Dance students on exchange programme in Berlin

Sophie and GabzThree second year dance students, Charlotte Brinksman, Gabriella Garroway and Sophie Read have secured Erasmus exchange places to our partner University, Hochschule für Schauspielkunst Ernst Busch in Berlin. They will study for three months in Germany and also spent time at the HZT-Inter University Centre for Dance. The exchange is supported by the Erasmus EU funding that allows students to spent time of their degree at another European University.

Dance video screened at International Videodance Festival in France

BB123_Beach_01Dance lecturer, Heike Salzer, is excited that the dance video Strönd (Beach) created with her company Salts will be screened at the International Video Dance Festival of Burgundy which takes place on the 5th of April in France. The video was one of 19 chosen from 300+ submissions and will be screened alongside exciting work from artists from all over the world.

Second year Dance Students perform at FRESH

Img144941Second year dance students, Jennifer Snow, Jessica Smith and Huey Teng have been invited to perform their dance piece, In-Side-Out at Middlesbrough FRESH performance at the Town Hall.

FRESH is an open forum for sharing and discussing new work. Artists may present work at an early stage of development in an informal studio setting. The event is organised by Hannah Marshall and Rachel Jean Birch, two dance artists based in the North East region. After the showings there is room for discussion which Heike Salzer, Programme Leader Dance at Teesside University will facilitate alongside artist Tim Rubidge. If you would like to get involved, either as an artist, behind the scenes or as an audience member contact: fresh.northeast@hotmail.co.uk

Middlesbrough Town Hall, 15thApril, Performance 6.15-8pm

Doors/Drinks reception 5.45-6.15pm

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