Rhythmic counting, coaching and MCing social dances
Presenters Peter Knight and Colin Duncan
Musician Ken Martlew
26 September 2021
This workshop will be in two parts:
Morning Rhythmic counting and coaching Peter Knight
Peter, from RSCDS London Branch, will lead us through practise and hints on Rhythmic Counting and Coaching of dancers. This very useful skill gets easier with practice and you will have opportunities to try out the mantras.
Afternoon MCing social dances Colin Duncan
Colin, from RSCDS BHS Borders Branch, will take us through MCing at Social Dances with sections on how to:
run a dance from the stage
encourage the last dancers onto the floor to make up sets
clearly announce and recap dances
work with your musicians to give the best event
You will have opportunities to be the MC.
serTA members who had previously paid for this event, cancelled in 2020, will have early notification and their payments will be carried forward.
We will let you know further details with the venue and how to apply to attend this workshop as soon as possible.
We look forward to seeing you there.