QB Teen Unite Immersion
in Moreton Bay


Engage, Empower, Ignite, have fun!

14 - 16 December 2021

Unite Immersion in Moreton Bay

Teens of all skill-levels aged 13-17 are invited to unite for an iconic program jam-packed fun led by QB Teaching Artists and industry affiliates that will empower, inspire, and ignite confidence! 

Unite with us and make friends whilst learning ballet, contemporary and hip-hop moves along with well being, entrepreneurship and mentorship workshops that will prepare you for your next move. 


Location 

USC Moreton Bay

Cost

3 Day Pass - $150*
*subsidised by USC Moreton Bay 

1 Day Casual Pass $65*
*Casual Pass is available for Days 1 & 2 

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Supported by USC

Queensland Ballet and USC are partnering to bring the QB Teen Unite Immersion program to the Moreton Bay region. With a shared commitment to bringing together young people to collaborate and realise their creative potential, this partnership supports genuine opportunities for continual learning in our community. This high-quality program, delivered by industry experts, is designed to inspire creativity and innovation, while fostering passion for the arts.

#Program Overview

Be led by Queensland Ballet experts and USC academics over three days of workshops.

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Day One

Immerse in a range of dynamic and exciting workshops led by Queensland Ballet and USC

USC Venue Tour
Be led by USC Student Ambassadors on a campus tour and discover the limitless possibilities that can be discovered at USC Moreton Bay.

Ballet Foundations Workshop led by Queensland Ballet
The fundamental of every dance style, immerse yourself in introductory ballet workshops where you will learn foundational steps and repertoire in a fun and vibrant way.

Wellbeing Sessions led by Queensland Ballet
Centre yourself and find balance in this bite sized well being sessions. From stretch, yoga and mindfulness be lead by Queensland Ballet’s team to feel refreshed, energised and ready to tackle your three day immersion.

Contemporary Class & Repertoire Workshop led by Queensland Ballet
Unleash your creative flair in this contemporary movement class for all-skill levels. Be led for Queensland Ballet’s world class instructors where you will expand your body, but also your mind to unlock creative practice. After learning fundamental contemporary movement, you will explore movement phrases through dance moves inspired by Queensland Ballet contemporary repertoire.

Brain Booster Workshop led by Dr Karen Hands, Lecturer/Program Coordinator Creative Industries, USC
New, exciting ideas are the starting point for any creative work. How can you train your brain to think outside of the box to inspire new ideas? This one-hour warm-up will boost your thinking, get your creative ideas flowing, and leave you ready for the workshops ahead!

Hip Hop Foundations & Repertoire Workshop
This session will unleash your groove and enable you to find your inner hip hop style in this foundational workshop for all skill-levels. You’ll also work as a team to build a dance that showcases your new hip hop skills.

Day Two

Contemporary Class & Repertoire Workshop led by Queensland Ballet
Unleash your creative flair in this contemporary movement class for all-skill levels. Be led for Queensland Ballet’s world class instructors where you will expand your body, but also your mind to unlock creative practice. After learning fundamental contemporary movement, you will explore movement phrases through dance moves inspired by Queensland Ballet contemporary repertoire.

'Ballet Foundations 2' Workshop led by Queensland Ballet
Keep building on your foundational ballet skills and start applying technique and refining the repertoire.

Performance Design Workshop with Deborah Fisher, Lecturer in Design, USC
What magic happens behind the scenes? Get insight into what happens before the curtain is raised to understand how design is critical to any performance. Learn the role of costume design, make-up (stage and screen) and set design in creating a ballet. You will develop an understanding of the challenges and triumphs that professional creators experience in the lead-up to the curtain rising.

Peak Performance Workshop led by Queensland Ballet Performance Health Team
Have you ever wondered how Queensland Ballet dancers manage peak performance? This workshop will enable you to discover how to perform at your best through key exercises and insights from Queensland Ballet’s Physiotherapy team and apply them to your daily life.

Day Three

Ballet, Contemporary and Hip Hop Showcase Preparation and Rehearsal
Rehearse, Refine and continue building upon your dance toolkit and experience what a professional rehearsal feels like, whilst understanding the importance of teamwork and working as an ensemble.

360° Video x Dance Workshop with Deborah Fisher, Lecturer in Design, USC
Experience the exciting world of performing for 360° cameras. Using innovative technology, 360°footage builds a deeper connection to audiences and adds a new dimension to your performance. The workshop will result in a short 360-degree video you can view on your phone.

Performance Showcase
Display your new skills to friends and family in this informal showcase of all of the new skills you've learnt over the immersion.