Outreach

 
Assistant to Director Royston Maldoom from 1989-1995 for The Place Youth Dance Projects (London) plus touring in Europe. Sacre Du Printemps (Berlin)
Carmina Burana (Berlin, Duisburg Portsmouth)
Faure’s Requiem (Berlin, Duisburg, Portsmouth)
Faure’s Requiem (Glasgow and Leipzig)
Verdi’s Requiem (Lithuania)
Co-choreographed with Royston Maldoom Verdi’s Requiem (Lithuania)

Education Work 1999/2003
The Yehudi Menuhin School
The International Yehudi Menuhin Foundation(IYMF)
Ballettstudiotheater der Stadt Duisburg
Aberdeen International Youth Festival
Summer School Ballettstudiotheater der Stadt Duisburg
Legatt School of Ballet,
Northern Ballet School
Northern Contemporary Dance School
Scottish Ballet’s community project teaching the over 65’s,
Northern Ballet Theatre Junior Associates
Central School of Ballet
Palucca School Dresden

Education Work 2004
Castlemilk High School Football Samba Project, outreach programme with 12 to 14 year old boys with performances at the Tramway Theatre. Lecture Demonstrations at Stewart Melville Private School Edinburgh, for all pupils aged 5 years. Head of Dance: Jane Duffy Palucca School Dresden,

Education Work 2005
Consultant Dance Artist for Glasgow City Councils new Arts Across the Curriculum for all primary and secondary schools in Scotland. Three year programme implemented by The Scottish Government. Dance Artist in Residence at Calibar School, The Magic Flute by W.A. Mozart for 5 year olds as part of The International Yehudi Menuhin Foundation(IYMF) Stewart Melville Private School Edinburgh, creative dance programme for all pupils from 5 – 18 years old. Head of Dance: Jane Duffy Life-long learning programme for the over 65’s, dance workshops implemented by Edinburgh City Council.

Education Work 2006
Tanzfabric: Easter Course (Berlin) teaching ballet in the community. Barcelona Youth Ballet (Spain) Teaching modern class as well as remounting a choreographic work: Sirens Song. Tanz Fabric (Berlin): Football Samba Project Urban Rejuvenation Programme for the World Cup 2006 working with young boys from Marzahn. Invited present a two-day conference of my education work in schools and the community for the teachers of Tanz Ziet (Berlin) education programme. Songs of the Forest: for Dumfries and Galloway City Council working with young people from the region, as part of their artist in residence programme.

Education Work 2007
Teaching in Secondary Schools full time as part of AAC, the profile this time was using movement and dance to facilitate fast track learning skills in order to reach a higher level of German studies in a short space of time. Working with six primary schools in Glasgow as part of A.A.C creating The Planets by Gustav Holst.

Education Work 2008
Consultant for Dumfries and Galloway City Council leading creative personal development workshops for all primary school teachers in the region. Consultant for Dumfries and Galloway City Council teaching primary and secondary schools core curriculum subjects, maths, sciences, languages, poetry and writing skills as part of the AAC. Launch of the Langholm Youth Dance Project (LYDP) with workshops, coaching and performances in Langholm. Movement director for Sparr: Large scale community project in Govan to celebrate the history of the shipbuilding on the river Clyde produced by Fable Vision and Cran Theatre Company. Community project for young male asylum seekers from Iran, Iraq, and Afghanistan in Hamburg (Germany) for The Grune Institute as well as choreographing a new work How Lovely Jeeves!!! music by 17th centaury composer Rameau.

Education Work 2009
Free lance teacher for Jungend Youth Company: Tanziet Berlin. Statts Ballett: Director Vladimir Malakhov (Berlin): Co- Choreographer for the closing ceremony for the 2009 International Light Athletics held at Brandenburg Gate, Berlin. Community dance project for young male asylum seekers from Iran, Iraq and Kurdistan in Vienna, as part of the Dance for Tolerance Programme. Glasgow City Council: programme of workshops for boys for all primary schools in the region of North Glasgow “Chance to Dance Football Samba”. Culture & Sport Glasgow City Council: Movement & Music classes for 16 day care and community centres in Glasgow, working with groups of elders from 65 to 90.

Education Work 2010
Three year (10/11/12) programme for Glasgow Life, in collaboration with The Dance House Glasgow. Workshops and taster sessions for the over 60’s through out Glasgow in preparation for the World Congress for Active Aging taking place in Glasgow in 2012.
Edinburgh International Festival, working in collaboration with Alonzo King Ballet Company {San Francisco} teaching, facilitating and managing the company’s education programme as part of the international festival.
Balance 1 Berlin: Teaching all 1st years over a three month programme the technique of Martha Graham.
Balance 1 Berlin: Choreographed new work for all first years to be shown as part as their 1st year Module assessments
Balance 1 Berlin: Choreographed new work for all 3rd year students for their graduation performances.
Balance 1 Berlin: Taught choreographic studies for all 1st years
Assistant Director and Movement Director for the World premiere of Jerusalem The Song of Deeds, for Scottish Youth Theatre

Education Work 2010/11/12
Three year programme for Glasgow Life in collaboration with The Dance House Glasgow. Workshops and taster sessions for the over 60’s throughout Glasgow in preparation for the World Congress for Active Aging taking place in Glasgow in 2012.