Children learn that the gumboot dance is a South African dance that is performed by dancers wearing wellington boots. In South Africa wellington boots are called gumboots. The dance is combined with lots of slapping and stamping and singing.
Arranging the Day
If time allows, we can start the day with an assembly, followed by participatory workshops with different classes, culminating with a sharing at the end of the day. For more information click here
Who is this workshop suitable for?
Accessible to all ages and abilities.
DON’T FORGET YOUR WELLIE BOOTS!