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Dance Technique (for ages 10 - 13)

Summer School for Young People

Introduction

This fun and energetic five-day dance summer schools allows young people aged 10 – 13 to experience a variety of dance genres and improve their overall technique.

Participants will be taught by professional teaching artists and will include classes in jazz, ballet, contemporary dance, musical theatre, commercial, street dance, dance theatre and choreography. You will be expected to creatively engage with other students in the group and also complete some partner work and solo tasks.

By the end of this course participants will have:

  • improved their dance performance technique
  • developed their skills in a range of dance styles
  • experienced a professional approach to practice
  • gained a basic understanding of creative tools and choreographic devices

This summer course is aimed at young people who wish to improve their dance technique across a range of dance genres. The course is also suitable for those considering further dance training.

It will take place in one of our beautiful dance spaces at the Wallace Studios at Speirs Locks and will culminate in an informal sharing of the work created during the week for family and friends.

The deadline for booking this course is Friday 1 June 2018 at 12pm.

Introduction

This fun and energetic five-day dance summer schools allows young people aged 10 – 13 to experience a variety of dance genres and improve their overall technique.

Participants will be taught by professional teaching artists and will include classes in jazz, ballet, contemporary dance, musical theatre, commercial, street dance, dance theatre and choreography. You will be expected to creatively engage with other students in the group and also complete some partner work and solo tasks.

By the end of this course participants will have:

  • improved their dance performance technique
  • developed their skills in a range of dance styles
  • experienced a professional approach to practice
  • gained a basic understanding of creative tools and choreographic devices

This summer course is aimed at young people who wish to improve their dance technique across a range of dance genres. The course is also suitable for those considering further dance training.

It will take place in one of our beautiful dance spaces at the Wallace Studios at Speirs Locks and will culminate in an informal sharing of the work created during the week for family and friends.

The deadline for booking this course is Friday 1 June 2018 at 12pm.

Financial support



Agnes Allan Bursary

Agnes Allan was a teacher, passionate about inclusion, and this bursary scheme exists to offer support to students to participate in the performing or production arts.

The Agnes Allan Bursary provides some support to students who may require financial assistance to take part in a short course in dance, drama, music, production or screen.

Anyone who wishes to take part in our Lifelong Learning courses and faces a financial barrier can apply for bursary support to help meet the cost of tuition fees.

More information about the Agnes Allan Bursary.

 



Entry requirements

This course is open access for young people aged 10 – 13.

Whilst no formal qualifications are required, it is recommended that students have experience in dance technique classes (ballet, jazz or contemporary) to feel confident and fully benefit from the course.

Preparing for your course

No advance preparation is required for this course.

Participants should wear comfortable clothes suitable for dancing – for example leggings and a t-shirt or leotard for girls, shorts or light/loose trousers for boys. Jazz shoes should be worn and participants should be willing to work in bare feet for contemporary classes.

Students should bring water and healthy snacks as this course will be very physical.

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Offers

Promotional Offers

We offer a selection of promotional offers for our Lifelong Learning courses, take a look.

To receive the promotional offer code, contact lifelong@rcs.ac.uk before booking a course.