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Dancefest Inclusive Masterclass: Maiya Leeke

Sat 14th Sep 2024, 2:00pm

Location: Venue tbc - Worcester or Malvern

Dancefest are launching a series of masterclasses as part of Keep Moving, offering further exposure to a range of professional artists and styles for those that are interested in exploring dance further.

Maiya’s workshop will be based around her ongoing curiosity into the translation and communication of movement. The session will explore musicality through improvised tasks with inspiration being drawn from Maiya’s jazz musicianship. It will be a moment to delve deeper into individual explorations and possibilities.

Maiya is a Contemporary dancer, choreographer, and musician. She is a Sadler’s Wells Young Associate 2023/24, was a finalist in BBC Young Dancer 2022, and has an MA from Northern School of Contemporary Dance. Maiya is alumni of, and now works as a Creative Support Artist for National Youth Dance Company. As a dancer she has performed with/in Barbie the Movie; Candoco Dance Company; Cathy Waller Company; CoDa Dance Company; Daryl and Co; Eurovision 2023; Joss Arnott Dance; and Mimbre Acrobatic Theatre Company.

Key Information

We suggest you wear loose, comfortable clothing you can move in, layers you can take off as you get warm, and soft soled shoes. We recommend you bring a drink.


3 hours (2 – 5pm)



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