Dance Events




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We are delighted to welcome Ollie Ellis to Cotham School - Ollie is a professional dance artist (Kompany Malakhi) and will be working closely with the dance department to further develop boys dance at cotham - over the next 4 terms he will be working with KS3 boys in class time and during extra curricular activities. Ollie Ellis will be working towards some public performances with the boys  - further information to follow soon.

If you have any questions about opportunites for boys in dance here at cotham please contact the department directly or email Mrs Hughes, Performing Arts Administrator


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The Stages dance festival is an annual showcase dance event for Bristol schools. it is one of the largest school and youth dance events in England involving hundreds of children, ranging from Nursery age to Secondary school and college pupils. The shows are of an extremely high standard and demonstrate how hard students have teachers have worked to produce some fantastic performances.

Stages is held at the Colston Hall and includes a festival weekend (3rd/4th/5th February 2012) followed by a Gala show (19th March 2012). Cotham School is very proud to once again be entering 4 of our Dance Companies into the event. Vivid and Vivid Junior (Girls) and Synapse and Junior Synapse (Boys). This is a great opportunity for studentts to perform their work in a professional venueas part of what will be a very high quality and enjoyable show.

Tickets are available fromt the Colston Hall Box Office only, priced at £9 Adts and £6.50 Conc.

Telephone: 9223686 (10am - 6pm)

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