Tag: Dance

We are hiring!

We are looking for a permanent part time Executive Assistant / Office Administrator to assist with the operations and administration of REDed. About us: REDed has been teaching Aussie kids dance for 17 years.  Our mission is to improve the health and happiness of kids through dance. We predominantly work with schools to offer curriculum based dance classes and support for teachers.  In addition, we produce online dance tutorials for parents and teachers to download and [...]

That’s a wrap – shooting with Australian School of Performing Arts

For 17 years, REDed’s founder Dale Pope has worked with the Australian School of Performing Arts (ASPA) on dance and choreography.  Dale and REDed work with all three arms of ASPA including the Australian Girls Choir, a3 (Australian Arts Alive) and g-oz (Girls from Oz) - their philanthropic arm who work with Indigenous and remote communities. Last month, we filmed 18 seriously cool videos to help train ASPA tutors on delivering REDed dance.  The dances [...]

10 reasons to get your kid(s) dancing

Who didn't love dancing in front of the mirror using a hairbrush as a microphone?  Beyond a bit of fun, dance has many benefits to improve the health and wellness of children at all ages. Here we have shared our top ten reasons to get your kid(s) dancing! 1) It will help them take instructions (yes, it's true!) Regular structured dance lessons help children learn to take instructions. Teachers in the schools we visit say [...]

REDed on the high seas

Wow, what a start to 2017! REDed has been (amongst many other things) dancing up a storm on the high seas with P&O’s Pacific Pearl. In just one month, around 350 kids took part in our dance classes - that’s 17,500 minutes of energetic movement and fun. On Australia Day, a whopping 1,700 cruisers had the chance to take part in a flash mob dance to our Aussie favourite @wearesheppard song Geronimo, while anchored in Sydney Harbour [...]

REDed partners with none other than Serena Williams!

Ahead of the Australian Open, REDed founder Dale Pope had the absolute pleasure of working with tennis and sporting legend Serena Williams.  The pair hosted a dance class today for Australia’s leading media including Carrie Bickmore, Jaynie Seal, Annette Edmondson and Jo Hall. Dale choreographed the dance event which was sponsored by Berlei to get out the message ‘Do It For Yourself’.  This empowering message is completely aligned to the REDed’s ethos of improving the [...]