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In the Studio with Alexander Whitley

Laura Dajao, Andrew Graham and Hearns Sebuado in the Candoco studio
Laura Dajao was a member of Cando2 and performed with Candoco at the closing ceremony of the Paralympics in 2012. She now works as an independent artist/choreographer and recently joined us in the studio for a research week with choreographer …
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Let’s Talk About Dance

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Leo Burtin is currently working with Live at LICA as their Creative Producer and is also the Director and Creative Producer for Leap. In 2012 he produced Dance Cuts for Live at LICA, where Candoco performed their anniversary triple bill Turning 20. He reflects …
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A Live Conversation about Playing Another

A Live Conversation about Playing Another
On 21st October, Artistic Co-Director Pedro Machado spoke with Sarah Tutt from Dance4 and Candoco Local Hero Emma Hope Newitt about our new double bill Playing Another. The conversation was conducted over G-Hangout and broadcast live on Youtube.
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Audience Acclaim for Playing Another

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On 2nd October we premiered our new double bill Playing Another at artsdepot. Our Local Heroes were on hand to live tweet during the performance and we received fantastic feedback from our audience.
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Candoco Artist begins work on a new solo piece

A big hello to all! Since dancing for the company and becoming a Candoco Artist, I have taken steps toward commissioning a new body of work. Earlier this year, I spent time in Sweden working with Skånes Dansteater and was …
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Perform with Candoco in 2015

Candoco Dance Company is looking for a diverse group of 13 individuals with a passion for performance, regardless of previous experience, to work and perform alongside Candoco’s 7 company dancers. The piece, Jérôme Bel’s The Show Must Go On, will tour to …
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Teacher Training Intensive October 2014

Following the success of Candoco’s Teacher Training Intensives in 2011, 2012 and 2013, we will be running another three day workshop, 25-27 October, for disabled and non-disabled teachers and practitioners keen to explore the principles of inclusive practice in relation to their own …
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So Long… but not Goodbye!

Helen Jones was Candoco’s Placement Student from September 2013 – May 2014. She continued to work with the company as a Marketing and Learning Intern from May until September 2014. Unfortunately, the time has come for her to go back to university …
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