17 October 2021 10.00 - 13.00

African Movement and Technique with Tavaziva (for age 13-16)

Explore Tavaziva’s unique synthesis of ballet, contemporary and African dance styles, through their company repertoire.

The RAD are delighted to be collaborating with Tavaziva to deliver an African Movement and Technique workshop to dance students, as they tour their latest work, BOY’S KHAYA.

Bawren’s unique style is a choreographic synthesis of ballet, contemporary and African dance; a language which his dancers articulate with athletic physicality, technical precision and grace.

In this workshop, participants will be taken through the Tavaziva company warm up, before exploring company repertoire to further inspire creativity through a number of choreographic focused tasks.

Date: Sunday 17 October 2021

Time: 10.00am – 1.00pm

Venue: RAD headquarters, 36 Battersea Square, SW11 3RA

Teacher: Artistic Director, Bawren Tavaziva will be delivering this workshop, alongside a company dancer.

Who can attend?
Students ages 13-16 with previous dance experience. This is a great opportunity for students studying for a dance GCSE, or those studying  the RAD Intermediate Foundation – Intermediate vocational graded syllabus, or the equivalent.

Please ensure you check the ticket details carefully. If the ticket you wish to book appears sold out, please apply online for the Waiting List Ticket. The team will contact you should a suitable place become available.

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Get in touch: email the team at courses@rad.org.uk. Please enquire if you are interested in participating online.

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Key Information

Level Age Time Duration Fee
GCSE dance students or those with previous ballet or contemporary dance experience 13-16 years 10.00 - 13.00 3 hours £16 + Eventbrite booking fee

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