Join us in the beautiful city of Chichester where you will be working with a range of professional dance artists, teachers and choreographers to extend your technique and creativity. Each day will consist of technique classes in contemporary, Ballet and Feldenkrais led by Ceyda Tanc, Grieg Cooke, Fiona Wallis and Detta Howe. Choreographic, repertory and site-specific workshops will be led by Ceyda Tanc, Grieg Cooke and Virginia Farman.
Where: University of Chichester, south coast of England.
When: 22nd – 26th July 2019
20th July 2019 – Early bird booking extended to the 21st June
ISTD dance sessions will also be offered with Irela Strachan. The campus facilities are excellent and include inspiring studios for technical and creative dance classes as well as grounds to explore outdoor and site-specific work.
A detailed booklet outlining travel instructions, registration times, accommodation guide and daily schedule will be provided nearer the time. An indicative daily schedule is as follows:
09.00 Morning technique class
11.00 Ballet/contemporary/Feldenkrais class
13.30 Repertory/choreography/site-specific workshops
16.30 End of day
We are just a 1-hour direct train from Gatwick Airport and accommodation is available on campus.
The course will run alongside The Safe Dance Practice course which is for current teachers of dance in any style, as well as students in their latter stages of their studies who may wish to pursue dance teaching upon graduation. The course will cover required knowledge for pursuit of the Certificates in Healthy Dance Practice, awarded by Safe in Dance International (SiDI www.safeindance.com). It is delivered by Edel Quin, a leading dance teacher and dance science practitioner, who is also a registered course provider for SiDI and co-author of the book ‘Safe Dance Practice. An Applied Dance Science Perspective’.
Costs for participants: £250 for full programme (£200 early bird applications)
For further information, please visit https://www.chi.ac.uk/department-dance