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Participants will learn a Cunningham-based warm up followed by a creative choreography workshop accompanied by a live percussionist which I’m sure will be fabulous.

No previous contemporary experience is required, however, a decent knowledge of dance is preferable so all are welcome. I think this will be a really exciting opportunity to try something a little different and I myself am very much looking forward to participating!

Please see the details below:

Date: Sunday 24th June
Time: 11.30 – 1.30pm
Venue: St Michael’s Church Hall, Grenfell Road,
Beaconsfield, HP9 2BN
Cost: £25
Standard: Grade 5 upwards

*Places are limited and are confirmed on a first come first serve basis so do book your place soon to avoid disappointment.

Payment is to be made to :

‘Beaconsfield School of Dance’
Natwest Bank
A/C: 60630221
Sort code: 60-02-09.

Please put your name/your child’s name as a reference against the payment. Thank you.

 

Maria Ryan

Guest Teacher

A brief bigraphy of Maria Ryan Below who will be my guest teacher for this exciting workshop:

Maria Ryan trained at the London Contemporary Dance School and performed with their graduate performance company in 1994-1995 (which was called 4D and is now EDGE). She was a professional dance artist for 9 years, performing and teaching with contemporary choreographers and companies including Yael Flexer, Hénri Oguike & Phoenix Dance Company. During this time Maria also worked with choreographers such as Richard Alston, Mark Baldwin, Jonzi D and Siobhan Davies.

She taught contemporary technique on the Centre for Advanced Training programme at Swindon Dance and made the transition to project management working with Independent Dance, Swindon Dance and then as Children & Youth Dance Manager at The Place from 2011-2017. She is currently a Creative Learning Producer at

Register now for the Contemporary Dance Workshop

Please use the form below to register your interest, or if you would rather email Miss Fiona directly please email beaconsfieldschoolofdance@gmail.com

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Fiona Grotefeld, Principle,
Beaconsfield School of Dance

Address: 12 Kite Wood Road, Penn, Buckinghamshire, HP10 8HH

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