Workshop Archive

Welcome to the DanceEast Workshop Archive

Have a look at some of the previous workshops that have taken place at the DanceHouse.

50 YEARS+ SUMMER INTENSIVE

This is an exciting opportunity for people aged 50yrs+ with any level of dance experience to work intensively with professional dance artists over two days.

Ages

50yrs+

Workshop Dates and Times

Thursday 3 August | 10:00AM

Cost

£48

SUMMER SCHOOL (12–18YRS)

Summer Schools are an opportunity for people to take part in intensive dance activity during the summer holiday. With classes taught by our professional tutors in conjunction with guest teacher, each Summer School offers the chance for participants to experience a range of dance styles and work creatively with others.

Ages

12 - 18yrs

Workshop Dates and Times

Monday 31 July – Friday 4 August 9.00am – 3.30pm

Cost

£125

SUMMER SCHOOL (7–11YRS)

Summer Schools are an opportunity for people to take part in intensive dance activity during the summer holiday. With classes taught by our professional tutors in conjunction with guest teacher, each Summer School offers the chance for participants to experience a range of dance styles and work creatively with others.

Ages

7 - 11yrs

Workshop Dates and Times

Monday 31 July | 9:00AM

Cost

£125

Level 2

BALLET BLACK LEVEL 2

Recommended for those aged 10-19 years who are working towards or in vocational training, working at an Intermediate – Advanced 2 or the equivalent.

Ages

10 - 19yrs

Workshop Dates and Times

Saturday 3 June | 2:00PM

Cost

£12

Level 1

BALLET BLACK LEVEL 1

Recommended for those aged 10-19 years who have had some Ballet experience and are in Grade 3 + or the equivalent.

Ages

10 - 19yrs

Workshop Dates and Times

Saturday 3 June | 2:00PM

Cost

£12

CAS PUBLIC FAMILY WORKSHOP

4YRS+ & ACCOMPANYING ADULT

A playful and fun workshop for young people & their parents/guardians where participants can learn an excerpt from Cas Public's latest show with a dancer from the company.

Ages

4yrs+

Workshop Dates and Times

Saturday 20 May | 2:45PM

Cost

£8

COMPANY CHAMELEON WORKSHOP

Based on themes from their latest production Witness, Company Chameleon's workshop will explore mental health through dance and introduce the company's distinctive movement language and style.

Ages

14yrs+

Workshop Dates and Times

Saturday 13 May | 2:00PM

Cost

£12

JAMES COUSINS OVER 55S WORKSHOP

Participants will experience James' unique style through a workshop based on the company's latest production, Rosalind. Led by James and a company dancer the session will include a contemporary warm-up, the opportunity to learn repertoire from Rosalind and a creative exploration of the work.

Ages

55yrs+

Workshop Dates and Times

Thursday 4 May | 2:30PM

Cost

£12

A Healthier Dancer Day on The Adolescent Dancer

A HEALTHIER DANCER DAY ON THE ADOLESCENT DANCER_A PARTNERSHIP BETWEEN DANCEEAST AND ONE DANCE UK

This day-long IADMS Regional Meeting is aimed at dance educators, private dance school teachers, community artists, parents and anyone involved in the dance teaching and learning of children and young people.

Ages

Workshop Dates and Times

Friday 26 May | 10.00am to 6.00pm

This event is in partnership with One Dance UK and IADMS. If you do not wish for your booking details to be shared with these two organisations, please call our Box Office Team 01473 295230. 

Cost

£80, £65 concessions

Level 1

LINDY HOP WORKSHOP

Part of Ipswich Jazz Festival and Move|Be Moved Festival

Learn some great social, partner and solo dance skills in this two hour Lindy Hop workshop with one of the most experienced Jazz and Lindy Hop dancers in the UK; Grounded Movement's Temujin Gill.

Ages

16yrs+

Workshop Dates and Times

Friday 23 June | 4.30 – 6.30pm

Cost

£12

YOUTH PERFORMANCE PROJECT

DanceEast is looking for 15 dancers aged 16-21yrs to join Tavaziva live on stage at the Jerwood DanceHouse.

Ages

Workshop Dates and Times

Performance date: Friday 31 March 

Over 55yrs

SHOBANA JEYASINGH OVER-55s WORKSHOP

Inspired by Shobana's unique dance style and approach to choreography, participants will explore the world of Material Men redux.

Ages

55yrs+

Workshop Dates and Times

Thursday 16 February | 2:30PM

Cost

£12

14yrs+

JOSÉ AGUDO’S REPERTOIRE & RHYTHM MASTERCLASS

A fast-paced workshop which aims to improve stamina through precise and simple movement patterns.

Ages

14yrs+

Workshop Dates and Times

Saturday 22 April | 11:00AM

Cost

£12

4-6yrs & Their Adults

NORTHERN BALLET GOLDILOCKS WORKSHOP 4-6yrs

Participants will have the opportunity to work with a professional ballet company and explore the story and characters of Goldilocks & the Three Bears.

