News: Bonnie Bird Choreography Awards 2010

Friday 15 October 2010

The Bonnie Bird Choreography Awards for 2010 were presented on Monday 11 October by choreographer Rosemary Butcher. Cindy Claes, Bethanie Harrison and Anusha Subramanyam each received a UK New Choreography Award of £1,500 to help the winners to pursue their choreographic ambitions.

The recipients of the Marion North Mentoring Scheme are Josephine Lott and Vangelis Legakis. This scheme provides further guidance and additional support from established choreographers and dance industry professionals. Josephine will be mentored by Yael Flexer and Nic Sandiland, while Vangelis will be mentored by Gill Clarke.

Lucy Guerin received the 2009/2010 biennial International Award, which provides a commission for a choreographer to work with graduate dancers from Transitions Dance Company, based at Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance.

More on the Bonnie Bird Choreography Fund Awards.

Photos from top: Ricky Napier (BBCF Chair) with Cindy Claes, with Lucy Guerin & Rosemary Butcher, with Vangelis Legakis.
By Tony Nandi.

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