Inside Phoenix

On 4 March 2024 we will be hosting an exclusive educational SHADOWS event at The Carriageworks 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 The Carriageworks theatre for an exclusive performance and analysis of the work aiming to support students’ and  teachers’ knowledge, understanding and experience of the dance work.

Tickets are available through box office at £11 per ticket. Book at the link below:

Inside Phoenix: Shadows | Leeds Ticket Hub

Show times are 1pm and 4pm with an approx. 1 hour run time.

*A limited number of practical Shadows workshops are also available on the day.

Edit: Practical workshops all now allocated. Please get in touch if you would like to book a Shadows workshop to be held at your school on a future date.

This live event will last approx. 1 hour and include:

A live theatre performance of Christopher Bruce’s Shadows performed by Phoenix Dance Theatre, followed  by Q&A and 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

To find out more, register interest and book onto one of the pre or post show workshops please contact:

rachel.thomson@phoenixdancetheatre.co.uk