News: Dancing for Wishes 05

Monday 5 September 2005

Dancing for Wishes is an annual dance and voice coaching masterclass event which offers young people a unique chance to work with leaders in dance and theatre – and raises money for the Make-A-Wish Foundation UK, the charity that grants wishes to children living with life-threatening illnesses.
This years event takes place at at Croydon’s Fairfield Halls on Sunday 16 October. Philip Thomas, the dynamic dance captain from Mary Poppins (- choreographed by Matthew Bourne) will lead jazz dance masterclasses, while Giorgia Barberi, resident dance captain with We Will Rock You runs hip hop classes. Dierdre Laird, the artistic director of Arts Ed School is leading junior ballet classes for 3 – 7 year olds. Pop Idol Vocal Coaches, John and Cece will also be leading voice and performance workshops
The organisers are expecting record numbers to take part in this eighth year of the event. For further details – or to book a place , call 0208 904 6944 or email DANCE4UK@AOL.COM

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