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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

36 minutes ago Your Monday sorted - With the end of the summer holidays approaching you may be thinking what can i do with the children? Well we've got you covered - with films, theatre and loads of free activities! Have a look at our website for more info --> https://buff.ly/2Mz8izk

about 20 hours ago Winner of five BAFTAs and two Academy Awards – Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri returns to the Farm. Months have passed without a culprit in the murder case of Mildred Hayes’s daughter. She makes a bold move, commissioning three signs leading into her town with a controversial message directed at revered police chief William Willoughby. Catch this darkly comic, yet touching drama on Saturday 25 August at 4.30pm and Tuesday 28 August at 2pm --> https://norden.farm/events/three-billboards-outside-ebbing-missouri-15

1 day ago Have you made a kite yet? There’s still time to take part in our final Kite Making Workshops on Saturday 1 Septembe… https://t.co/n5bi8KNwc3

1 day ago Have you made a kite yet? There’s still time to take part in our final Kite Making Workshops on Saturday 1 September at 11.30am – 1pm and 2pm – 3.30pm or at our Community Kite Festival at Punt Hill on Sunday 2 September where you can also take your creations to the sky! More info and tickets here --> https://norden.farm/events/kite-workshops

1 day ago Three Little Pig Tails is a funny, warm hearted and interactive rustic tale bristling with puppets, live music and… https://t.co/Lys7G1tndS

1 day ago Three Little Pig Tails is a funny, warm hearted and interactive rustic tale bristling with puppets, live music and lots of joining in. Join the three little pigs as they try to keep their tails out of the grumpy old wolfs soup on Tuesday 28 – Wednesday 29 August at 11.30am and 2pm --> https://norden.farm/events/three-little-pig-tails

2 days ago Who doesn't love good live music while chilling on a beach well The Big Berkshire Beach gig is just that - State t… https://t.co/RL1wHkZe1G

2 days ago The Big Berkshire Beach gig is just around the corner and it's going to be the best one yet - I mean who doesn't love good live music while chilling on a beach? State the Case are one of the 5 bands performing - Distorted guitar riffs, thumping bass lines and wicked drums - your ears better be ready !

2 days ago Winner of Best Animated Film and Best Song for Remember Me at this year's Oscars – Coco returns to our screen this summer holiday. Miguel dreams of becoming an accomplished musician. Desperate to prove his talent, he sets off on an extraordinary journey through the Land of the Dead. Join the adventure on Saturday 25 August at 11.30am and Sunday 26 August 2pm --> https://norden.farm/events/coco-pg

3 days ago Enjoy an evening of music from one of the world’s greatest tenors - Jonas Kaufmann - with Under the Stars, a spectacular outdoor concert, captured live at Berlin’s iconic Waldbühne amphitheatre. Catch this unmissable screening on Thursday 30 August at 7.30pm --> https://norden.farm/events/jonas-kaufmann-under-the-stars

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