This year has seen the development of our regular class and new participants joining us in the larger theatre space at Old Fire Station. Last term the group learnt choreography from the ground-breaking quadruple bill, featuring new works from award-winning choreographers Akram Khan, Russell Maliphant and Liam Scarlett.
This term we are taking a more traditional focus with classes based on the enchanting story of. The Oxford group will attend a theatre trip to New Theatre Oxford on 30 October to see a performance by English National Ballet and presentations from some of the creative backstage artists including Wardrobe, Orchestra, Wigs and Make-Up.
Weekly classes: Mondays, 1pm – 3pm
Summer Term: 15 September – 20 October 2014
Autumn Term: 10 November –15 December 2014 / 12 January – 16 February 2015
at Old Fire Station, 40 George Street, Oxford OX1 2AQ
Classes are £5 per person, per session, including carers, family members or guests.
Theatre visit to English National Ballet’s
Oxford New Theatre, George Street, Oxford OX1 2AG
Contact Oxford City Council, Dance Development Officer to enquire about the programme, or for a booking form:or call 01865 252820
“We have all enjoyed the exercise, music, meeting others, having fun, it all ticks the ‘feeling good’ box.” - Participant, Dance for Parkinson’s programme
We are pleased to support the development of further opportunities for people with Parkinson’s across Oxfordshire. In agreement with Cherwell District Council, we will bring the English National Ballet Dance for Parkinson’s model to their new dance group for people with Parkinson’s with a taster workshop in Banbury this autumn.