BIO

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Photograph by Wayne Fox Photograpy

Helen studied modern dance and jazz with UKA Dance, and trained extensively in commercial dance before moving into her contemporary and choreogaphic practice. She is also a Cuban rhythms and salsa instructor. Helen works across the U.K. and internationally as a performer, teacher and choreographer. 

Helen is resident choreographer for Midlands Actors Theatre, and artistic director of ‘Beyond Words’, a dance-theatre project developing new work in poetry and movement.  Professional affiliations include Def Motion, the Birmingham Royal Ballet, Canela Fina, the DanceXchange, Cloud Dance, and the BBC. Also a poet, Helen has created two dance-poem films. ‘Naked’ by Redstorm Productions, and ‘Rope’ , an experimental short by Paul Stringer

Helen is a qualified  creative practioner with Creative Alliance, and a DDTAL Gradute with Trinity. Helen is currently training with Polestar, Moss Pilates London, as a Pilates instructor.