Jeté, chassé, Plié all day with Queensland Ballet.
Maranoa Regional Council is hopping with excitment to welcome Queensland Ballet to the region as part of the Regional Community Tour for 2021. Queensland Ballet will be conducting workshops from Monday, 26 July to Wednesday, 28 July in schools and at the Roma Cultural Centre.
Queensland Ballet will be travelling to Roma as part of its biggest Regional Community Tour ever and this program will offer
participants the chance to develop a deeper and ongoing connection with their state ballet company and
foster their continued development skills and confidence.
Young dancers aged 2–17 years, senior participants, as well as school and studio teachers are invited to join Queensland Ballet for a range of inclusive workshops to explore the wonderful world of ballet.
Children from aged 2 –17 years will delight in tailored ballet workshops delivered by Queensland Ballet’s highly skilled teaching artists. Queensland Ballet is offering Ballet for Seniors classes that are especially tailored for active adults with a focus on improving poise, core strength, memory, and mobility. QB Petit Pointers is Queensland Ballet’s early years dance program for children aged 2 – 5 years, with lessons set within a framework of storytelling, exploration and artistic play.
Educators and dance teachers can join Queensland Ballet’s expert
Teaching Artists for our inspiring Teacher Professional Development sessions.
The schedule for this program is:
Monday, 26 July
4pm – 4.30pm: Petit Pointers Class 2 -5yrs
4.30pm – 5.30pm: Ballet for seniors
Tuesday, 27 July
8.30am – 3.30pm: In-school workshops
4pm – 6pm: Teacher PD
4.15pm – 5.15pm: Community Class 6 – 11yrs
5.15pm – 6.15pm: Community Class 12 -17yrs
Wednesday, 28 July
8.30pm – 12.30pm: In-school workshops
The cost to participate in the regional tour is:
• Community Classes (including Ballet for Seniors and Petit Pointers) at $10 per participant
• Teacher professional development classes are $35 per participant
• All in-school workshops are free.
To find out more information and to register please visit, www.queenslandballet.com.au/regionaltour