Contemporary Introduction with Gerrard Martin

Summer Dance Courses 2016: week 2

£65 (for the week)

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Contemporary Introduction with Gerrard Martin

part of Summer Dance Courses 2016

Designed for complete beginners this course serves as an ideal starting point to take your first steps in dance.

Students are guided through the key principles of contemporary dance in energetic and stimulating sessions, which encourage creativity and physicality. These fun sessions provide participants with a sound knowledge of the basic technique, movement vocabulary, coordination and confidence.

This course will run from Monday 8 – Friday 12 August, 4 - 5.30pm each day.
The course fee of £65 covers all five classes. 

About Gerrard Martin

Gerrard Martin trained at De Montfort University and the Northern School of Contemporary Dance. He has performed with Rosie Kay Dance Company, and has toured nationally with Tavaziva Dance, Union Dance Company, as well as dancing in the West End Lion King production, Ballet Black, Aletta Collins Dance Company, State of Emergency, and Phoenix Dance Company.

Aside from modelling, commercial dance contracts, and film engagements, Gerrard has also danced for The Snowman, the National Theatre, and has toured internationally with the English National Opera, and has performed at the Royal Opera House. Gerrard has choreographed for the British Museum, Longborough Opera and the National Portrait gallery. He created his project-based company ‘Gerrard Martin Dance’ in 2011.

Times: 4 - 5.30pm
Duration: 90 mins
Venue: at The Place
Level: Introduction
Style: Contemporary