[open class] will be taken over by Eleesha Drennan on 21st + 22nd March for morning pro class. Eleesha’s teaches a dynamic release contemporary technique class that builds strength and power through organic movement principals.The class begins with exercises to open and fully articulate the body, gradually progressing in preparation for the final phrase which puts everything together. The end of class culminates in an expansive sequence that uses off-balance suspension to play with the extremes of dancing with freedom and control.
Where: The Lodge Space, 120a Lower Road, London, SE16 2UB, UK
When: Wednesday 21st March and Thursday 22nd March 2018 / 10am – 11.30am
Eleesha Drennan is an award-winning dance artist and choreographer based in London. Awarded first prize for ‘Whiskers’ at the International Solo Dance Theatre Festival Stuttgart and received the Sky Academy Arts Scholarship for the creation of Channel Rose, mentored by Wayne McGregor. Eleesha danced in National Dance Company Wales 2004-2013 where she became House Choreographer in 2011.
Eleesha has worked with renowned choreographers including Ohad Naharin, Itzik Galili, Nigel Charnock, Angelin Preljocaj and Andonis Foniadakis.Choreographic commissions include National Dance Company Wales, Maiden Voyage Dance Company, EDge (LCDS), London College of Fashion, Selfridges, Intoto, Fertile Ground, National Youth Dance Wales. Currently working as a choreographer for Vanara, The Musical and developing a new production for Eleesha Drennan Dance, Infinite Glimpse.
[openclass] is a non-profit organisation that runs affordable weekly classes and takeover workshops for professional contemporary dancers in London.
Ticket sales finish on the day of the workshop
Cost: £6 inc. booking fee. Limited places available.
Contact details: email@example.com
To book your place visit https://m.bpt.me/event/3360519
For further information, please visit www.openclass.dance