One Dance UK Conference 2017

Speaker at the One Dance UK Choreographers Conference ‘How do you find work and how do you navigate your way through the wilderness?’ Jeanefer Jean-Charles’s talk was focused specifically for freelance choreographers and dance artists and Jeanefer ensured there was an opportunity for the attendees to discuss and reflect on this engaging and highly relevant… Continue reading One Dance UK Conference 2017

Carnival Artist Development – Norwich & Great Yarmouth

Creative Consultant for Artist Development Day In February 2018, Jeanefer Jean-Charles held a creative development day for local artists from Norwich and Great Yarmouth. The embryonic development workshop was essential ahead of the celebration surrounding 250 years of circus in the UK and culminated in a carnival extravaganza in June and July 2018 with events… Continue reading Carnival Artist Development – Norwich & Great Yarmouth

Outdoor Arts UK Conference 2017

Special Guest Speaker Jeanefer Jean-Charles was invited to speak at Out Door Arts UK (formally ISAN) Making Waves: Critical Mass 2017 National Outdoor Arts Conference, a two day event in Milton Keynes.  Her presentation explored the impact of her involvement in Outdoor Arts with a particular focus on the Manchester Day Parade, which Jeanefer has… Continue reading Outdoor Arts UK Conference 2017

Deda – Offsite Artist Development

Creative Consultant Jeanefer Jean-Charles was invited to lead a training session on pitching in 2017, part of OffSite – an Outdoor Arts development programme produced by Déda. Artists gained support in both verbal and written pitching. Other guest speakers were Phil Hargreaves, Creative Producer for Déda and a freelance producer and Graham Callister, Director of Creative Programmes at… Continue reading Deda – Offsite Artist Development

Dance to Health – Aesop

Creative Consultant As Creative Consultant, Jeanefer Jean-Charles facilitated a Dance to Health Review Day with Aesop (Arts Enterprise with a Social Purpose). As the sole representative of the Arts industry, Jeanefer was invited to respond publicly to the ideas proposed in BOP Consulting and Aesop’s first joint paper, ‘Active Ingredients‘. The event took place at… Continue reading Dance to Health – Aesop

Voodoo Rising

Choreographic Consultant for Voodoo Rising Artistic Director Sonya Moorhead and outdoor arts experts Walk the Plank, presented a collaboration with Mr Wilson’s Second Liners – New Orleans meets 90s club classics rave band. Drawing upon a rich tapestry of cultural references, Voodoo Rising is a euphoric fusion of music, movement, fire and pyrotechnics; inspired by the Louisiana Bayou and hedonism of 90’s clubland. As Choreographic… Continue reading Voodoo Rising

Tavaziva

Creative Consultant for Tavaziva Jeanefer Jean-Charles is delighted to be Creative Consultant for Tavaziva, a national touring dance company and National Portfolio Organisation led by Bawren Tavaziva. His choreography is a unique synthesis of Contemporary, African and Ballet. Jeanefer has delivered ongoing consultancy, advising on the strategic planning of Tavaziva’s Learning and Participation Projects, specifically… Continue reading Tavaziva

Dance Enterprise Ideas Summit – East London Dance

Creative Consultant Jeanefer Jean-Charles was appointed Creative Consultant, 2015/2016 and 2016/2017 for the Dance Enterprise Ideas Summit with East London Dance. The Dance Enterprise Ideas Fund was established in 2015 to enable dance creatives to research, test and/or launch new artistic and entrepreneurial ideas. Jeanefer collaborated with Cultural and Creative Consultant Anamaria Wills for the first year of the programme… Continue reading Dance Enterprise Ideas Summit – East London Dance