A Focus on Creativity

A series of seminars and workshops focusing on creativity in ballet education and training.

Following the success of A Focus on Style and Training, The Royal Ballet School is delighted to present this third series of lectures, practical demonstrations and panel discussions.

 

Dance Teachers’ Workshop – Sunday 26 October 2014

Creative Teaching

Janet Karin, dance teacher, educator and President of the International Association for Dance Medicine & Science (IADMS) will present a one day workshop exploring creative approaches to teaching and learning dance techniques, including classical ballet.
Creativity in Ballet Education and Training Seminars open to the general public. Creative Masterclass open to young dancers aged 14-18 years (with and without previous ballet experience). Dance Teachers’ Workshop open to dance teachers only.

Further in formation about the Teachers Workshop – Sunday 26 October

Book now closing date for booking is Friday 17 October

 

Creativity in Ballet Education – Sunday 9 November 2014

Introducing Ballet to New Audiences

Keynote speakers
Alastair Macaulay, dance critic for the New York Times
Jonothan Neelands PhD, DSc, FRSA
Associate Dean Creativity, Warwick Business School

Panel Chair
Kenneth Tharp OBE, Chief Executive, The Place

Further in formation about the Creativity in Ballet Education Seminar – Sunday 9 November

Book now closing date for booking is Friday 24 October

 

Creativity in Ballet Training – Sunday 30 November 2014

Developing the Choreographic Skill of Young Dancers

Keynote speaker

Panel Chair
Kenneth Tharp OBE, Chief Executive, The Place (tbc)

Further in formation about the Creativity in Ballet Training Seminar – Sunday 30 November

Book now closing date for booking is Friday 14 November

 

Creative Masterclass- Sunday 9 November 2014, 1.45 – 3.45pm

For dancers with or without ballet experience aged 14-18 years

Led by Bim Malcomson, this workshop is designed for dancers with or without ballet experience and will explore how to use ballet as a creative tool.

Book now closing date for booking is Friday 14 October

 

 

Where will it be held?

The Royal Ballet Upper School, 46 Floral Street, Covent Garden WC2E 9DA

How much will it cost?

Individual Seminar £75

Both Seminars £120

Teachers’ Workshop £60

Both Seminars and Teachers’ Workshop £160

Student Masterclass £40

How do I sign up?

Online booking is now open.

Book onto the Dance Teachers’ Workshop and/or Seminars

Book onto the Student Masterclass (14-18 year olds only)
Please note students filling out this form will need to do so with a parent/guardian present to digitally sign the form once completed.

Early booking is recommended as places are limited.