Our level three Media students were lucky enough to have an intimate discussion about film making with director and producer Nicky Slimting. Nicky co-wrote and produced the British urban film “It’s A lot” which was released nationwide on the 25th of October 2013 and distributed by Kaleidoscope films. He is a writer, actor and producer […]
On Monday 17th November Charlotte Bence from Equity visited our campus to deliver advice and guidance to our dance students. Equity is a trade union based in the UK (with a branch in Los Angeles called “equity west coast network”) set up to represent individuals from the arts and entertainment industries. Equity currently support 40,000 members […]
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tuhvRzAgqJ8&feature=youtu.be Dance artist and choreographer Ricardo da Silva paid our level 2 Dance students a visit for a hip-hop/contemporary dance master class on Tuesday afternoon. He has extensive performance experience ranging from national to international and incorporates spoken word poetry into some of his performances at Dance Aid and Theatre Royal, Stratford. The session […]
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5_1pwTpVXWE&feature=youtu.be We were lucky enough to have the opportunity to create and film a music video with comedian Doc Brown. The shoot was co-ordinated by our media tutor Mikis Michaelides with the helping hand from students in our Level 2 FusionTV class. The students helped to plan and build the set of the music […]
Cold Fever, commonly known to colleagues and friends as Boom is a tutor for Music Production at DV8 Training. He grew up with a musical diet of reggae and jazz, also influenced by traditional Indian music which featured in old fashioned bollywood movies that he would watch alongside his grandmother. Growing up he was influenced […]
DV8 Academy Principal Sacha Corcoran and staff were proud to officially launch the new DV8 Campus on Wednesday 8th October at Silver Birch House. The evening was organised by our Event Management students who just two weeks into their first term, were responsible for making sure the evening was one to remember, for all of […]
Students in our enterprise class were put into groups and given a task to build the tallest tower using the limited resources they were given. The idea of the activity was to better their knowledge on Tuckman’s stages of group development. The stages are as follows; Forming, Storming, Norming and Performing. Tuckman proposed that each […]
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Sd6UhQ-vhpU&list=UUADPwFhYwALzZz8LgF1zGAw Students from our Level 2 Urban & Contemporary Dance class surprised us with a performance on a glum monday afternoon.
http://youtu.be/DcL9WBBwd3w On Friday 26th September DV8 Academy and DV8 Training hosted a coffee and cake morning in order to help raise money for Macmillan Cancer Support; a charity devoted to helping people diagnosed with cancer as well as relatives and friends who have been affected by the disease. The event was organised and promoted by […]
On Monday 22nd September we opened the doors to our brand new building at Silver Birch House.