Dance @ The Arts Unit
Local and inclusive programs, digital resources, performances and event streaming provide equity and access to dance opportunities. Weekly ensembles, workshops, inclusive opportunities, performances and industry partnerships, foster skills, knowledge and understanding for students and teachers in dance. Teacher professional development, both live and online, provides support to deliver high-quality arts experiences for students.
Applications now open
Contemporary Dance Workshops 2022
- Boys Only Hip Hop Workshop – Tuesday 31 May 9:00 am-3:00 pm at Sydney Dance Company - $85.00
- Years 5-6 Junior Workshop – 6-7 June 2022 9:00 am-3:00 pm at Sydney Dance Company - $150.00
- Year 4 Primary Workshop – 8 June 2022 10:00 am-2:30 pm at Sydney Dance Company - $75.00
- Years 2-3 Primary Workshop – 9 June 2022 10:00 am-1:30 pm at Sydney Dance Company - $65.00
For further information and all application forms visit the Contemporary Dance Workshops page.
State Dance Festival 2022
NSW Public Schools State Dance Festival - 5-9 September Seymour Centre
For further information and all application forms visit the State Dance Festival page.
Dance Ensembles 2022 - tutors
For further information and to apply to be a dance tutor for ensembles and workshops for 2022 complete the online dance tutor ensembles/workshops form.
New creative resource!
Enjoy these stunning video works from our 2021 dance ensembles. Created during remote learning in Term 4, these beautifully crafted films demonstrate the creativity, skill, resilience and commitment of ensemble members.
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Featured creative resource
No Standing Still
To celebrate the year that was, The Arts Unit are proud to launch 'No Standing Still', a rich collection of resources that celebrate the exploration of dance. They are designed to support teachers and students on their exciting dance journey from Kindergarten to Year 12.
Watch performances and dance films, learn vibrant, new and practical techniques in teaching contemporary dance, and challenge your creative spirit by delving into the teacher resources that will support and inspire you to create new and exciting works of dance.
Dance program promo
Students learning dance across NSW are guided by tutors drawn from Arts Unit experts and industry professionals. Members perform in events such as State Dance Festival and Schools Spectacular.
Student Dance Workshops
Workshops to enhance technical and artistic talents and provide opportunities to develop high-level dance skills guided by professional tutors and specialist dance teachers.