Layton Williams is coming all the way from London to work with dancers from across Skye and Lochalsh. He has appeared in hit musicals Hairspray, Rent, Billy Elliot and Thriller Live. Layton has many TV credits including the popular TV series and film Bad Education.
Layton will teach two workshops - Junior and Senior on Saturday 9th December. The workshops will be based on routines from Hairspray the musical. It will be fun, fast paced and open to all abilities!
SkyeDance have used recent fundraising money towards bringing Layton up to Skye bringing the cost down to an incredible £5 per student.
When: Saturday 9th December
Time: 1:00-2:15pm - Juniors (7-11) + 2:30-4:00pm - Seniors (12+)
Where: Portree High School
Award-winning Scottish music phenomenon, the Elephant Sessions, kick off their UK tour this week with a sell-out show in their home town before arriving on Skye on Thursday for a concert at Sabhal Mòr Ostaig.
Winners of the MG Alba Scots Trad Awards Up and Coming Act of the Year 2014, and nominated as Live Act of the Year in 2016, the fiery folk band from Inverness have taken the UK and Europe by storm, becoming renowned for their breath-taking live shows.
They were was recently endorsed by Fiona Hyslop, Scottish minister for Culture, Tourism and External Affairs, at the opening of SEALL's new culture hub at the Gaelic College in the south of Skye where she said: "The Elephant Sessions are one of those Scottish bands who are on course for a great career."
An introductory course to Bee Keeping will be held in Broadford.
The course will teach basic bee husbandry to include the types of honey bee and the workings of a colony, siting an apiary and basics of bee disease.
The course costs £40.00 per person, with limited free places available for those aged 16 to 25.
The course will be held on Friday 2 February 2018 from 10am to 3pm.