Tamarind Tribal Transformations® is a dance training format.
It's goal is to provide the tools to increase a dancers skills
through systematic training . The training will focus on increasing
skills in the Tamarind Tribal Transformations movement vocabulary
and group concepts by means of connecting to oneself . Exercises
will include examining the mind-body connection to dance conditioning,
improvisational dance techniques, teamwork, creative and artistic
exploration, and improving our teaching skills.
Tribal Transformations - Bronze Certification
is Foundations for the TTT® dance program.
4 day intensive with 4-6 hours of dancing per day.
Some of what you will learn:
" Mechanics of Proper Posture
" Basic Anatomy & Body Conditioning
" Fundamental Zil Patterns
" Individual Movement Vocabulary for improvisation or
" Group Based Movement Vocabulary for improvisation or
" Optional Teacher Component:
o Super Beth's Teaching Philosophy
o How to Structure a Class
o Keys to Successful Teaching
the TTT Training for August 13 - August 16, 2018
*All participants must learn one choreography by video.
The video will be available at least one month before the
training. Familiarity with basics of ATS® format recommended,
but not required.
Certification will be awarded to those who participated
100% in all classes and activities and pass the final exam
administered at the end of the training. Testing is optional
but required to move on to Level 2 - Framework.
it be taken online?
No, this certification requires physical attendance.
are the testing requirements?
--Be ON TIME to every class and give your full participation.
-Complete any class assignments.
-BE A TEAM PLAYER, treat the teachers, facilitators and fellow
students as part of your respected community.
-Take the test.
if I need to retake the test?
A re-test will be available to those who need it.
encounter a scheduling issue and have to miss class time,
can I still test?
Yes, you can still participate but you will not be able
to test. You are welcome to make up the time you missed at
a later date or through special request with Super Beth in
order to qualify for testing.
if I dont speak fluent English?
All efforts will be made to provide opportunities to learn
the format and accommodate language issues. However, it's
your responsibility to understand the material as presented
and work out means of translation.
do I want to take this teacher training?
This training provides the fundamental tools to learn
the Tamarind methods of group improvisation and provides tools
from Super Beth's experience on how to successful train troupes
and individual students by providing practical examples of
class set up, body conditioning, and how to focus on your
own personal training to build and improve dance & communication
skills, starting with you and ending with those around you.
does the teacher training certification allow me to do?
Those successfully completing this training and testing
are considered Tamarind Extension Teachers. Tamarind Extension
Teachers are permitted to teach all concepts within the training
in your local areas, you will be added to the Tamarind website
as an approved Teacher, you will have access to private video
reference materials, and be offered exclusive first chance
reservations for continuing trainings and Tamarind hosted