Indepen-dance is delighted to offer training opportunities throughout the year for carers, social work staff and community dancers. We also offer work experience and student placements for those who are interested in finding out about Indepen-dance and its work with our dancers, the community and professional dance.
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The workshop will take place on
Tuesday, 8th August 2017
10am – 4pm
36 Glenfarg Street
If you would like to receive further information or require assistance with your booking, please contact the office via email@example.com or 0141 559 4930.
The workshop is for everyone that is interested in dance and movement including and not limited to professionals, (community) dancers, students and social work staff.
Maya Matilda Carroll | Instrumental Bodies | CPD training for Dance Artists and Teachers
This workshop handles body, movement, time and space as internal and external latitudes though which dancers perceive their work and compose their actions. Integrating skill and fluidity with in /outlook at vision and imagery, we will observe and rediscover our own interaction with physicality, vocabulary, timing and rhythm. These elements will grow from individual tuning to partnering, collaborative listening and group-work constellations. As an improvisation practice, this workshop follows the passions of the present moment, pursuing its many expressions through the scope of performance/ performative states. The workshop is aimed for experienced movers and dancers who wish to research and expand their compositional practice.
Maya is an independent choreographer, dancer and teacher, based in Berlin since 2004. In the past thirteen years Maya has created over 30 works from solo to extended group pieces. She has collaborated with artists and performers from diverse backgrounds; classical / contemporary dancers, visual artists, poets, musicians, actors, opera singers and amateurs, within different continents and diverse cultural impacts. Maya has been making dance independently as well as being commissioned to create pieces for state theaters, independent companies and dance academies. She leads classes and workshops in Europe and abroad, extensively developing her teaching methods alongside her artistic work. In 2011 Maya formed The Instrument with her partner, composer / musician Roy Carroll. Her work is anchored in the meeting point between the palpable and imagined; drawn from and towards the body’s memory, social roots and myth, pluralities and singularities in humans and environment. http://www.theinstrument.org/
Dance background: between 1997-2000 Maya danced in Muza dance company, Tel-Aviv, Israel. She collaborated with choreographer Lara Barsacq over five years (Tel-Aviv – Paris). Between 2000-2003 Maya danced in Batsheva Ensemble company, directed by Ohad Naharin. She also danced works choreographed by Anat Danieli, Sharon Eyal and Arkadi Zaides to name a few. In 2005 Mayajoined Research Project with Sasha Waltz & Guests in Berlin. Since 2013 she collaborates with choreographer and director Julyen Hamilton. She joined his company Allen`s Line in their last two pieces Goat Ocean and Mud Like Gold.
Venue: Anchor Centre, Paisley
Cost: £50 (£45 CONC) limited free places for GCC staff
Our new workshop concept incorporates both a session in water and on land which provides participants with an unique experience.
This course is aimed at professional and community dancers, social work staff, care workers & those using dance and movement in a community setting.
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