Category: Keeping Up With Kirsty

Find out exactly what our Trainee Dance Tutor, Kirsty, gets up to at Dance HQ

To Be Continued…

Unfortunately my internship here at Dance HQ has now sadly come to an end. We’ve had our last sessions with the ‘Keep it Reel’ schools, I’ve lead my last Lepra Health dance workout and finished teaching my choreography to Blaze. It has been a really great three months as I’ve had some great experiences working […]

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Rounding Up

In my second to last week here I have been involved with rounding things off like the ‘Keep it Reel’ project and my choreography for Blaze. As always it’s been a busy week helping with the general administration at the studios and I carried out another Lepra Health workout – time seems to be flying […]

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Energy Boost

I’m in my final few weeks within this internship at Dance HQ now, and I just can’t believe how the time has flown! It’s been a really great experience being involved with projects like ‘Keep it Reel’ and doing Lepra dance workouts as well as helping out around the studios with classes and general admin. […]

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Springing Back into Action

After taking some holiday last week, back home in Leeds, I’m back refreshed and ready to get back into the swing of things here at Dance HQ. Before I went down to Leeds I had a busy week, amongst other things, with ‘Keep it Reel’, my second session with Blaze and a full day of […]

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Becoming ‘Miss Kirsty’: The Teaching Experience Continues

This week was business as usual with the ‘Keep it Reel’ project and the general admin that I help out with around Dance HQ. However, I also started to teach my choreography to Blaze this week and carried out another Lepra Health dance workout on my own. I’ve also enjoyed helping out with the younger […]

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Keeping it Reel, Keeping Fit with Lepra Health and Dance Show Success

Between the kick off of ‘Keep it Reel’, rehearsals for GSDC’s dance show and taking a Lepra Health dance workout this week has been exhausting but extremely rewarding. We were warmly welcomed by all of our Primary schools this week as we kicked off ‘Keep it Reel’ with a mixture of morning and afternoon dance […]

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A Busy Blog for a Busy Week

I’m just about half way through the internship now, it’s crazy how the time has flown. The 7 remaining weeks will be spent mostly in primary schools across Glasgow for ‘Keep it Reel’, carrying on with some classes at Dance HQ and choreographing for Blaze. This has been a week of a great variety of […]

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Never a Dull Moment

This week has been a great mix of tasks from my second Lepra Health dance workout session, signing up people for the new blocks of classes, and starting to promote Dance HQ’s Kick Start Dance Summer School. This is all whilst continuing to rehearse for the upcoming Glasgow Student Dance Company Show. This week I […]

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The Calm Before The Storm

It’s been a relatively quiet week here this week with no Lepra Health dance workout sessions to go to, so this precious time in the studios has been concentrated on preparations for upcoming projects. I’ve been preparing for the tutors ‘Keep it Reel’ training which is taking place the week after next and I’ve been […]

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The Fun Continues as Time Flies By!

I can’t believe that’s the end of my third week already – we’re kept so busy the time seems to be flying by! This week has mostly revolved around the preparation of upcoming Outreach Projects. These are Lepra Health in Action dance workouts and ‘Keep it Reel’ Scottish Country Dancing workshops which I will be […]

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