Inclusive dance company Jolt will be joining the Christchurch Symphony Orchestra on stage in a performance of Max Richter’s The Seasons, a reimagination of Vivaldi’s masterpiece. Keep Reading
Jolt is based on the belief that everyone has the right to dance and find their own creative voice.
We also believe our communities are strengthened by the beauty of diversity.
CELEBRATING JOLT: The Christchurch company offers an interconnected programme of classes, teacher training and performance under the vision "To celebrate the unique qualities of our dancers and to challenge perspectives about dance and disability". This video was produced by Creative New Zealand as one of the case studies in Keteparaha Mō Ngā Toi Hapori, its Community Arts Toolkit. Read Jolt: pushing the boundaries
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Jolt will be dancing in The Four Seasons - a collaboration with the Christchurch Symphony Orchestra (CSO). CSO Concertmaster Martin Riseley will lead the orchestra, while Jolt dancers weave together original movement to create an evocative and unforgettable experience. Keep Reading
Collaborations with the Christchurch Symphony Orchestra, a three-day residency with two secondary schools, and performances in the community are among the projects marking Christchurch creative space Jolt’s twentieth anniversary celebrations. Keep Reading
“Funding creative spaces will support new jobs and expand existing roles to help build a more sustainable sector and skilled workforce,” said Minister for Arts, Culture and Heritage Carmel Sepuloni, in a media release announcing the $18 million fund over three years to support creative spaces. Keep Reading