Dance (for people with learning difficulties)

Course Dates: 30/09/22 - 30/06/23
Time: 10:30 - 12:30
Location: Keeley Street
Learn dance and movement skills. Create new dance moves and physical theatre pieces. Produce a dance piece for performance. Present your dance skills to an audience. This year the Dance group will be undertaking a 10 week residency with the Royal Ballet based at the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden.
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Full fee £169.00 Senior fee £169.00 Concession £169.00

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Course Code: SD128

Available start dates 

Fri, day, 30 Sep - 30 Jun '23

Duration: 30 sessions (over 40 weeks)

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What is the course about?

Develop dance and movement skills
Explore contemporary dance forms
Physical theatre methods
Create a choreography and devise a dance movement piece for a public performance.

What will we cover?

Physical warm-ups
Co-ordination and rhythmic exercises
Laban technique
Create new dance moves
Choreograph a dance movement piece for performance.

What will I achieve?
By the end of this course you should be able to...

Follow a set of co-ordinated movements in a warm-up
Improve your sense of rhythm
Devise your own dance/movement/theatre scenes
Increase control and flexibility of movement
Take part in a dance movement performance.

What level is the course and do I need any particular skills?

The course is for students with learning disabilities with a recognised ability in dance and movement.

How will I be taught, and will there be any work outside the class?

Whole group work
Pair work
Individual work
1-1 tuition.

Are there any other costs? Is there anything I need to bring?


When I've finished, what course can I do next?

Advice on courses for people with learning disabilities and additional support for other City Lit courses is available on Tuesday 12.30-1.30 by appointment only. Please call 020 7492 2586 or email to book an appointment.

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