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Musical Moves (dance workshops with live musicians)

Musical Moves – RNZB Venus Rising dance workshops with live musicians

A unique opportunity for intermediate and secondary school students in Auckland and Wellington to experience and understand the special working relationship between music and dance. Included in this package is a curriculum-linked workshop with an RNZB Dance Educator, accompanied by a group of musicians from the APO or Orchestra Wellington, and tickets for Venus Rising  – a season of  celestial ballets by internationally renowned choreographers capturing spirit and power.

This project is generously funded by the Four Winds Foundation.

The cost is $15 per student for a ticket to the show (ratio 9:1,
students to accompanying teacher) and a workshop taught at your school.

About the performances:

Wellington – Opera House
Thursday 20 August, 7.30pm
Friday 21 August, 7.30pm
Saturday 22 August, 1.30pm
Saturday 22 August, 7.30pm

Auckland –  Kiri Te Kanawa Theatre, Aotea Centre
Thursday 17 September,  7.30pm
Friday 18 September, 7.30pm
Saturday 19 September, 7.30pm

To book your seats for Venus Rising  contact the RNZB Ticketing Team:  Monday to Friday 10am-4pm | (04) 831 1056 |

About the workshops:

Dance Educator Availability:
Wellington       Monday 10 August until 21 Friday August
Auckland          Monday 14 September until Friday 18 September

Workshop Duration: 1 to 1 1/2 hour

To book your Musical Moves dance workshop contact the
RNZB Education Team:  


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