Interviews

What better way to gain insight into the contemporary dance scene than hearing experiences and advice first-hand from a range of practitioners within the industry! The below interviewees share the challenges and joys they have faced in navigating their career paths, each with inspiring achievements and driven outlooks.

Michelle Mutuleasa

Dance Scientist | Festival Producer | Dancer & Choreographer

Michelle is a Dancer and Choreographer based in Dagenham, London. She achieved honours in BA Dance before studying an MFA in Dance Science at Trinity Laban, researching how biomechanical analysis can be used as a choreographic tool to immerse audience emotive…

Georgia Heaselgrave

Writer | Singer | Blogger & Content Creator

Georgia Heaselgrave is a Theatre and Performance graduate originally from the West Midlands. With a passion for storytelling, she is a budding writer and director interested in musical theatre and naturalistic plays holding socio-political… 

Gabija Čepelytė

Freelance Dance Artist | Executive Assistant | Producer

Gabija is a professional hip-hop and contemporary dancer based in London and enjoys collaborating with practitioners from various art sectors. Originally from Lithuania, she has acquired experience in choreography, movement analysis…

Jonathan Lui

Masters Student | Dancer & Choreographer | Waacking Enthusiast

Jonathan (Jon) Lui is currently at the University of Roehampton studying towards an MFA in Dance and Embodied Practice after completing his undergraduate degree in 2019. Originally from Singapore, Jon undertook duties…

Leah Fox

Photographer | Projects Assistant | Dance Administrator

Leah Fox grew up in South London training in gymnastics from a young age. Pursing a career in dance, Leah graduated from the University of Surrey with first-class honors and the faculty’s award for best exploration of Dance Analysis…

Emma Tuck

Teacher & Choreographer | World Tap Champion | Workshop Curator

Emma Tuck trained at Performers College graduating with a Diploma in Musical Theatre and ISTD Tap DDI teaching qualification in 2018. Alongside Performers College Emma also trained with Tap Attack’s Company in which time she…

Felipe Pacheco

Practitioner | Performance Artist | Curator

Felipe Pacheco is a Brazilian-English actor and movement practitioner based in London, skilled in stage combat and physical theatre. Felipe’s performance education started in America when he studied Dance and Theatre at the Columbia College Chicago, after which he completed… 

Sasha Morgan

Yoga, Pilates & Barre Instructor | Business FounderMindfulness Advocate

Sasha is a Yoga, Pilates and Barre Instructor based in South West London. Two years ago she graduated from The Urdang Academy with BA (Hons) Dance and Musical Theatre. Sasha’s performing credits include dancing alongside Dua Lipa…