Northern School of Contemporary Dance- Online Summer School

NSCD will be hosting an online summer school for prevocational (15 – 17 years) dancers in training and recent graduates (18 – 25 years) from Tuesday 28th July- Thursday 30th July 2020 with lessons taking place 4pm-8pm daily.

NSCD have partnered with world famous New York dance companies Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater and Limon Dance Company plus guest artists, to offer a unique opportunity to learn dance styles originating across the Atlantic.

Bringing together world-leading dance companies and training institutions from New York and Leeds, this unique course gives you the opportunity to learn techniques and company styles including:

• Alvin Ailey
• Limon
• Cunningham
• Horton

In addition to technique classes, you will have the opportunity to learn company rep and take part in creative/choreographic sessions. Hear more about career routes in the UK and the USA in a panel discussion with the artists at the end of the week.

The course comes a a cost of £135 but the Children and Young People’s Dance Network North (CYPDNN) are offering 2 bursaries for the NSCD Online Summer School, as part of their commitment to supporting dance opportunities for children and young people, and those who work with them.

One bursary will be awarded to a participant in the 15-17 age category and one will be awarded to a participant in the 18-25 age group. Bursaries will be awarded subject to means testing. In return, participants will be asked to become a ‘young voices advocate’.

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