DANCE CHOREOGRAPHY professional development workshop
Goal: to promote dance in our schools, through increasing the competency and confidence levels of teachers involved.
Target group: interested teachers who wish to enhance their skills in the areas of dance choreography and movement skills in their students.
Applications: applications for inclusion in the course may be made by completing the form on the web-site.
The course will cover the following areas of dance:
choreography – how to build a dance
themes – constructing a dance narrative
elements of dance – getting the most out of movement
movement patterns – using the stage / transitions in choreography
selecting music / costuming / portraying characters
boys in dance
Cost of casual relief days for course participants will be covered by the Blue Mountains/Nepean Dance festival.
There will be a limit of 20 participants in the course. A maximum of 2 teachers from the same school may apply.
Workshop venue: Nepean Creative & Performing Arts HS
115-119 Great Western Highway Emu Plains 2750
Times and date: Monday 18th March at 8:30am (for a 9:00am start) - 3:00pm
What to bring: note-book / wear comfortable clothing and foot-wear. There will be a (non-strenuous) practical component to the day.
Morning tea and lunch will be provided.
Applications close Friday 1st March (week 5)