Development Commissions -Works in Progress platform

The four projects supported through the Development Commissions in partnership with Theatr Iolo and Nofit State Circus and mentored by Wendy Houstoun, presented 15 minutes each of their work in progress to a sold out audiences in Newport. The diverse programme offered a chance to see fresh ideas and an eclectic mix of dance style ranging from Street dance to aerial dance and Welsh clogging to acro-balancing.

Two of the works will continue to be developed within the programme and include Cai H&S and Up & Over It (1st & 2nd on the video). These works will be previewed as full-length productions in the Autumn. Tour schedule to be announced shortly. Thank you to all the artists for their fantastic contribution including Sage Bachler Cushman, Hugo Oliveria of Cai H&S; Suzanne Cleary and Peter Harding of Up & Over It; Liara Barussi, Sharifa Tonkmor, Kate Morris, Jodelle Douglas of Jukebox Collective; Paul Evans, Alice Ellerby, Hannah O’Leary, Nikki Runner, Jean-Daniel Brousse of The Flying Diplodocus.

Special thanks to Wales Dance Platform for hosting us within the platform.