Bulgarian Dance Workshops with Tanya Dimitrova

Artistic Director and Choreographer of Chudesiya Folk Dance Ensemble, Pazardzhik Bulgaria is coming to Australia to conduct workshops in Canberra and Sydney from 10 – 18 August. Please select Read more for full program in Australia.

FDC’s workshops will be held on Saturday 10 August, 9.30am – 5pm, and Monday 12 August, 7.30 – 9.30pm. Cost: $18 ($15 for FDC members) per session or $30 ($25 FDC) for all Saturday. 

Bulgarian Dance Workshops with Tanya Dimitrova

Artistic Director and Choreographer of Chudesiya Folk Dance Ensemble, Pazardzhik BULGARIA

Tanya Dimitrovais a highly qualified, multi-award-winning choreographer with international certification, an energetic and dynamic personality, and ability to work with and motivate diverse groups of dancers, from kindergarten to seniors.

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Tanya founded the Chudesiya Folk Dance Ensemble starting with 50 young people and has grown it to over 300, aged between 9 and 19. In 2012 and 2015, the Chudesiya Ensemble was a finalist in “Bulgaria’s Got Talent” TV show gaining national popularity. Every year, Tanya leads her Chudesiya ensemble to over 100 national and international festivals, forums and competitions.

Tanya has a Masters Degree in Choreography, Directing and Art Management. She has received numerous awards for her choreographed dances and accolades for her contribution to Bulgarian folklore. In Romania and Spain, Tanya has assisted local volunteers to establish folk dance clubs which are still operated by the communities. Tanya has also established and led a folk dance therapy group for hospital patients who were recovering from spinal injuries or trauma and illnesses linked to mobility.

Workshops in Australia:

Canberra

Saturday 10 August, 9.30 – 5pm (lunch break 12.30 - 2.00) 

Monday 12 August, 7.30 – 9.30pm (advanced for experienced dancers)

Folk Dance Canberra

114 Maitland Street

Hackett ACT 2602

For further details, please contact:

Lesley: 02 6286 6401 

Email: folkdancecanberra@gmail.com

Wednesday 14 August, 7.30-10pm 

Canberra International Folk Dance Association 

Yarralumla Uniting Church Hall, 

Denman Street, Yarralumla

For further details, please contact:

Carol: cmcnally@tpg.com.au

Phone: 02 6251 3096

Sydney

Friday 16th August, 7:30 - 10pm

Sedenka International Folk Dance Group

Hannaford Community Centre

608 Darling St Rozelle NSW 2039

For further details, please contact:

Chris (02) 9560 2910

Email: wildchris111@gmail.com

Sunday 18th August, 10am - 1pm

Folk Dance Australia

Redfern Town Hall

73 Pitt Street Redfern NSW 2016

For further details, please contact:

Kaye (02) 9528 4813

Email: okaye@optusnet.com.au

Sponsored by Folk Dance Canberra  

Supported by the Embassy of the Republic of Bulgaria

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