Jack Philp

Jack Philp

Choreographer / Teacher

  • Location: London
  • Freelancer: Available

Jack is an ethusiastic dance artist, choreographer, dancer and teacher based in London and the South East of England. As an artist he's interested in making work with collaboration at it's heart, with a particular focus on music, dynamic physicality, academic research and accessibility.

CHOREOGRAPHY

Jack has experience managing independent projects and has had the pleasure of creating work with a number of artists and companies; both professional level and youth. Parallel to his work as a freelance choreographer, Jack also works with his own London based company with whom they are currently involved in a research project with the Cognitive Neuroscience Research Unit at City University, funded through Arts Council England in 2016. He has had work feature in a number of spaces, both tranditional and site specific, including; Shakespeares Globe, The Shaw Theatre, The Rhoda McGaw, Laban Theatre, The Old Royal Naval College, The Lightbox Gallery and the Robin Howard Theatre, The Place. A member of the artist bank at East London Dance, Jack has also worked with artists and companies including Henri Oguike, Scottish Dance Theatre, Rafael Bonachela and Sydney Dance Company.

"...inventive, interesting and refreshingly free from the current zeitgeist of dance movement vocabulary..."
- Mary Clipperton

PERFORMANCE AND TEACHING

As a dancer, Jack has performed in work by artists including Anna Williams, Matthias Sperling, Temujin Gill and Wayne McGegor as well as posessing solid experience as a teacher. He has lead workshops of both a creative and technical nature for companies and colleges including English National Ballet Youth Co, Kingston University, Trinity Laban, Dance Woking and Farnborough College of Technology.

Work History

Lecturer in Dance - Farnborough College of Technology

Sep 2015 - Present

Youth Support Dance Teacher - English National Ballet Youth Co.

Jul 2015 - Present

Artist and Teacher - East London Dance

Jul 2015 - Present

Dance Teacher and Choreographer - Zambesi Dance Company

Jul 2015 - Present

Ballet Teacher - Kingston University

Apr 2015 - Present

Contemporary, Ballet and Choreography Teacher - Castaway Management

Sep 2014 - Present

Artistic Director and Choreographer - Jack Philp Company

Jul 2014 - Present

Education

Contemporary Dance - Bachelor's Degree - Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance

Sep 2012 - Jul 2015

Skills

  • Ballet
  • Choreography
  • Classical Ballet
  • Collaboration
  • Contemporary Dance
  • Creative
  • Dance
  • Dancer
  • Performing
  • Performing Arts
  • Teaching

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