RESUME

Freelance Choreographer & Movement Director

2012 - current

Commissions for dance/theatre companies, youth groups, short films and music videos:

Phoenix Dance Theatre, Central School of Ballet, Tutti Frutti productions, Phoenix Youth Academy,  Centre for Advanced Training (DanceEast, NSCD, Exeter, Swindon, DanceXchange), Northern Ballet Academy, Clearwater Collective, Project Y
 

Independent choreographic projects supported by Arts Council England, Genesis Foundation: The Shopkeeper (2019), The Keeper (2021), Feathers (2021)

Freelance Teacher

Dec 2018 - current

Contemporary & ballet classes, creative workshops:
Phoenix Dance Theatre, Studio Wayne McGregor, Matthew Bourne’s New Adventures, Scottish Dance Theatre, ACE dance and music, Northern Ballet Academy, Elmhurst Ballet School, James Cousins Company, Northern School of Contemporary Dance, Central School of Ballet, Centres for Advanced Training, York Dance Scholars, Phoenix Youth Academy, Morea Performing Arts, Renaissance Arts, Leeds City College

Freelance dance artist 

Dec 2018 - current

Research & Development with Mad Dogs Dance Theatre, DeNada Dance Theatre
Research & Development for independent project "The Shopkeeper Project" supported by Arts Council England

Phoenix Dance Theatre

2012 - 2018

Direction: Sharon Watson
Performed in pieces from: Sharon Watson, Christopher Bruce, Itzik Galili, Caroline Finn, Ivgi and Greben, Didy

Veldman, Douglas Thorpe, Ana Sanchez, Henry Oguike, Darshan Singh Buller, Richard Alston, Warren Adams

Staatstheater am Gärtnerplatz - Tanz Theater München

2009 - 2012

Direction: Hans Henning Paar
Performed in pieces from: Hans Henning Paar, Gustavo Ramirez Sansano, Christian Spuck, Fernando Melo

DANCE II - Dance Apprentices Network aCross Europe

2007 - 2009

Direction: W. Forsythe, W. McGregor, A. Preljocaj, F. Flamand

Education 

MA in Choreography

2021

Graduated from Central School of Ballet - University of Kent (UK)

Masterklass Diploma

2010

Graduated from Palucca Schule Dresden - Hochschule für tanz (Germany)

Young Ballet of Conservatoire National Supérieur de Musique et de Danse de Lyon (France)

2005 - 2007

Performed in pieces from: A. Nolthenius, Y. Pick, D. Brun, M. Keleminis, F. Lescure, W. Bartkowski

Conservatoire National Supérieur de Musique et de Danse de Lyon (France)

2004 - 2006

Certificate of Higher Studies
Anatomy, Music and History of Dance diplomas

Other Qualifications

Teacher Training: Embedding Mental Health Strategies in your Curriculum

Graduated from The Open University UK

2020

Business & Finance Fundamentals Course

Graduated from The Open University UK

2018

One Dance UK's Mentoring Programme

Selected dance artist recognised as future leaders

2017

One Dance UK’s Observership Programme

2017

Selected choreographer