Category Traditional dance

COLLABORATIONS, PARTNERSHIPS AND THE FUTURE PART 3

The Dance Lab that happened from 20th-22nd August was a wonderful experiment. We want to celebrate all the dancers who took out time to be present during the sessions. A special vote of appreciation to Roger Masaba, Judith Lubega Tusiime, Faizal “Mostrixx” Ddamba and Babson (France) for sharing your experiences with the participants. Your energy […]

COLLABORATIONS, PARTNERSHIPS AND THE FUTURE Part 2

Hey movers, today went well. We had Roger Masaba (Sabo) leading us in a workshop today exploring the development of movement from the source. Samuel Lutaaya led the next session where he asked the participants Tomorrow (Thursday), we shall have another class led by Faizal Mostrixx Ddamba and Judith Lubega. The description of the classes follows below: HIP HOP by  Faizal […]

DANCE TRAINING WORKSHOP IN UGANDA

Discovering the Pearl From 11th to 23rd August 2014 Kampala | Uganda Artistic Director: Tebandeke Samuel Lutaaya THE TRAINING: The second edition of this introductory course is designed as a two week immersion into the cultural traditions of Uganda. A selection of the diverse traditional dances from across the country will be taught over the training […]

Alluta continua…. In not so many words

All is well that ends well. I seem to be using this expression on an ever-increasing basis. Maybe there is a lot to be thankful for this year. The camp ended well. We are so proud of the participants. You were part of an experiment that taught us more about us than can be learnt […]

Notes from the Guerrilla Arts Traditional Dance Camp

So far so good. The participants have gotten into the groove of things and there is a lot that is being transmitted both ways. For a couple of them, it is seems like a time of rapid learning and assimilating the knowledge that is being passed on is challenging. One thing I can say for […]

The Choreographer’s Toolbox – Practical workshops in developing skills and confidence in making your own work

Workshop with Jennifer Irons Date 4th-14th December 2013 Daily 9:00-11:00am The workshop, which will be part of the Guerrilla Arts Traditional Dance Camp, will focus on developing choreographic techniques to enhance dancers’ knowledge and offer them tools to create and develop their own work– in whatever dance style they may be working in. With a […]

DANCE TRAINING WORKSHOP IN UGANDA

Discovering the Pearl From 2nd to 14th December 2013 Kampala | Uganda Artistic Director: Tebandeke Samuel Lutaaya THE TRAINING: This introductory course is designed as a two week immersion into the cultural traditions of Uganda. A selection of the diverse traditional dances from across the country will be taught over the training period alongside other […]