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AUGUST 2018 NEWSLETTER


1. DANCE COURSES
Next set of open dance courses are starting in September/October 2018:

THURSDAYS
7:00pm Bellydance (beginners)
8:00pm Bellydance (intermediate)

Please visit classes page for more details and payment.


2. DANCERS WANTED FOR A DANCE & SCIENCE COLLABORATION


Looking for dancers for a creative opening performance for a presentation as part of the Festival of the Mind in the Spiegeltent, Barkers Pool.
Dancers with atelast 1-2 years dance experience in any dance form welcome. No contemporary dance experience required.

Rehearsals: Tuesdays 21st, 28th Aug, 4th, 11th, 18th, 25th Sep
7:00pm - 9:00pm, Croft House, Garden Street.
Sundays 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd Sep
1:00 - 3:00pm, Croft House, Garden Street

Performance Date: Saturday 29th September, 2:00pm (with rehearsal on the day)
Cost:
60 (waged)
FREE (11-18 year olds / students / freelance dancers)
Contact Nisha to register interest




3. NLD CURRENT PROJECTS
Nisha Lall's year is filled with some amazing dance projects.
Your support at these events/projects is always welcome!
Inquiries / Join mailing list / Book Nisha Lall Dance info@nldance.co.uk



Surayi Dancers have a jam-packed year ahead with several performance bookings already in place. With new performances in place, they will be concentrating on supporting local festivals this year.


ASHAY Dancers are working on new performance sets this year and will be supporting the local events/shows as well as their usual private bookings.



We Danced is an intergenerational project that celebrates the connections we make through dance, bringing together older adults in care home settings with local primary schools in the Parson Cross area of Sheffield, South Yorkshire. This project is being delivered by Yorkshire Dance. Nisha Lall is team teaching alongside Adele Wragg, Tara Baker and Lucy Haighton to deliver creative multi-disciplinary arts activities leading to a residents & children meet up every half term.
Having musicians Ella Sprung, Heather & Simon Dumpleton in the sessions are a wonderful addition to the project reinforcing how song and music has a positive impact on the wellbeing of care home residents.



Be Free Lunch - be part of the movement!
Nisha Lall has recently been commissioned to deliver a project, providing dancing at lunchtimes with a focus on Sheffield city centre office -based workforces/organisations.
The project will bring together 10 local dance practitioners to deliver lunch time dance & movement sessions to Sheffield business/organization during July 2018. These sessions with accumulate in a flash mob and larger scale dance to coincide with the Well Being Festival on Wednesday 18th July 2018 in Sheffield City Centre. The project is being funded by Rainbow Heron Small Grants Fund. The trust provide one-off grants to individuals (or small groups) around the UK to develop specific creative / arts-based activities - with the aim of exploring the connection between mental health and creativity as well as promoting wider awareness about young people's mental health.
http://spirit-of-the-rainbow-heron.com/

Are you interested in your workplace taking part in the project? Get in touch!



South Yorkshire Dance Hub partners recently met to discuss their action plan for 2018 - 2019 including the development of youth dance, dance programming, community dance and CPD in the South Yorkshire region.
The current Youth Dance Company project is still going strong with an amazing team of young dancers. Please watch this space to find out details about their showcase coming up in Otober.. Project Manager: Tara Baker, Lead Artist: Daniel Phung.

Read more about SYYDC http://syydc.co/
Join the mailing list: sydancehub@gmail.com

4. OTHER EVENTS
Other events supported by Aim To Dance & Nisha Lall


Sat 4th Aug - Oxford Dance Camp, Oxford

Sat 18th Aug - JWAAD Summer School, Berkshire

Thu 23rd Aug - Charity Event, Sheffield

Thu 6th Sep - Forge WI

Tue 11th Sep - Compassion Conference, Sheffield

Sat 15th Sep - Autumn Hafla, Doncaster

Sun 16th Sep - Bollywood Masterclass, SYYDC, Shefffield

Sat 29th Sep - Festival Of The Mind, Sheffield

Sun 30th Sep - Diversity Festival, Sheffield

Mon 1st Oct - Kimberworth WI, Rotherham

Fri 12th Oct - Pride Of Rotherham Awards

5. CONNECT
Mailing List: info@nldance.co.uk
Twitter: @NishaLall_Dance
Instagram: NishaLall.Dance
Facebook Page: Nisha Lall Dance
Facebook Page: Sheffield Dance Culture (Sheffield dance updates)