Create and Dance: The Nutcracker

Create and Dance Nutcracker Trailer

Explore Sir Peter Wright's The Nutcracker using the following programmes:

  • Create and DanceNutcracker Taster

    In this taster course, introduce your class to the story of The Nutcracker, learn how to warm up the body, and stage a scene.

    • Taster: Lesson 1 Getting Started and Developing Movement Patterns
    • Taster - Lesson 2: Perfomance Skills
  • Create and DanceNutcracker Explorer

    During this course you'll take your class through the basics of motif-development and character dancing - completing the programme with your very own piece of choreography.

    • Explorer Lesson 1: Getting Started
    • Explorer - Lesson 2: Developing Movement Patterns
    • Explorer - Lesson 3: Exploring a Character
    • Explorer - Lesson 4: Working Together
    • Explorer - Lesson 5: Performance Skills
  • Create and DanceNutcracker Immersive

    Join Blue Peter presenter Radzi Chinyanganya, as he goes on a ten-week journey with The Royal Ballet into Sir Peter Wright's production of The Nutcracker. During this course you'll take your class through motif-development, character dancing and performance skills - completing the programme with your very own piece of choreography.

    • Immersive Lesson 1: Getting Started
    • Immersive - Lesson 2: Developing Movement Patterns
    • Immersive Lesson 3: Communicating in Character Communicating in Character
    • Immersive - Lesson 4: Developing Character
    • Immersive - Lesson 5: Working Together
    • Immersive – Lesson 6: Find your Space
    • Immersive - Lesson 7: Entrances and Exits
    • Immersive – Lesson 8: Creating Choreography
    • Immersive - Lesson 9: Performance Skills
    • Immersive – Lesson 10: The Grand Finale

FEATURED UNITS

Create and Dance is generously supported by The Sackler Trust