October 10, 2017

 In the past month of August, I had the pleasure of teaching two different movement workshops at Festiwal Zielone Kręgi (Green Circles Festival translated) in Kożyczkowo, north of Poland.

The first workshop focused on body and group awareness and included individual, grou...

April 20, 2017

Question I make: How does movement influence spaces that resist heteronormative values?

According to Cynthia Novak, "the body and movement are social realities interacting with and interpreting other aspects of the culture" (1988, pp.103).

From the beginning of our lives, we immerse ourselves...

January 8, 2017

Rudolf Laban's movement choirs and its relationship to the German society in the 20th century.

Rudolf Laban (1879-1958) was born in Austro-Hungary and travelled with his family to different countries spending most of his life in Germany. Laban decided to quit his military training and, inste...

August 7, 2016

As part of Youth Takeover Festival at Rich Mix, London, I led and produced a 2 days cross arts residency, MixLabs. (UN) is a dance solo that was performed at MixLabs showcase event in August 2016.

(UN) portrays an individual's journey, where one searches for its identity. A journey in which...

May 15, 2016

(UN)ONES started to emerge from my inner will to fight conformity, to break through. 

 

I knew I wanted a large group: 12 dancers so the sense of the society’ patterns could be emphasised. I also made sure I had an equal number: 6 female and male performers - gender equality. I looked for dif...

May 3, 2016

Last week I got to see an exhibition by Erwin Wurm in Berlin at the Berlinische Gallery, Museum of Modern Art. 

The exhibition was composed by different works and the one I found more interesting was the One Minute Sculptures.

This work invited the public to create a sculpture with their...

April 18, 2016

The twin-title “Golden Hours” or “As You Like It” portrays a theatre play in dance. A meeting of a comedy by Shakespeare – one about an ideal world of the Forest of Arden into which lovers ran away from a corrupt court – and the 1975 album “Another Green World” by the musician Brian Eno. Ri...

February 24, 2016

The group audio walk, Walking Stories by Charlotte Spencer is more than what it seems to be.
This piece is about movement, the language of the bodies in space and the choreographed activity to the music outdoors and in green public locations. The participants are also performers and th...

November 27, 2015

As part of Next Choreography programme we've worked on scores of instructions in order to see the outcomes through our bodies in space. These instructions could be anything, for instance, a piece of text, an image, a sound, etc. I decided to write a few sentences.

 

I wanted the participants...

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