Choreographic Workshop – FORM Dance Initiatives

FORM Dance Initiatives welcomes the return of its annual Choreographic Workshop in 2022 in partnership with Sydney Dance Firm.

This fashionable program offers dance college students with the distinctive alternative to develop their choreographic expertise underneath the steering of excellent business professionals.

Mentored by Sydney Dance Firm Educating Artists, the sensible workshop shares choreographic instruments and methods utilized by the Firm’s Creative Director Rafael Bonachela’s artistic course of.

On this immersive one-day workshop, college students are challenged to suppose innovatively, disrupt acquainted patterns of transferring, generate fascinating materials, and develop their confidence and creativity in composition. The workshop program additionally presents insights into Rafael Bonachela’s artistic course of by way of viewing and discussing excerpts of Sydney Dance Firm work with the Educating Artists.

Sydney Dance Firm Educating Artists will information college students by way of duties just like these used within the improvement of ab [intra], exploring stimulus and incorporating choreographic components.

The Choreographic Workshop is especially invaluable for HSC dance college students and college students who wish to take part in Sharp Quick Dance later within the yr.

ABOUT  ab [intra]
Exploring our primal instincts, our impulses and our visceral responses, ab [intra] is a journey by way of the depth of human existence that may command your consideration. The music fuses lush cello with ambient electronica and the beautiful dancers occupy a visually arresting ethereal world.

Latin for ‘from inside’, ab [intra] was choregraphed by Rafael Bonachela in 2018. The idea of the concept ‘from inside’ is a results of the choreographic course of the place all of the inspiration was derived from the Firm dancers themselves versus exterior stimulus resembling textual content, photos, music or choreographic analysis.

“The choreographic course of and use of compositional instruments was great” – Evangeline Doust Penrith Anglican School, Dance trainer

“ I discovered that working with others was fascinating because it allowed me to maneuver out of my consolation zone” (Yr9, Bossley Park HS)

“The actions used to generate motion had been nice and actually assisted the scholars in understanding how you can choreograph in a extra fascinating means” Sarah Minol Wyndhan School Dance Trainer

Dates and Occasions
Tuesday 5 April at 10am
Wednesday 6 April at 10am

Cloister at St Patrick’s Cathedral
1 Marist Place, Parramatta

Length: 4 hours together with lunch break
Value: $33 per scholar – Supervising lecturers free
Appropriate for years 9 – 12
A downloadable useful resource pack from Sydney Dance Firm might be out there for distribution previous to the workshop.


For extra info concerning the FORM Training Program contact:

Electronic mail: admi[email protected] or [email protected]
Telephone: +61 2 9806 5609