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DO: Aerobics with Soul®️

DO: Aerobics with Soul®️

Salma Faraji is inviting you to an open-access class of Aerobics with Soul®. Based on traditional dances from Tanzania, this is a multi-level class combining Fitness Industry guidelines with the magic and creativity of African Dance. The …

WATCH: Alien Species

Image: Clea Wallis

WATCH: Alien Species

Plastic waste is having an irreversible, devastating effect on the planet especially in the sea. A recent study has found micro-plastics, not only in sea creatures but now present in human blood. A new Alien Species will …

DO: Dance North Summer School 2022

DO: Dance North Summer School 2022

Games, Movement, Dance, Getting Creative, indoors and outdoors at The Park Ecovillage, Findhorn! Activities will include contemporary dance classes with Ruth Kent and a session of Aerobics with Soul® with Salma Faraji. …

WATCH: RISE 2022 Festival of Contemporary Dance & Performance

LOStheULTRAMAR by Foco alAire, photo by Vincent Muteau

WATCH: RISE 2022 Festival of Contemporary Dance & Performance

RISE is back for 2022! Dance North’s festival of contemporary dance and performance is coming back on Saturday 11 June, building on the tremendous success of the 2021 programme. RISE 2021 showed how well outdoor performances …

WATCH: RISE 2022 – THREADED FINE

Threaded Fine by Rosemary Lee, image by Eoin Carey

WATCH: RISE 2022 – THREADED FINE

Choreographer Rosemary Lee has brought together a cast of dancers from across Scotland and ranging in age from 9-70+ years to create a new site-specific version of her Threaded Fine project. One after the other, 24 dancers …

WATCH: RISE 2022 – LOStheULTRAMAR

LOStheULTRAMAR by Foco alAire, photo by Vincent Muteau

WATCH: RISE 2022 – LOStheULTRAMAR

In LOStheULTRAMAR, Mexican dance company Foco alAire take to the streets to astonish passers-by, inviting people to join their procession as they pass through parks and public spaces. This is an interactive public performance …

DO: Foco alAire Open Level Workshop

DO: Foco alAire Open Level Workshop

Come along and gain insight into the creative process, movement ideas, costuming and soundscape that went into the making of Foco alAire’s LOStheULTRAMAR, part of RISE 2022. Explore body awareness and …

DO: Mushroom Culture and Cultivation

DO: Mushroom Culture and Cultivation

Mushroom Culture and Cultivation with AIM Artist Simone Kenyon and invited guests. Room to Learn / Grow / Share. Inspired by the work of the Radical Mycologists movement, this is a new community mushroom growing project taking …

MAKE: Woodland Understory Walk

MAKE: Woodland Understory Walk

Join local fungi enthusiast Daniel Lacasta Fitzsimmons to explore the local woodland ecology. The first session as part of a 7-week mushroom culture and cultivation project with artist Simone Kenyon. …

DO: May to June Term – Forres Youth

DO: May to June Term – Forres Youth

New term for Dance North Youth Forres – An opportunity to learn contemporary dance technique, choreographic and performance skills in a safe environment. Young people will have fun and explore their creativity. …

DO: May to Jun Term – Fochabers Seniors

DO: May to Jun Term – Fochabers Seniors

New term for Dance North Youth Fochabers Seniors – An opportunity to learn contemporary dance technique, choreographic and performance skills in a safe environment. Young people will have fun and explore their creativity learning. …

DO: May to Jun Term – Fochabers Juniors

DO: May to Jun Term – Fochabers Juniors

Do you have a child, (Age 7-11), who has loads of creativity and loves to move and dance? Bring them along to our Junior Fochabers class. Young dancers get an opportunity to learn contemporary dance technique as …