balletLORENT Community Cast

Community Cast


balletLORENT community cast performance opportunity


Multi-award winning dance company balletLORENT is looking for four older people aged 65+ years to take part in its latest fairytale show, RUMPELSTILTSKIN.


You will be part of a cast involing all ages, selected during a free, informal workshop run by balletLORENT dancers.


DATE Tuesday 20 March

TIME 2.00pm - 4.30pm

VENUE Lawrence Batley Theatre, Syngenta Cellar Theatre (fully accessible)



No previous dance or performance experience necessary

An experience of wool winding and knitting preferable

The ability to walk unaided for approx. 20 feet is necessary


The workshop will involve:

Introduction to the project, including a short film

Seated warm up to music

Session based on scenes from Rumpelstiltskin, arm-knitting, wool-winding

Creating rhythms of movement with wool and raffia in small groups

Opportunity to try on costumes and discuss the dates of the project.


If you are interested in being considered for this one-off performance opportunity, please call 01484 430528 to book one of 20 places on the workshop.