Akane’s classes are based on the Limón technique and introduce principles of release and breath into the practice. Dynamic combinations, movement themes and technical sequences will give participants the opportunity to develop strength, agility and control as well as movement interpretation.
Akane has an MA in Contemporary Dance from London Contemporary Dance School, a certificate in Drama and Mime from the Mime Centre in Helsinki, and she is also qualified Pilates teacher.
She has been invited by Shiho Kanazawa Ballet Company in Japan to teach and direct performances since 2001. She started a new dance company ‘Dance Theatre Red’ with the composer and musician, Trimmer in 2017, and their first work ‘Into the Wind’ appeared in 2018.
She has just choreographed and directed a major new work ‘Stone Cocoon’ which was premiered in August at the ‘Aich Triennale 2019’ Nagoya.
Duration: 90 mins
Venue: at The Place
This event is part of Pro Class Autumn 2019