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Batalo East Academy (BEA)

The Fifth annual Batalo East Academy(BEA) will be held at Ndere Cultural Centre in Kampala, Uganda from 26th to 30th August 2019, followed by Dance competitions on 31st August and Dance Theatre performances on 1st September closing this year’s Batalo Dance Festival. BEA is a unique opportunity to participate in an intensive five-day dance programme facilitated by both local and international experts.

Approximately 40 dancers will be selected to participate in this year’s BEA programme, which also means the slots are few and competitive. This call is open to dancers all around the globe that meet the eligibility criteria.

Please find the application link here

During the course of the programme, you’ll expect to enhance your knowledge in areas of:

  1. Traditional dance and how this can give you performance uniqueness
  2. Pedagogy
  3. Choreography approaches
  4. Physical conditioning for dancers
  5. Body health and awareness.