An introduction to contemporary dance technique led by company dancer Eleanor Duval.


Postponed until further notice - dates tbc

BlackBird RedRose Studios, Unit G, Vallis Mills Trading Estate, Frome BA11 3DT

Eleanor will lead you through back work, foot exercises, swing exercises, travel exercises and longer dance sequences built across six sessions. A chance to move your bodies, learn new skills, test your coordination and above all have fun. Perfect for beginners or those who are a little rusty!

Eleanor trained at the Hamburg Opera in Germany and The Rambert school in London. She has danced with Mark Bruce Company since 2006 performing in productions Sea of Bones, Love and War, Made in Heaven, Dracula, The Odyssey, Macbeth and most recently Return to Heaven. 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. She has taught extensively in the South West including Tri Art, Swindon CAT scheme and Bath Dance College. She heads up the education programme at Mark Bruce Company, developing the residential Summer School for vocational students.

Block of 6 lessons - £54
Please book on our studio website www.blackbirdredrose.com.

No previous experience needed. For further details please call 01373 462168.

Photograph © Farrows Creative

Adult contemporary class in Frome on Wednesday evening.