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Meet the Tutor

Charlie Dixon

Charlie trained at Trinity Laban and is freelance dance artist. Charlie is a choreographer and workshop leader with a passion for introducing children to creative dance. Charlie works extensively with children and vulnerable adults with special educational needs, promoting an inclusive dance ethos.

Charlie is part of 4Motion Dance Theatre Co, based in Windsor as well as Co found of Laowai Collab Dance. Last summer Charlie spent some time with Epic Arts an Arts in Cambodia to create a new dance work.

As an Arts Award practitioner Charlie truly believes it is an accreditation that can support any student in further development.

What Is Arts Award?

Arts Award is a range of unique, nationally recognised, qualifications that supports anyone aged up to 25 to grow as artists and arts leaders, inspiring them to connect with and take part in the wider arts world through taking challenges in an art form - from fashion to digital art, pottery to poetry.

Absolutely any art from can be used during the award process - dance, drama, singing, music, drawing, visual arts, film and media.

Click here to find out more about how you can get involved in the Arts Award at Norden Farm


Taking part in the Arts Award will give you the chance the to:

  • Develop and learn new art skills
  • Work with professional practitioners
  • See live performances
  • Meet professional artists
  • Build a portfolio of your achievements
  • Meet likeminded people interested in the arts
  • Gain experience and knowledge to progress into further education and employment

You’ll end up with a portfolio or arts log that shows off your creativity and gives you a recognised national qualification or award to put on your CV.

You’ll need to:

  • Take part in different arts activities
  • Be inspired by artists and arts organisations
  • Experience arts events
  • Share your arts skills with others
  • Put together a portfolio or arts log in your own choice of format

And for Silver and Gold you'll also get to:

  • Set yourself arts challenges
  • Organise your own projects
  • Research arts careers and the arts sector

about 11 hours ago This Friday join us for An Evening of Burlesque and Vaudeville as the Hundred Watt Club return with their ravishing, risqué and ridiculous evening of cabaret and fun! --> https://norden.farm/events/an-evening-of-burlesque-and-vaudeville

about 15 hours ago Is it a party? Is it a protest? Scotland, 1994. The government is cracking down on rave culture. When school friends Jonno and Spanner hear of an upcoming protest rave, it seems like an ideal chance for one last shared hurrah. See Beats from Sat 22 Jun --> https://norden.farm/events/beats-18

about 16 hours ago Geoff Lakeman comes to #NordenFarm on Wednesday for an evening of self-written and West Country songs, plus English… https://t.co/Jt0nlGCTs4

about 17 hours ago RT @johnlennonuk1: Subscribe to our mailing list & never miss a show at https://t.co/0CRkiu5Z4T Next show at @nordenfarm 13thJuly. Tix here…

about 18 hours ago Following the release of his critically acclaimed debut solo album, After All These Years, Geoff Lakeman has firmly established himself on the folk and acoustic circuit. Expect self-written and West Country songs, plus English and Irish folk, Americana and even 20/30s jazz on Wednesday 19 June. More info and tickets here --> https://norden.farm/events/geoff-lakeman

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about 21 hours ago The world’s first cycling theatre company, The HandleBards present Shakespeare’s The Tempest. Join their all-female troupe for a bicycle-powered production like none other on Wednesday 10 July --> https://norden.farm/events/the-tempest-93 A shipwreck washes the court of Milan up onto a mysterious desert island. Inhabited by magicians, sprites and monsters – nothing is as it seems.

1 day ago Enjoy an evening of comedy with two top comedians for just £10 on Thur 18 Jul! Kai Samra brings a fresh and edgy approach to the issues of today and Matt Winning has an eccentric and idiosyncratic whirlwind of ideas! Don’t miss them previewing their latest material head of the Edinburgh Festival Fringe --> https://norden.farm/events/kai-samra-matt-winning

1 day ago Have a listen to golden age jazz vocalist Rosina Hepburn and her Quintet before her upcoming gig with us on Saturday 20 July --> https://norden.farm/events/the-rosina-hepburn-quintet

2 days ago Join us for the first of our Summer Recital Series on Thursday 18 July, featuring the music of Schubert – alongside other leading Viennese composers. More info and tickets here --> https://norden.farm/events/summer-recital-series-1

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