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Fat Blokes – Traverse Theatre, Edinburgh

Director: Scottee Choreography: Lea Anderson Reviewer: Dominic Corr There’s something about being fat isn’t there? Puts a target on you we just accept. So many ugly words leap to mind describing this 'epidemic'. All redundant here, chances are one of the Fat Blokes onstage has heard it (or worse). Described as a ‘sort of dance’ what you are about to ...

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Verve 14 – The Lowry, Salford

Artistic Director: Gianluca Vincentini Choreography: Lea Anderson, Gemma Nixon &Jonathan Goddard, Ben Duke, Jamaal Burkmar Reviewer: Peter Jacobs Verve is the postgraduate performance company of the Northern School of Contemporary Dance, based in Leeds. The annual Verve tour gives the pick of the new crop of graduates the opportunity to tour as a professional company, as well as work with ...

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12° North: Triple Bill 2014 – The Lowry, Salford

Choreography: Lea Anderson, Ellen Turner, James Wilton, Beth Bracegirdle Reviewer: Peter Jacobs 12° North is a relatively new venture: the North West Graduate Dance Company, based at Edge Hill University. They go up against some fierce and established competition in the form of EDge (London Contemporary Dance School) and Verve (Northern Contemporary Dance School) and aim to provide a similar ...

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Verve 2012 – The Lowry, Salford

Choreography: Akram Khan, Lea Anderson, James Cousins, Jordan Massarella Reviewer: Peter Jacobs [rating:4.5] Verve is the postgraduate performance company of the Northern School of Contemporary Dance. Each year they audition and pick the best of the year’s graduates and take them out on an extensive tour with a repertoire of (mostly) newly commissioned work by established and emerging choreographers. This ...

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Verve – The Place, London

Reviewer: Lewis Wheeler [rating:3] Verve, the postgraduate performance company of the Northern School of Contemporary Dance, performed a mixed bill, including work by Lea Anderson, Akram Khan and New Adentures Choreograper Award winner James Cousins, to a packed house at The Place. This is a company of technically strong dancers who share a common strength and solidity in their physicality ...

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