Just before the exhibition, this brief conversation with Trajal Harrell reveals how his thinking has changed over the years and how his initial perspectives were formed.
Image of Yorke Dance Company and quote from Twyla Tharp.
Why I’ve quoted Ailey on racism in an upbeat photo book for my family
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This is a cop-out because I have no time. It’s Trinity Laban’s Transitions Dance Company. I’m going through some transitions at the moment. My three month mobile phone holiday ended two weeks ago… Continue reading
According to LinkedIn I’ve been teaching photography to City Academy Students for two years now. I’ve loved every minute. To commemorate it I thought I’d post some of the shots I’ve taken to… Continue reading
I’ve just started catching up on work that was delayed by the Sadler’s Wells Flamenco Festival and thought I’d use this post to mark its passing. I blogged for Dance Today through the… Continue reading