• Aakash Odedra

    Aakash Odedra is an award winning, contemporary British dancer. Aakash was born in Birmingham and trained in the classical Indian dance styles of Kathak (Nilima Devi, Leicester and Asha Joglekar, India) and Bharat Natyam (Chitraleka Bolar, Birmingham and Chhaya Kantaveh, India) . His early development in the United Kingdom saw support from Sampad (including support…

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  • Aaron Vickers

    Aaron has created, toured and worked with Jean Abreu Dance (as a dancer and rehearsal assistant), Ashley Warren, ZoieLogic Dance Theatre, Anthony Lo-Giudice, Vivien Wood, Marc Brew Company, Renaud Wiser Dance Company (RWDC), Alexander Whitley Dance Company, Phoenix Dance Theatre (where he worked with Christopher Bruce and Sharon Watson), Cathy Marston and James Cousins Company.…

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  • Addisu Demissie

    Addisu Demissie has over 20 years of experience as performing artist and teacher working with marginalized groups through dance. He has a significant track record of facilitating dance as a tool for social inclusion. Addisu is the company manger of DESTINO Dance Company in Ethiopia, he uses Ethiopian traditional dance fused with contemporary dance style…

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  • Alleyne Dance

    Kristina and Sadé Alleyne presents Alleyne Dance, an internationally touring, innovative, modern, multi disciplined dance company based in London. Kristina and Sadé have worked with many companies across the years and trained in many genres apart from contemporary dance such as African dance, Hip Hop, Kathak, Latin and Circus Skills. They were originally athletes and…

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  • Amy Bell

    Amy is a London-based performer and maker. She read English at Cambridge University and trained at London Contemporary Dance School.

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  • Andrea Buckley

    Mae’n ddrwg gen i, mae’r cofnod hwn dim ond ar gael mewn Saesneg Prydain. For the sake of viewer convenience, the content is shown below in the alternative language. You may click the link to switch the active language. Andrea Buckley is a certified Rolfer, dance performer, maker and teacher whose work is informed by…

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  • Anna Brazier

    Anna Brazier worked as a Clinical Psychologist and Systemic Psychotherapist in the NHS until recently when she left to complete an MFA at Cardiff Met. Anna began studying the Alexander Technique in 2004 and became so excited by the ideas that she went on to train as a teacher. Now she is combining her Alexander…

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    Mae’n ddrwg gen i, mae’r cofnod hwn dim ond ar gael mewn Saesneg Prydain. For the sake of viewer convenience, the content is shown below in the alternative language. You may click the link to switch the active language. Annie Hanauer is an independent dance artist based between London and France, originally from the USA.…

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  • Ashley Handel

    Originally from Southern California, Ashley is a dancer, performer, and choreographer living in NYC for 6 years. She holds a BFA in Dance and Choreography from California Institute of the Arts and has studied on exchange at London Contemporary Dance School. She collaborates with NYC based artists Tatyana Tenenbaum, Alex Rodabaugh, and Third Rail Projects,…

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  • Ben McEwen

    Mae’n ddrwg gen i, mae’r cofnod hwn dim ond ar gael mewn Saesneg Prydain. For the sake of viewer convenience, the content is shown below in the alternative language. You may click the link to switch the active language. Ben graduated from TrinityLaban before going on to complete the training cycle at P.A.R.T.S. (BE). Now…

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From the 16th to the 20th September Groundwork took over at I.D. A forerunner of Groundwork and one of a handful of organisations who’ve inspired us with their programming, innovation and artist led model for supporting the professional development of dance artists, I.D is a natural partner for this year’s program. We teamed up with…

Dance Writing?

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The River – Our Fluid Bodies led by Simon Whitehead

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Artists surgery with Zosia Jo – Friday 11th October

After class with Ben McEwen at Chapter, Cardiff Please note, there will be no artists Surgery in September, but on 11th October, Zosia Jo will be available after class at Chapter. Do you have a question about our program? Do you want to have an informal chat about what we offer or how you can…

Artist Surgery Friday 12 July

Zosia Jo will be on available on Friday July 12th, 11am – 1.30pm, after class with Laila Diallo. Do you have a question about our program? Do you want to have an informal chat about what we offer or how you can benefit? Or would you like advice on funding, management or artist development issues?…

LAB Sharing at NDCWales

Week one – Friday 28th June at 3.00pm
Week two – Friday 5th July at 3.00pm.

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