March 8th, 2018:

Stilt Walking Workshops

The workshops are for those interested in participating in community festivals and events, leading up to and including Birds on Parade, which opens the International Ornithologi-cal Congress and First Annual Vancouver International Bird Festival on Monday, August 20, 2018.

The workshop series will focus on proper stilt walking tech-niques, progressing into movement patterns and improvisa-tion Participants will learn about local birds and explore their movement qualities on stilts. Inspired by bird for-mations, group choreography will be developed and applied to the parade format.

All workshops are free. Register early directly with the hosting Community Centre . Please click here for more details on dates, locations, and participant info.