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Choreography for Musical Theatre

“Choreography is writing on your feet” Bob Fosse

Would you like to build your choreographic confidence and over-come your fears?
Are you ready to apply your dance skills in a new way?
Are you looking for an opportunity to improve your understanding and application of choreography?

If so this course is in perfect step with your desires…

During the week you will:

This is a practical fun course where students will explore choreography and it’s relationship with music with an experienced and inspirational teacher.  Please be aware that there is a lot of physical movement involved in this course so a high degree of fitness is required. 

Tutor – Lynne Bustard

What students say…

My favourite aspect of the course was learning different styles and seeing how others' thought processes work

 “My favourite aspect was learning from an amazing tutor and being inspired.” 

Tutor: Lynne Bustard

Lynne trained at the Lillian McNeill College of Dance in Glasgow and works as a freelance choreographer and dance lecturer. Since graduating she has worked extensively in the UK and overseas. Her work ranges from stage, screen, fashion & pop. During that time, she has travelled to Switzerland, Germany, Malaysia, Thailand, Singapore, Alaska, USA, Dubai, Morocco, Australia and France where she worked with La Toya Jackson at the Moulin Rouge in Paris.

Musical theatre credits include:
Elf’ the musical King’s Theatre, Glasgow
Sister Act St Ives, Cornwall (Kidz R Us Theatre Company)
9 To 5 Citizen’s Theatre, Glasgow
Spamalot King’s Theatre, Glasgow
Our House St Ives, Cornwall (Kidz R Us Theatre Company)
Dick McWhittington Perth Concert Hall.
White Christmas MacRobert Arts Centre, Stirling
Mary Poppins Jnr First ever UK pilot for Disney & Cameron Mackintosh
Batboy Citizen's Theatre, Glasgow
Jesus Christ Superstar St Ives, Cornwall (Kidz R Us Theatre Company)
Beauty & The Beast Perth Concert Hall
Godspell Citizen's Theatre, Glasgow
Sister Act King's Theatre, Glasgow.
West Side Story St. Ives, Cornwall (Kidz R Us Theatre Company)
Some Enchanted Evening St. Ives, Cornwall (Kidz R Us Theatre Company)
Drowsy Chaperone MacRobert Arts Centre, Stirling
Sleeping Beauty .Perth Concert Hall, Perth
Jesus Christ Superstar King's Theatre, Glasgow
Grease Minack Theatre, Penzance (Kidz R Us Theatre Company)
Grease St. Ives, Cornwall (Kidz R Us Theatre Company)
Big Night Out At The Gaiety Gaiety Theatre, Ayr
Betty Blue Eyes Citizens Theatre, Glasgow
Hopscotch Theatre Company -.Various touring productions
Drowsy Chaperone Citizens Theatre, Glasgow
Active Virgin Edinburgh Festival (Royal Conservatoire of Scotland)
Company Edinburgh Festival (Royal Conservatoire of Scotland)
Little Shop of Horrors (Royal Conservatoire of Scotland)
Big Band Christmas Show. (Royal Conservatoire of Scotland)
Bye, Bye Birdie Citizens Theatre, Glasgow
Once On This Island Citizens Theatre, Glasgow
Our House Citizens Theatre, Glasgow
Hot Mikado Citizens Theatre, Glasgow
Copacabana Citizens Theatre, Glasgow
Burying Your Brother In The Pavement (Royal Conservatoire of Scotland/National Theatre, London/ 'Connections Festival'
All Shook Up Citizens Theatre, Glasgow
Bat Boy Citizens Theatre, Glasgow
Big Band Floorshow, Morocco
Rat Pack Madinat Theatre, Dubai
Seussical Citizens Theatre, Glasgow
Once On This Island Royal Conservatoire of Scotland
Hinterland Royal Conservatoire of Scotland
Chess Citizens Theatre, Glasgow
West Side Story Citizens Theatre, Glasgow
Hot Mikado Gilmorehill Theatre, Glasgow
Once On This Island Gilmorehill Theatre, Glasgow
West Side Story King's Theatre, Glasgow
Jesus Christ Superstar King's Theatre, Glasgow
Kiss Me Kate King's Theatre, Glasgow

Lynne also has a Big Band/Las Vegas style show currently performing in various corporate entertainment/theatre venues throughout the UK and overseas. She has choreographed many pantomimes and summer seasons as well as working for world class cruise line companies.

Lynne spends a lot of time working as a lecturer/choreographer for various educational establishments and production companies. Teaching credits include the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, Dance School of Scotland, Clyde College and NODA Theatre Summer School.