Open Workshops at International Dance Festival -- Silicon Valley
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The last date listed for International Dance Festival Workshops was Saturday August 16, 2014 / 4:15pm (Manipuri: Classical Indian Dance with Sohini Ray).
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- Full Price:
- $56.25 - $98.75
- Our Price:
- $28.00 - $49.00
Experience all the wonder and beauty of Moscow Ballet's famed Great Russian Nutcracker, a dazzling holiday tradition that features gorgeous Swarovski crystal-laden costumes, life-sized matrushka dolls, 10-foot-tall silk puppets and a show-stopping "Dove of Peace" formation in which two dancers become one bird with a 20-foot wingspan. Interwoven into this year's production is a peek inside Masha's magical toy cabinet plus a charming display of authentic Russian Christmas puppetry. This is your chance to see the award-winning principal dancers and corps de ballet perform Olympic-worthy leaps, lifts and pirouettes as they tell the heartwarming tale of Masha meeting her prince. Learn More
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Workshop Schedule (instructors subject to change):
9:00am: Pilates mat with Amity Johnson (One hour; please bring a mat or large towel)
10:15am: Afro-Haitian Modern (75 minutes)
11:45am: Tap with Audreyanne Delgado (75 minutes)
1:30pm: Line Dances with Etta Walton (One hour)
2:45pm: Salsa with Leanne Rinelli (75 minutes; no partner is required)
4:15pm: Manipuri (Classical Indian Dance) with Sohini Ray (75 minutes)
• There’s a 30-minute lunch break from 1:00pm-1:30pm.
• There’s a 15-minute break between each class.
These are all mixed-level classes. You can be beginner or pro. But you must be age 15 or older to attend.
Attire: You should wear something comfortable to move around in.
• Jazz slippers are ideal. (Socks or ballet slippers might be too slippery. Sneakers tend to stick.)
• Barefoot is OK.
• For tap class, tap shoes are recommended, or something with a sole, “character shoes” or the jazz slippers.
• For line dancing, any shoe that will stay on. Street shoe flats are not recommended.
About the Ticket Supplier: The Lively Foundation
The Lively Foundation, Inc. is a not for profit, tax-exempt corporation devoted to the production of artistic and educational programs in dance music and related arts. Founded by supporters of dancer-choreographer Leslie Friedman, The Lively Foundation’s performance series have consistently won acclaim from critics and audiences alike.
The Lively Foundation has presented premieres of works by significant contemporary composers including Pulitzer Prize winner Charles Wuorinen, Grammy winner Jon Deak, Malcolm Hawkins, John Felder, and Jonathan Harvey.
Lively also publishes The Hedgehog, the international arts review which Dana Gioia, Chairman of the National Endowment for the Arts declared to be “the best magazine of its kind I have ever seen.”
Lively is known also for extensive educational programs for Bay Area schools which combine music, dance, narration and visual arts to support subjects in required curriculum.