Get Your Dance On Festival Pass

Fri. 23 Sep, 2016 at 12:00pm - Fri. 30 Sep, 2016 at 4:00pm AEST
movers aged 3-99
movers aged 3-99
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movers aged 3-99
Event Description

Can't decide which class to take? Why Choose. Join us in the backyard studio for the complete series of short workshops run by the Movers in Residence, local and international dance teachers. Open to movers and shakers of all ages and experiences who are ready to try out a few moves and have fun.

No previous dance experience required.



Friday Sept 23, 12:00pm in the Backyard Studio
Salsa with Pedro Fonseca
Salsa is not a dance style. Salsa is a music style and a cultural movement!
Saturday Sept 24,12:00pm in the Festival Hub
Dancing Devices with Cari Ann Shim Sham
Explore the world of moving and new media. Have a go at being filmed as a dancer using ipads, gopro cameras, cell phones and whatever is in your pocket.
Monday Sept 26,12:00pm in the Backyard Studio 
Aboriginal Dance with Jo Clancy
Imagine being a hunter or being hunted; how do you move without being seen, without being heard? Participants will warm-up to the rhythm of the clapsticks, make tracks across the floor and explore contemporary Aboriginal movement.
Tuesday Sept 27, 12:00pm in the Backyard Studio
Basic Circus with Ruby Rowat
Come try throwing hats in the air, in sync! And counterbalancing in basic human pyramids. 
Wednesday Sept 28, 12:00pm in the Backyard Studio
Urban with Rochelle de Vries
Hip hop, Urban and African fusion is what we will embark on in this workshop. All 3 styles work hand in hand together due to the rhythmic flow and how you feel the music.
Wednesday Sept 28, 4:00pm in the Backyard Studio 
Live Art with Lz Dunn
Get a sneak peak into the creative process behind the creation of AEON.
Thursday Sept 29, 12:00pm in the Backyard Studio
Flamenco with Marina Tamayo
The class will explore the various dialogues of Flamenco including song, verse, dance, music, rhythm and how they are unified and reliant on each other.
Friday Sept 30,12:00pm in the Backyard Studio 
Bollywood with Nildara Gadani 
Come and experience the magic, excitement, and passion of dance, the Bollywood way and be ready to join the BYO-V pop up performance on Saturday Oct 1.

Friday Sept 30, 4:00pm in the Backyard Studio 
Traditional Dance with Sinsa Mansell
Spend 90 minutes with pakana kanaplila  and experience Tasmanian Aboriginal Traditional Dance. Participating movers will be invited to join the company in the closing ceremony on October 1.
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Backyard Studio Salamanca Square
Battery Point, TAS 7004