Every six weeks, we welcome a different dance artist into the studio to give classes.
Suitable for dance professionals and students, these fast-paced energetic classes (Level 3) will expose you to a variety of dance styles and different approaches to movement.
Join us on Wednesdays, 19.00-20.30. Drop-in places are available.Book now
Wednesdays 29 Jan - 12 Feb 2020
Join Kloé Dean, founder of Myself UK Dance Company in the studios. She is here for three dates only and her empowering Hip-Hop guest workshops are not to be missed.
You will be learning and performing Hip-Hop choreography utilising Hip-Hop foundations and vocabulary. Kloé will be focusing on the execution, dynamic journey and performance technique of the choreography as well as the performance of the Hip-Hop movement techniques utilised. A session filled with good vibes, good music and good training.
Kloé’s workshops will promote empowerment, individuality and self-worth through the medium of Hip-Hop. The workshops are at general level, so all are welcome to join together. Kloé will share her mantra and empower you to leave the studio saying ‘I love Myself’
Kloé Dean, the founder, choreographer and dancer of Myself UK Dance Company is a passionate and creative performer from London, UK. Kloé, also a member of Boy Blue Entertainment, has performed in numerous productions, showcases and competitions around the world. Kloé has presented with her own work on many platforms including; Ladies of Hip Hop at the Alvin Ailey Theatre, New York. Alliances Urbaines in Paris, Denmark’s Sub Urban Festival - Copenhagen, HHI in Las Vegas, Breakin Convention at Sadler's Wells London as well as TV appearances on Channel 4, CBBC, ITV, Sky 1 and BBC for the Queen’s Coronation celebration at Buckingham Palace. Kloé also features in the O2 Campaign ‘Think Big’ advert and the films ‘All-Stars’ and ‘The Harry Hill Movie’.
Proudly representing Hip Hop Dance along with a range of other Urban Dance styles, Kloé teaches regularly at various studios and educational establishments being resident teacher at Pineapple Dance Studios, Studio 68 London and Rambert. As well as teaching both nationally and internationally over the past 10 years. We are delighted that Kloé will be joining us for Guest workshops here at Trinity Laban.
Cost: £34(£22) Drop in: £12 (£8)
Gaga / People - Natalia Iwaniec
Wednesdays 19 Feb - 25 Mar 2020, 19.00 - 20.15h
After our sell-out workshops last year, we are delighted to welcome back Natalia Iwaniec and Gaga/ People.
Gaga/People classes are taught by dancers who have worked closely with Gaga creator Ohad Naharin. Teachers guide the participants using a series of evocative instructions that build one on top of the other. Rather than copying a particular movement, each participant in the class actively explores these instructions, discovering how he or she can interpret the information and perform the task at hand. Gaga/people classes offer a creative framework for participants to connect to their bodies and imaginations, increase their physical awareness, improve their flexibility and stamina, and experience the pleasure of movement in a welcoming, accepting atmosphere.
Open to people aged 16+, regardless of their background in dance or movement. No previous dance experience is needed.
Participants should wear comfortable clothes and be prepared to dance barefoot or in socks. It is advisable to bring a bottle of water and a towel for use after class.
Natalia was born in Poland and is now a freelance dancer and teacher based in London. As a dancer she has collaborated with choreographers Yasmeen Godder, Iwona Olszowska, Ella Ben-Aharon, Rhiannon Faith and others. Natalia became a qualified teacher of Gaga in August 2012. Since then she travels all over Europe and Israel to teach Gaga. She is also choreographing and recently created a piece The Link for dance students in STW in Poznan, Poland and FORMal in residency in Scenario Pubblico in Sicily. Natalia is co-founder and member of NaNa Collective that is based in London. Natalia just premiered her solo work Birdland in July during International Dance Week Budapest.
Image credit: Gadi Dagon
Cost: £70 (£46) Drop-in: £12 (£8)
Please do read through the instructions before coming to class. Latecomers will not be permitted.
Please note there will be no drop-in places available if the course is fully booked
Header Image: Kloe Dean Guest Workshops, Image by Marso Riviere