Projects & Collaborations

Iron in the Soul – Big Dance 2012
Flamenco Express took part in Big Dance 2012 with ‘Iron in the Soul‘ – Science Art and The Universe – An experiment on stage. The evolution of rhythm from chaos to order and back again, as choreographed by The Cosmos July 2012 & April 2013. This was a project involving company members and a chorus comprising a broad cross-section of dancers from the community.

Royal Shakespeare Company
Dance and music workshops for 2011 production of the ‘lost play’ Cardenio directed by Gregory Doran.

In The Flesh’ with the Hellenic National Dance Company
The Athens Megaron Theatre. Choreography by Athina Valha

Henri Aguike Dance Company
Experimental dance workshop Feb 2009

Royal Shakespeare Company
Dance and music workshops for 2008 production of Loves Labours Lost directed by Gregory Doran.

Spaces in Between 2007 – Royal Festival Hall Reopening celebrations
A site specific performance as part of the re-opening of the Royal Festival Hall after refurbishment in 2007. In collaboration with Candoco Dance Company and Newham Sixth Form College. Athina Valha directed 180 dancers and students in public spaces throughout the South Bank Centre site.

Royal Shakespeare Company
Dance and music workshops for 2006 Theatre of the Golden Age season.

Transitions Dance @ Laban 2006
Movement session with members of the company and choreographer Athina Vahla.

Royal Shakespeare Company
2004 Dance and music workshops for Dog in the Manger directed by Laurence Boswell.

Granada TV 2001
Dance workshop for drama The Glass. Flamenco guitar recording for sound track.

Channel 4’s arty short per4mance 2000
Flamenco guitar, cante and percussion contribution to score. Filming of Solea choreographed and performed by Joaquina.

Cirque du Solait 2000
Recording session for sound track.

Classical Productions 2000
Movement workshops for Carmen at Earls Court.

Shared Experience Theatre Co. 1998
Rhythm and music workshop with cast for House of Bernada Alba at The Young Vic. Flamenco guitar and cante recording sessions for Peter Salems original score.

Half Baked Venus Theatre Co 1998
Dance and music workshops for production of Picassos play Desire Caught by the Tail at Upstairs at The Landour.

Channel 4 film Alive and Kicking 1996
Flamenco guitar recording sessions for Peter Salem’s original score.

Italia Conti MA Students 1996
Dance and music workshops for musical Days of Hope by Howard Goodall.