Zosia Jo is a dance artist, writer and maker. Her work is rooted in a desire for connectivity and communication through movement, improvisation and performance. Alongside her extensive facilitation work with various communities, Zosia’s choreographic practice focuses on feminist themes, use of voice and spoken word, connecting to communities and challenging traditional theatrical hierarchies. She is based in Wales and has made both solo and group work there since 2009 as well as in London, Glasgow and Cairo, Egypt. Originally trained at Northern School of Contemporary Dance, in 2018 Zosia completed MA Creative Practice, Dance Professional Practice at Trinity Laban/Independent Dance. She now lives in Cardiff and is a guest lecturer at University of Wales Trinity Saint David, Artistic Director of Joon Dance and Programming Coordinator at Groundwork.

 

Photo by Jamie Morgans
  • Groundhub

    Groundwork Graduate Day

    Wednesday 11 September, 2019, 09:30

    For enquiries email groundworkprocardiff@gmail.com This day is for dance graduates to take class with Wales based artists and discover what’s on offer in Wales for Independent Dance Artists. The day will begin with morning class, followed by sessions with the Groundwork artists team, which will navigate the tools for survival for those beginning their dance…

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  • Class

    Zosia Jo

    Wednesday 11 - Friday 13 September, 2019

    Three morning classes a month for dancers, movers and makers
    £5 per class, £12 for the week

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  • Groundhub

    ContaKids

    Sunday 24 February, 2019, 10:00
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    Class and sharing with Zosia Jo

    Monday 1 - Friday 5 August, 2016

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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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Groundwork offer paid residencies for Welsh dance artists or those who are based in or have a strong connection with Wales through their work. In December 2018 Shakeera Ahmun, was one of our residency artists at Chapter. ‘My diverse upbringing has strongly influenced me to explore a sense of community and bond, through movement and…

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