WORKSHOPS & RESIDENCIES

The Cowles Center's Arts in Education workshops and residencies can bring a new dance form right into your classroom or integrate directly into your curriculum. Book multiple workshops and turn it into a residency!

Tailored to suit your school or organization, sessions are available year-round as one-time experiences or as in-depth residencies and can take place at your location or in the Cowles Center’s studios. These 60-minute sessions are designed for up to 30 students and are taught by Cowles Center Teaching Artists.

 

Elementary Workshop Styles

  • Creative Movement

  • Social Dance

  • Kathak: Classical Northern Indian Dance

  • Somali Folk Dance

  • Mexican Hat Dance

  • Musical Theater

  • Hip Hop: Fundamentals of Breaking

  • Percussive

 
 

Middle School/High School Workshop Styles

  • Modern

  • Flamenco

  • Hip Hop: Fundamentals of Breaking

  • Jazz

  • Latin Social Dance

  • Percussive Dance

  • Somali Folk Dance

  • Latin Social Dance

  • Swing

  • Musical Theater

  • Soul Dance


Benefits: Builds confidence, teamwork, respect and cultural awareness 

 

 

OUTSIDE OF THE TWIN CITIES METRO AREA?
Workshops can also be conducted using innovative two-way video conferencing to connect Greater Minnesota students with professional Twin Cities’ Teaching Artists. Enrich your curriculum by visiting the Center for Interactive Learning and Collaborations (www.cilc.org) and browse our courses under Content Providers. You may request a multi-day residency or a one-time workshop that affords teachers and students exposure to dance in order to meet specific learning goals.

 

For more information, please contact:

Elyse Chambers

Education & Community Engagement Manager

echambers@thecowlescenter.org | (612)-206-3643