Scottish Borders Dance Academy
Friday, June 23, 2017 - 13:17
If anyone is interested please come in and let us know! The Live Borders Dance Academy has been designed to offer selected young dancers in the region, the opportunity to work comprehensively with highly acclaimed professional dance artists. The four day residency offers young people the chance to experience intensive training and creativity whilst working towards a final public performance. A real opportunity to celebrate dance and young people in the area. This year’s residency will be led by Edinburgh based dance company Room 2 Manoeuvre. The company produces high quality work that entertains and challenges audiences and is characterised by its thematic and humorous nature. With a foundation in hip hop dance technique, Room 2 Manoeuvre firmly crosses into contemporary dance and physical theatre and has performed work around the UK, Europe, Asia and South America. p://r-2-m.net/boxfresh Alongside daily contemporary technique classes and creative sessions, the aspiring young dancers will take part in taster sessions in various dance forms, engage in an integrated dance and disability session and receive workshops in Health and Wellbeing and Careers in Performing Arts looking at professional performance, teaching and choreography. The programme offers an exceptional experience for committed young dancers who have demonstrated dedication and passion in the field. It aims to support individuals in gaining a clear understanding of the professional world of dance whilst nurturing and developing ambition.