From Glasgow Branch -
Dance Passion - a clip from # Dance passion - look for the RSCDS Glasgow group, who took part:
An extraordinary performance in BBC Scotland’s Pacific Quay building featuring Scottish Ballet’s Barnaby Rook Bishop alongside Barrowland Ballet/Wolf Pack, the Dance School of Scotland, The Dimestop, Indepen-dance, PRIME/Dance Base, the Royal Scottish Country Dance Society, the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, Tamsyn Russell Dance, Shaper/Caper: The Body, TuFlamenco and Ydance (Scottish Youth Dance), choreographed and filmed in a single take by Jamiel Laurence.
Other Dance videos and items of interest.
The Story of The Reel of the 51 https://canvas-story.bbcrewind.co.uk/sites/dancing-for-victory/
RSCDS HQ has a variety of video links see https://www.rscds.org/blog/bbc-dancepassion-round-up
The separate Updates page has been discontinued. Dance programmes and cribs are added well in advance of an event.
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Site updated April 2019
05 November 2016Society Scroll for John Johnson
John has been an active member of Glasgow Branch for many years. His commitment has largely been in the field of teaching and demonstrating. His frst Branch class was in September 1995 and he has since taught classes across the entire range from beginners to technique and demonstration. He is truly dedicated, often travelling considerable distances in all weathers to ensure he is present for his pupils.
John wrote and presented a course for MCs, covering all aspects of this role with clear examples of best practice. He is regularly asked to MC at Branch events.
John has been a Director of the Society's Winter School and Deputy Director of Summer School, where he taught and encouraged dancers from all over the world. In everything John does his preparation is meticulous and thorough and he is willing to share his knowledge with other dances and teachers.
Glasgow Branch citation