Inside Phoenix

On 18 and 19 September 2024, we will be hosting an exclusive educational SHADOWS event at Phoenix Dance Theatre, Leeds.

Tickets to this event provide the unique opportunity for dance students and their teachers to watch Phoenix Dance Theatre perform and explore Christopher Bruce’s Shadows in detail.  We are inviting schools to come join us at Phoenix Dance Theatre for an exclusive performance and analysis of the work aiming to support students’ and  teachers’ knowledge, understanding and experience of the dance work as well as practical sessions including contemporary dance class and Shadows repertoire workshop.

The half-day experience will include:

Dance class/warm-up led by a Phoenix practitioner

Shadows workshop including taught repertoire from the professional work

Interactive Shadows workbook/revision resource

Interactive lecture demonstration analysing the features of the work, including:

  • Costume design
  • Set and props
  • Lighting
  • Accompaniment
  • Character and themes
  • Choreography and choreographic approach
  • How the above link to the choreographic intention of the work

A live performance by Phoenix Dance Theatre of Christopher Bruce’s Shadows

Q&A following the performance

£400 +VAT per school. 10% discount for 2024/25 Partner schools.

To register your interest, please complete the booking form below:

PLEASE NOTE THAT THERE ARE NOW LIMITED SLOTS AVAILABLE

AM slots are 9.00-13.15

PM slots are 12.00-16.30

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