Level: Professional Drop-in 90min Festival Drop-in Pro 90min Instructor: Errol White and Davina Givan of White & Givan
White & Givan is the creative vehicle for co-choreographers and dancers, Errol White and Davina Givan. Since 2009, these multi-award winning dancers have been forging a reputation as exciting co-choreographers and dancers touring nationally and internationally. Currently, Artists in Residence at The Moray House School of Education, University of Edinburgh and Associated Artists at the Traverse Theatre, Errol and Davina are regarded as two of Scotlands leading training professionals with a firm commitment to training young professional dancers alongside, and independent of, the current system. They deliver the ‘go to’ classes for graduates, early and mid-career professional dancers. The Company will be teaching class at Dance Base: Scotland’s National Centre for Dance, from the 1st of August - 6th August at 11.45-13.15 daily. These classes are designed for graduates, advanced students & professional dancers. The principle elements of the class work will focus on skeletal alignment; articulate placement and core stability. Leading the dancers to move fluidly with precision, power and strength facilitating a neutral and controlled understanding of the body’s physicality in performance. For more information on the company go to www.whiteandgivan.com. To find out more about Errol and Davina’s work on the Traverse Theatre’s new production as part of the Edinburgh International Festival follow us on social media @whiteandgivan during the Edinburgh Festivals season.