Shaun Parker & Company at the Seymour Centre, Sydney - Free Big Dance Works...

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City Rd & Cleveland St


Sydney, NSW 2008

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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 Shaun Parker & Company, workshops will be held in March and April 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 or an interpreter, please let us know.


If you are registering for this workshop, intending to bring a group on the event day (not to the workshop), it is important that you complete this spreadsheet.

1. Download this form -
2. Fill in the required details (Note: You have to download the form to fill in the details)
3. Email completed form back to

Note: You will be able to complete this after you have attended the workshop, as you will know which colour choreography you will be teaching your group.

Session times:

Wednesday 7th March, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Saturday 14th April, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Saturday 21st April, 11:00am - 1:00pm

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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 workshop?

Shaun Parker & Company is located in the Arts Bunker/Seymour Centre in Chippendale/ Broadway. Please enter by the stage door at the back of the Seymour Centre.

Seymour is close to Central and Redfern Stations. You can take any bus from Central Station (Railway Square) to get down to Broadway, where the Seymour Centre is a 5 minute walk. Alternativley, it is a 16 minute from Central train station (Railway Square), a 13 minute walk from Redfern train station and a 24 minute walk from Newtown train station.

Metered street parking is availible around Ultimo/Chippendale, however it is often limited in this area. Parking is available on-campus at the University of Sydney or in the Shepherd Street multi-story car park which is located on the corner of Cleveland and Shepherd Streets. Access to the Seymour Centre is through level 3 of the car park.

What can I bring into the workshop?

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

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

We aim to be environmentally sustainable for 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 24 hours before the workshop so that we can offer your spot to someone on the waiting list.



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