Date(s) - Sunday, August 6th 2017
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Inverness County Centre for the Arts
Engage your body-mind connection with a movement workshop with Mocean Dance (Halifax). Designed for inclusivity and incorporating all fitness levels, this workshop will awaken your breath connection, mobilize your joints, and bring a little extra movement excitement to your day.
Mocean Dance’s Co-Artistic Director, Susanne Chui will lead workshop participants in gentle movements designed to engage your physical senses and tune your attention to weight flow and a playful approach to movement. This class will have live musical accompaniment to lift your spirit and challenge your rhythmic flow.
Susanne Chui is an award-winning dance artist and Co-Artistic Director of Mocean Dance. With Mocean Susanne has developed roles in works by Serge Bennathan, Tedd Robinson, Lesandra Dodson and Claire French, and co-created Burnwater: Alchemy in collaboration with Erin Donovan of Hear Here Productions. Susanne trained professionally at the School of Toronto Dance Theatre, and was based in Toronto from 1999-2007 where worked for many independent choreographers and extensively with Yvonne Ng. She was a founding member of TILT: sound + motion dance company, where she had the pleasure of performing works by many of Canada’s finest choreographers. An avid improviser, Susanne collaborates across disciplines, working regularly with master musician Jerry Granelli and teaching at Creative Music Workshop, an annual improvisation-based summer program. Susanne is honored to have received the 2016 Lieutenant Governor of Nova Scotia’s Masterworks Award, for her role as a dancer in Canvas 5 x 5.
Open to Adults and kids 10+
No experience required.
Cost: $8 ICCA members, $10 non-members