Expressions Dance Company workshops in the Riverland

As part of their national tour, Expressions Dance Company (EDC), one of Queensland’s leading contemporary dance companies, will provide intensive contemporary dance workshops for dance students in the Riverland. Dance school are invited to book one of these intensives and the best part is that Country Arts SA will deliver it free of charge to the successful school/s

The workshops are the perfect opportunity for students who are contemplating future studies in dance, as well as those who are curious to deepen their understanding of contemporary dance and build new creative skills and techniques.

Led by the EDC ensemble of dancers, these intensive workshops will provide your students with an inspiring mixture of contemporary dance training including technique, choreography and improvisation. Students will also learn repertoire from some of EDC’s highly acclaimed performances as well as learning new skills that will give them a competitive edge in competitions and eisteddfods. The program is designed for experienced dance students and workshops are limited to 30 students per school

Workshops are offered in the following programs:

AWAKEN – Introductory program for ages 12+

Awaken is EDC’s inspiring introductory program open to those students aged 12 and upward wishing to take their first plunge into the world of contemporary dance or who would like to broaden their understanding of the genre. Led by the EDC ensemble of dancers, these workshops will deliver a unique learning experience and detailed program focusing on all aspects contemporary dance technique including creativity, skill development, technique, movement exploration and the discovery of new ideas about the body and its relationship with movement.  This intensive provides the perfect platform for students wishing to build all of the skills, knowledge and confidence they need to embark on their future contemporary dance studies.


EXPAND: Foundational and pre-tertiary program for ages 14+

Our Expand program caters for young aspiring dancers wishing to be inspired by all aspects of contemporary dance.  We are seeking applications from those aged 15 and upward who are not yet in tertiary dance training or full-time dance training, but wish to gather more knowledge and skills. A thorough tailored training program delivered by the EDC dancers will encourage an ongoing expanding awareness of the contemporary dance form and the opportunities that it presents for learning and development. The program provides a stimulating and detailed training experience in which students can expand on their existing contemporary dance knowledge, discover new body connections, engage creatively with others, build confidence and prepare for a future in dance.

The program will be delivered over 3-days;
Thursday 27th June 5pm to 8pm,
Friday 28th June 5pm to 8pm, and
Saturday 29th June 10am to 2pm

Hurry, this unique opportunity will be assigned to the first schools to email [email protected]