The aim of teaching dance and the performing arts is to improve student’s co-ordination, self-esteem and confidence. As students develop, they are learning many life skills. Coordination, discipline, teamwork, friendship and posture that will stand them in good stead for the future.
Fortuna Dance students are encouraged by our qualified teachers in a safe dance space to obtain a passion for all forms of dance and theatre and also a sound knowledge of movement and technique.
Fortuna offers a comprehensive dance program
for all skill levels and age groups.
Fortuna offers a comprehensive dance program for all skill levels and age groups.
Is a very structured discipline, giving students strength, balance and correct posture, enabling students to produce movements with lightness, speed and grace. Students trained in ballet can confidently learn other forms of dance.
Is a less structured discipline, but still requires details in technique to be learnt correctly. Flexibility is focused on throughout the grades. Strength of movement, attack and clean lines are taught.
Explores the dancer’s body and range of movement, finding their own movement language that comes from the heart and soul. Using abstract and extreme concepts, expressive movement, strength and flexibility.
Is a style of dance that combines jazz dance technique with precision acrobatic elements. It is defined by its athletic character, its unique choreography, which seamlessly blends dance and acrobatics, and its use of acrobatics in a dance context.
The definition of drama: is a composition in verse or prose intended to portray life or character or to tell a story usually involving conflicts and emotions through action and dialogue and typically designed for theatrical performance. Students learn a variety of dramatic skills along these lines.
Uses material from a film musical or stage musical. It is not exact replications but will use the appropriate choreographic, vocal and dramatic style needed. BBO and ATOD are both taught.
Singing classes help you to learn how to properly sing in tune, using piano scales to reproduce correct sounds with correct breathing techniques. Classes are private and cost can be shared.
Are compulsory for students wanting to do Competitions/Eisteddfods. Private classes can also be taken for syllabus work. Costumes can be supplied. Appropriate class wear is to be worn.
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