Anna Papatheodorou

Anna Papatheodorou

Dance Artist

  • Location: North West, UK
  • Freelancer: Available

Anna is a dance artist situated in the northwest of England.
She wants to perform and create work with other artists and make the most of what inspires her the most, dance.
Anna grew up in Greece and before moving to the UK for University, performed as part of multiple groups and took part in dance competitions. These performances were in multiple styles including ballet, contemporary and street.
She has strong technical training in ballet, specifically in the syllabus of RAD and also performs and trains in contemporary dance and has done for the majority of her life. Anna is also confident in dance improvisation and partner work.

She has had multiple performance opportunities, two of these being, working with and performing for two choreographers (Bridget Fiske, Jamaal Burkmar) in a company setting. She was also given the opportunity to be part of a music video for a local singer/performer Charlie Cooper - That man ( https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6ik7_rDd1lc ). Anna loves to create work with other artists and has recently created a performance working alongside a musician.
Throughout the years she has trained in dance and studied at University she has had numerous teaching opportunities and finds working with other people very rewarding.

 

Link to performance video

https://www.dropbox.com/s/4xpv02h5ulmuiu5/MOV037.3gp?dl=0

Work History

Dance for adults with special needs - Tracing Steps

Jan 2015 - Jun 2015

Drama Teaching Assistant - Rainbow English Language Camp, Anatolia College.

Jun 2014 - Jul 2014

Dance Teaching Assistant - Rainbow English Language Camp, Anatolia College

Jun 2008 - Jul 2008

Education

Dance - BA (HONS) DANCE - University of Salford

Sep 2014 - May 2016

Dance - HNC Dance - University of Sunderland

Sep 2012 - Jun 2013

Modern Greek, Mathematics, Physics, Biology - College/Lyceum Leaving Certificate - Technical Lyceum, 10th EPA.L, Euklidis, Thessaloniki, Greece

Sep 2010 - Jul 2012

Pre-school education, Methodology of Pre-school education, Music- Music and Movement, Child Psychology, Arts and Crafts and Theatre games, Pre-school Literature, Educational environment organisation, Anatomy and Physiology - Assistant Nursery Nurse - Technical Lyceum, 10th EPA.L, Euklidis, Thessaloniki, Greece

Sep 2010 - Jul 2012

Examination for the certificate of Proficiency in English - English Language - University of Michigan

Sep 2010 - May 2011

Skills

  • Choreography
  • Classical Ballet
  • Contemporary Dance
  • Dance Theatre
  • Dancer
  • Jazz Dance

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