Meet the Team

    In August 2020 we have had a little to change to the team with Deborah Light stepping down to work on other projects we welcomed two new artists, Jodi Nicholson and Elan Elidyr. (Click on the photos to learn about each person).

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    Seeds Dispersed – Open call

    Groundwork are delighted to offer three paid residencies to dance/movement artists based in Wales, to be completed between September and October 2020.

    Statement from Deborah Light

    At the end of this month I will step down from the Groundwork team and Zosia Jo and Lara Ward will be joined by two new team members. I have been part of Groundwork since it formed in 2015 and believe it is now time for a change of perspective, for both me and Groundwork. …

    Join the Groundwork team – open call

    Join the Groundwork team – open call  Groundwork are inviting applications for two new roles with the Groundwork team. Both roles will work remotely to support the programming, curation, management, marketing and delivery of our Stabilisation program. Contract details 5 month contract (with potential to extend pending further funding) August 1st – December 31st 2020…

    Theatre and Performance UK freelance taskforce

    In order to support freelance dance artists in Wales, Rubicon and National Dance Company Wales (NDCWales) have each signed this letter (which is also available in BSL here) and have each committed to pay a freelance artist to be part of the ‘theatre and performance UK freelance taskforce’. Groundwork initiated the programme with Rubicon and…

    An Apology

    Dear dancers, movers and makers, A couple of days ago we shared a list of links to work by dance artists of colour and diverse heritage. It has been brought to our attention that this was inappropriate, unwelcome and a performative demonstration. We want to publicly own this error and offer our sincere and absolute apology. We…

    2nd of June


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The Groundwork Winter Round-Up

Dear dancers, movers and makers, We are done for the year and sending you a round up of the amazing work created as part of Seeds Dispersed and Groundwork Presents during this, our Stabilisation program. And a reminder that our online classes are still available for you to keep training while we fundraise for our next…

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Becky Johnson’s Seeds Dispersed Residency

Becky Johnson Seeds Dispersed Residency artist September 2020  Didi’s Cookbook Didi’s Cookbook is an exploration of ideas surrounding a cookbook which my Grandfather wrote for me. This biographical book is filled with recipes, anecdotes and tips from all around the world. The piece explores not only how we work with text but also how we…

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