All workshops will be held in the Dance Studio on the University of KwaZulu-Natal (Howard College Campus)


PLEASE NOTE: These workshops are offered free of charge to participants but booking is essential as places are limited. The workshops are only open to dancers 16 years and older.

- Call 082 875 6065 during office hours or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to book a place at least two days in advance of the workshop.


Thursday 28 August

Workshop facilitator: Luyanda Sidiya (Vuyani Dance Theatre)

16h00 - 18h00

The contemporary African workshop will be influenced by the Vuyani repertoire and style of working, and accompanied by live music, which plays an integral role in all their works.




Wednesday 3 September

Workshop facilitator: Sonia Radebe (MIDM) and Jennifer Dallas (Kemi)

16h00 - 18h00

This contemporary dance workshop will look at the collaborative working styles and dance methods of both Radebe and Dallas, in a high octane and joyous meeting of genres, styles and personalities!



Saturday 6 September

Workshop facilitator: Athina Vachla (First Physical Theatre Company)

10h00 - 12h00

A creative workshop looking at Gesture through different performance lenses; from distillation for capturing meaning to abstraction and Laban's dynamic rhythms.