Pop Up Space

Logo for Jasmin Vardimon's Pop Up Space

We are excited to announce a programme of classes for all ages and abilities in the Jasmin Vardimon Pop Up Space at the Ashford Designer Outlet. Opening in January 2020 the Pop Up Space will provide a hub of activity to experience and participate in the work of internationally acclaimed and Ashford based Jasmin Vardimon Company.

To register your interest ahead of opening email: classes@jasminvardimon.com

Please click each workshop to reveal more information.

Thursday

Parent/carer & child creative movement play // 11am – 12pm

Guided session for preschool aged children and parents/carers. A playful introduction to dance and movement where grown-ups and little ones can explore, create and move together.

£7 (price includes one adult & one child)

Lunch time well-being (18+) // 1– 1.45pm

A short movement session to help people release and relax during their lunch break. Through breath and simple movement exercises you will leave feeling revitalised and ready for the afternoon ahead.

£5

Children’s creative dance (ages 5-8) // 4 – 4.45pm

A fun and exciting introduction to creative dancing. These classes are designed to encourage expression and creativity alongside building confidence and working together. No previous dance experience required.

Thursday – Pay what you feel
Weekend – £6

Children’s creative dance (ages 9-12) // 5 – 6pm

A fun and exciting introduction to creative dancing. These classes are designed to encourage expression and creativity alongside building confidence and working together. No previous dance experience required.

Thursday – Pay what you feel
Weekend – £6

Professional movement exchange // 6.15 – 7.30pm

A programme for professional movement artists. Artists will be invited to share their practice in exchange for free classes alongside a drop-in option for those just wanting to participate.

For more information email classes@jasminvardimon.com

Friday

Dance for vitality (50+) // 12 – 1pm

This session is designed for those aged 50+ to encourage vitality and wellbeing. An appropriate and energising warm up will be followed by exploration of a variety of dance techniques and creative movement tasks.

£7

Stretch and strengthen (18+) // 1.15 – 2.15pm

A rejuvenating class that draws upon yoga and Pilates techniques. Designed to improve flexibility, strength and alignment these classes are a great way to improve health and wellbeing.

Friday – Pay what you feel
Weekend – £7

Youth dance technique (ages 13-18) // 4 – 5.15pm

A class for young people wanting to develop their dance technique. Through ballet and contemporary training participants will focus on core principles such as alignment, coordination and musicality.

£7

Creative contemporary (18+) // 5.45 – 7pm

Open to all levels of experience this energising dance class will be based on contemporary dance technique through creative exploration. Following a warm up, participants can learn movement sequences alongside creative movement tasks and improvisation.

£7

Saturday

Dance style taster class (14+) // 10 – 11.15am

A fun class that provides the opportunity to try out a variety of dance styles whilst developing skills and fitness. The class will focus on a different dance style each week. Open to all levels of experience.

£7

First 6 weeks will include:

  • Commercial – 11th January
  • Contemporary – 18th January
  • Contemporary Ballet – 25th January
  • Capoeira – 1st February
  • Voguing – 8th February
  • Bollywood – 15th February

Children’s creative dance (ages 5-8) 11.30 - 12.30pm

A fun and exciting introduction to creative dancing. These classes are designed to encourage expression and creativity alongside building confidence and working together. No previous dance experience required.

Thursday – Pay what you feel
Weekend – £6

Children’s creative dance (ages 9-12) // 2.30 – 3.30pm

A fun and exciting introduction to creative dancing. These classes are designed to encourage expression and creativity alongside building confidence and working together. No previous dance experience required.

Thursday – Pay what you feel
Weekend – £6

Stretch and strengthen (18+) // 4 – 5pm

A rejuvenating class that draws upon yoga and Pilates techniques. Designed to improve flexibility, strength and alignment these classes are a great way to improve health and wellbeing.

Friday – Pay what you feel
Weekend – £7

Sunday

Family Workshop // 10.30am – 12 midday

Explore the works of Jasmin Vardimon Company in this creative workshop for grownups and children to create playfully together. Creative movement, games and exploring props and objects will accompany an insight into Jasmin Vardimon’s work through fun and engaging activity.

£10 (price includes one adult & one child)

Jasmin Vardimon Youth Company // 2 – 4.15pm

The Jasmin Vardimon Youth Company is an advanced group for young people who are passionate about dance and want to develop their skills in physical dance theatre through working with an internationally renowned company. Following warm up participants will develop dance skills and confidence, learn movement sequences and explore creative tasks and improvisation. Term time weekly sessions often culminate in performance opportunities.

Entry to the company is via audition. For more information email: eduadmin@jasminvardimon.com

Stretch and strengthen (18+) // 4.30 – 5.30pm

A rejuvenating class that draws upon yoga and Pilates techniques. Designed to improve flexibility, strength and alignment these classes are a great way to improve health and wellbeing.

Friday – Pay what you feel
Weekend – £7

Limited places per class. Please book in advance to avoid disappointment by emailing: classes@jasminvardimon.com