Diva Dance Masterclass | 22nd Oct
October 22 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
THIS IS AN ONLINE EVENT
Is working from home leaving you feeling a little ‘meh’? Are you experiencing stiff muscles from being hunched over your laptop all day? We hear you.
This is your opportunity to bring back the spring in your step! Finish your day by closing your inbox and join us to channel your inner diva.
Join choreographer and director to the stars, Mandy Liddell as she guides us through a 45-minute online diva dance class to learn world famous signature moves from Beyonce’s empowering lemonade video to Shakira’s sassy hip rolls.
Mandy is an internationally renowned choreographer, working with artists such as Katy Perry and Justin Timberlake.
Mandy is on a mission to help people feel good about themselves in lockdown through dancing in their living rooms. She says “there’s so much wisdom rolling around in our bodies. We just need to reset and release the bundles of energy that are stuck and want to channel their inner diva!”
You will learn:
-An empowering warm up which you can implement in your every day routine.
-Learn the ‘diva technique’ based on a variety of ‘signature diva dance moves’, by Beyonce, J-Lo and Shakira, such as hair-whips, facial expression and body rolls.
-An introduction to basic moves, positioning and body isolations as well as understanding and exploring the whole diva style.
-Boost your mental health and improve your mood by increasing your endorphins through this fun dance workout.
-Increase your confidence by connecting with your ‘inner sass’, self expression and channelling an empowering attitude to dance.
-Release your inhibitions and have fun channelling your inner diva with the Kindred community.
-This class is open to all levels and no previous dance experience is needed.
Tickets: £7.5 for members and £10 for non members.
Once you have purchased your ticket, you’ll receive an email just before the event takes place with a link to join the zoom class.
More about Mandy Liddell
Mandy is an international Director and Choreographer. Her career began as a dancer in Sydney where she landed roles in Grease, Singing in the Rain and Baz Luhrman’s feature film, Moulin Rouge. Numerous music videos, TV commercials and tours were to follow but Mandy had her sights on London where she relocated in 2002. She quickly established herself performing with artists such as Justin Timberlake, PINK, Rihanna, Robbie Williams, Jessie J, Kanye West, Brian Ferry, Coldplay, Take That and Lily Allen to name a few. She frequently appeared on The Graham Norton Show, X Factor, SYTYCD, Jools Holland Show, Echo Music Awards and The Brits.
Mandy’s love of choreography and directing soon took hold. She choreographed UK Tour Dates and TV appearances for Hilary Duff and was Creative Director for Elton John’s White Tie and Tiara annual Ball. She choreographed Katy Perry’s tour launch and co created and directed 3 original shows for P&O. Mandy worked on Long Form TV Shows for MTV, BBC and Channel 4 as well as numerous London Fashion weeks and TVCs for brands like Head & Shoulders and SKY UK. Recently Mandy was responsible for directing and co-creating 3 large scale immersive events in China for Porsche, BMW and Google. Before lockdown Mandy was thrilled to work with the team at Heart Radio. She also Directed fashion shows throughout the UK for M&S.
Alongside her career, Mandy is very proud of the work she does with special needs children. With her infectious nature and ability to bring kindness to the room, Mandy teaches communication and joy through dance. She’s determined to keep creativity and connection alive in 2020.