Artistic development within the circus discipline - Course 1 and 2

Artistic development within the circus discipline – Course 1 and 2

DOCH, School of Dance and Circus

Artistic development within the circus discipline 1 – course

Education startdate: 3 September 2018

Education scope: 20 credits, 14 weeks full time studies

Teaching language: English

Study location: Stockholm

Study pace: Full time

Responsible unit: Department of Circus

Next planned admission: 15 March -16 April 2018

This course is for you who wishes to develop artistically in your chosen circus discipline.

During the course the students work and train independentely and take part in artistic supervison with a teacher. Within the framework of presentations and group discussions the students develop their ability to provide constructive feedback to others in the context of artistic processes.

The course is divided into two modules. In the first module the student works out theme, aim and method for his/her artistic development work and in the second module he/she carries out and presents the work.

You can apply with one of the following disciplines:

Juggling, Pair trapeze, Fixed trapeze, Dance trapeze, Teeterboard (duo or group), Handstand, Hand to hand, Cyr wheel, Swing trapeze, Cloud swing, Chinese pole,Tight wire, Slack wire

We are going to prioritise the application based on pedagogical recourses and space

Course Director: Benjamin Richter, artist and director from Berlin. Since 1995 he has worked as a director and mentor to circus artists, dancers, actors, musicians and other performers. He supports professionall artists with technique, choreography and artistic research. Benjamin has been awarded prizes for several of his productions. As an artist he has toured all over the worls with Gandini and his own company Tactil.

 

Artistic development within the circus discipline 2- course

Education startdate: 3 September 2018

Education scope: 20 credits, 14 weeks full time studies

Teaching language: English

Study location: Stockholm

Study pace: Full time

Responsible unit: Department of Circus

Next planned admission: 15 March -16 April 2018

This course is for you who wishes to further develop artistically in your chosen circus discpiline.

During the course the students work and train independantely and take part in artistic supervison with a teacher. Within the frame of presentations and group discussions the students develop their ability to provide constructive feedback to others in the context of artistic processes.

The course is divided into two modules. In the first module the student works out theme, aim and method for his/her artistic development project and in the second module he/she carries out and presents the project.

You can apply with one of the following disciplines:

Juggling, Pair trapeze, Fixed trapeze, Dance trapeze, Teeterboard (duo or group), Handstand, Hand to hand, Cyr wheel, Swing trapeze, Cloud swing, Chinese pole,Tight wire, Slack wire

We are going to prioritise the applications based on pedagogical recourses and space.

Course Director: Benjamin Richter, artist and director from Berlin. Since 1995 he has worked as a director and mentor to circus artists, dancers, actors, musicians and other performers. He supports professionall artists with technique, choreography and artistic research. Benjamin has been awarded prizes for several of his productions. As an artist he has toured all over the worls with Gandini and his own company Tactil.