Training 

Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance   |   B.A Contemporary Dance   |    2013-2016 

Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance   |   M.A Dance Performance.  |   2016-2017

PROFESSIONAL WORK

2021

You Chose What? - Jones the Dance - continued R&D of new work (dancer/performer).

Dawns y Chwedlau - creator and presenter of a series of online workshops; an educational package for schools in Carmarthenshire, Wales.

 

Qwerin - Director and Choreographer of my own new outdoor work. Presented and performed at 9 different venues and festivals in Wales this summer.

 

I Dddannedd y Gwynt - Laura Wilson. New art film commissioned by the Landmark Trust (performer).

Portrait and Landscape - Vertical Dance Kate Lawrence - accessibility writer and translator (English-Welsh) of alternative text for online series of Vertical Dance events.

Ein Hanes Ni - Krystal Lowe. A sharing of practice between Welsh and Bermudian artists, focusing on developing and expanding practice.

Plethu / Weave - NDCWales. Commission to create a short dance film in collaboration with poet Iestyn Tyne as part of Wales in Germany 2021 funded by the Welsh Government (performer/choreographer/editor).

2020

Eliffant Tregaron R&D - co-creator and movement director of a new dance-theatre work for children in partnernship with The National Eisteddfod of Wales.

Gwyn Emberton Dance - continued R&D for brand new company work - dancer.

The Stamp Magazine - 24:24 challenge. Respond creatively to an artistic work in 1 hour - dancer and maker.

'Ffiniau' - continued R&D of new work with Elan Elidyr, Hanna Hughes and Lewys Wyn.

Penguins - performer in a children’s dance-theatre production directed by Paul McEneaney and choreographed by Carlos Pons Guerra - USA tour (February - April).

Fearghus O'Conchuir at National Dance Company of Wales - R&D for future work, working with visual artist, Rob Eagle.

2019

Penguins - IPAY performance in Philadelphia (January), Birmingham and Belfast performances (December).

Gwyn Emberton Dance - R&D for future work - dancer.

Cosmos Within Us by Satore Tech - a sensory facilitator / dancer for multi-sensory AR experience.

Palmant / Pridd (Pavement Pasture) - performances of my solo at The National Eisteddfod of Wales (August) and Opening Doors Festival (March).

NDCWales's 'Laboratori' led by Lea Anderson.

'Chwyldro Diwylliannol' - co-choreographer and performer for dance film aired on S4C's popular online platform HANSH.

Ffiniau - R&D and sharing of a new work - supported by Cwmni'r Fran Wen.

2018

Wellcome Collection – Changing Faces - Improvised, event-based performance under the direction of Sarah Matthews.

Lizzi Kew Ross & Co. – Midnight Closedown, Chance of Rain - R&D in celebration of the 150th anniversary of the Cutty Sark.

Arad Goch Theatre Company - creation and performance of my solo, Palmant/Pridd.

US Embassy- Semi-improvised, event-based performance under the direction of Sarah Matthews.

Penguins - English and Irish tour - performer.

 Other Skills and interests 

Music:

Costume and design:

Other Dance:

Languages:

Other:

singing (grade 8 ABRSM), piano (grade 7 ABRSM), play the flute to a reasonable proficiency.

basic sewing and garment construction skills.

traditional Welsh clog and folk dancing.

fluent in both Welsh and English.

I hold a full clean UK driver's license.

Photography: Chris Nash