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Elise Clason

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CV

 Experience

2023

 - Current Casse-Cou Projects performed “Flytende Drømmer” by Wenche Brun in Nov 2023. Made a duet with Lise Kristoffersen for a show in Jan 2024. Drammen, Norway

 - “Å lage eit minne” by Astrid Marie Projects A choreographic project for the performance “Kamuflert”. Oslo, Norway

 - Karma Dance CIC continuation of the choreographic project “Mind the Dance” by Zoobin Surty. Leeds, United Kingdom

 - “The Awakening” by Sharon Watson opening ceremony performed at Headingly Stadium for Leeds 2023. Leeds, United Kingdom

 - Karma Dance CIC choreographic project, “Mind the Dance” with Karma Dance Company, ran by Zoobin Surty. Leeds, United Kingdom 

2022 and earlier

 - “The Day” by Mathieu Geffré Graduation Show “Future Now” in my final year at NSCD. Leeds, United Kingdom

 - Phoenix Dance Theatre “Windrush” by Sharon Watson. Performed on Phoenix Dance Theatre 40th Celebration Gala in Leeds Playhouse. Leeds, United Kingdom

 -  “TRIBE//” by The Tribe Company dancer Kassichana Okene – Jameson. 2nd year Performance “NEW GROUND” at NSCD. Leeds, United Kingdom

 - “Misa Tango” by Birgitte Kaufmann Olsen and Marit Laupstad Solberg. A choir work from Martin Palmeri, performed live in Nidarosdomen with The Norwegian National Choir, Martin Palmeri as conductor and Trøndertun dancers. Trondheim, Norway

 - På Tå Hev “Orbital Body” by Kristian Alm at The National Norwegian Opera & Ballet, performed in the Oslo Opera House (also performed in 2017 and 2018). Oslo, Norway

 

Education & Training

March 2023 

Hofesh Shechter Intensive A week-long intensive with Hofesh Company exploring the fundamental principles of Hofesh´s movement language, as well as learning repertoire of their recent work Double Murder.

Nov 2022

Motionhouse Intensive A week-long intensive with Motionhouse exploring their physicality and way of working as a dance circus company. Trained with Motionhouse regularly from Nov 2022- June 2023.

2019 – 2022

Northern School of Contemporary Dance (NSCD), BA (Hons) in Contemporary Dance, trained (contemporary, ballet, afro, yoga, fitness) Graduated with First Class July 2022. Leeds, United Kingdom

2021 - 2022

Ballroom/Latin Course, Paula Clark School of Dance, Leeds, United Kingdom

2018 – 2019

Trøndertun Folkehøgskole, Foundation year in dance (contemporary, ballet, jazz, hip-hop). Melhus, Norway

2015 – 2018

St. Hallvard Vidregående skole, Vitnemål (A-levels), Dance as main subject (contemporary, ballet, jazz). Lier, Norway

2012 – 2018

Attic Dansesenter, Attic Youth Company, Contemporary, Ballet, Jazz, Musical training. Drammen, Norway

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