Ages

4 - 6yrs

Workshop Dates and Times

Saturday 4 March | 2:00PM (SOLD OUT)

Cost

£8

7-10yrs

NORTHERN BALLET GOLDILOCKS WORKSHOP 7-10yrs

Participants will have the opportunity to work with a professional ballet company and explore the story and characters of Goldilocks & the Three Bears.

Ages

7 - 10yrs

Workshop Dates and Times

Saturday 4 March | 3:30PM

Cost

£8

School Years 10 & 11

GCSE WORKSHOP DAY

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This GCSE Workshop Day is a great opportunity for dance students to work with two professional dance companies from the AQA GCSE Dance Anthology: StopGap and James Cousins.

Ages

14yrs+

Workshop Dates and Times

Friday 3 February | 9.30am – 2.30pm

Cost

£20 per student

CAT Open Day Tours

Tours of the Jerwood DanceHouse will be running throughout the Open Day on Sunday 30 April 2017.

Ages

Workshop Dates and Times

Sunday 30 April | 10:30am, 12.30pm & 2.30pm

Cost

FREE

CAT OPEN DAY TASTER WORKSHOPS

The Open day will give prospective students and their parents the opportunity to see the DanceEast CAT in action.

Ages

Workshop Dates and Times

Sunday 30 April | 10.00am & 2.30pm

Cost

FREE

Norwich CAT Taster Workshop

Come along to the Norwich Taster Workshop to find out more about the DanceEast Centre for Advanced Training (CAT).

Ages

Workshop Dates and Times

Saturday 25 March | 1:00PM

Cost

FREE

Cambridge CAT Taster Workshop

Come along to the Cambridge Taster Workshop to find out more about the DanceEast Centre for Advanced Training (CAT).

Ages

Workshop Dates and Times

Saturday 18 March | 1:00PM

Cost

FREE

Colchester CAT Taster Workshop

Come along to the Colchester Taster Workshop to find out more about the DanceEast Centre for Advanced Training (CAT).

Ages

Workshop Dates and Times

Saturday 4 March | 1:00PM

Cost

FREE

Ipswich CAT Taster Workshop

Come along to the Ipswich Taster Workshop to find out more about the DanceEast Centre for Advanced Training (CAT).

Ages

Workshop Dates and Times

Monday 13 February | 9:00AM
Monday 13 February | 1:00PM

Cost

FREE

AUDITION PREPARATION DAY – CONTEMPORARY

This popular one-day course designed to support dancers auditioning for places at vocational dance schools, conservatoires and universities is back!

Ages

15 - 18yrs

Workshop Dates and Times

Monday 24 October | 9.00am – 5.30pm

Cost

£35

14yrs+

JASMIN VARDIMON MASTERCLASS

14YRS+

During this masterclass, explore Jasmin Vardimon Company repertoire from their brand new production Pinocchio,

Ages

14yrs+

Workshop Dates and Times

Friday 16 December | 5:00PM

Cost

£12

7yrs+ & Their Adults

JASMIN VARDIMON FAMILY WORKSHOP

7YRS+ & ACCOMPANYING ADULT

Delve into the magical story of Pinocchio through a fun movement and creative workshop.

Ages

7yrs+

Workshop Dates and Times

Saturday 17 December | 4.00 – 5.00pm

Cost

£8 Adult + 1 child, £3 Additional Adult, £2 Additional Child

BABY LOVES TO BOOGIE CHRISTMAS DISCO!

MOST SUITABLE FOR UNDER-5's AND THEIR FAMILIES

Get your dancing shoes on for a fun-filled day of Christmas activities especially for under 5's and their families.

Ages

Under 5yrs

Workshop Dates and Times

Saturday 3 December | 10.00am – 2.00pm

Cost

£4 Adult, £3 Child & £12 Family Ticket (2 adults + 2 children OR 1 adult + 3 children)

ROSEMARY LEE WORKSHOP

TWO DAY ARTIST RETREAT FOR DANCE PRACTITIONERS

Join DanceEast Associate Artist Rosemary Lee on a two day artist retreat.

Ages

18yrs+

Workshop Dates and Times

Saturday 12 & Sunday 13 November | 10:00AM

Cost

£65 (including lunch)

AUDITION PREPARATION DAY – COMMERCIAL

This popular one-day course designed to support dancers auditioning for places at vocational dance schools, conservatoires and universities is back!

Ages

15 - 18yrs

Workshop Dates and Times

Monday 24 October | 9.00am – 5.30pm

Cost

£35

ESSENTIAL ALSTON 55YRS+ WORKSHOP

Especially for those aged 55yrs+, this workshop will be based on two hours of Alston's movement with experienced animateur and professional dancer, Meg Saunders.

Ages

55yrs+

Workshop Dates and Times

Thursday 20 October | 11:00AM

Cost

£12

JAMES WILTON WORKSHOP

14yrs+

Participants will learn phrases from Wilton's new touring work Leviathan and also allow students to create their own choreography.

