Falling About research lab. December 14/15th 2013. Participants include:


 David Williams              Dramaturg with Lone Twin. Royal Holloway University of London

benjamin pohlig           Independent Dance artist

Jean Paul Zaccarini   Circus artist

Frances Holliss            Architect & academic.  Workhome Project, London Metropolitan University

Amy Sharrocks            Live artist, sculptor and filmmaker.

Simon Limbrick          Composer, sound artist.

Kuldi Singh Barmi     Performer, choreographer, senior lecturer at Falmouth University

Alan Frank                      Printer, Philosopher, Cattle Stockman, Master Carpenter, Senior Lecturer, Designer, Artist, Sculptor, Photographer, Writer, Dancer, Cricketer, OAP.

Stefanie Sachsenmaier Tai Chi practitioner, Lecturer in Performing Arts,
Middlesex University

Peta Lily                     Performer, theatre maker and independent workshop leader who has developed a body of practical research with her own approach to Dark Clown.

Peri Macintosh          Psychotherapist, composer, performer and martial artist

Susan Sentler            Dance Artist, Senior Lecturer of Dance at Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance

Veronica Mauro         Performer and demonstrator for Susan Sentler

Heather Pennington  Performer, academic, and practitioner of kinbaku, the Japanese art of rope bondage.

Tatiana Gordeva        Dance artist from St. Petersburg. Manager for the MA degree programme for dance artists at the Vaganova Ballet Academy

Eimir McGrath           Psychotherapist and Play therapist. Psychology and early child development. Dance teacher.

Amaara Raheem        Writer and theatre maker

Erica Stanton            Principal Lecturer in Dance, University of Roehampton

Luke Pell                    Performance Maker – Curator – Facilitator

Joe Kelleher               Head of Theatre, Drama & Performance at University of Roehampton

Tania Batzoglou       Theatre performer, drama therapist

Johannes Hoff            Professor of Systematic Theology at HeythropCollege in the University of London.

Eliana Corbari            Dr. of Theology and Religion at University of Bristol

David Slater                  Director Entelechy Arts

Katya Nykvist             Dancer, senior lecturer at University of Roehampton

Vicki Amedume         Artistic Director UPSWING
Lalitarāja                       Senior  Lecturer Dance Department, Roehampton University
Noyale Colin                Performer, Choreographer, Lecturer in Dance at University Campus Suffolk.
Rachel Gomme        Artist, performance maker, researcher
Revital Snir                 Actress, movement director
Paola Napolitano   Contemporary dancer
Franziska Scherner  Performing Artist, Body Sculpting Movement Teacher, Choreographer 

Rachel Shipp              Production Manager

December 14th 6.30pm – 8.30 pm at Siobhan Davies Studios, London

Round Table Discussion with writers for Performance Research 18.4 On Falling

The panel of writers will discuss their different experiences of writing on the theme of falling for Performance Research:

Catherine James Lecturer in Modern & Contemporary Art, Christie’s Education.

Hari Marini  Teaching Associate at Queen Mary, University of London.

Charlie Fox  Artistic Director: Counterproductions

 Mark Harvey live artist. Senior Lecturer in Dance Studies at The University of Auckland, Aotearoa/New Zealand.

Chloe Johnston Assistant Professor of Theater  at Lake Forest College, Chicago

 Amy Sharrocks  Live artist, sculptor and filmmaker.

 Wendy Hubbard, director and dramaturg. Currently a PhD candidate in the Drama Department at Queen Mary, University of London.

Swen Steinhauser director, performer, dramaturg and lecturer of contemporary performance, currently writing a PHD thesis in Cultural Studies at the University of Leeds.

 Francisco Lobo Teaching Assistant in the MFA Art Writing, Goldsmiths College, Currently PhD Art Student, Goldsmiths College

 Emilyn Claid  Professor of Choreographic Practices  University of Roehampton. Gestalt psychotherapist.

Ric Allsopp Head of Dance & Choreography Falmouth University. Editor Performance Research

Performance Resarch 18.4 is available at And will be available for sale at the event.

 Practitioners/artists/Post graduates

Bettina Neuhaus        MA Creative practice Indepedent Dance/Laban Trinity. Choreographer, dancer, teacher.

Silvia Battista            PhD research at Royal Holloway. Visual & Performing Artist.

Robert Vestry.            PhD research at Royal Holloway in interdisciplinary improvisation. Lecturer in Performing Arts Middlesex

Ariadne Mikou           PhD research University of Roehampton

Charlotte Nichol        PhD research Middlesex, Dance & Screen. Dance Lecturer Buckingham New University

Maxine Badger          MA Creative Practice Trinity Laban

Miku Tsuchiya           MA Creative Practice Trinity Laban

Ella Hurman               MA Creative Practice Trinity Laban

Fiona Tolland             MRes University of Roehampton,  dance teacher

Emilia Robinson        MA in Contemporary Performance Practices at Royal Holloway

Susan Kempster        MA Contemporary Performance at  Royal Holloway. Performer, choreographer, naturopath

Heather Stewart        MA   in Advanced Dance Studies London School of Contemporary Dance

Clementine Telesfort BA dance Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance

Harriet Macauley     MA Choreography University of Roehampton.

Zoya Sardashti         Performer, theatre maker, MA Performance & Creative Research, University of Roehampton

The archiving group for Falling About:

Simon Ellis                    Archive Manager

Stacie Bennett             Videographer

Hamish Macpherson Drawing

Eulanda Shead            Photography

Alice Underwood       Video

Terrynan Davies         Video

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