Be inspired by some extraordinary contemporary dance repertoire by Australia's leading choreographers, delivered in a unique performance season specifically for schools.
With facilitated, pre and post-show in-theatre conversations with dance artists on-stage, the exclusive schools performance format ensures audiences develop a deeper level of understanding about choreographic practice and contemporary dance performance.
Target audience/Year level: P-Year 12When: Available throughout the yearWhere: Check website for detailsDuration: 60 minutesCost: $18 per student; 1 free teacher per 10 students)Bookings: book online at http://co3.org.au/2017-school-booking-form-performances/ or download PDF booking form http://co3.org.au/wp-content/uploads/Co3-2016-Education-Performances-Booking-form-1.pdf
Co:3 offers longer-term residencies in primary and secondary schools. Costs and availability of artists vary; discuss your requirements with Co:3.
Target audience/Year level: P-Year 12When: Available on request Where: At your school
From one hour to one-day, Co:3 delivers in -school workshops tailored to meet your school's needs and are led by company dancers, teaching artists, and dance education experts. Costs and availability vary; complete the booking form or discuss your requirements with Co:3.
Target audience/year level: P-Year 12When: Available on requestWhere: At your schoolBooking form: Primary schools - http://co3.org.au/wp-content/uploads/Co3-2016-Education-IN-SCHOOL-PROGRAMS-Booking-form-Primary.pdf Booking form: Secondary schools - http://co3.org.au/wp-content/uploads/Co3-2016-Education-IN-SCHOOL-PROGRAMS-Booking-form-Secondary.pdf
Contact: Community and Engagement DirectorTel: (08) 9226 2322Email: http://co3.org.au/engage/co-education-enquiry/ Web: www.co3.org.au
Moves4kids in primary school
Workshops aligned to the Western Australian and Australian Curriculum and available for students from Kindergarten to Year 6.Target audience/Year level: K-Year 6When: Available on requestWhere: At your schoolCost: $6 per student - package options available $60 per student/term 45 minutes / $7 per student/term 60 minutesContact: Stefan KarlssonTel: 0408 925 869Email: firstname.lastname@example.orgWeb: http://moves4kids.com.au Image: Workshop participants. Photograph by Stefan Karlsson.
Aboriginal Contemporary Dance Workshops
Ballet Moves Workshop
Led by WAB's experienced teaching artists, in this workshop students will learn the physical fundamentals of ballet including basic ballet positions and movements designed to enhance coordination, flexibility, musicality and creativity. Students will be taught classical ballet movements and create movements of their own in response to creative tasks.
Target audience/Year level: Pre-Primary to Year 12 studentsWhen: Available on requestWhere: At your school or at the West Australian Ballet Centre, 134 Whatley Crescent Maylands Cost: $250 ($200 if booked with a School's matinee); maximum 35 students in each workshop
Ballet Unveiled Presentation
Ever wondered how many hours a day a professional dancer trains? Or how special effects are achieved on stage? And just what is the difference between Romantic and Classical ballet? Ballet Unveiled is an engaging and insightful presentation designed to give students a greater understanding of the history of ballet, the life of a dancer, and all the elements that come together to create a ballet production. Sessions involve costume displays, movement demonstrations, discussions, and question and answer times.
Target audience/Year level: Pre-primary to Year 12 studentsWhen: Available on requestWhere: At your school or at the West Australian Ballet Centre, 134 Whatley Crescent MaylandsCost: $250 ($200 if booked with a School's matinee); no maximum number
A week-long in-school residency enables students to dive deep into an immersive creative learning experience. Students are led through daily workshops containing ballet technique and the creation of their own dance piece to be performed at the conclusion of the residency. The program enables students to cement their understanding of dance and ballet whilst developing meaningful relationships with WAB's teaching artists, encouraging their creative abilities and sharing the outcome with their fellow students, teachers and the wider school community.
Target audience/Year level: Pre-primary to Year 12 studentsWhen: Available on requestWhere: At your schoolCost: $2,200 ($1,950 if booked with a School's matinee); maximum 35 students in residency program
Access Program 2017 brochure Booking form 2017