Full list of past projects

in performance

2019

 

DANCING TO THE PAINTINGS
- Dancer - 2019 
Choreographer/Company: Martin Creed
Venue: Kistefos Museum - The Twist
Jevnaker, Norway

 


SISSY BOMB

- Dancer - 2019
Choreographer/Company: Dansstationens Turnékompani & Martin Forsberg

Venues: MDT (Stockholm, Sweden), Ravnedans 2019 (Kristiansand, Norway)


TRACES OF TISSUES

- Dancer - 2019
Choreographer/Company: Betwixt Duo (Charlotte Østergaard & Sally E. Dean)
Venue: Prague Quadrennial 2019 (PQ Festival 2019)
London., UK



CHROMATICS

- Dancer - 2019
Choreographer/Company: Graham Adey (AdeY)
Venues: Palladium Theatre, Malmö



2018
 

SISSY BOMB - TOUR
- Dancer - 2018
Choreographer/Company: Dansstationens Turnékompani & Martin Forsberg
Venues: Palladium Theatre (Malmö), Ronneby Theatre (Ronneby),  Folkets Hus (Vänersborg), Helsingborg (Dunkers Kulturhus)
 


SUN DOWN MOON UP

- Dancer - 2018 - September
Choreographer/Company: Megan Rooney (movement directed by Nefeli Skarmea)

Venue: Serpentine Galleries
London., UK

 

BLOC UNIVERSE
- Dancer - 2018
Choreographer/Company: Laura Wilson
Venue: The British Museum
London, UK


CHROMATICS

- Dancer - 2018
Choreographer/Company: Graham Adey (AdeY)
Venues: Dansstationen, Malmö, Sweden
               Ystad Teater, Ystad, Sweden
               International Photography Biennale, Hamburg, Germany
               Landskrona Stadsteater, Sweden
               Skissernas Museum, Sweden

TEN DAYS & SIX NIGHTS - MIRROR PIECE / SONG DELAY DELAY

–  Dancer - 2018

Choreographer/Company: Original choreography: Joan Jonas, Re-staged by: Nefeli Skarmea and Joan Jonas
Venue: Tate Modern
London, UK


 

WELL LIT (Work-in-Progress)

–  Dancer & Choreographer- 2018

Choreographer/Company: Duckworth & Persson
Venue: Robin Howard Dance Theatre, The Place, London, UK
             Palladium Theatre, Malmö, Sweden

NATIONAL UDSTILLING

–  Dancer - 2018

Choreographer/Company: KASPERSOPHIE with choreography by Martin Forsberg
Venue: Statens Museum fur Kunst

Copenhagen, Denmark



2017
 

CARMINA BURANA

–  Dancer - 2017

Choreographer/Company: Gracefool Collective
Venue: Avesta Folkkärna Kyrka

Avesta, Sweden

MODERN WARRIOR

–  Dancer - 2017

Choreographer/Company: Rosie Kay Dance Company
Venue: Birmingham New Street Station

Birmingham, UK

 

ERRANT

–  Dancer - 2017

Choreographer: Alex Howard
Venue: La Roseraie

Saint-Sever, France

 


Inside, the Wolf …

–  Dancer, co-choreographer - 2017 
Choreographer: Aifric Ni Chaomhi
Venue: Cercle Cité & BannaneFabrik, 

Luxembourg City, Luxembourg 

 

BINARY

–  Dancer - 2017

Choreographer: Anders Duckworth
Venue: Robin Howard Dance Theatre & The Place Studio Theatre (presented in August at Touch Wood 2017)

The Place

 

 

Without Measure 

–  Dancer, Researcher - 2014 to present

Choreographer: Alex Howard
Works: The Fugitive Gaze (2014), MK II (2015), DAYSofDANCE (2017)
Venues: Lansdown Hall - Stroud, Chisenhale Dance Space - London, Slimbridge WWT - Gloucestershire,
Arjunzanx Wetlands Center - France   

2016
 

Research 

–  Dancer - 2016

Choreographer: Philippe Blanchard
Venue: Milvus Artistic Research Centre, 

Kivik, Sweden

Calling Tree

–  Dancer - 2016

Choreographer: Rosemary Lee
Venue: St Georges Gardens
London, UK


 

Stachtopetarida 

–  Dancer - 2015

Choreographer: Iro Vasalou
Venue: KET Athens & Kythnos Town Hall, 

Athens & Kythnos, Greece

Afterlife

–  Dancer - 2015 

Choreographer: Eva Recacha
Venue: TouchWood at The Place (Studio theatre)

London, UK
 

Well-Lit (V1).

