BTEC DANCE

LEVEL 2

COMPONENT 1: EXPLORING THE PERFORMING ARTS

 

EXPLORATION OF WITHIN HER EYES

Focusing on Within Her Eyes, the workshop will support dancers to examine a professional practitioners’ performance work and explore the interrelationships between constituent features. Dancers will explore the themes and choreographic idea’s in Within Her Eyes and will explore how the piece was created including looking at how James worked with artists in non-performance roles. Resources are available to complement this workshop.

Led by a company dancer, the workshop will include:

  • Exploration of choreographic themes.

  • Discussion of the choices influencing lighting, costume and set and how James worked with these artists to create the work. 

  • Contact and technique work linked to Within Her Eyes.

  • Creative tasks based on the themes of Within Her Eyes.

  • Q&A session with our company dancer relating to performance roles, responsibilities and skills. 

Half day workshop, led by one workshop leader, available for a maximum of 26 participants (size of space dependent).

 

Cost: £235 plus travel

COMPONENT 2: DEVELOPING SKILLS AND TECHNIQUES IN THE PERFORMING ARTS

EXPLORATION OF ROSALIND

Focusing on ROSALIND, the workshop will use repertoire to guide dancers to develop their skills and equip them with techniques in rehearsal and performance. 

Led by a company dancer, the workshop will include:

  • An introduction to the choreographic themes and intentions of ROSALIND.

  • The development of physical and interpretative skills through technique and repertoire. 

  • Taught repertoire from ROSALIND 

  • Use of feedback and direction to guide dancer’s progress. 

  • Schools booking this workshop will have access to a filmed extract of the taught repertoire and the music. 

Half or full day workshops available, led by one workshop leader, available for a maximum of 26 participants (size of space dependent).

 

Cost: £235 / £300 plus travel

 

 

LEVEL 3

UNIT 2: DEVELOPING SKILLS AND TECHNIQUES FOR LIVE PERFORMANCE

EXPLORATION OF ROSALIND

Focusing on ROSALIND, the workshop will develop dancers’ skills and techniques as performers.

 

Led by a company dancer, the workshop will include:

  • An introduction to ROSALIND, its creative intention and themes and the way the work was created.

  • Taught repertoire from ROSALIND.

  • Discussion and consideration of the interpretative skills required to convey the narrative of the work.

  • Q&A session with dancer relating to training and progression routes, opportunities, working conditions, lifestyle factors and performance skills. 

  • Schools booking this workshop will have access to filmed extracts of the taught repertoire and the music. 

Half or full day workshops available, led by one workshop leader, available for a maximum of 26 participants (size of space dependent).

 

Cost: £235 / £300 plus travel

 

RESOURCES

WITHIN HER EYES TEACHERS RESOURCE

The must have resource for anyone teaching Within Her Eyes which covers James' inspirations and intention, production features and in depth movement analysis as well as unique insights from James and the dancers. 

Only £30

WITHIN HER EYES CONSTITUENT FEATURES INFO & INTERVIEW

Specially written to provide the needed information for BTEC Level 2 this free resource provides clear information on how James collaborated with each person in the team to create the work as well as a transcription of an interview with James about the constituent features and their link to the choreographic intention. 

Free

WITHIN HER EYES FILM & INTERVIEWS

For access to use the full Within Her Eyes film as a teaching resource please contact sarah@jamescousinscompany.com

Visit our YouTube Channel for behind the scenes clips and interviews with James and the dancers.

 

Free

 

NEW

ROSALIND

RESOURCES

 

For Level 2, Component 2 

& Level 3, Unit 2 

 

For bookings & enquiries please contact

Francesca Moseley, Executive Producer

 

francesca@jamescousinscompany.com

For education & workshops please contact

Sarah Greener, Participation Manager

 

sarah@jamescousinscompany.com

 

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