BANDALOOP is pleased to announce the launch of all NEW workshops. See the end of this message for more information on Fall and Winter opportunities.
Flying High in Australia
Earlier in August BANDALOOP made their Australian debut at Art & About in Sydney's Martin Place on a stunning glass vertical dance floor. Special thanks to the City of Sydney and the US Consulate for making these performances possible!
OFF-THE-WALL 8 WEEK YOUTH SERIES Age 9-13 Sept 13 - Nov 1, 2017 Wednesdays 4:30 - 6:00PM
8 WEEK SERIES Age 14+ Sept 11 - Oct 30, 2017 Mondays 7:00 - 9:00PM Prerequisites: none
LEVEL 1 WEEKEND WORKSHOP Age 12+ Oct 7 - 8, 2017 Sat + Sun 3:00 - 6:30PM Prerequisites: none
LEVEL 2 WEEKEND WORKSHOP Age 12+ Oct 7 - 8, 2017 Sat + Sun 10:00 - 1:30PM Prerequisites: an intermediate/advanced mover should have a regular movement practice and have taken one BANDALOOP workshop/series in the past 2 years. Must be able to confidently acknowledge and actively engage in BANDALOOP's Culture of Safety.
LEVEL 1 WEEKEND WORKSHOP Age 12+ Nov 11 - 12, 2017 Sat + Sun 10:00AM - 1:30PM Prerequisites: none
NEW! TOUCH GRAVITY Age 12+ Nov 11 -12, 2017 Sat + Sun 3:00 - 6:30PM With the ground as our first partner this workshop starts in a sensation based quest to have an honest relationship with gravity. Laying a foundation of respect and sensitivity in person to person touch, this workshop activates principles of contact improvisation mixed with BANDALOOP's signature on and off the ground dancing. Come solo or with a friend!
NEW! PRACTICE INTO PERFORMANCE Age 12+ Nov 6 - Dec 13, 2017 Mon + Wed 7:00 - 9:00PM Public performance: Dec 15 8:00 - 9:00PM Experienced BANDALOOP students interested in performing aerial work will revisit safety and fundamentals then look at aerial dance composition, repertoire and performance. Special attention is given to musicality, theatricality, improvisation as performance, considering site, and relating to gear/apparatus as a dance partner.
For details, click here. Scholarships and work study options are available for these workshops.
BANDALOOP is grateful to the City of Oakland's Cultural Funding Program