Creative Kids Dance
For ages: 5 - 8 years
Term 3: 30 July - 1 October
When: Saturday 9:15am - 10:00am
Per Term: $120.00 | Per Class: $15.00
With professional dancer, choreographer and teacher Olivia O'Brien, your children can express themselves in a safe and fun environment.
With no exams, no uniforms, no right or wrong way, just the joy of movement, this class is perfect for kids who don't fit the typical 'dance studio' mould.
About Your Tutor
Olivia began her dance training at age four in ballet and jazz. Olivia auditioned and was accepted into the Hagley Dance Company in 2016, where she was awarded the Sheryl Robinson Scholarship. From Hagley, Olivia trained at UNITEC where she gained a Bachelor of Performing and Screen Arts degree and worked with some of New Zealand’s best choreographers and tutors. Olivia’s work was selected as a finalist for Short and Sweet 2019 and won the Most Innovative Choreography Award. Olivia was the artist in residence for the DANZ and MAP residency for the inaugural Otautahi Tiny Performance Festival in 2019 creating the piece ‘Taking Residence’. In 2020, Olivia presented her written work, ‘Rue’, featured in Tempo Dance Festival's Putiputi Season. Most recently, Olivia has trained at the Graduate School of Education where she gained postgraduate certification in Primary School Teaching.