International Dance Day Wellington,

Free public dance workshops and performances
International Dance Day Wellington, organised by Youthdance Education Trust, is free community event

Welcome and warm-up 11am

Mayor Celia Wade-Brown will open the day, followed by a warm-up of music, dance and drumming with Lala Simpson and African Beats NZ
Workshops – Level 2 foyer

11.45 – 12.15 Bollywood, Salena Govind
12.15 – 12.45 Musical Theatre Linzi Heighway
12.45 – 1.15 Hip Hop, Anna Robinson
1.15 – 1.45 Sasa, Tupe Lualua
1.45 – 2.30 Cuban Salsa, Rafael Ferrer

Workshops – Marae

11.45 – 12.30 American Smooth Genna Flanagan
12.30 – 1.15 Hawaiian Hula Liora Noy
1.15 – 2.00 Integrated Contemporary Sumara Fraser

Workshop – Outdoor (Cable Street entrance)

12.00 – 12.30 Parkour workshop with Martini Miller

Performance 3.00 – 4.00pm

Performance on the marae by 10 community dance groups, highlighting the wide range of opportunities for young people to get involved in dance. Including: Hip hop, musical theatre, Ethiopian dance, Capoeira, jazz, contemporary dance, Ceroc, Classical Chinese dance, tap and youth circus.

Te Papa Tongarewa
Museum of New Zealand
55 Cable St