Gisela has developed her own projects which look to introduce Creative Dance to public school children and youth in Barcelona and surrounding areas. She has developed workshops for schools: Baldiri Reixach, Turó Blau, Mestre Gibert i CEIP Teresa Claramunt. She has continued these projects in the US with the assistance of Jump! Dance Company, Festival Ballet and RISCA Grants.
She has also taught workshops at Dear to Dream Youth Conference 2019, URI RI – US and other community scenarios.
She has created and taught dance curriculum for Spaziano Elementary School in Providence for the last two years and Alan Feinstein Elementary School through Festival Ballet Outreach Program.
Drawing inspiration from their favorite things about their school, students are working together to choreograph an original dance piece that will be performed in front of their families, peers, and community members at the end of the year!
Insert of students exploring the building blocks of choreography. They are encouraged to think about what goes into creating unique movements, how to utilize space, and techniques for telling stories using only their bodies.