elEMents Choreo Lab
Dance4 are excited to announce the prestigious choreographer for Elements Choreo Lab is Theo Clinkard. Check out his Showreel above!
Theo will work with one selected group from each U.Dance county platform and one from Xzibit at iC4C for a day of exploration with choreographic skills, ideas and practices.
Theo is a Brighton- based choreographer, dancer, teacher and theatre designer. For 20 years he has performed with many of the UK’s most celebrated companies including Siobhan Davies Dance, Random Dance, Matthew Bourne, Bgroup, Rafael Bonachela, New Art Club and The Featherstonehaughs as well as co-directing PROBE for 5 years.
Creating numerous commissioned works including pieces for Verve and S.E.A.D. This year he will create works for Transitions Dance Company and Tanztheater Wuppertal Pina Bausch. He regularly teaches internationally for companies (Pina Bausch, Culberg, DV8, Danish Dansteater, Carte Blanche, Skanes Dansteater, Rambert).
Theo’s latest work as the choreographer and stage designer follows his recent high profile commissions for Tanztheater Wuppertal Pina Bausch and Danza Contemporanea de Cuba, by building upon his body of critically acclaimed, affecting and visually arresting company work with the highly anticipated, full-length production, This Bright Field.
He is a Resident Artist at Greenwich Dance and Associate Artist at Dance4.
Dance4 look forward to welcoming Theo and his colloborators to elEMents!
elEMents Choreo Lab is supported by Origin Young Choreography Fund.