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Lower North Coast Senior Dance Ensemble

The Lower North Coast Senior Ensemble is for talented dance students from NSW public schools in Year 9 to Year 12.  

Membership is by audition only and is open to students attending NSW public schools, particularly but not limited to the Mid North Coast, Hastings and Great Lakes Networks.  

This ensemble is aimed at talented dance students who display a high level of technical skill, performance quality and wish to be involved in the choreographic process to create, learn and perform 2 dance works (contemporary and hip hop) at the 2021 Lower North Coast Dance Festival.

We are thrilled to announce that we have secured Cadi McCarthy, professional contemporary choreographer and founder of Catapult Dance, to work collaboratively with the dancers to create an original contemporary dance work.

Students will also work with Julia Livingston to create a unique hip hop work.

For further information and to apply:

Go to the website: https://www.lowernorthcoastdancefestival.com.au/lnc-senior-dance-ensemble.html

2021 dates

Applications to audition for the 2021 Ensemble are currently open.  Applications close on Monday 1 March 2021.

The operation of this program is contingent on advice provided by the NSW Department of Education in consultation with NSW Health. All activities will adhere to the DoE COVID-19 guidelines and restrictions.

Rehearsal venue

Hastings Secondary College - Port Macquarie Campus
16 Owen Street
Port Macquarie NSW 2444

Enquiries

Julia Livingston - Ensemble Coordinator
Email: julia.livingston@det.nsw.edu.au
Phone: 02 6556 8143

Di Hall - Arts Coordination Officer
Email: di.c.hall@det.nsw.edu.au
Phone: 0439 472 448