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100 Years of The History of Dance

100 Years of The History of Dance

Date: 25 July

At Moncrieff Entertainment CentreMoncrieff Entertainment Centre

4130 4100

100 Years of the History of Dance as told by one man in 60 minutes with an energetic group finale. Suitable for ages 12+. Jacob arrives at school for his presentation on his favourite topic: the most influential choreographers since the 1920s. He's booked the projector, he's prepared his slides, he's rehearsed all the dances and Mrs Coruthers has started the stopwatch. But will one hour be enough? From Martha Graham to Bob Fosse, to Paula Abdul, Jacob knows it all. Through a rollercoaster of dance moves we explore the broken families, addictions and political escapades that fuelled the lives of these extraordinary artists. Over the hour, Jacob discovers that you can study your heroes all you like, but it doesn't make your own path any clearer. If he wants to be just like his idols, it’s time to stop studying and start creating. So Jacob gets the audience up, and teaches them a simple dance to Whitney Houston's "I Wanna Dance With Somebody”. Dance isn't a foreign academic concept, it's for everyone...and it feels good! "[Simons] wryly encapsulates those awkward moments we have all experienced...and... See Eventfinda for more information.

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Primary Phone: 4130 4100
Booking URL: http://www.moncrieff-bundaberg.com.au/theatre/100-years-history-dance
URL Enquiries: https://www.eventfinda.com.au/2019/100-years-of-the-history-of-dance/bundaberg
2019-07-25 22:00:00
2019-07-25 22:00:00