Dropping Steady – Term 3
Hip Hop Dance Workshop
Learn to move from Hëna Memishi in this fun and engaging dance workshop series. You’ll learn a range of hip hop moves and explore some of Hëna’s speciality of breakdancing.
For girls and boys alike. Get to make new friends whilst moving.
WHEN: Thursdays, 3 August – 21 September,
4:30pm – 5:15pm (6 – 8 years);
5:30pm – 6:15pm (9 – 12 years)
AGES: 6 – 12 years
VENUE: FCAC Basement Theatre
COST: $14 per session / $100 per term (8 sessions)
About FCAC Artist Tutor: Hëna Memishi
Hëna first began her dance journey at age 11. Contrast to most 11 year old girls she was instantly drawn to the Hip-Hop dance form, breaking the traditionally approach of beginners she had no desire to put on ballet slippers. Hëna’s dance repertoire spans across many genres including Hip Hop, Contemporary and Jazz. Completing her full-time formal studies of Performing Arts Training with Patrick Studios Australia in 2011.
Hëna has had the opportunity to perform and facilitate dance workshops in remote Indigenous Communities across Australia. In 2013, she was a member of the dance crew ‘The Collective’ took the title of Australian Hip-Hop Championships. With an unyielding desire to evolve as a dancer, Hëna frequently travels internationally to further develop her skills.
Hëna has just recently joined the cast of the Tony Award winning In The Heights musical as apart of the dance ensemble. She has also been on tour with upcoming Australian Artist Banoffee, where she has performed in front of thousands at musical festivals such as Falls Festival and Laneway Festival.
Presented as part of our Arts Learning program.