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About this workshop

This workshop, led by Cara Drower, is divided into two sessions: the first, an exploration of line and balance in adage and turning movements; the second a further study into the coordination and dynamics required in allegro.

The session aims to provide attendees with an insight into the Cecchetti principles and traditional use of upper body movement.

Cecchetti Sunday Workshop will take place at ISTD HQ. There will be limited spaces for attending the live session. An Online Zoom option will be available for ‘long distance’ and International learners to also attend this inspiring Cecchetti Centre Workshop remotely.


10.00 – 11.15 (GMT): Session 1 - Study of line and balance in adage and turning movements.

11.15 - 11.45: Break

11.45 – 13.00 (GMT): Session 2 - An exploration of Cecchetti upper body movement to enhance dynamics and coordination in allegro.

More information

It is recommended that all participants do their own ‘Warm-up’ barre before commencing the class.

If you have any questions about this course, please email

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