Not long to go…

Last week saw the final rehearsals for each group. We’re now very excited and looking forward to Wednesday’s sharing at the Victoria Hall. Each group’s work will be performed along with 3 short dance films by 3rd Stage Dance Company. You can watch a short documentary...

Childhood

Childhood – Combe Down Primary, 6W I remember it well, we were happy and carefree. I remember you like this. Is this how you’ll remember me? The glistening swimming pool water on that endless summer day. Laughing in our beds late at night, smiling at hearing you say,...

Combe Down Primary School

Lots of hard work and enthusiasm from our two year 6 groups at Combe Down Primary this week as their pieces start to take shape. Their two dances, ‘Childhood’ and ‘Lost’ tell stories of happy memories, the things they would like to be remembered for and the emotions...
Combe Lea creative writing and talking

Combe Lea creative writing and talking

Residents of Combe Lea care home took part in a poetry session with Hilda Sheehan this week. The group discussed Walt Whitman’s ‘Song Of Myself’ and looked at various objects of keepsake to evoke memories of youth and celebrating life. The ladies really enjoyed...
St Bartholomew’s first workshop

St Bartholomew’s first workshop

This week saw St Bartholomew’s Church group’s first movement workshop. A really productive, exciting and creative two hours beginning a touching and thought provoking piece. Watch this space…
Wellsway students in rehearsal

Wellsway students in rehearsal

Our group at Wellsway School have been working extremely hard on their piece, learning material and creating playful duets using their own choreography. 3 weeks to go!