Submitted by Sorcha on Mon, 2018-03-12 17:00

Alumni news: Ihsaan De Banya Dancer of the Month in Dancing Times

Dancing Times Dancer of the Month 

Ihsaan De Banya is a member of Richard Alston Dance Company, which he joined in 2013, as an apprentice. Ihsaan has toured extensively around the UK and abroad with the Company and has also had chance to choreograph. He has presented work at Resolution and The Place commissioned him to make a piece for the 'Alston At Home' season and more recently he co-choreographed ‘What happens in Silence’ with Laura Gibson from Two Thirds Sky company for a four-month project for 20 young people from Bedfordshire and Northamptonshire.

He is also teaching dance to the next generation of dancers through The Place’s Centre for Advanced Training (CAT) and with Shuffle, The Place’s junior dance company.