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Professional Class: Ben McEwen

Flying Low is a technique initiated by David Zambrano that uses simple movement patterns and principles (such as spiralling and alternating between expansion and cohesion) to dance our whole selves in, out and along the floor with speed, efficiency... and pleasure! The Borough Hall at Greenwich Dance is such a great space with a beautiful slidey floor, so woven into the flying low we'll be taking a look at how to run without slipping and slide without stopping!

Long trousers and covered shoulders are highly recommended

20–24 February 2017
Charlton House
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Ben McEwen teaching Professional Class
Photo by Kerstin Moeller

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Ben McEwen

Ben McEwen

Ben graduated from Trinity Laban before going on to complete the training cycle at P.A.R.T.S. (BE), where he had his first opportunity to study with David Zambrano, the initiator of Flying Low. Now he regularly works as a performer and researcher for, among others; Charlotte Spencer Projects, Joon Dance, Francesco Scavetta/Wee and Vera Tussing. Alongside performing he teaches at conservatoires, universities and professional classes throughout Europe. He also practices Aikido at Tetsushinkan/MovingEast and enjoys barefoot running and wandering amongst mountains with a small tent and a big smile.