April 15, 2023
Jun 3, 2023
We invite seniors in our community to Te Atamira for a multi-arts programme and morning tea every Saturday morning from 15 April, 10:30am – 12:30pm.
Senior Arts Social
Saturdays 10:30am –12:30pm
15 April - 3 June 2023
Te Atamira Senior Arts Social is a multi-arts programme including concerts, art workshops, dance/movement classes and artist talks.
To secure your spot for each session please call 027 180 02868 or email email@example.com or see the registration links below each session.
Saturday 29 April
Movement workshop with Theresa Swain
Get your dancing shoes on for some light-hearted easy to learn movements with dance teacher Theresa Swain. With 20+ years of experience teaching ballet, tap, jazz, hip hop and production, Theresa will guide you through a fun and engaging class which will come with lots of laughter. Up to 20 participants.
Register here: https://nz.patronbase.com/_TeAtamira/Productions/MWTS/Performances
Saturday 6 May
Film - Hip Hop-eration
Hip Hop-eration follows a troupe of courageous, yet cheeky, senior citizens on an extraordinary quest to perform at the World Hip Hop Championships in Las Vegas. Hip Hop-eration is a poetic feel-good New Zealand documentary film that proves age has no limits and that hip hop can set you free. It is an inspirational self-help journey for anyone fearful of growing old. Up to 100 participants.
Register here: https://nz.patronbase.com/_TeAtamira/Productions/FHH/Performances
Saturday 13 May
Concert - Turn Up The Music students
Turn Up the Music Charitable Trust has been delivering music to the youth in the Wakatipu for over four years through their music school, outreach and workshops, financial support and more. Many of the students love the opportunity to perform, so we are very happy to present them this opportunity. During this concert you will hear a selection of youth students perform music with a variety of different instruments, in a variety of styles. These students from our region could be New Zealand's next leaders in music, or members of an international performing group, and you can say that you heard it here first. Up to 100 participants.
Register here: https://nz.patronbase.com/_TeAtamira/Productions/CTUT/Performances
Saturday 20 May
Art Workshop - Exploring drawing with Raquel Tamara Carter
In this workshop we will choose an element of nature with the help of some beautiful photos, whether a bird or flower, and explore drawing using a mid-tone technique, that is easy and fun to do. For beginners as well as experienced creatives, we will work to create a beautiful drawing using dark and light contrasts. Up to 20 participants.
Register here: https://nz.patronbase.com/_TeAtamira/Productions/EDRT/Performances
Saturday 27 May
Tea Dance with Dance Social
Come and join us for a dance or just watch the others dance while you socialise and enjoy a cuppa. Anything goes at this tea dance run by Dance Social.
Dance Social teach Modern Jive - which is an easy to learn partner dance - it is basically walking to music, so no fancy footwork to get to grips with. If you have some moves of your own, get up and do your thing on the dance floor. If you don't have any moves, they will teach a few basic moves to get you up and moving! They will bring some of their regular dancers to help you get up and enjoy a dance or two or more. Up to 80 participants.
Register here: https://nz.patronbase.com/_TeAtamira/Productions/TDNC/Performances
Saturday 3 June
Feldenkrais awareness lessons
Nicky will lead you through gentle movement sequences that help you discover better ways of organising your body in action. No previous experience needed. Up to 20 participants.
Register here: https://nz.patronbase.com/_TeAtamira/Productions/FAL/Performances
Don't forget to register by calling 027 180 02868 or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org (or click on the registration links under each session above).
Saturday 15 April
Concert – Pianist Louis Koopman
Wanaka pianist Louis Koopan will inspire us by playing some well-known jazz standards as well as a mix of his favourite styles and genres of music. Up to 100 participants.
Saturday 22 April
Art Workshop - Colours of Autumn with Raquel Tamara Carter
Contemporary landscape mixed media workshop. This free-flowing acrylic colour workshop, explores the colours and shapes of Autumn. It is a simple workshop that incorporates using mixed media of acrylics, pastels, and charcoal. With the help of collected leaves from nature and a variety of botanical stencils. Up to 20 participants.