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Movement Creation Workshop with Lea Roy

Dance and Movement

In this class, Lea focuses on teaching dance techniques geared towards physicality and creativity; with the goal of allowing students to develop self-expression and self-confidence. At the beginning of the class, participants will be engaged in a warm-up to move the body in physical training with the goal of developing body awareness, coordination, alignment and musicality. Group exercise will follow with the intent of creating an environment of trust and solidarity. As the last part of the class, students will learn dance creation techniques and will be put into small groups to create their own dance sequences.

Grade Suitability4 - 12
Maximum Class Size30
Time Required45 minutes to 1 hour
Material RequiredSound system
Language of InstructionEnglish or French
AvailabilitySeptember - June

Lea Roy

Lea Roy has a degree in contemporary dance from Concordia University, Montreal. Her training includes contemporary dance, ballet, dance improvisation, choreography, theatre, circus and production. Since her arrival in Whitehorse in 2014, Lea has worked as a French Assistant and dance teacher at Whitehorse Elementary School, circus trainer for Yukon Circus Society and performed for Theatre in the Bush, Brave New Works, Homegrown Theatre Festival and Onde de Choc.

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