Abo­rig­i­nal Dance Work­shop at Del­roy Cam­pus

Dubbo Photo News - - Lovin’ local - By DARCEE NIXON

SEVENTY-SEVEN stu­dents from seven schools in Dubbo and sur­round­ing re­gions at­tended an Abo­rig­i­nal Dance Work­shop at Dubbo Col­lege Del­roy Cam­pus on Wed­nes­day, March 14.

Stu­dents from Co­bar, Peak Hill, Trangie, Wil­can­nia, Yeo­val and Del­roy and South Cam­puses in Dubbo took up the op­por­tu­nity to con­nect with dance and cul­ture.

The work­shop was run in part­ner­ship by NSW Depart­ment of Arts and the Ban­garra Dance Theatre, as part of their re­gional tour.

This is the eighth year that the tour has run and was es­pe­cially ben­e­fi­cial for stu­dents who are dis­con­nected from school to be­come in­volved in ar­eas that the cur­ricu­lum does not cover ex­ten­sively.

Dance in­struc­tors were also on the look­out for as­pir­ing tal­ent to be a part of the NSW Pub­lic Schools Abo­rig­i­nal Dance Com­pe­ti­tion and per­form at the an­nual Schools Spec­tac­u­lar.

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