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Theatre Congress 2014

Date: Sunday 26 Oct 2014
Venue: St George's Hall, Liverpool
Country: United Kingdom Faculty: Cecchetti Classical Ballet, Classical Greek, Classical Indian Dance, Imperial Classical Ballet, Modern Theatre, National, Tap Dance

Event summary:

Classes, lectures and demonstrations will be delivered in theatre genres including classical Greek, modern theatre, tap, national dance, classical Indian and classical ballet.

Event details:

New for 2014! We are delighted to announce that this year, the Disco, Freestyle and Rock ‘n’ Roll Faculty are joining forces with the theatre faculties and will be offering street dance and commercial hip hop classes for students and children, with an opportunity for teachers to observe.*

Fees and booking information
Teachers: £25
Students and children: £15

Bookings open 1st July 2014

Advance booking is essential as class numbers are limited. 

To book a place or ask a question, please email coursebookings@istd.org

Teacher Booking Form - PDF Teacher Booking Form - Word 
Child & Student Booking Form - PDF   Child & Student Booking Form - Word

 

PROGRAMME

Time

Students
(intermediate standard and above)

Teachers

Children 12 – 14 years

Children 9 – 11 years

08:45 onwards

Registration

09:30 – 10:15

Warm-Up: Classical Indian – Kathak

Delivered by Sujata Banerjee

Warm-Up: National dance

Delivered by Cathi-Conroy Jones

10:30 – 11:30

 

Classical Greek: a taster session of the varying styles & qualities of classical Greek dance delivered by Kay Ball

 

Tap dance: grade 5 syllabus demonstration hosted by Alison Forrester

 

Classical Indian: a non-syllabus class

 

Classical ballet: a non-syllabus ballet class delivered by Kate Simmons

 

11:45 – 12:45

Classical ballet: a non-syllabus ballet class delivered by guest lecturer, Jonathan Payn

 

Modern theatre: developing the work both artistically and technically.

Delivered by Ruth Armstrong

Street dance & commercial hip Hop: a non-syllabus class delivered by Samantha Vale

Tap dance: a non-syllabus class delivered by Alison Forrester 

12:45 – 13:30 

Break 

13:30 – 14:30

 

Street dance & commercial hip hop: a non-syllabus class delivered by Samantha Vale

 

Imperial classical ballet: a free class at grade 5 level with invited students, ending with a Q&A session for teachers.

Delivered by Vivienne Saxton

 

Tap dance: a non-syllabus class delivered by guest lecturer, Graeme Henderson

 

Classical Greek: a taster session of the varying styles & qualities of classical Greek dance delivered by Kay Ball

14:45 – 15:45

 

Tap dance: a non-syllabus class delivered by guest lecturer, Graeme Henderson

 

National dance: a demonstration of dances selected from the vocational syllabus. Hosted by Barbara Simons

 

Classical ballet: a non-syllabus ballet class delivered by guest lecturer, Jonathan Payn

 

Modern theatre: a non-syllabus class delivered by Ruth Armstrong

 

16:00 – 17:00

Modern theatre: a non-syllabus class delivered by Ruth Armstrong

Classical repertoire workshop: the Montagues and Capulets, Romeo and Juliet. Delivered by Kate Simmons and guest lecturer, Jonathan Payn

Finish

Finish

*Teachers enrolled on the teachers’ programme may observe any of the student classes. Due to reasons, including space restrictions, this opportunity cannot be extended to include the children’s classes. The programme is subject to alteration.

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