21Feb
By: Sara Wookey On: February 21, 2017 In: Dance in Museums, Uncategorized Comments: 0

As part of my TATE Learning Associate 3-month residency I have been connecting with events in the TATE Exchange room that align with my interest in exploring approaches to and critical discourse around dance in the museum. Today I attended an all-day talk where one of the many partners of TATE Exchange, Trinity...

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10Feb
By: Sara Wookey On: February 10, 2017 In: Uncategorized Comments: 0

I very pleased to share that I just finished the second week of a 3-month residency at TATE Modern. As a TATE Learning Research Associate I will be working on my practice and research of dance in the museum from the perspective of the dance artist. As part of my time at TATE...

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02Dec
By: Sara Wookey On: December 02, 2016 In: Uncategorized Comments: 0

Having just wrapped up 10 (short) weeks of teaching the course “Ways of Seeing” (a title possibly inspired by John Berger’s book by the same name) for 100 BA students at Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music & Dance. On our last day I invited them to write a manifesto...

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26Oct
By: Sara Wookey On: October 26, 2016 In: Uncategorized Comments: 0

I recently attended the Contemporary Greek Dance Platform at Megaron in Athens. It was a three-day event with performances running from 9pm-12.30pm each night. The programme varied each day with featured works by young Greek choreographers selected by an international jury. The work I saw on Sunday evening seemed influenced...

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10Jun
By: Sara Wookey On: June 10, 2016 In: Uncategorized Comments: 0

Hi and welcome! I look forward to posting here on current projects and musings on dance. Stay tuned and thanks for checking in! Sara (Image above: Dancers in discussion as part of reDANCE UK a project funded by Arts Council England with additional support from Greenwich Dance Agency and Trinity Laban...

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