Fosse Intensive at Pineapple Dance Studios - October 26-30th 2015

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Fosse Pineapple Dance Studios

Diane Laurenson - Original Bob Fosse Company member

The Fosse Intensive will teach performers the knowledge of Bob Fosse’s work and the way in which he worked and developed the performers within his company. Diane has an amazing way of radiating and creating a powerful, professional Musical Theatre Company Experience. Her knowledge is invaluable.

Intermediate-Advanced level

Monday 26th October - Friday 30th October 2015 10am-5pm £249 Booking now open at


Monday – Friday 10am – 5pm Pineapple Dance Studios 10:00 – 11.30 – Fosse Technique with Diane Laurenson 11.45 – 13:00 – Guest Teacher (varying styles) 13:00 – 14:00 – Lunch 14:00 – 17:00 – Fosse Repertoire with Diane Laurenson


Fosse veteran Diane Laurenson has had the privilege of working closely under the direction of Bob Fosse and Gwen Verdon in FIVE companies of Bob Fosse’s Dancin’, and on the Broadway and National productions of Big Deal and Sweet Charity. Alongside Ms. Linda Smith and coached by Bob, Gwen and Chris Chadman, Diane mounted the 2nd National Tour of Dancin’, after which she recreated a stellar production of Sweet Charity starring Donna McKechnie for CA Musical Theatre. She has also created full productions of West Side Story for the Westbury Music Fair and North Carolina Theatres. Other Broadway performance credits include Gypsy with Tyne Daly & Linda Lavin, plus the TV Movie starring Bette Midler (Asst Choreographer), Dangerous Games, and The Little Prince with Michael York. She was the featured Lead Frug Dancer in the star-studded concert version of Sweet Charity at Lincoln Center, starring Gwen Verdon, Chita Rivera, Bebe Neuwirth, Donna McKechnie and Debbie Allen.