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Dance4All: a 3 day intensive
with AXIS Dance Company
March 6 – 8, 2017
10:00 am – 4:00pm Daily
All Inclusive Fee: $300.00.
Join AXIS Dance Company for an intense, fun and explorative adventure in dance and disability where all people interested in contemporary dance are welcome to join us. Drawing on AXIS Dance Company’s 29 years in leading the field of Physically Integrated dance with AXIS Artistic Director Marc Brew and company dancers we will share with you an interment journey of discovery into the working practices and methods of the company. You will develop skills in physically integrated dance through the use of inclusive language, improvisation, partnering work, translation, learning existing repertoire and developing choreographic ideas and tasks to share with fellow artists. AXIS’ first East Coast Intensive is not to be missed!
This intensive is facilitated by AXIS Artistic Director Marc Brew and company dancers.
Teacher Training in Physically Integrated Dance
Wednesday, March 8 / 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm / FREE
AXIS Dance Company offers this exciting, movement-based workshop geared toward teachers and faculty working with diverse populations, with the goal of introducing inclusive dance practices and sensitivity. The session includes learning and experiencing participatory exercises and activities for use in classrooms as well as discussion about disability, language, and the development of AXIS’ extraordinary inclusive community education program.
Gibney Dance Center at 280 Broadway is accessible via elevator from the 280 Broadway entrance. Please note that this is a shared entrance with the New York City Department of Buildings and attendees will be required to go through building security, including a metal detector. Gibney Dance staff will be present at the entrance to assist with directions.