I have immensely enjoyed working with the following people and I’m always looking for more exciting collaborations/partnerships.
LPM Dance is an artists led organisation based in Lancashire. The company was founded by George Adams and Helen Gould through a joint ambition to create new dance initiatives for diverse audiences in a wide variety of settings. Helen and George strive to place the art, the artist and the audience at the heart of their work. Both enjoy being responsive to new opportunities, enabling them to enrich and further the understanding of their work in a broad range of contexts
Helen Gould – LPM Dance
Helen has worked with me for over a decade as a translator, collaborator, and project manager. She has enjoyed supporting the ambitious and widely varied artistic projects I have initiated. For the last 10 years, Helen has co-directed LPM Dance with George Adams. The company has collaborated with me on a number of its high-profile projects including IF Fest and Let’s Move. George has worked with me as a choreographic mentor for the Migratory piece in 2018.
George Adams – LPM Dance
George is a dance artist, choreographer, facilitator, pilates and yoga teacher.George was born in Glasgow and went on to study at the Rambert School of Ballet and Contemporary Dance.After graduating he went on to work as a performer and choreographer for a number of dance companies and choreographers both internationally and in the UK including: Nigel Charnock and dancers, Ludus Dance, Motionhouse, National Dance Company of Wales and Flexer and Sandiland to name but a few.
Jus Kidz offers inclusive clubs for children and young people with disabilities and their siblings from the Knowsley area. They are available when they need them most, evenings and weekends. The clubs offer a safe environment for indoor and outdoor play and a range of different activities.
Merseyside Dance Initiative
Merseyside Dance Initiative is one of the UK’s leading strategic dance agencies, whose mission is “inspiring people through dance”. From there Liverpool base they work with partners to create a healthy and vibrant infrastructure for dance.
PANDA – the performing arts network, was created in 2004. They are a membership organisation to proactively support venues, companies and individuals in the performing arts sector across the North. They do this by facilitating networks, providing training and consultancy, offering professional advice and guidance, and creating connections.
I’m a member of People Dancing. The professional organisation for anyone involved in creating opportunities for people to experience and participate in dance.
Springfield school was for children and young children with physical and learning disabilities.
DaDaFest is an innovative disability arts organisation based in Liverpool. It delivers the Festival and other arts events to promote high quality disability & deaf arts from unique cultural perspectives. It also produces opportunities for disabled and d/Deaf people to access the arts, including training and a young people’s programme.
Clwyd Theatr Cymru is Wales’ major drama producing operation, originally built as a Regional Arts Centre. It is the home of a highly acclaimed producing company. It also presents much of its work on tour throughout Wales and the rest of the UK. The company produces mainly in English, but also in Welsh. There is a fully integrated Theatre for Young People department. It uses the same performers, technicians and creative staff to achieve the same high production values as the mainstream product. The theatre also hosts a variety of touring drama, dance, music and a community Festival in the Summer. There are around 900 public performances per year. Clwyd Theatr Cymru is supported by the Arts Council of Wales and Flintshire County Council.