Family Dance

Family Dance Workshops

For this year’s International Day of Families, May 15, the Compañía Nacional de Danza (CND) is presenting a family dance and movement workshop, so that children and adults may discover and enjoy a new world of movement on and developing upon actions that are already part of their daily lives, using their bodies and its expressive capacities.

The Family Dance Workshop generates a common creative space among the boys and girls, together with the adults accompanying them, establishing a cooperative bond that fosters a meaningful experience through movement and dance. By promoting creativity in the family, a personal language is woven through the use of different qualities of movement, physical contact, the use of space, breathing and music. Basically, we are using the tools of dance, games, improvisation, physical contact, use of voice and stage elements. These, and other tools, help the participants generate a new way of sharing, learning and relating.

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Objectives of the Family Dance Workshop

  • Encourage the practice of dance and movement
  • Encourage interest in dance
  • Awaken body awareness and listening
  • Bring musicality to movement
  • Stimulate sensitivity towards movement as an artistic expression
  • Develop an analytical spirit towards artistic creations
  • Strengthen family ties through movement and dance
  • Discover new roles and family ties
  • Enjoy healthy and artistic activities as a family

WHO’S IT FOR?

This I Edition of the Family Dance Workshops is aimed at boys and girls between 6 and 10 years old accompanied by 1 adult family member.

Number of places: 30 places per workshop (15 girls/boys and 15 adult relatives).

 

WHEN?

Saturday, May 7, 2022 from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the CND headquarters:

Family contact workshop with Miguel Ángel Punzano (Connective tissue).

Sunday, May 8, 2022 from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the CND headquarters:

Creative family workshop with Juan Manuel Ramírez (La colé).

 

VERY IMPORTANT Free workshops with prior registration at educa.cnd@inaem.cultura.gob.es before Thursday, May 5, 2022.

 

WHERE?

CND headquarters: Paseo de la Chopera 4. 28045 Madrid.

More information

If you have any questions or suggestions, you can contact us at 910505094 (during office hours) or by sending an email to educa.cnd@inaem.cultura.gob.es.