Ages

14yrs+

Workshop Dates and Times

Friday 14 October | 4:00PM

Cost

£12

Rambert Boys 5-day Summer School

Join Rambert for an exciting week of classes and choreography for boys aged 12-18yrs

Ages

Workshop Dates and Times

Monday 1 – Friday 5 August, 10am – 4pm

Level 2

DANCEEAST SUMMER SCHOOL (12 – 18 YRS)

Monday 1st – Friday 5th August - 9.00am–3.30pm

This summer school for 12-18yrs is a fantastic opportunity for young people to work as a professional dance company, learn new skills and most importantly have fun!

Ages

12 - 18yrs

Workshop Dates and Times

Monday 1 August | 9:00AM

Cost

£120

Open

DANCEEAST SUMMER SCHOOL (7 – 11 YRS)

Monday 1st – Friday 5th August - 9.00am–3.00pm

A fun-packed, energy-filled week of dance for 7-11year olds.

Ages

7 - 11yrs

Workshop Dates and Times

Monday 1 August | 9:00AM

Cost

£120

ADVENTURES OF THE LITTLE GHOST WORKSHOP

FOR CHILDREN 4-9YRS + ACCOMPANYING ADULT

Free to The Adventures of The Little Ghost performance ticket holders, this workshop with enhance the audience's experience of the show.

Ages

4yrs+

Workshop Dates and Times

Saturday 9 July | 1:00PM
Saturday 9 July | 3:30PM

Cost

£0

HOST

This event is for older dancers, as well as practitioners, leaders and choreographers, and those working with older people.

HOST is an event about shifting attitudes to older people in dance performance contexts.

Ages

18yrs+

Workshop Dates and Times

Tuesday 5 July | 12:00PM

Cost

£40, £15 for over 55 years

Experience Day for The Adventures of The Little Ghost

We are looking for dancers to perform in The Adventures of the Little Ghost!

Ages

Workshop Dates and Times

Saturday 11 June | 2.00 – 4.00pm

Open

Dance for Suffolk: Ballet Workshop (13-18yrs)

Inspired by the repertoire of The Royal Ballet led by Gary Avis, David Pickering and Helen Crawford.

Ages

13 - 18yrs

Workshop Dates and Times

Saturday 3 September | 11.00am – 5.00pm

Cost

£30

Open

Dance for Suffolk: Ballet Workshop (8-12yrs)

Inspired by the repertoire of The Royal Ballet led by Gary Avis, David Pickering and Helen Crawford.

Ages

8 - 12yrs

Workshop Dates and Times

Saturday 3 September | 11.00am – 5.00pm

Cost

£30

Open

Gecko Autumn Intensive

This three-day intensive provides a unique opportunity to delve into the world of Gecko.

Ages

18yrs+

Workshop Dates and Times

Monday 12 – Wednesday 14 September | 10.00am – 4.45pm

Cost

£195, £175 concessions

BIG DANCE WORKSHOP

Come along and learn Akram Khan's stunning choreography and be part of the UK's biggest dance event.

Ages

Workshop Dates and Times

Saturday 2 July

Open

CAT Open Day

The Open day will give prospective students and their parents the opportunity to see the DanceEast CAT in action.

Ages

10yrs+ and accompanying adult

Workshop Dates and Times

Sunday 17 April | 9:00am – 1.00pm or 1:30 – 5.30pm

Cost

FREE

Open

CAT Open Day Tours

Tours of the Jerwood DanceHouse will be running throughout the Open Day on Sunday 17 April. The tours are open to people who have been to a Taster Workshop and want to see the DanceHouse and the students in action

Ages

All

Workshop Dates and Times

Sunday 17 April | 10:30am, 11:30am,  3:00pm, 3:30pm

Cost

FREE

Healthy Young Dancer Workshop

School House, Saxtead, IP13 9QP

Practical session for dance teachers exploring the optimisation of efficient leg and hip mechanics, performance enhancement and rehabilitation from injury.

Ages

Workshop Dates and Times

Friday 13 May | 10.00am – 1.00pm

Cost

£12.00

Open

Tring Park Workshop

Workshop & masterlcass led by industry professionals for just £20, and a free performance ticket to Encore Dance.

Ages

11yrs+

Workshop Dates and Times

Sunday 1 May | 1.30pm – 5.00pm

Cost

£20 – includes a free ticket to the Encore Dance performance

Vuelos Inspired Creative Dance Workshop

Brought to you by MOKO Dance, this fun-packed creative dance workshop takes inspiration from the production of Vuelos by Aracaladanza.

Ages

Workshop Dates and Times

May 2016

Open

Norwich CAT Taster Workshop

Come along to the Norwich Taster Workshop to find out more about the DanceEast Centre for Advanced Training (CAT).

Ages

10yrs+ and accompanying adult

Workshop Dates and Times

Saturday 19 March | 1.30 – 4.30pm

Cost

FREE

NYDC Experience Day

This NYDC Experience Workshop offers the opportunity to enjoy a workshop day which will be engaging, exciting and informative about dance and dance training with National Youth Dance Company.

Ages

Workshop Dates and Times

Friday 3 June