This venue-wide festival of dance is all about getting people connecting, interacting and moving again, and is taking over Stanley Arts this May. With the Commons Festival, Stanley Arts continues its commitment to showcasing dance for everyone with a joyful programme of exhibitions, workshops, performances and parties; all celebrating the glorious diversity of dance. Come and get inspired! From entry-level workshops to our infamous monthly Ballroom OTA there is something for everyone - whether you are a wallflower or a…
Learn lot more than pretending to screw on the lightbulb!
Workshop to learn folk dances from different parts of india like bhangra, ghumar and kuthu.
Folk dance forms are the staple in bollywood dance.
The workshop would be led by Anusha Subramanyam, director of Beeja.
Introduction to Bharatanatyam with Anusha Subramanyam, a classical dance form from South India. It is the most popular Indian classical form that is being practised globally today.
For this special edition of F*** It Up Friday, as part of the Commons dance festival, we're honoured to be joined by AltBlax and Let’s Have a Kiki! AltBlax AltBlax collective was founded on creating safe fun and joyous spaces for Black Queer, Trans and Gender noncomforming people. For AltBlax, raving is a form of protest and resistance; "We love to party just like our ancestors did and continue to, through our bodies." F**K It Up Fridays F**K it up…
Commons Festival reaches its pinnacle with a big night of dance. Featuring a triple-bill of fresh new performances from the voguing Ballroom scene, hip hop community and more, in collaboration with community participants and a curtain raiser from our very own BirdGang’s youth company, BirdKdz! The Ballroom performance will be explosive featuring performers from: The Kiki House of Laveaux The Kiki House of Louboutin The Kiki House of Versace All on one dance floor! Then finish the night on the…