Posts tagged Primary Dance
Pupils going overboard for Arts Award at the Ilsleys Primary

This summer term, year 4, 5 & 6 pupils from the Ilsleys Primary School, collaborating with NOCTURN, explored the history of the ill fated voyage of RMS Titanic.


Building on the successes of last year’s Arts Award, the year 4, 5 & 6 pupils were challenged with the more advanced level qualification Arts Award Explore. Working with local dance artist John Darvell from NOCTURN pupils created and choreographed using their ideas and creative skills, as part of their award portfolio, an 8-minute contemporary dance piece around the ship of dreams tragic journey; how the Titanic steerage passengers lived onboard, the final moments before the sinking and what they did to try and survive.

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