Young people and members of the community can contact me for:
-advice and guidance
-I also develop and/or manage and support opportunities for young people and the community to engage in dance.
-I manage Cornwall Youth Dance Company, contact me to register for auditions in September 2012
I'm part of the CPD partnership with Plymouth Dance and Dance in Devon, which exists to promote and create a programme of continuing professional development opportunities for practitioners across the peninsula region of the Southwest. I am also a partner in the Dance Southwest network, part of the Theatre Southwest producers forum and I chair the Cornwall Dance Promoters Forum.
Here is are examples of the range of ways that I provide to support professional practitioners and companies:
-one-to-one surgeries: a chance to meet for an hour and discuss your professional development needs including your ideas, aspirations and ask any related questions
-Advice and information- through email or telephone, or in more detail within the surgeries
-The facilitation of a termly networking/focus group event
-Making available the provision of masterclasses, workshops and residencies with visiting dance companies and artists
-Making available the Dance Card grant scheme in partnership with Plymouth Dance and Dance in Devon
-Partnership development with other organisations to provide employment and other opportunities for practitioners
- Advocacy for professional practitioners in Cornwall at county, regional and national events
- Supporting the producing and development of new work, working in partnership with venues, promoters and artists
CURRENTLY WORKING ON:
the CPD offer for Autumn 2012
Big Dance and Cutural Olympiad related events and INSET
development of a project for young disadvantaged people
development of new areas of work for young people in line with regional youth dance strategy
development of a regional plan for dance with and for older people in partnership with other dance agencies
supporting the various summer school opportunities that are happening this year.
I love to hear from people about what they are doing and all things dance-related. Get in touch with me on email@example.com
I look forward to chatting with you.