A week or two ago I was asked by our Napier Dance Marketing Officer, Nelli, if I would meet her in the Meadows at 8am for a wee dancey photoshoot. In Scotland, in November, this may seem a little crazy … Continue reading Dancing on the frost | This Girl Can
The most exciting thing about the first semester of uni is the biggest Team Napier night of the year, as run by Napier Dance. It is always so much fun and really is such a great fundraiser for us all. … Continue reading Napier Dance Strictly Come Dancing fundraiser!
So the other day I decided to choreograph a dance to a funky wee tune by the lovely dodie. I knew I wanted to dance to this the second that I’d heard it on the new EP and finally the … Continue reading So this happened…
In the past I have mentioned this lil thing that I love called Rock Challenge and I have already written a post about what I did as a RC performer but this one is all about volunteering for the organisation. I am … Continue reading Become a Rock Challenge Ambassador!
I’ve been thinking about this topic a lot lately, and what started as a wee twitter rant kept playing in my mind and I realised that I’ve got something to say! I know that I am young and there’s so … Continue reading The trouble with subjective competition
The reason why modern ballet is great because it incorporates all different styles of dance – it allows for more compelling choreography that can hint towards comedy and makes for a more accessible show for a ballet novice, which is … Continue reading Matthew Bourne’s The Red Shoes (New Adventures) | Ballet Review ★★★★★
I had a lot of fun choreographing this wee piece, I was really inspired by the drama of it all! (Please forgive the wee wobble in the middle!) Continue reading Watch: Napier Dance Annual Showcase 2017 | Solo
Recently I had a discussion with one of my university business lecturers about how he can appreciate dancing but what most impresses him is how the choreographer can actually come up with the moves in the first place. He said … Continue reading Choreography: the magical process
We’re nearing the end of the academic year which almost means the end of dance! We recently had the Team Napier Societies & Sports Awards Ball which had me thinking back over the past year of dance and all the … Continue reading Dancin’ through life at uni | Love you Napier Dance x
On Sunday we held our 4th annual Strictly Come Dancing fundraiser in aid of the Edinburgh Napier Dance Squad. The idea is based around the fantastic TV show Strictly, otherwise known as Dancing with the Stars in other countries. I … Continue reading Napier Dance presents Strictly Come Dancing!