Upcoming

2021

4 – 15 January 2021: (online) delivery of experiential anatomy and Authentic Movement on Janet Kaylo’s Laban/Barteneiff Somatic Studies International

6 / 13 January 2021: guest lecturer on the MFA in Dance programme at Hong Kong Academy of Performing Arts

7 / 8 January and 14 / 15 January 2021 (10.00-11.30am each day): (online) delivery of experiential anatomy into Movement as part of Barrowland Ballet Professional Contemporary morning class (Glasgow). Further information and booking here

18 – 21 January (10.00-11.30am each day): (online) delivery of morning class at Independent Dance (London). Further information and booking here

27 January (at 1.00pm and 8.00pm) and 29 January (at 9.00am) 2021: streamed performances of the perch adaptation project with Katye Coe

February – April 2021: collaborator on Anna Macdonald’s Performing Normality funded by the Wellcome Trust

February – March 2021: delivery of the perch adaptation project (online) to year three students at London Contemporary Dance School

11 February 2021: Bunker Talk at Manchester School of Art

18 February 2021: convenor of the Virtual Learning Event hosted by Independent Dance

19 February 2021 (5.00-6.30pm): streamed performance of the perch adaptation project with Katye Coe

20 – 21 February 2021: (online) delivery of experiential anatomy and Authentic Movement on Janet Kaylo’s Laban/Barteneiff Somatic Studies International

1 – 12 March 2021: in residence with Mobius Dance as part of Curious Playground (touring across Summer / Autumn 2021)

1 – 12 March 2021: (online) delivery of morning class with Mobius Dance. Further information and booking here

20 – 21 March 2021: (online) delivery of experiential anatomy and Authentic Movement on Janet Kaylo’s Laban/Barteneiff Somatic Studies International

25 / 26 March 2021 (10.00-11.30am each day): (online) delivery of experiential anatomy into Movement as part of Barrowland Ballet Professional Contemporary morning class (Glasgow)

April 2021: choreographic mentor for dance-artist Inari Hulkkonen

April – July 2021: choreographic mentor for dance-artist Marguerite Galizia

3 May – 18 June 2021: (online) delivery of experiential anatomy into movement

24 – 28 May 2021: perching 2021 (online) ​at Wimbledon Space (London)

24 – 28 May 2021: performer-collaborator in how to be afraid with mayfield brooks, Mary Pearson, Seke Chimutengwende and collaborators at Independent Dance

29 – 30 May 2021: (online) delivery of experiential anatomy and Authentic Movement on Janet Kaylo’s Laban/Barteneiff Somatic Studies International

4 – 5 June 2021: choreographic research for Gelbezeit ​ with Cath Cullinane, Natalie Garrett Brown and Christian Kipp at studio 307 (Manchester)

June – December 2021: perch adaptation project with Bridget Fiske

2 / 3 / 4 June: Mobius Dance Curious Playground at Kala Sangam (Bradford, Yorkshire)

8 June 2021 (5.00-6.30pm BST): streamed performance of the perch adaptation project with Katye Coe as part of the X Festival/Dance Ability (online) in Finland. Booking here

13 June 2021: guest artist / speaker at the somatics working group, York University (Toronto, Canada)

19 June 2021: creative exchange with Jennifer-Lynn Crawford and Tom Goodwin at studio 307 (Manchester)

11 – 15 August 2021: assistant on Authentic Movement retreat with Linda Hartley

17 August 2021: workshop delivery for Dance North

20 – 21 August / 10 — 11 September / 12-13 November 2021: choreographic research for Gelbezeit with Cath Cullinane, Natalie Garrett Brown and Christian Kipp (Manchester).

September – December 2021: choreographic research for new solo seep

September — October 2021: collaborator on Anna Macdonald’s ways of doing things, funded by the Wellcome Trust

September 2021: perch adaptation project with Amaara Raheem (Naarm / Melbourne & and Black Range, Garriwerd / North Grampians, Australia) and Preethi Athreya (Chennai, India) at Critical Path

1 – 25 September 2021: live / streamed performances of the perch adaptation project with Katye Coe in Kenilworth. Further information and booking here

16 – 19 September 2021: creative exchange with Jess Lerner

27 September – 12 November 2021: (online) delivery of experiential anatomy into movement. Further information and booking here

9 October / 17 November 2021: creative exchange with Jennifer-Lynn Crawford and Tom Goodwin

22 October 2021: Gelbezeit work-in-progress showing at Imagine Arts Festival (Waterford, Ireland)

26 October 2021: choreographic workshop delivery (related to the flockOmania project) on the Performance-Making module for MA Choreography students at Trinity Laban

20 / 21 November 2021: workshop delivery with Natalie Garrett Brown (details tbc)

2020

13 – 18 January 2020: enter & inhabit taking part in Sensing the City, Herbert Art Gallery, Coventry

20 – 24 January 2020: teaching morning class and creative workshop on the MA / MFA in Creative Practice, Independent Dance / Trinity Laban, London

January 2020: creative provocateur on Bridget Fiske’s The Body of Us

February – December 2020: participant in the Creative Articulations Process (CAP) catalyst training group

12 February 2020: flockOmania taking part in the Art and Craft symposium at Trinity Laban, London

March 2020: dancer-collaborator for Caroline Salem at Clarence Mews, London

March – December 2020: creative mentor for choreographer Inari Hulkkonen

June – August 2020: the bespoke solos project with Noémie Farcy-Michel

21 September – 18 December 2020: teaching Experiential Anatomy into Movement (online). Further information and booking here

22 September – 8 November 2020: live / streamed performances of the perch adaptation project with Katye Coe taking place in Kenilworth, Warwickshire. Further information and booking here

