Footworks Percussive Dance Ensemble
Footworks has toured nationally and internationally since 1979, including a Smithsonian Institution tour of Japan, and as guest artists with Riverdance in London. Founder and Artistic Director Eileen Carson is a National Endowment for the Arts Choreography Fellow. She has been awarded a Maryland State Arts Council Individual Artist Award in Choreography and was honored with "Annie" Award from the Cultural Arts Foundation of Anne Arundel County.
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Residency Info Residency DescriptionRoots and Rhythm presents traditional music and dance activities in an accessible, positive, constructive, and fun way, with an approach designed to bring students together to build community while connecting them to each other and their culture. The learning sequences develop motor and communication skills as well as instruct students how to focus, follow directions, and work with others. Every individual will understand that they are an important part of the whole. Workshops include percussive dance, singing, hamboning, and improvisational exercises. Reference Name: Alison Bordelly Title: Academic Dean Phone: (410)321-8555 Residency Location: Montessori School - The four day residency began with a performance and workshops followed. Travel
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Which regions can you stay overnight?: None Travel Requirements: Residency needs: A wood floor is suggested but not required; a large open clear space. Maximum workshop size: 25.
Booking Contact Info Booking Contact OrganizationYoung Audiences of Maryland Address
2600 North Howard Street, Suite 1300
Baltimore , Maryland 21218