Esplanade Presents | da:ns festival


Footwork: Happy Feet

12 Jun, 14 Aug & 2 Oct 2016
Various timings
12 Jun 2016 : 9am
14 Aug 2016 : 9am
2 Oct 2016 : 9am
1hr (with breaks)
Esplanade Rehearsal Studio
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Per person, per session

Esplanade&Me Special

10% savings when you purchase 3 or more tickets!

White and Black card: $37.80 for 3 tickets
Standard: $42 for 3 tickets

To buy tickets, please call the SISTIC hotline at 6348 5555 or go to Esplanade Box Office at Mezzanine level.

Box Office opening hours: 12pm – 8.30pm (including Sun & Public Holidays)

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Discover the joy of movement and fall in love with dance at da:ns festival’s Footwork workshops. Conducted by professional instructors, these basic workshops are designed for adults aged 55 years old and above with little or no experience in dance.

There’s no better way to fall in love with dance than to try dancing yourself. Footwork gives you the opportunity to learn popular dances from the experts and pick up some moves in the months leading up to the da:ns festival, held from 13 – 23 Oct 2016. Save the dates and come celebrate dance with us!

Cha Cha Cha
12 Jun, Sun, 9am Book now

Cha cha cha is a Latin American ballroom dance that originated in Cuba. Known for its small steps and swaying hip movements, it is fun and easy to learn. Come discover the joy of the cha cha cha rhythm!

Come in shoes and comfortable wear.

Conducted by The Dancesport Academy

14 Aug, Sun, 9am Book now

Originally from New York City, Salsa has very strong influences from Latin America. It incorporates jazz and rock and has roots in Cuban Son, Cha Cha Cha and Mambo. This partner dance is fun, sensuous and is all about the rhythmn!

Conducted by ACTFA School of Dance & Performing Arts

Hip hop
2 Oct, Sun, 9am Book now

With roots that can be traced back to the first urban dance crews of 1960s New York, hip hop is a dance movement that has evolved to encapsulate a broad collection of street dance styles performed to hip hop music.

Do come in shoes and comfortable wear!

Conducted by ACTFA School of Dance & Performing Arts

Things To Note

General Advisory

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