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Start Date – Mon, 19 Oct 2020

End Date – Fri, 30 Oct 2020

Venue – Online

Style – Contemporary, Imperial Classical Ballet, Modern Theatre and Tap Dance

OVERVIEW

Join us this October half term (UK) for a number of popular syllabus courses aimed to help you prepare for the latter half of the Autumn term. Bookings Open 28/09/2020

Contemporary Courses

Intermediate Foundation 

This course aims to provide teachers with the skills they need to prepare students for examination. Attendees will experience syllabus exercises and explore the key elements and themes of the Intermediate Foundation level of the syllabus. Teachers will investigate methods and tools for setting and guiding students through structured improvisation tasks.

Saturday 24 October to Monday 26 October - 09:00 - 12:15

Intermediate

This course aims to provide teachers with the skills they need to prepare students for examination at the Intermediate level. Attendees will learn syllabus exercises and explore the key elements and themes of the Intermediate level of the syllabus. Teachers will also investigate methods and tools for setting and guiding students through structured improvisation tasks.

Saturday 17 October to Monday 19 October - CHANGE OF TIME  13:15 - 16:30  

Wednesday 21 October to Friday 23 October - 13:15 - 16:30

Tuesday 27 October to Thursday 29 October - 13:15 - 16:30

Wednesday 28 October to Friday 30 October - 09:00 - 12:15

Imperial Classical Ballet Courses

Pirouettes & Turns - Introduction, Technique, Rhythm and Timing

An Introduction to turning, spotting and rhythm, developing technique and technical analysis. There will be time for syllabus questions relating to pirouettes.

Monday 19 October, 09:00 - 12:15

Focus on Pointe work

Prepare your students for Pointe work. Develop strength and refine technique from the beginning of their training to advanced level.

Wednesday 21 October, 09:00 - 12:15

Training of Ballet Technique

Learn training exercises to support your syllabus classes. Those preparing for the DDE exam will benefit from a variety of teaching methods.

Wednesday 21 October, 13:15 - 16:30

Class Examinations Pre-Primary to Level 3

Update your syllabus knowledge whilst assessing and appreciating the new music content.

Thursday 22 October, 09:00 - 12:15

Focus on Intermediate (female)

Refresh your knowledge of set exercises, teaching points and have your questions answered.

Thursday 22 October, 13:15 - 16:30

Development of Allegro and Batterie (Grades 1-5)

Learn how to establish and develop sound Allegro and Batterie technique as a child moves through the grades.

Wednesday 28 October, 09:00 - 12:15

Modern Theatre Courses

Grade 4, 5 & 6 Musical Theatre Amalgamations and Progressions.

Introducing the new Alternative Musical Theatre Amalgamations through physical learning of the supportive progression sequences & amalgamation.

Gain insight into the influences that have inspired these three new amalgamations.

Grade 4:

Thursday 22 October, 09:00 - 12:15 & 13:15 - 16:30

Friday 30 October, 09:00 - 12:15 & 13:15 - 16:30

Grade 5: 

Wednesday 21 October, 09:00 - 12:15 & 13:15 - 16:30

Monday 26 October, 09:00 - 12:15 & 13:15 - 16:30

Grade 6: Thursday 29 October, 09:00 - 12:15 & 13:15 - 16:30


Tap Dance Courses

Intermediate Syllabus. 

The recently revised Intermediate syllabus is available for you to refresh and recap or learn for the very first time...

Part 1: Warm up and Drills. Tuesday 20 October, 13:15 - 16:30 & Thursday 29 October 09:00 - 12:15

Part 2: Five Technical Sequences. Friday 23 October 09:00 - 12:15 & Thursday 29 October 13:15 - 16:30

Part 3: Time Steps, Turning Drills, Turning Sequences & Interpretive Section. Monday 19 October, 09:00 - 12:15 & Friday 30 October, 09:00 - 12:15

Part 4: Commercial Sequence, Theatre Sequence & Bow. Tuesday 20 October 09:00 - 12:15 & Friday 30 October 13:15 - 16:30

Grade 5 & 6 Set Exercises

Grade 5 - Set Exercises (not amalgamations): Your chance to revise / clarify the warm ups and all exercises of the grade 5 syllabus.

Monday 19 October, 13:15 - 16:30


Grade 6 - Set Exercises & New Unaccompanied Sequence: Learn all the set exercises from this syllabus and the new / alternative unaccompanied sequence.

Thursday 22 October, 09:00 - 12:15 & Friday 23 October 13:15 - 16:30.

Tap Dance - Free Work

Here you can explore ideas for free time steps and rhythm, and include ideas for teaching, rhythm games / improvisation, etc.

Thursday 22 October, 13:15 - 16:3

Non Syllabus Courses

Marketing Yourself as a Freelance Dance Educator

This course will outline ideas of how to market yourself as a freelance dance educator and how this can be implemented into your working practice. It will cover how to develop marketing content, what channels to use and how to approach potential educational employers.

Tuesday 27 October, 10:00 - 11:30

Pricing and More Information

Bookings open Monday 28 September 2020

Contemporary Courses: £105.00 per course.

Society members: £30.00 per 3hr course, £15.00 per 1.5hr course

Non members: £35.00 per 3hr course, £17.50 per 1.5hr course


Any further queries or questions please contact us via email: coursebookings@istd.org