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Dance Teaching Festival


Join the Dance Teaching Festival January 28-29 2017. Professional Learning Opportunity.

Saturday 28 January 2017

9.00-12.-00 :

Natalie Allen (Former Sydney Dance Company) Workshop in Choreography:

'Engagement and exploration of the physical body through many states and environments creates a vibrant platform for creating dance'. 

Lisa Honczarenko (SCASA) PP-Yr10 New dance syllabus and Yr 11-12 Dance Course

Kynan Hughes Yr 12 ATAR Dance Set Solo presentation


Jane Andrewartha (Victoria): 'A safe and effective dance teaching program for 5-9 year olds.' 


12 30-5.00 - workshops will be 60 mins in length with some workshops running concurrently.

Shona Erskine. 'Building confidence: Developing a belief in yourself and your abilities to achieve'.

Luke Hopper 'The biomechanics of balance in dance'.

Kah Dante - 'Urban moves'.

Rachel Beck - Dance in musical theatre


Refreshments and Teacher Awards.

Sunday 29 January

10 00- 12.00pm Studio Teachers. 'Age-appropriate body awareness for young children Choosing and using age-appropriate warm-up and cool-down activities'.An introduction to using the Laurel Martyn Dance System Preparatory Program 

Jane Andrewartha (VIC)


Group booking discounts for 3 or more teachers from the same school.



Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts
2 Bradford St
Mt Lawley, WA 6050

Contact Details:
Angela Perry/Seanne Sparrow 

Facebook: Australian Independent Dance Teacher Awards 

ONE FREE ENTRY AVAILABLE TO A PRE SERVICE/ASSISTANT TEACHER. Further details email the organisers. Offer has now closed.