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.
Monday 26th October - Friday 30th October 2015
Booking now open at www.dance-london.com/fosse-intensive
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.