Contemporary Intensive Programme – Wellington

The Wellington CIP – Saturday, 24 June @ Te Whaea: National Dance and Drama Centre – 9am – 4pm
Cost: $150.00  –
Includes one ticket to NZSD’s Choreographic Season on Sunday, 25th June

For dancers aged 15 – 18 years, with a sound knowledge of contemporary dance and interest in dance as a career. The contemporary intensive programme is for dancers who wish to:

  • Establish a solid technical foundation
  • Learn key aspects of the contemporary discipline, such as improvisation, contact, partnering and composition
  • Learn from tertiary tutors to gain insight into NZSD’s unique contemporary dance training
  • Deepen your understanding of the industry and discover the requirements for full-time training

The programme runs over a full day, and all elements of the programme are taught by the members of the New Zealand School of Dance faculty.

  • Focus on your own choreography and how to task your ideas to develop and create choreography
  • Learn and hear from NZSD third years on how they created and developed their own works and the collaboration that went into the season
  • Come and see the works in performance
  • Gain an insight into what NZSD is all about with our Q&A.
  • Includes one ticket to NZSD’s Choreographic Season on Sunday, 25th June

Spaces in class are limited, so register early to avoid disappointment.

Image: NZSD 3rd Yr Contemporary Dance Students – Isabella Jones & Deija Vukona. Photo by Stephen A’Court

Contemporary Intensive Programme – Auckland

The Auckland CIP – Monday 5 June @ Wellesley Studios – 9am – 4pm
Cost: $150.00 –
Includes one ticket to Pacific Dance Festival, Moana Show on Tuesday 6th June

For dancers aged 15 – 18 years, with a sound knowledge of contemporary dance and interest in dance as a career. The contemporary intensive programme is for dancers who wish to:

  • Establish a solid technical foundation
  • Learn key aspects of the contemporary discipline, such as improvisation, contact, partnering and composition
  • Learn from tertiary tutors to gain insight into NZSD’s unique contemporary dance training
  • Deepen your understanding of the industry and discover the requirements for full-time training

The programme runs over a full day, and all elements of the programme are taught by the members of the New Zealand School of Dance faculty.

  • Focus on choreography for Pacific Dance Festival and mask/character work
  • See how it was made and learn the Rep.
  • Gain insight into what NZSD is all about with our Q&A.
  • Includes one ticket to Pacific Dance Festival, Moana Show on Tuesday 6th June

Spaces in class are limited, so register early to avoid disappointment.

Image: NZSD 3rd Yr Contemporary Dance Students – Isabella Jones & Deija Vukona. Photo by Stephen A’Court