Education

Daniel is committed to working with students and graduates of all ages and contribute to the development of the creative potential of striving young dancers and artists in general.

As the Artistic Director of Northern Ballet’s ‘Short Ballets for Small People’ Daniel has contributed to the participation of talented Northern Ballet academy students and members of its graduate programme. They are given the opportunity to rehearse, tour and perform alongside Northern Ballet’s professionals.

Over the years he has been invited to teach master classes and seminars for the Royal Academy of Dancing and was also part of the jury for the 2009 RAD Louise Brown award. In 2007 and 2011 Daniel  teacher, choreographer and judge for the “Jean McDonnell awards” held in Yorkshire.

In August 2011 Daniel was one of four teacher/choreographers of 4 different dance genres on the “Initiate Project” Summer Course held in Woking. There he choreographed “Simply Playful” performed by local young participants.

On many opportunities Daniel has worked with Central School of Ballet as guest teacher and coach. He also worked with the graduates choreographing “Meraki”for Ballet Central 2014 National tour.

Daniel has given a master class in Brazil working with students and graduates of various ages who were brought together by Das Los Dance Group, founded in Goiânia in 2012 in a bid to expand artistic fusions in contemporary language.

Daniel-de-Andrade-visit-feb-2016He was recently invited by the University of Teeside in Stockton-on-Tees to share his account of working in the Arts Sector with graduates from the Performing Arts Degree Course.