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Ausdance ACT's MOVE UP Professional Learning (16-20 January)

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AUSDANCE ACT'S MOVE UP: 16 - 20 January 

  • Ausdance ACT’s Move Up, TQI registered, professional learning program provides an invaluable opportunity for teachers to network, exchange ideas and learn new approaches in a hands-on and engaging environment. Ausdance ACT is thrilled to present a summer Move Up program featuring outstanding industry leaders.

    Create your own professional learning package and get Dance Ready with Move Up.

  • MONDAY 16TH JANUARY (9:45-16:45) 5 TQI Hours
    Suitable for all educators, primary, secondary, college and studio teachers
    Dr Katrina Rank is a leading Australian educator and dance artist who designs and delivers specialist education and training programs. Katrina will deliver an action-packed day that will start using basic Laban components to form a short group work in a fun, simple & creative manner. She will also play with improvisation
    and creative movement and how to generate new material in response to Where the Wild Things Are.

    TUESDAY 17TH JANUARY (9:00-16:30) 5 TQI Hours
    Suitable for all educators, primary, secondary, college and studio teachers
    Experience a range of cultural styles in a fun and dynamic environment. Bollywood with Liz Lea, Silk Fan Dancing with Rachel Reid, Brazilian with Kirstie McMillian and Swing with Canberra Swing Katz.

    WEDNESDAY 18TH JANUARY (9:30-16:30) 5 TQI Hours
    Suitable for secondary, college and studio teachers
    Back to Basics with Olivia Fyfe. This contemporary dance session will provide insight and ideas of how to teach students with little to no dancing ability and how to make the basics fun.

    Musical Theatre with Kurt Phelan. Kurt is one of Australia’s most exciting performers and choreographers. He recently shot to the spotlight playing the lead in the national tour of Dirty Dancing, the role made famous by Patrick Swayze. Earning him the title of ‘Australia’s newest leading man’ (the Age)

    THURSDAY 19TH JANUARY (9:30-16:30) 5 TQI Hours
    Suitable for secondary, college and studio teachers
    Jazz Funk & Hip Hop with dancer and choreographer Charlie Bartley. Charlie was the runner up on SYTCD Australia series 2 and later a guest choreographer. He has gone on to perform professionally, as a much saught after dancer and appeared in Baz Luhrmann’s The Great Gatsby. Charlie’s sessions will break down the dynamics of choreography in regards to physicality and intention as well as focus on improvisation and spontaneity, finding new steps and adapting moves seen on videos and stage to make them your own.

    FRIDAY 20TH JANUARY (9:30-17:00pm) 5 TQI Hours
    Suitable for secondary, college and studio teachers
    Contemporary Dance with Artistic Director of Phluxus2 Dance Collective Nerida Matthaei. In this workshop, you will learn repertoire from Nerida’s latest work, angel-monster and be lead through tasks relating to the creative process.

    The Duet between Camera and Dancer. This workshop with award winning choreographer and film maker Sue Healey aims to awaken the senses to create, capture and shape movement for the camera and the screen.


    PACKAGE OPTIONS

    MEMBERS

    NON-MEMBERS

    Move Up Primary (1 day)

    $150

    $180

    Move Up Primary (2 days)

    $280

    $340

    Move Up High School & College (2 days)

    $280

    $340

    Move Up High School & College (3 days)

    $420

    $510

    Move Up High School & College (4 days)

    $520

    $640

    Move Up High School & College (5 days)

    $600

    $750

    Apply for Ausdance ACT Membership

    $66

    Apply for Ausdance ACT Concession Membership
    Must have a valid Student ID, health care card or pension

    $33


  • Move Up is a partnership between Ausdance ACT and the ACT Government’s Directorate of Education and Training
  • Contact: education.act@ausdance.org.au

    VENUE: CANBERRA DANCE THEATRE
    Kingsley St & Barry Drive, Canberra ACT 2601 

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