Orfeo Social also develops thematic workshops with qualified professionals to meet specific needs for target audiences. These workshops are flexible according to the requests and the particular situation.
These workshops are organized in the host site.
Body expression workshop
Workshop Content: Body Expression–Rhythm – Freedom – Celebration
Playful Dance Workshops Mixing the game, the rhythm, and the meaning of the celebration.
These workshops aim to support the development of the child and to encourage them to get to know each other better, to gain self-confidence, to develop their creativity and freedom and to enrich their expressiveness by exploring the relationship to oneself, to others and the world.
Movement workshop and Afro-Cuban rhythm
Nicolas Siriany & Tanya Galibus
Content of the workshop: Tanya and Nicolas propose through Cuban Afro drums rhythms the exploration of rhythms and movement. They have a very playful approach starting from simple movements and rhythms and gradually building more complicated and faster sequences keeping everyone on board.
Fun and laughter guaranteed!
Forum theater or social theater
Ibrahima Diokine Sambou
Content of the workshop: The theater forum or social theater is a technique developed by Augusto Boal. It is a means of expression for people living in a situation of oppression or otherwise. This technique, based on the assumption that everyone is able to do theater explores all verbal, nonverbal, physical or other ways to become a means of expression of the person or group.
Voice, rhythm and body workshop
Content of the workshop: Exploration of the voice and rhythms by inventing simple melodies and polyphonies. The workshop develops memory, rhythm and coordination of hands, feet and voice.
In the longer term, this workshop builds a collective work around a theme chosen by the participants.
Capoeira workshop and percussion
Capoeira is an Afro-Brazilian martial art that would have its roots in the fighting techniques and the dance of the African peoples of the time of slavery in Brazil. It differs from other martial arts by its playful and often acrobatic side. The feet are very widely used during the fight although other parts of the body can be used such as, mainly, the hands, head, knees and elbows. “Players” can take a stand or balance on their hands to kick or stunt. In various forms, capoeira is played and/or fought at different levels of the ground and at different speeds, usually accompanied by instruments, songs and hand strikes.
Inhoud van de workshop for children : Muzikaal initiatie / ritme + verhaal (FR)
Content of the workshop: Storytelling workshop for children in music. Bajla shares with us her poetic universe. This journey is also an opportunity to discover different musical instruments with tenderness and poetry. Bajla adapts her story according to the age of the children.
Workshop Content: Transcendanse Workshop: When Art and Awakening walk together. Dance workshop and free expression to express the emotions by the body.
Abdeslam El Manzah
The purpose of this workshop is to open spaces for speech, expression and creativity to address, among other things, themes related to violent radicalization, as well as citizenship, while constantly questioning the place of each one within its places of belonging as well family, school as societal.
Workshop content: Sensitive workshops inspired by various methods such as Awakening of Body Consciousness, Yoga, Danza Duende based on practices of meditation, breathing, visualization through which the different senses are gently stimulated (hearing, smelling, sight, touching, taste)
Yoga or indian dance workshop
Content of the yoga or dance workshop:
– Yoga: Shivananda or Afroyoga style classes for all levels. The class can be given in a yoga / dance class or with dance therapy.
– Dance: Indian classical dance (bharatanatyam): workshop on mudras (hand gestures), songs, rhythms and basic movements of bharatanatyam.
Musical Awakening - Relaxing Concert
Workshop Content: Musical Awakening – Relaxing Concert.
A moment of tranquil wonder and deep relaxation through original live music.
Dance Workshop and Musical
Content of the workshop: Based on the lyrics of a French song and that will be told and played in groups, through singing, rhythm and dance. On the whole day, we create an entire show with 3 songs and theatrical play scenes that link the songs together. All created with children.
Dance workshop - Street jazz or hip hop
Content of the workshop: Initiation to street jazz or hip hop. Warm-up, technical focus (isolations, undulations, rhythmic ..) then combination of the choreography in music.
Workshop of discovery of classical music
Content of the workshop: This workshop intends to introduce the so-called classical music in poetic form, but above all to highlight the sensitivity of the participants through astonishment and surprise.
Intuitive painting workshop
Content of the workshop: Intuitive painting workshop with different technique and different materials of natural origin, essential oil …
This workshop allows you to regain your creativity and self-confidence.
Content of the workshop: The dance is a sport and an art, also a beautiful way to express itself and to be entertained for many people of all ages, it is also a way to stay in good shape and in good health!
Dancing is used to let off steam and fight the routine and monotony that characterizes the daily lives of many people.
Artistic Collage workshop
Content of the workshop: Artistic Collage
A world of images to create your ideas based on a concept
o Swelling paint (write your tactile name)
o Creatdanza (mix of creativity, art and dance)
Mindfulness - EMOTIONAL MANAGEMENT (mindfulness)
Content of the workshop: The Mindfulness course teaches children to develop strategies to feel better and happier, these strategies teach us to recognize and identify the emotions. The benefits of “Mindfulness” are multiple: it promotes listening to others and develops self-confidence.
Street art workshop
Content of the workshop: Our Street Art discovery workshops are accessible to everyone. Discover the techniques of Street Art and experience all the steps of creating a graffiti in a friendly atmosphere.
Color World Games
Ana Diaz Ramirez & Claudia Nunes
Content of the workshop: “Color World Games” are artistic and philosophical workshops to support the development of the participant, encouraging to get to know oneself better and to developing his expressiveness.
Initiation to pole dance
Content of the workshop: Initiation to pole dance
Pole dance is a sport and artistic discipline which consists of dancing around a vertical bar and doing acrobatic figures.