September – October 2020: movement consultant and volunteer on Sarah Spanton’s Heart & Soul Get-together in Manchester

20 October 2020: choreographic workshop delivery (online related to the flockOmania project) on the Performance-Making module for MA Choreography students at Trinity Laban

November 2020: delivery of the perch adaptation project (online) to MA Performance students at London Contemporary Dance School

2019

12 January 2019: Show & Tell artists talk at HOME, Manchester

14 – 18 January 2019: teaching morning class and workshops on the MA in Creative Practice at Independent Dance, London

January – February 2019: performer in Anna Macdonald’s This is for you, Manchester

February – July 2019: project supervision on MA Creative Practice (Independent Dance/Trinity Laban) and MA in Dance and Somatic Well-being

4 – 10 March 2019: enter & inhabit taking part in Sensing the City, Coventry

27 March 2019: delivering workshop as part of UCLan Dance Choreography into Performance Seminar Series

1 April 2019: Artistic doctorates working group, AWOL Studios, Manchester

1 – 30 April 2019: performing perch at dusk, Manchester (view flyer)

11 – 13 April 2019: participant in Artistic Doctorates in Europe conference, Middlesex University, London

May 2019: creative provocateur on Bridget Fiske’s The Body of Us

22 – 28 July 2019: enter & inhabit taking part in Sensing the City, Coventry

29 – 31 July 2019: creative exchange with Ella Tighe

8 – 11 August 2019: presenting at Dance Studies Association conference, Evanston, Ilinois

10 – 20 August 2019: teaching experiential anatomy and Authentic Movement practice on Laban/Barteneiff Somatic Studies International (Janet Kaylo director), Toronto, Canada

September 2019 onwards: Accumulations being mentored by Sheila De Val Madsen (sponsored by Dance Northwest Consortium)

30 October – 1 November 2019: guest choreographer for Mobius Dance (artistic director: Gianluca Vincentini), Leeds

8 November 2019: Culture Moves Lab Day at studio 307

15 – 16 November 2019: creative exchange with Ella Tighe

19 November 2019: Sensing the City symposium, Coventry

22 – 25 November 2019: enter & inhabit taking part in Sensing the City, Coventry

30 November – 1 December / 14 – 15 December: participant in the Creative Articulations Process training, Dance 4, Nottingham

16 – 17 December 2019: creative exchange with Katye Coe, studio 307

21 – 23 December 2019: creative exchange with Athina Vahla and Sara Chin

2018

March 2018: participant in Artistic Doctorates in Europe, Stockholm

April – October 2018: Choreographic provocateur on Bridget Fiske’s The Body of Us

May 2018 – July 2019: enter & inhabit taking part in Sensing the City

31 May 2018: AWOL open studios evening 6-10pm, dance/light experiments with Cath Cullinane

June 2018: participant in Artistic Doctorates in Europe, University of Chichester

September 2018: showing perch at dusk each evening at AWOL Studios, Manchester (view flyer)

29 October – 2 November: teaching morning class at Independent Dance, London

5 December 2018: Guest artist on AHRC funded ‘Embodied Research’ seminar for PhD students at Keele University, hosted by Anna Macdonald

10 – 19 December 2018: teaching experiential anatomy and Authentic Movement practice on the Laban/Barteneiff Somatic Studies International (Janet Kaylo director)

2017

January 2017: flockOmania 4 at the Cass Gallery, London

May 2017: flockOmania at Culture, Costume and Dress Conference, Birmingham City University

May 2017: Dialogues with Dancers (Resonance FM), in conversation with Mary Prestige

May 2017 Erasmus teaching exchange between Manchester Metropolitan University and Turku Academy of the Arts (with Anna Macdonald)

June 2017: Presenting doctoral research at Artistic Doctorates in Europe, Research Pavillion, Venice

June – December 2017: Guest editor (with Natalie Garrett Brown and Fiona Bannon) Journal of Dance and Somatic Practices 10.1 ‘Pedagogy and Process’

July 2017: a sunday school at Manchester Dance Consoritum’s Choreolab

July 2017: Makers’ Lab at Clarence Mews, London

8 September 2017: Independent Dance Parlour Conversation ‘Artists curating: creating space’ (with Sara Spies)

September – November 2017: Guest curator (with Sara Spies) for Independent Dance Autumn season

September 2017 – May 2018: Assistant on Integrative Bodywork and Movement Therapy programme

4 October 2017: Legroom & Psykick Dancehall evening of performance, Manchester

2016

January 2016: Editorial assistant Journal of Dance and Somatic Practices 7.2 ‘Authentic Movement: A field of practices’ (Editor Jane Bacon)

March 2016: Accumulations Gathering: A participatory event, Whitworth Art Gallery, Manchester

March 2016: across the winter – a new work made in collaboration with Year 3 dance students at Manchester Metropolitan University

March 2016: Beyond Jewellery: Performing the Body, Birmingham City University

May 2016: flockOmania 3, Music Tech Fest, Berlin, Germany

August 2016: a shrine to women’s work , AWOL studios / Hope Mill, Manchester

August 2016: Precarious Assembly, Whitworth Art Gallery, Manchester

November 2016: AWOL Open Studios – Accumulations present ‘a shrine to women’s work’ and initial research for ‘Hand-me-down-dances’

November 2016: Accumulations at Compass Live Art Festival Leeds, Live Art Bistro

December 2016: flockOmania at InDialogue, Nottingham Contemporary

December 2016: flockOmania ‘Costume in Context’ Symposium, University of Huddersfield

December 2016: perching/verging – a new work made in collaboration with Year 3 Dance students at Manchester Metropolitan University