ABOUT ELEVATE DANCE

To dance is to create a story through movement.
With Elevate, you will develop your confidence and your skill so to enhance your creativity.

Elevate Dance provides students with in-depth knowledge, skills and understanding of the dance industry while learning to express themselves and grow their confidence as artists.

With professional mentors and a structured program, students will be taken on a journey to gain a greater insight into the skills and tools they need to succeed.

Through local networks, students will also have performance opportunities locally, interstate and internationally.

Elevate Dance not only focuses on artistic growth but also allows students to be a part of the greater community and encourages social inclusion, community outreach and personal reflection.

Program Streams

There are two defined streams for Elevate Dance, Emerging and Elite artists.

The Emerging Artist category is designed for young people who have a passion for dance but have had limited experience or opportunities in their chosen craft.

The Emerging Artist category is designed for young people who have a passion for dance but have had limited experience or opportunities in their chosen craft.
The Elite Artist category is designed for young people who have already acquired experience and skills in their chosen craft and are ready to elevate that to the next level.

Program Structure

EMERGING ARTIST

  1. Foundation Techniques: Contemporary, Jazz, Ballet and Hip Hop
  2. Mind & Body Basics: Injury Risk Prevention, Introduction to basic human anatomy and body mechanics. How to develop a growth mindset
  3. Performance: Developing stage presence, collaboration and artistic expression
  4. Choreography: Learn choreographic routines and how to execute them effectively
  5. Improvisation: Development of spontaneous movement facilitated through a variety of creative explorations

ELITE ARTIST

  1. Advanced Technique – Contemporary, Jazz, Ballet and Hip Hop
  2. Mind & Body Basics – Fitness, Nutrition and developing a growth mindset
  3. Dance Coach – How to effectively coach and instruct dance
  4. Personal Brand – Acquiring the skillset and techniques to build personal brand portfolio
  5. Performance – Mandatory Crew, Comp, Public & Corporate performance
  6. Choreography – Learning Routine & Choreograph solos
  7. Improvisation – Advanced techniques to spontaneous movement in a public forum

Program Outcomes

By participating in Elevate Dance, students will have enhanced their

– Technical skills and knowledge in multiple dance styles, performance and personal development
– Self-confidence, resilience, social connections and well-being
– Soft skills for future job opportunities

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