March 19, 2017 - 1:00pm
Join TAG for a workshop drawn from an arts-based research project and multi-disciplinary performance Same Story, Different Countries. SSDC was a two-year project exploring the socio-political phenomena of racism in the US and South Africa which recently culminated in performances and workshops in Johannesburg and Cape Town, led by Dr. Lynette Young Overby and A.T. Moffett. This workshop was part of that project and Dance TAG is glad to be able to share it with Philadelphia-area dance teaching artists.
March 12, 2017 - 1:00pm
Dance teaching in community and school settings often means that we work with groups of students with widely different skill levels and learning needs, and we have to create performance pieces that include all of them.
December 4, 2016 - 1:00pm
DanceTAG participants swap their
tips. Come prepared to show and share best practices….
is the Director of Dance TAG, as
well as Associate Director of Dance at Bryn Mawr College where she teaches
technique, composition, repertory, and directs the Dance Outreach
Project. She has taught for many years in schools and community programs with
a special interest in facilitating meaningful and joyful dance experiences for
November 13, 2016 - 12:00pm
Join Dance TAG for a workshop about inspiring dancers with
rhythm play and phrase building activities. Co-taught by
Philadelphia-based dancer Melissa Chisena and multi-disciplinary
musician Jonathan Cannon, the session will focus on finding rhythm,
pulse, tempo, syncopation and polyrhythms in movement.
October 30, 2016 - 1:00pm
Join in for dance games that
develop community and communication skills, and encourage all players to have a
blast. Adaptable to multiple settings and ages, from school and studios to open
events, from children to adults. We’ll be passing pulses, blowing kisses,
tiptoeing and moving rhythmically through the space. Forget about technique for
a bit, put on your thinking caps and turn off your serious self.