Wayne Parsons Dance

Wayne Parsons Dance Choreographer/teacher

Wayne Parsons is a director, choreographer and movement director with over 15 years of experience working in the dance and theatre industries.

Wayne graduated from London Contemporary Dance School before embarking on a performance career that spanned 13 years working for some of the worlds leading dance companies and choreographers.

Throughout his performance career Wayne sought every opportunity to create, beginning is choreographic experience at National Dance Company of Wales creating on the company and touring his works across Wales. Since establishing Wayne Parsons Dance he has been awarded the Enterprise Ideas Fund from East London Dance, the Lisa Ullman Travelling Scholarship Fund and been a finalist at the Copenhagen International Choreography Competition.

Works include A Vestige that was a commission for Wilton’s Strike! Dance Festival and was premiered at Wilton’s Music Hall in London, the duet Meeting, which was premiered at The Place Theatre, London as a part of Resolution! 2013 and was a finalist at the 6th Copenhagen International Choreography Competition. In 2008, Wayne created and danced the solo Visiting Then for NDCWales. Preceding this commission, he choreographed Publicly Private Me and Chrysalis, which were toured by NDCWales in 2007 and 2006, respectively. Wayne has also made works for London Studio Centre, Intoto Dance Company, London Contemporary Dance School, Arts Active Cardiff and Monmouthshire Youth Dance Company amongst others.

Wayne’s long-term engagements as a performer include five years of domestic and international touring with National Dance Company of Wales (NDCWales), three years with Richard Alston Dance Company and Wayne moved to Australia on an invitation by Artistic Director Rafael Bonachela to join Sydney Dance Company for a year.

Wayne has also worked with Motionhouse, Yorke Dance Project, SmallPetitKlein, Joe Moran Dance, Oguike Dance, Alexander Whitley Dance Company, Mark Bruce Company and Shobana Jeyasingh Dance Company and performed works by the likes of Jacopo Godani, Itzik Galili, Stephen Shropshire and Stephen Petronio amongst others.

Wayne is a teacher on the CAT Ipswich programme. He has also taught and led workshops at Codarts Rotterdam, London Contemporary Dance School, Trinity Laban and London Studio Centre. Wayne also teaches regularly for professional companies and open professional platforms throughout the UK.

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Wayne Parsons Dance

73 Wyedale
London Conley
AL2 1TH

Telephone: 07949 649 049
Email: contact@wayneparsonsdance.com
Website: http://www.wayneparsonsdance.com/

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