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|Course:||Jerome Robbins: The Man Behind West Side Story|
|Start Date:||17th April 2018|
|Fee:||£59.00 What's included?|
Talented dancer, innovative choreographer and a renowned taskmaster, Jerome Robbins is hailed as the greatest American-born classical choreographer. Also claiming worldwide attention with the smash-hit musicals West Side Story, Gypsy and Fiddler on the Roof, his roots in classical ballet found expression in Afternoon of the Faun, The Concert, and Dancers at a Gathering with American Ballet Theatre and New York City Ballet. This course is fully illustrated with slides, archive film clips and DVDs.
Bridgett Vane trained as a dancer and dance teacher. After running a dancing and theatrical retail business, she was press and marketing manager for Southampton’s Nuffield Theatre. A former dance adviser to Southern Arts Association, she was a founder of Southampton Dance Circle, and assisted in the running of the Southern Region of the Royal Academy of Dancing. Bridgett’s work is based on extensive up-to-the-minute research, combining her knowledge and engagement with ballet and dance with a passion for history.Back to List
Dillington House is one of England's special places. A truly lovely rural surrounding in which to learn and study, to walk and think, to eat well and make new friends. Whether your interest is history, photography or visiting gardens, you'll find what you need at Dillington House. Prepare to be stimulated, intrigued and uplifted.