Touch Compass Dance Company workshop with Rodney Bell
Sat 28 Apr 2018, 11:00 am
Sat 28 Apr 2018, 12:00 pm
Te Whaea, New Zealand National Dance and Drama Centre
11 Hutchison Road, Newtown
Conferences Workshops Classes, Dance, Community, Performing Arts
A unique opportunity to participate in a workshop with New Zealand’s premiere inclusive dance company, where dancers with and without disability challenge what dance is and who can do it in groundbreaking ways.
The workshop will cover Inclusive performance techniques with Rodney Bell.
Rodney Ngāti Maniapoto is a renowned dancer and performer. His artistic expression demonstrates elements of traditional Maori culture, and at the same time he's continually seeking new ways to enhance his creative process.
Rodney received the 2017 Arts Access award for artistic achievement and the 2016 Atttude award for Artistic achievement both recognising his most recent work MEREMERE
Rodney has been dancing professionally since 1994 beginning as a founding member of Touch Compass Dance Trust.