Educational Residencies

 

SLMDances creates and implements dynamic educational residencies for your institution specific to the needs of your students and curriculum. These residencies may include master classes, setting or creating choreographic work on students, lecture demonstrations and more. In order to create an educational residency program with SLMDances, contact us

 

See examples of residency programs with some of our current and past partner institutions.

The Brearley School

 

Residency Theme: West African Dance

Active Years: 2014-2017.

Residency Frequency + Length:

Two 40 min. master classes/week. 14 weeks.

 

SLMDances offers an introduction to West African Dance with a live drumming accompanist to 8th Graders as a part of the Physical Education curriculum. Students learn dances, music and history from various West African ethno-linguistic groups. 

Black Girls Rock!


Residency Theme: West African Dance

Active Years: Summers 2013, 2014

Residency Frequency: 90 min. master class every other day for the 14 day program. 7 classes total. 

 

SLMDances offers an introduction to West African Dance with a live drumming accompanist to girls ages 13-17 years old as a part of the Arts Curriculum in the Black Girls Rock! QUEENS Camp for Leadership and Excellence. Studnets learn dances, music and history from various West African ethno-linguistic groups. 

Greenwich Academy


Residency Theme: Technique and Repertory

Active Years: 2013 

Residency Frequency + Length:

1 contemporary modern technique class/week. 2 repertory rehearsals/week.

Fall Semester. 

 

As the Fall Semester Artist in Residence, Sydnie L. Mosley taught technique master classes, and created a new choreographic work with GA's most advance dance students. The work, "Sleeping Beauties" was produced in the annual winter dance production. Additionally, SLMDances offered a lecture demonstration on the theme, "How can dance be used as an activist tool?" The company performed The Window Sex Project, and a section of work in progress, Body Business.

Sydnie L. Mosley Dances (SLMDances) is a New York City-based dance-theater collective that works in communities to organize for gender and racial justice through experiential dance performance.

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