BDN Pro Class with Marcia Edwards

  • Thursday 13th December 2018
  • DanceXChange
    Thorpe Street
    Birmingham

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  • £6
Thursday morning Pro Class with Marcia Edwards; Artistic Director of ME Dance Company!
ABOUT THE CLASS
A Contemporary class based on the techniques of Martha Graham’s Contraction and Release. Exercises will test your stability and challenge you in different levels of speed as well as endurance. This class is aimed at building core strength and flexibility, allowing you to move freely and feel energised.

ABOUT MARCIA
Marcia Edwards is a dancer, choreographer and teacher. Trained at the Northern School of Contemporary Dance, she has worked with Ace Dance and Music, State of Emergency dance company and Dida dance company Norway. She has worked with choreographers such as Neville Campbell, Janice Garret, Jamie Watton, Gail Parmel, Barwen Tavaziva, Koffi Koko, Akiko Kitamura, Vincent Mantsoe, Andile Sotiya and Robert Moses.
During her career she has also worked on site-specific collaborations with companies such as Motionhouse Dance Theatre and Angel dance.
Marcia has represented Birmingham as dance leader in the Big Dance and has worked on dance-related projects for Worcestershire County Council and the National Trust. She has also appeared in a documentary for Channel 4 and been interviewed for West Midlands BBC News.
Commercially she has danced alongside Diversity and George Sampson (Britain’s Got Talent) and has danced internationally in Switzerland, Zurich, Paris and Romania. Marcia has been the dance teacher for Great Britain’s National School Games and has taught HND and BTEC dance as a lecturer in many colleges and universities.
Choreographically she has created dances for many years and has shown her work at venues such as the Mac and Crescent Theatre (Birmingham) Artrix (Bromsgrove) and Spires Theatre (Worcester). Her work extends through teaching professional classes and auditions for companies such as 2Faced Dance Company.
Marcia is now developing her own company (ME Dance Company) which concentrates on Contemporary technique and performance. Classes that allow students, professional and ex-professional dancers to develop and maintain their core strength and flexibilty.Marcia also leads regular professional classes on Mondays! contact Marcia for find out more: medanceco@gmail.com

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No need to book, just turn up.
SPECIAL OFFER! Buy 6 classes for £30. That’s £5 a class. Bargain.

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