to Wednesday 20th February 2019 at 17:30
For those who have some dance experience and would like to develop their skills further and perform. We are delighted that dancers will have the opportunity to have a three day dance intensive with Alexander Whitley Dance Company to create a curtain raiser using stimulus and signature movement from 8 Minutes.
A fantastic opportunity to work with a professional company and work towards a performance. The group will work with Alexander Whitley Company Dancer Robert Bridger.
About Robert Bridger: Originally from Wiltshire, Robert started his training at the Swindon Dance, Centre for Advance Training from where he continued his training and study at Rambert School of Ballet and Contemporary Dance. He has worked previously with National Dance Company Wales, Protein Dance, Saju Hari Dance, Hubert Essakow at The Print Room. Robert currently works and collaborates with Emanuel Gat Dance – previous works include TENWORKS with Opera de Lyon and DUOS. Robert joined Alex Whitley Dance Company in 2017 to work on the duet, Between Two Fires.
DATES: Monday 18th to Wednesday 20th February 2019
TIMES: 12noon – 5.30pm (Registration from 11.45am)
VENUE: The Kemp Room, H.G. Wells Conference & Events Centre, Church Street East, Woking, GU21 6HJ
The fee includes the three days of dance classes with Alexander Whitley Dance Company, performance of this newly created piece, a curtain raiser for Alexander Whitley Dance Company on the 21st March (including a rehearsal nearer the time and tech/dress rehearsal) and to watch 8 Minutes after performing!
Suitable for those aged 12 plus
A Curtain Raiser performance at 8 Minutes:
WHEN: Thursday 21st March 2019, 7.30pm (Rehearsal details TBC)
VENUE: Rhoda McGaw Theatre, Woking, GU21
About Alexander Whitley Dance Company: Alexander Whitley is a London-based choreographer working at the cutting edge of British contemporary dance. He has also created work for several of the UK’s leading companies including the Royal Ballet, Rambert, Balletboyz, Candoco and Birmingham Royal Ballet. Alexander Whitley Dance Company was established in 2014 bringing together artists and academics from a wide range of fields including science, architecture and design. The workshop will be with members of the Alexander Whitley Dance Company.
To book, please complete the booking form: EVOLVE-February-Half-Term-2019-Booking-Form