Kamara Gray is an experienced dance teacher and choreographer who has taught extensively in the UK, Australia and Kuwait. She is Artistic Director of Artistry Youth Dance, a London-based youth dance company. Kamara recently worked an Associate Lecturer at Buckinghamshire New University and City and Islington College where she taught Jazz Dance, Professional Practice, Choreography, and Movement Studies.
She previously worked in Kuwait as a dance teacher and Head of Theatre at the British Academy of International Arts, and introduced the BBO tap dance syllabus and examinations to the country. She has choreographed work for performances including; the Wimbledon International Music Festival; corporate product launches; and performances at 'Move It' dance exhibition.
The Making Tracks Dance Master Class led by Kamara Gray will focus on energetic Jazz dance that draws on the historical roots of African Dance rhythms. The workshop will allow dancers to enhance their technique, musicality, and choreography, through dynamic progressions and sequences.
The workshop will also focus on exploring rhythm and timing, as well as the stylistic qualities associated with the dance form. Vibrant choreography will be incorporated to enable the dancers to develop their artistic interpretation, expression, and performance abilities.>