Archive for July, 2009

Morning warm-up

Posted in Switch with tags , , , on July 17, 2009 by Nicky Getgood

When the dancers warm-up to some lovely, live percussion during the morning class, I sometimes sneak into the studio and record it with audioboo.  Here’s a little extract from this morning’s class – go take a listen!

Douglas Thorpe on ‘Switch’ – end of first fortnight

Posted in Switch with tags , , , on July 3, 2009 by Nicky Getgood

Douglas Thorpe, Gail and the dancers have been very busy in the studio.  Here’s a sneak preview of the story so far.  It seems to be taking on quite an intense edge, as you can see from the following clip of dancer Yu Yu Rau.

‘Switch’ Rehearsals Week 2, Day 3

Posted in Switch with tags , , on July 1, 2009 by Nicky Getgood

Choreographer Douglas Thorpe has been working hard with Artistic Director Gail Parmel and the 6 new company dancers, on what will be one half of  ‘Switch’.  Here’s a sneaky peak at what’s bring developed.