- Thursday 17th March 2016
Supported by DanceXchange
Claire AKA Fizzy, trained at Northern School of Contemporary Dance and the London Contemporary Dance School. She toured with EDge06 touring works by Trisha Brown and Siobhan Davies under the direction of Lauren Potter.
Claire continues to work across the UK and Europe and has previously worked for Opera North, and a number of productions for the Royal Opera House Covent Garden. Her work at the ROH has taken her to Valencia, Luxembourg, Copenhagen and Geneva amongst others. Most recently Claire restaged the ROH’s AIDA in Valencia at the Palau De Les Arts, originally choreographed by Fin Walker. Claire has also worked for ‘Loop’, a site specific company touring work created by Joss Arnott, Yael Flexor and Rashpal Singh Basal. She has also worked for Spring’s Dance Company and with James Wilton for a performance at Sadler’s Wells.
Claire was a university lecturer at Kingston University teaching dance technique as well as anatomy and physiology and in recent years has qualified as a Matwork and Reformer Stott Pilates instructor. She now owns her own business – tinkfit.co.uk
Claire has studied classical ballet, tap, modern, jazz and national dance techniques, at degree level she studied Graham, Cunningham, Release, Feldenkrais and Contact Improvisation. Be prepared to focus on heavily release based movement that explores a range of dynamics and musicality whilst strengthening the body and shifting through the space with a lot of floor work! The content and delivery of her classes is constantly changing as she continues to learn from her experiences as a working dancer.
No need to book, just turn up!