Forget apples, safe dance practice will keep the doctor away!
Social media is arguably altering the perception of what is achievable in dance. Young dancers are copying movements from Instagram and performing them without regard to harm or hazard. According to a Melbourne based dance instructor and qualified doctor Lisa Ellis, dancers can still be as flexible as they possibly can be by following a safe dance procedure.
“Five years ago, if you had told me I would be an ambassador for the dance industry, I would not have believed you.”
12-year-old dancer Nytalia Chigach has much to be proud of including being named one of the foundational ambassadors for Dance Writer in 2017.
US-born dancer David Hallberg and Gillian Murphy will return to the stage as guest artists in the Melbourne premiere of Symphony in C from late August this year at the Arts Centre.
Sankara Stromei is Dance Writer’s youngest ambassador at just seven-years-old and has already expanded herself in various extension programs and competition teams to help develop her as a dancer.