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Aboriginal Dance Workshops - Secondary

2019 Arts Initiatives
NSW Public Schools 
Secondary Aboriginal Dance Workshops
Presented by the Arts Unit in partnership with Bangarra Dance Theatre's Youth Program

Aboriginal students from NSW Public Schools are invited to participate in these one day workshops run by the Department of Education in collaboration with the internationally renowned Bangarra Dance Theatre. These workshops cater for both experienced and inexperienced Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander dancers. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander boys and girls from Years 7-12 are invited to attend. Students with exceptional talent and potential will be identified from these workshops and shortlisted to be invited to join the 2019 NSW Public Schools Aboriginal Dance Company. In 2018, the Aboriginal Dance Company and Schools Spectacular Aboriginal Dance Ensemble performed to great acclaim at a range of high profile and televised events.
The cost for each full day workshop is $33.00 per student including GST
All workshops will run from 9.15am - 2.30pm

Applications are now open for the following 2019 workshops:
Workshop:    Byron Bay HS                                                 Date: Tuesday 19 February 2019
Workshop:    Nambucca HS                                                Date: Wednesday 20 February 2019
Workshop:    Taree HS                                                         Date: Thursday 21 February 2019
Workshop:    Newcastle HS                                                 Date: Friday 22 February 2019
Workshop:    Batemans Bay HS                                          Date: Tuesday 12 March March 2019
Workshop:    Nowra                                                             Date: Wednesday 13 March 2019
Workshop:    Sydney - Robyn Webster Sports Centre     Date: Friday 15 March 2019
Workshop:    Brewarrina CS                                                Date: Tuesday 19 March 2019
Workshop:    Wellington HS                                                Date: Wednesday 20 March 2019
Workshop:    Duval HS                                                         Date: Friday 22 March 2019
Workshop:    Deniliquin HS                                                 Date: Tuesday 26 March 2019
Workshop:    Leeton HS                                                       Date: Wednesday 27 March 2019

Download the information package and apply for workshops here:

For further information please contact:        
Catherine Gilholme
Arts Initiatives & Events Officer
The Arts Unit
Ph 8512 1190 | Mob 0411 030530