Jack Webb creating exciting choreography for BA Dance students

 

Scottish choreographer Jack Webb has spent a week working with the BA Dance students to develop the piece ‘75’. It will be presented as part of Creative Arts week on Thursday 29th May at the Mercuria dance studio, at 15.30 + 17.30

Jwebb75Jack trained at the Scottish School of Contemporary Dance and is one of Scotland’s leading dance artists. He has worked internationally with many with companies and choreographers including Simon Vincenzi, Company Chordelia Dance Theatre/Scottish Opera, Croiglan Integrated Dance (work by Adam Benjamin), David Hughes Dance Scotland (work by Kylie Walters and Tanja Liedtke) Alan Greig Dance Theatre, Via Negativa (Slovenia) Grange Park Opera, Jose Vidal Company, Arthur Pita, Ben Wright, Charles Linehan, Angus Balbernie, Ian Spink, the Curve Foundation Dance Company, (works by Hofesh Scechter, Henri Oguike, Jonathan Watkins and Morgan Runacre Temple), Dance Theatre Luxembourg and Matthew Hawkins amongst others.

Since 2006 he has created a vast body of work which has been presented at various major festivals and platforms including Tramway, Glasgow, Dock11 Berlin, Edinburgh Festival Theatre, Nottdance, Nottingham, New Territories International Festival of Live Art, Ada Studio, Berlin, Hamburger Sprechwerk, Hamburg, Edinburgh Fringe Festival at Dance Base, Dance Live, Aberdeen, March Moves, Aberdeen, the Place, London, Embrace Arts, Leicester, the Traverse, Edinburgh, the Arches, Glasgow, DanceCity, Newcastle amongst many others as well as commissions from the Scottish School of Contemporary Dance, Third Row Dance Company at Roehampton University, London and Dance 4’s Centre for advanced Training students.

Creative Teesside

Creative teesside

We have some exciting upcoming dance student performances in the next week and our ‘Creative Teesside festival’. Come along and see…

22nd – ‘Montage’ (Jenny Snow) 4pm, Mercuria

22nd – Tees Dance Film Fest (Holly Bellamy), big screen in Middlesbrough from 6pm

27th –  ‘The Final 3rd’ (various students) –  7pm at Middlesbrough College

27th-29th – ‘Interarts Festival’ (Charlotte and Gabz) various events see link.

https://www.facebook.com/pages/Interarts-Festival/369784256490137?ref=stream 

29th – End of year performance (work from various students, many created in collaboration with guest choreographers) 3.30pm and 5.30pm Mercuria Studio.

http://www.tees.ac.uk/creativeteesside/