My specialism is contemporary dance technique and choreography – Site and Site Specific dance work
Foundation Course in Dance certificate from the Laban Centre
BA Hons ( 2:1) Dance Theatre from the Laban Centre
9 months at The Cunningham Studios, New York
9 months on MFA dance programme, Temple University, Philadelphia
Additional training/courses over 20 years with professionals in the industry eg Nigel Charnock, Sue MacLennan, Yael Flexer, (late) Tanja Liedke etc
I have been a contemporary dancer, choreographer and teacher/facilitator for over 20 years now. I have performed and choreographed for many companies, showing work in USA, Canada, Germany, Poland, Finland, Switzerland as well as around Great Britain.
I presently run Axial Dance, a project based company specializing in outdoor and Sited work.
I run Ad Hoc Dance, the in-house adult community company at The Lowry ( set up by myself in 1993)
I lecture at Salford University in their dance department.
I lecture at MMU in their theatre department ( movement for actors)
I work extensively in theatre (movement for actors).