–  Dancer & Choreographer- 2015

Choreographer: Anders Duckworth & Daniel Persson
Venue: Theatre Delicatessen 

London, UK


 

 

in choreography

 

DANS SAFARI

- 2019 // Nya Rörelsen // a project by Nya Rörelsen, initiated by Khamlane Halsackda. In collaboration with artfoudnation Konstkupan, Dans Safari is a community project for new established Swedish citizens as well as established. Professional and amateur dancers. A plattform and performance, inviting audiences to witness dance and their everyday environments in a fresh way as the participants perform choreographies across a wide landscape. With the help of maps and goggles, the audience watches the performances from a distance. 
Presented at: Sommarlund, Lund, Sweden
                       
Kulturnatten, Lund, Sweden
                     
  Sommarscen, Malmö, Sweden
                       
Inkonst, Malmö, Sweden
                        

 

SVEDJESÅNG

- 2019 // Daniel Jeremiah Projects // a piece created alongside musicians Ecrán, Baby Sage and Nos. The work was initiated by analog synth-musician Erik Högström and aims to convey memories of a time that has been and furthermore echoes from  conversations in the Swedish contemporary society touching on subjects such as the climate, integration and changes. 
Presented at: Allhelgona Kyrkan, Lund, Sweden
                        
Johannes Kyrkan, Malmö, Sweden

 

SOLO for the Nine Towers (by Sol LeWitt)

- 2018 // Daniel Jeremiah Projects // a solo piece presented at the world-opening of Sol LeWitts work 'Nine Towers' at Kivik Art Center. The work is a hommage to belated artist Sol LeWitt and created through the imagination of moving in and out of sync with the towers and what yielding between their physical spaces would bodily feel like.  
Presented at: Kivik Art Center, Kivik, Sweden

 

Inside, the Wolf...

- 2017 // Aifric Ni Chaomhi, Daniel Jeremiah Persson & Gemma Dunleavy // a duet.  Female sexual awakening through the storytelling of a womans dreaming of a wolf-figure, blurring the lines between fantasy and reality. 

Presented at: Cercle Cité, Luxembourg City, Luxembourg 
                        BannaneFabrik, Luxembourg City, Luxembourg 

 

It's not about Coconuts & Palmtrees

- 2017 // Daniel Jeremiah Projects // a solo piece in two parts. It's not about Coconuts and Palmtrees is a piece intending to investigate the experience of travelling and its affect on identity and its constant journey towards change; physically and mentally.  
Presented at: Landsdown Townhall, Stroud, UK

Community

- 2016/17  // Humanah Productions //  inspired by poems / reflections on the London society and its people, written by Daniel between 2013 - 2016 alongside 50 questions rasked by people commuting across the world.
Presented in: The Robin Howard Dance Theatre, London, UK
                         Chisenhale Dance Space, London, UK

 

Egress

-  2015  // Humanah Productions // joyous celebrations of life and emergence expressed physically via contemporary interpretations of Swedish swingdance Bugg, Samba trains as well as exploration of climbing. 
Presented in: Robin Howard Dance Theatre, London, UK
                         New Diorama Theatre, London, UK

 

Unlimited

- 2014  // Humanah Productions // dancefilm choreographed for six dancers and filmed in Daniel’s hometown Kivik in Sweden, known as the Village of Apples. Surrounded by core elements of nature (the sea, the fields, the forest), ’Unlimited’ takes on themes of nostalgia and memory,
Presented in: Kiviks Biograf, Kivik, Sweden
                         TripSpace Projects, London, UK

Zeitgeist

– 2014  // Humanah Productions // a piece for fourteen dancers portraying the Beatnik-generations crossover to the 70’s. inspired by Jack Kerouacs ’On the Road’.
Tour: Galtres Parklands Festival, York, UK
           Robin Howard Dance Theatre, London, UK
           New College Swindon, Swindon, UK
           Kingston College, London, UK

 

 

 

in teaching
 

Professional Class at Studifrämjandet, Lund, Sweden - July 2017
Professional Class at Asociacion La Caverna, Malaga, Spain - March 2017
Guest lecturer: ’CV & Showreel Making’ for Postgraduate students at London Contemporary Dance School, London, UK - May 2016
Lunds Dance & Musical Gymnasium - Mock Audition, Lund, Sweden - May 2016
Guest lecturer: ’Independent Projects - Film’ for BA2 students at London Contemporary Dance School, London, UK - April - May 2016

Karin Nedergaard Modern Dance Pre Education, Malmo, Sweden - November 2015, 2016, 2018, 2019

Nova Academy -Performance Degree, Simrishamn, Sweden -December 2014, March 2015
Voluntary Teaching Project (dance, maths, English) at Seregunda Lower Elementary School, Banjul, Gambia - 3 Weeks January 2011  

 

education
2011 - 2014 // London Contemporary Dance School: 1st Class degree BA (Hons)
2008 - 2011 // Lunds Dance & Musical Theatre Gymnasium: Performing Arts

 

 

other

2015 - present // Freelance Film & Documentary Filmmaker
Previous clients: La Factica Danza, Igor&Moreno, Rick Nodine, Kate Flatt, Shane Shambhu, Seke Chimutwengwende, Simonetta Alessandri, Alex Howard, Hannah Meraki Dance

May 2015 - July 2016 // Audiovisual Technician, Part-time, London Contemporary Dance School
March 2016 - July 2016 // Digital Producer Assistant, Part-time, The Place

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