Gwymon (2013)

Gwymon (2013)

Gwymon (seaweed), funded by Arts Council Wales and supported by Galeri, Caernarfon, was performed from the Galeri external balconies over-looking Doc Victoria in August 2013.  This will be reprised for the Galeri theatre space on the 15th February 2014 as part of Casgliad.  The rigging for both projects required different approaches as the ‘anchor points’ and the architecture were quite...
Vertical Dance Workshop (2013)

Vertical Dance Workshop (2013)

In December 2013, the Dance Collective, North Wales, hosted a 3 day intermediate to advanced level aerial dance workshop in North Wales.  Wanda Moretti of II Posto, Venice Italy, an internationally respected vertical dance choreographer and director was flown in to run this very successful and well attended course with dancers from across the UK and Greece attending....
Aviatrix (2012)

Aviatrix (2012)

A vertical dance solo performed on the exterior wall of Venue Cymru, Llandudno in North Wales. One of my easier rigging jobs were I used the roof ‘plant’ to rig from....
Pobl Dre (2012 & 2015)

Pobl Dre (2012 & 2015)

Pobl Dre was a creative collaboration between Kate Lawrence (www.verticaldancekatelawrence.com) and North Wales based artist Luned Rhys Parri for the opening of Luned’s art exhibition Y Maes (town square). This was performed in a public space within the Galeri arts centre in Caernarfon. A backdrop was rigged with several dancers suspended above the heads of the audience in the foyer. Pobl Dre will be reprised at the Galeri arts centre, Caernarfon as part of their 10th Anniversary celebrations on the 10th & 11th April...
Life is a Carnival (2011)

Life is a Carnival (2011)

A commission from The Beat Carnival, Belfast for the brutalist architecture of the rear of the Ulster Museum, as part of the Olympic Legacy project.  The 6 dancers performed work inspired by the museum itself, choreographed and directed by Kate Lawrence.  The challenge for this project was the long distance from the edge of the ‘performance wall’ back to suitable...