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Broadway Jazz – Cabaret Dance Workshop
October 10, 2018 @ 4:30 pm - 6:30 pmFree
Melbourne’s highly sought after act maker, choreographer and show director, Elizabeth Dawson0-smith (aka Miss Friby), hits Alice Springs with two incredible workshops for performers!
Fun, informative and high energy, this two hour workshop will explore the lines, techniques and choreography featured in the classic dance genres of Broadway, Musical Theatre, Cabaret & Vaudeville. Workshop features a comprehensive technique class focusing on skills, strength, presentation & flexibility as well as learning a unique dance piece, which is equal part story, character & choreography.
This ‘all that jazz’ affair is aimed at intermediate/advanced dancers, however anyone who works with physical performance is encouraged to come along and give it a crack!
Wednesday October 10th, 2018
4:30pm – 6:30pm
67 Bath Street, Alice Springs
WEAR – dance/fitness gear (comfortable, stretchy), chorus heels or dance shoes (preferable) OR runners and socks (floor work only)
BRING – water bottle, light snacks, game face
COST – $30
Register for BOTH ‘Act Development’ (Thurs 11th October – 6:30pm-9:30pm) & ‘Broadway Jazz – Cabaret Dance’ (as above) for $60
MISS FRIBY will also be presenting a wild tornado of hilarious showmanship and exotic glamour, with her Cabaret, Vaudeville & Burlesque show ‘Miss Friby – A Late Night Revue’ at Monte’s Lounge on Friday 12th of October.
About Miss Friby…
With a First Class Honours accreditation in ‘Nineteenth Century Burlesque Traditions (2014), Elizabeth has made her mark on the vaudeville, cabaret and burlesque circuit, with two Green Room Award nominations (2012/15), a Fields Award nomination for her ‘Contribution to Australian Vaudeville’ (2015) and act direction for the winning entries of Miss Burlesque Australia 2014 (Zelia Rose) and Mr Boylesque Australia 2015 (Egson Ham).
As principle performer/producer for boutique production company, Miss Friby, Elizabeth has been presenting and producing critically acclaimed Cabaret, Vaudeville and Burlesque works for a range of venues and events including The National Gallery of Victoria (Art After Dark Series 2012), Splendour in the Grass (2012-17), Woodford Folk Festival (2012-2014), Australia’s Got Talent (Finalist 2013) and The World Famous Spiegeltent (2012) to name a few.
Elizabeth’s knack for performance development & movement, has seen her teach all over Australia at many industry events Spinfest Circus Festival (2017/18), Congress on Undress (2017), BB’s House of Burlesque (2017) and she also works with professional artists across the genres of circus, film, web series, theatre, cabaret, music & dance to deliver high quality work and mentor their creative practise.