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Development: Kota Yamazaki

As part of the Wellington City Council WARE programme, we’re excited to be hosting choreographer Kota Yamazaki at Footnote in November. While in Wellington, Kota will be researching and developing new movement on our company dancers.

Originally from Niigata, Japan, Kota is an award-winning choreographer who has worked across many disciplines and countries. Kota is a recipient of The New York Dance and Performance Awards (the Bessie Award) of 2007, Foundation for Contemporary Arts Grants to Artists award of 2013, NYFA Fellowship of 2016, Guggenheim Fellowship of 2018 and two-time The Herb Alpert Award nominee. His latest work, “Darkness Odyssey Part 2: I or Hallucination” was nominated for the Bessie Award of 2018 as Outstanding Production, also was named as Best Production of 2017 in Dance Magazine.

Studio Showing

We’re hosting a FREE open showing with Kota on Tuesday 26th November at 5.30pm at our studios. Join us to hear about his creative influences and enjoy a glimpse of the movement he’s creating with our dancers. All welcome!

Tuesday 26 November 5.30pm

Tarrant Dance Studios

125 Cuba St







Choreolab 2020

14th January 2020 – 26th January 2020

Professional development event for freelance dancers and maker, with workshops from Peter Jasko, Charles Koroneho, Josie Archer and Kosta Bogoievski.

Applications are now closed!

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