Leap of Faith

Fridays, 10-11.30am

Elixir Festival, 2019. Photo: Ellie Kurttz

Leap of Faith is an open dance class for older people. They meet weekly and over the years have worked with a range of top choreographers and performed at fantastic venues, including Stratford Circus Arts Centre, City Hall, the Southbank Centre, Sadler’s Wells and Trafalgar Square.

From November 2020 classes will continue via the online platform Zoom, with the plan to resume in-person classes once it is deemed safe enough to do so.

Under the direction of Molly Wright, Leap of Faith challenges the preconceptions around older dancers and aims to profile their work alongside other high-quality, professional dance companies.

The class is for open-minded people who want to learn exciting dance styles, meet new people, perform, and of course… have fun!

Zoom session details for Fri 16 Apr – Fri 14 May:
Check in: 10am
Class: 10.15-11.15am
Feedback: 11.15-11.30am

Please complete the below registration form (unless you have previously completed it since September 2020) and then book your place here, before arriving for your first session. We will then send you all the information you need to join in the sessions online.

If you wish to fill in this form on a mobile device we recommend you complete it here.

Leap of Faith Gallery, 2019, Your Stratford Stage - Ben Stanley
Leap of Faith Gallery, 2019 (2), Elixir Festival - Ellie Kurttz
Leap of Faith Gallery, 2017, Class - Ben Stanley
Leap of Faith Gallery, 2019 (1), Elixir Festival - Ellie Kurttz
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Leap of Faith Gallery, 2012, One Giant Leap - Natalie Lawrence
Leap of Faith Gallery, 2011, Gen XYZ

Photo: Belinda Lawley

Photo: Belinda Lawley

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Information

LevelOPEN LEVEL Older people aged 65+

TimeFridays, 10-11.30am

Term DatesFriday 16 April – Friday 14 May 2021

Location Currently Online

Price

£6 (+VAT) for the 5 sessions between 16 Apr – 14 May

Booking

Once you have completed your registration form, please purchase your sessions via Eventbrite here. 

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