Want to learn how to dance but don’t know where to start?
Join our workshop where you will learn the basics of contemporary dance in our 4 week series for adults.
You will learn the foundations of contemporary dance including:
– Floor work
– Coordination of the spine and limbs
– Moving in and out of the floor safely
– Basic jumps and turns
This is an introductory course and is suitable for people with limited dance experience.
If you have access requirements or require a companion to attend, please contact us via email firstname.lastname@example.org or phone Bonnie on 0420 308 221
Dates: Sundays, February 17 – March 10 (Takes place every week, total of 4 sessions)
Address: Annandale Creative Arts Centre, 81 Johnston St, Annandale NSW 2038 [View Map]
Cost: Early Bird (before Feb 10): Adult $65 / Concession $60
Normal Price (after Feb 10): Adult $80 / Concession $65
Be the one of the first people in Sydney to register!
Limited places available!
Teacher: Bonnie Curtis
About the Teacher
Bonnie Curtis is a multi-faceted artist, driven by an inquisitive imagination and a desire to discover. Born and bred in Sydney, Bonnie trained at the Academy of Music and Performing Arts before moving to Europe to further her artistic development. Whilst in Europe, Bonnie had the opportunity to work with some of the world’s best dancers and choreographers.
Upon her return to Australia, Bonnie completed a secondment with Australian Dance Theatre. She has continued to work on her professional development, attending workshops with internationally renowned choreographers and artists.
During her career, Bonnie has worked as an independent artist, playing the role of producer, director, choreographer and performer in works for film, installation and live performance.
Her creations and collaborations have been featured at ImPulsTanz, Museum Moderner Kunst (AT), Girona Film Festival (ES), Quadstock Music Festival (US), CinéWomen|Womenartconnect (EU), Asia International Youth Short Film Exhibition (CN), Biennale of Sydney, Sydney World Film Festival, and Sydney Fringe Festival (AU), among others.
Bonnie has worked as a dance teacher and choreographer in both Sydney and the Southern Highlands, teaching ballet, contemporary, musical theatre, jazz and tap to students of all ages and skill levels. Bonnie is a certified teacher of Progressing Ballet Technique by Marie Walton-Mahon and specialises in strength and conditioning for dancers.
Bonnie previously worked as a disability support worker and has taught dance to students with intellectual and physical disabilities.
She currently teaches dance technique and performance at the Academy of Music and Performing Arts (AMPA) for their Bachelor of Dance and Musical Theatre degree.