Chantry Dance is committed to create opportunities for children and young people to engage with and explore dance; as makers, performers and audience members. We aim to support schools and teachers to inspire and nurture pupils’ creativity and self-expression, and to develop their artistic skills, knowledge and understanding.
As one of the UK’s most innovative contemporary dance company’s, committed to creating accessible and engaging art, Chantry Dance’s Outreach and Participation team includes artists and teachers of the highest calibre. Our team is highly experienced in creative teaching, and we are passionate about providing meaningful and enriching learning experiences to inspire young people and their teachers.
Chantry’s Artsmark work supports the following LEARNING OUTCOMES
Chantry’s Artsmark workshops, insight oppportunities and CPD sessions are led by Chantry Dance’s co-Artistic Directors, Rae Piper & Paul Chantry.
As well as directing Chantry Dance, Piper and Chantry are also award-winning film producers and choreographers, known for their work on the Olivier-Award nominated West End productions of David Walliams’ Gangsta Granny and Billionaire Boy, and the internationally acclaimed film, ‘Whoever You Are’, which premieres in Hollywood, USA, in June 2022 and in Europe in May 2022.
Piper and Chantry’s experience, skill and passion for developing young talent makes for a very special Artsmark exeperience.
Chantry Dance offers an extensive range of workshops to support your Artsmark journey for Key Stage 4 and A-Level/BTEC students.
Workshops include, but are not limited to:
If you have an idea for a workshop that is not listed – please contact us to discuss your needs.
Chantry offer the following opportunities to share insight into the dance sector and boost pupils’ aspirations for all key stages.
Please contact us to discuss your requirements
Chantry Dance offer CPD for teachers:
Please contact us to discuss your requirements.
We are always happy to discuss a workshop/project/session with you and create a bespoke package.
With each booking being tailored to your requirements, our prices vary according to the workshop/project/session and Chantry is committed to working with schools’ budgets.
Please contact us (firstname.lastname@example.org) to discuss your booking and gain a quote.
Artsmark Leader: Paul Chantry