Throughout the year we welcome guest teachers and dancers to lead masterclasses. Open to those aged 14+.
£7 / £5 SSCD students + concessions pay on the day
26th Sep - 21st Nov
26 Sept & 3 Oct - Steven Martin - Thursday, 6.30pm-8.30pm
Steven Martin is the Artistic Director and co-founder of KaSt Dance Company, an Aberdeen-based contemporary dance company.
A fast-paced, highly physical masterclass focusing on a detailed full bodied movement vocabulary. The session will consist of a release-based contemporary class, improvisation and taught movement phrases.
No class on 10 or 17 Oct
24 & 31 Oct - Charlotte McLean - Thursday, 6.30pm-8.30pm
Charlotte is a London Contemporary Dance School graduate and has since then worked for Hannes Langolf, Curious Seed and Barrowland Ballet amongst others.
The class will explore themes of Charlotte's solo 'And'. Expect to improvise with joy, breath and voice work, and explore witchcraft, stand up comedy how it feels to be the age you are in 2019.
No class 7 Nov
14 & 21 Nov - Giulia Montalbano - Thursday, 6.30pm-8.30pm
Giulia is currently Dance Development Officer for Aspire Dundee, Dance Lecturer at Junior RCS of Glasgow and Artistic Director of Fuora Dance Project.
The first of her Masterclasses will be a conditioning Ballet Floor Barre class, using gravity to up the challenge of regular barre exercises. For this class it is recommended to wear clothes that aren't loose fitting and bare feet. This class is for dancers at all levels.
Her second masterclass focus on choreography composition. Giulia would like to explore with participants the concept of how to start and make a choreography. How to start? Music or no music? Abstract or narrative? Coherent or not? Please bring anything that inspires you, such as poems, books, setences, objects, costumes... anything!