A week with Roberta Jean

The final week of second year. A week where my body was heavy with fatigue, a niggly knee and the screaming desire to just run around outside and soak up some vitamin D- to be in the studio was the last thing I wanted to do. However, one week with Roberta Jean renewed my sense [...]

THE STILLNESS PROJECT

If anyone is interested, here's a little bit about my development project, The Stillness Project, and a link to the vimeo clip: https://vimeo.com/131439991 “At the still point of the turning world. Neither flesh nor fleshless; Neither from nor towards; at the still point, there the dance is. But neither arrest nor movement. And do not call [...]

help! my bad knee is dominating my life

There’s nothing more frustrating than a recurring injury. You think you’ve kicked it in the butt and moved on, but it just keeps running back to you. Jumping out again and shouting “Hey, I’m back! Ready for pain? Ready to be unable to plie or jump properly? Ready to spend endless amounts of time wondering [...]

dancers > jobs

My current situation: I am a second year student at Northern School of Contemporary Dance, where I pay £9000 tuition with money I don't own, plus racking up further debts with a maintenance loan each year. I do, like many other people I know, have a part time job in order to support my studies and luckily my [...]

Congratulations

Good morning, and congratulations on accepting your problem. Now that we have undertaken more research we can diagnose your condition as an adrenaline junkie. By opting to pursue a career in dance you have only intensified the addiction, but don't worry we are here to help... I feel like this is what everyone should receive when [...]