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Clearing 2019

Dance News

28th May 2019
  DANCE is both transformative, sparks curiosity, and has the capacity to shape lives, says Jo Hodson-Prior, PGCE dance tutor at University of Chichester For many students, she says, it is the reason that they get out of bed and go into school in the morning. Yet, according to a recent BBC survey...
29th April 2019
  mapdance, an established, exciting  company of young, dynamic dancers recruited nationally and internationally and based at the University of Chichester, has announced its spring tour with performances across the south of England, including in Chichester on Thursday 16 May. mapdance performs a...
21st March 2019
  ONE of the dancers of the famed London 2012 Olympic Games opening ceremony has given a masterclass to University of Chichester students. Visionary hip hop artist Kenrick Sandy MBE, who has choreographed for Cheryl, Rita Ora, and Dizzee Rascal, hosted a workshop for postgraduates from the...
18th March 2019
  A UNIVERSITY of Chichester lecturer is to journey to Lebanon next month to encourage dance participation across the Middle Eastern country. Dr Victoria Hunter, a Reader in Site-Dance and Choreography, has been invited to present at the International Dance Day Festival. The event, which will...
8th March 2019
  THE University of Chichester has been championing the role of women in society since it first opened its doors as a training college in 1839. Now, 180-years later, those principles remain a fundamental part of the University and its community - as it bids to develop a new generation of female...
18th January 2019
  GAME OF THRONES star Maisie Williams is visiting the University of Chichester next week to talk about her career in some of the world’s biggest television shows. The award-winning actress, who also had a recurring role in Doctor Who, will be speaking to the University’s Department of Dance on...
10th December 2018
  AN EXPLORATION of the memory of dance – and its relationship with the migration and movement of people across the world – was the subject of an international conference co-chaired by a University of Chichester academic. Reader in Popular Dance Dr Clare Parfitt was joined by researchers and...
8th December 2018
  MOBILITIES, stories, movement, and art were the theme of keynote presented by a University of Chichester lecturer at an international conference. Reader in site-dance and choreography Dr Victoria Hunter, from the department of Dance, was invited to open the ninth symposium of the mobilities...
6th December 2018
UK universities have been at the forefront of the most significant discoveries and pioneering changes of the last century - and the University of Chichester is centre stage of these developments. We’re celebrating the many ways in which Chichester has made a real difference to everyday lives with...
19th November 2018
A DIRECTOR from the University of Chichester whose pioneering dance research explores bodies, screens, and perception through analogue and digital technologies has received an international award for her latest film. Dr Marisa Zanotti, a Reader in Choreography and Digital Technologies, was...

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