Workshops

 

              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)

 

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