Sherrie Silver is an accomplished creative director, dance choreographer and actress who recently held a couple of workshops at Pineapple.
She is a VMA nominated choreographer, known for her work on Childish Gambino’s ‘This is America’ video. We caught up with her and learnt about her mission to educate the world about African cultures through the art of dance.
From crippling lows to joyous highs, and everything in between, ‘Building a Dancer’, traces the journey of one Cypriot woman to realise her dream of ‘making it’ in the highly competitive dance industry in London.
Funny, intimate and raw, Director and Choreographer Brendon Hansford builds one professional dancer from the ground up, over a four-week period, as he sets out to demystify this notoriously difficult to break industry.
Win! Ticket to ‘Building A Dancer – A Vlog Documentary’ screening, 6th June 2018
Do you want to win 1 of 4 tickets we are giving away to the UK premiere of ‘Building A Dancer – A Vlog Documentary’ on the 6th June 2018, held at a cinema in Soho, Central London?! There will be free drinks, nibbles, press and some of the biggest names in dance, and of course, you will be one of the first to watch the film due for release on Amazon, iTunes and Google Play on the 8th June 2018.
Emancipation of Expressionism – A hip-hop dance film from Boy Blue Entertainment directed by Danny Boyle
Emancipation of Expressionism, an 11-minute piece of hip-hop dance theatre, from Olivier Award-winning company Boy Blue Entertainment (BBE) a Barbican Artistic Associate, has been captured on film by Oscar-winning director Danny Boyle in a staged performance at London’s Barbican Theatre.
Popping, locking, waacking, breaking, hip-hop and krumping, all specialist hip-hop and street dance styles, will reach a new audience via the film’s multi-platform release, details of which will be announced in the coming weeks.