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Adult Contemporary Dance Course
  • Adult Contemporary Dance Course

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    Intermediate 6pm - 7pm

    Beginners 7pm - 8pm

    BlackBirdRedRose Studios, Unit G, Vallis Mills Trading Estate, Frome. BA11 3DT

    Summer Term - 24 April - 22 May


    Join us for this short course taught by company dancer Eleanor Duval. The Beginners class is perfect for complete beginners or those who are a little rusty, the Intermediate class is aimed at those who have been attending classes for a couple of terms and want to move on a little faster. 


    We recommend that those new to the class attend the Beginners class in the first instance. If you wish to book a Taster session for the beginners class you can do so here.


    Full Course of five classes - £50

    Drop-in Price for Beginners - £12 per class

    Taster beginners class - £10


     Once you have booked please complete this class registration form.

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      An introduction to contemporary dance technique, led by Company Dancer Eleanor Duval.


      The sessions include back work, foot exercises, swing exercises, travel exercises and longer dance sequences built across the sessions.


      A chance to move your bodies, learn new skills, test your coordination  and above all have fun!


      In the event that this course needs to be postponed then full refunds will be available.

      If you need any further information please contact us.


      Eleanor Duval

      Eleanor trained at the Hamburg Opera in Germany and The Rambert school in London. She has danced with The Mark Bruce Company since 2006 performing in productions Sea of Bones, Love and War, Made in Heaven, Dracula, The Odyssey, Macbeth, Return to Heaven and most recently Phantoms - a triple bill. She has also danced with Dansconnect performing works by Scott Ambler, Jonathan Lunn, Nikki Smedley, Yael Flexer, Kenneth Tharpe, Mark Bruce and Richard Banks as well as various productions at Glyndebourne Opera and The Royal Albert Hall.


      Eleanor received a nomination for the National Dance Award's Outstanding Female Modern Performer 2018 for her role as Lady Macbeth.


      Eleanor has taught extensively in the South West including Tri Art, Swindon CAT scheme and Bath Dance College. She heads up the education programme at the Mark Bruce Company, developing the residential Summer School for vocational students.

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