News: JADE Fellowship

Friday 25 November 2005

The Paul Hamlyn Foundation has established a Fellowship in memory of Jane Attenborough, the Foundation’s Art Manager who died in the Asian tsunami disaster of December 2004. Jane was a Founding Director of Dance UK and in her working life made a distinctive contribution to dance and the arts as a whole.

The first Jane Attenborough Dance in Education (JADE) Fellowship has been awarded to Simon Cooper, a dancer with Rambert Dance Company. The £50,000 award will enable the company to provide Simon with intensive support over two years to help him make the transition from Company dancer into education and community work.

Links

www.rambert.org.uk

www.phf.org.uk

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