An intensive set of weekend and evening dance workshops for adults, delivered by John Darvell, Artistic Director, of NOCTURN and other guest professionals, culminating in an evening performance on Friday 3 August!
This exciting opportunity open to all beginners, improvers and advanced adult dancers, will explore the dance technique of the professional company’s work.
Each session will include a warm up and company technique class, independent and collaborative creative exploration, learning and rehearsing choreographed sequences with support from NOCTURN'S professional dancers, with feedback and group discussion on choreographic choices.
Sunday's session will include working with guest practitioner Charlie Morrissey.
Participants must be available for the performance on Friday 3 August, and must be aged over 19.
John Darvell’s Berkshire based company NOCTURN creates and delivers experimental contemporary narrative performances based on topical social issues. Using a mixture of dance and accessible technology, they engage audiences in interactive artistic events that they may experience accidentally, either in an installation setting, or online.
Course dates: - Sunday 29 July, 10am - 4.30pm (this session will start in the Learning Centre before moving onto the Corn Exchange stage) - Tuesday 31 July, 7pm - 10pm - Wednesday 1 August, 7pm - 10pm - Thursday 2 August, 8pm onwards - Friday 3 August, 8pm onwards