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Middlesex University, The Burroughs, NW4 4BT London, United Kingdom
The Dancing & Writing Professional Practice August Intensive is a five-day summer lab. designed to support artists developing creative ideas in movement as a well as writing skills. Dancing & Writing Professional Practice responds to the needs of movement practitioners making transitions in their career, particularly involving how to effectively translate movement-based practice into writing in creative ways. The summer lab. is perfect if you are undertaking somatic-based study, returning to academia after a break, writing a project proposal, working in FE or HE having come through a professional performance career...The lab. addresses the rich bodies of knowledge dancers possess through exploring ideas within ...a mix of practical studio movement classes and academic writing-based sessions. Each day will begin with either GYROKINESIS or Bartenieff Fundamentals-based movement class. The lab. develops practitioner's movement and written languages through a stronger awareness of body-mind connection in order to access practical knowing when writing.
The lab. will take place at Middlesex University, Hendon Campus and will be facilitated by Adesola Akinleye and Helen Kindred
Course costs: £350 (full/institution) / £250 (student/conc)