Space and Words for Dancers – Julyen Hamilton and Billie Hanne


Julyen Hamilton and Billie Hanne
Space and Words for Dancers
Monday 13 – Saturday 18 July, 10am – 5pm
This event is now complete. Updates are available here for ongoing activity and documentation.

Curated by Rob Vesty and Antonio De la Fe

Workshop: 6 days investigating the specific areas of space and words with Julyen Hamilton & Billie Hanne.

In space resounds what emanates from us as we make dance and words. Space is a central area of obsession in the dancer’s work and concerns both geometrical and emotional powers as a language of sensitivity and communication. This workshop deals with poetry and dance produced in a performing space.

For advanced dancers – apply with motivation letter and CV to Robert Vesty –

This workshop event will be accompanied by additional performances and talks.


Thursday 16 July, 7pm, £15
Performances: Play by Julyen Hamilton & Deep Brown Sea by The Wheel/Billie Hanne

Friday 17 July, 7pm, free
Evening Talk with Julyen Hamilton & Billie Hanne talking in-depth about their work and the making of poetry and dance.

Sunday 19 July 10am – 5pm, £15
Open Space Day: What skills are required of the dancer and poet to produce poetry and dance in performance? A day-long event using Open Space Technology (OST) as an opportunity for dancers, poets and scholars to come together to think, debate, and plan action.

Ticket deal: Both the performance and open space for £25.
Booking open from Monday 8 June, call  020 8981 6617 for tickets.