Mountain Skywalkers Stilt Dancing with Miss Heather
July 23-27, 9:00 am-1:00 pm at Sherbino Theater
Week Two: Stilt Dancing - Students must have either taken Week One OR were Skywalkers last year. In Stilt Dancing, we will review the Four S's, spotting and equipment checks, stretch it out, and then get right to stilting! We will explore different ways of moving, dancing, leaping and balancing on stilts. This class will feature a guest instructor and practicing the use of costumes.This program will run June 23-27 from 9 am to 1 pm. Tuition is $200 for the week session and includes materials! Open to ages 8-15. All stilts will be provided for kids to use, as will the shoes attached. We will need student shoe sizes to make sure I have right sizes for all. Kids will need to bring lunch, knee pads, sunscreen, water bottle, bag to carry personal stuff. Must wear leggings/soft pants.
About the Instructor: Heather is a social activist, an actress, a stilt walker and an instructor for Yogini Circus. A performer since an early age, Heather has been walking on stilts for over twenty years and loves to dress up in costumes and perform in parades, parks, and other public spaces. She enjoys sharing her love of storytelling and laughter with children and adults alike!