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Bankstown Arts Centre, Sydney - Free Big Dance Workshops

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Bankstown Arts Centre

5 Olympic Parade

Bankstown, NSW 2200

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Big Dance is the largest free celebration of dance in the world and it's hitting Australia in 2018!

Presented by Ausdance NSW, Big Dance is a free participatory dance festival, a celebration of dance for all ages and all levels of ability. Join thousands of people around Australia to perform the Big Dance, choreographed by acclaimed choreographers, Frances Rings and Craig Bary.

In partnership with Bankstown Arts Centre, workshops will be held in March to help you learn the Big Dance routine. These sessions are free and open to people of all ages and abilities. Register to secure your spot as spaces are limited.

No prior dance experience is necessary to participate.
This is an inclusive event. If you require mobility assistance, please let us know.

Session times:

Tuesday 20th March 11:30am -1:00pm
Wednesday 21st March 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Friday 23rd March 10:00am - 11:30am

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Please note: By registering for the workshop, you will be automatically signed up to receive updates about Big Dance. Don't worry, you can always unsubscribe (we hope not - we promise, no spamming!).

FAQs - if your question is not answered below, head over to the Big Dance Australia website.

What are my transport/parking options for getting to and from the event?

Bankstown Arts Centre is located on Olympic Parade, Bankstown. It is a short 5 minute walk from Bankstown train station.

ON A TRAIN
Any direct train to Bankstown from Sydney CBD, Circular Quay or Central station is availible.
Bankstown Arts Centre is within five minutes walking distance from Bankstown station and bus interchange.

DRIVING
Free four​ hours (4P) parking is available at the community carpark located along Olympic Parade. Also, Marion Street Carpark, Dale Lane Carpark, Brandon Avenue Carpark and Greenfield Parade Carpark are within walking distance to the Arts Centre.


What can I bring into the event?

Wear comfortable clothes to move in and bring water to stay hydrated. Pack some snacks to munch on after the session. Bring lots of energy and enthusiasm, and get ready to learn the Big Dance!


How can I contact the organiser with any questions?

You can contact Ausdance NSW at 02 9256 4800, or email nsw@bigdance.org.au


Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

We aim to be environmentally sustainable for our our events. You do not need to print your confirmation email. Just let us know your name at the door.

Do I have to attend all the workshops?

No, you don't have to attend all the workshops. You can attend one session and practice the routine at home using our Big Dance online tutorial on the website. We also encourage you to get your family and friends to join you, to practice the routine together and join the rest of Australia to do the Big Dance on 29 April!


What if I can no longer make it for the Workshop?

Due to limited spaces, we kindly ask that you only register if you are confident you can attend. We understand that at times, circumstances change unexpectedly. If you cannot attend and need to cancel your registration, please inform us at nsw@bigdance.org.au 24 hours before the workshop so that we can offer your spot to someone on the waiting list.

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