A few comments received:
“Huge congratulations on a fantastic show and impressive showcase of da dance. The venue was perfect and the production and costumes wonderful!”
“I just wanted to send my congratulations & thanks to you & your team for another incredible show”
“It’s great for her confidence – being up there centre stage beaming and performing her heart out!”
A selection of comments received:
Summer Chance to Dance
Last term 30 of our students performed in Chance to Dance over two evenings. Our da dance crew and da dance moves performance groups took part, and our older ballet students also performed with some of our younger ballet students.
Winter Chance to Dance
Over 20 of our students performed in Chance to Dance on January 2014. Our da dance crew and Teen Street Jazz took part..
da can dance 2012
dasevenoaks hosted a fun evening of dance on Friday 25th May 2012. The first half of the evening included a competition for the title of “da can dance” champion(s) of 2012 and was followed by a showcase of demonstration dances by all our students. The winner of the “da can dance” title was Laura Gilbert and runners up were Izabella Gordijenko, Natasha Roberts and Martha Rumble Turley. A new special award was made in memory of Isobel Fox Joyce for “The Joy of Dancing” to Nancy Fearfield. Photos (courtesy of Emma Andrews) can be seen in the gallery.
Momentum whole school show – video
In March 2011, da presented its inaugural dance show which was a huge success. Momentum included a dynamic combination of dance styles, from ballet and contemporary through to jazz, tap, hip hop and musical theatre. The age of the performers ranged from 3 to adult.
Mandy Montanez – Leaps and Turns Workshop
During the October 2011 half term, Mandy Montanez, lead a two day “leaps and turns” workshop for our older students.You can see a short movement here.
Sometimes theater trips follow on from workshops. Other times the trips are just to enjoy and appreciate professionally performed dance. To date these include: The Nutcracker at the Stag Theatre Flawless at the Assembly Halls Tunbridge Wells Dirty Dancing London West End Rambert at Sadlers Wells Day of DanceRoyal Festival Hall (directed by Temujin Gill in the style of lindy hop) Strictly Gershwin at the London Coliseum. Some Like it Hip Hop at the Peacock Theatre