Rachel Thew

    • Choreographer

    Female / Spain
  • Ethnicity
    Caucasian
    Age Range
    37 - 47
    Waist
    229' 7" (70m)
    Bust
    291' 11" (89m)
    Hip
    314' 11" (96m)
    Shoe Size
    6
    Height
    5' 5" (1m 67cm)
    Weight
    8st. 9lb (55kg)
    Hair Colour
    Auburn
    Eye Colour
    Green
    Build
    Slim
  • Images

    Files

    • pdf document
    • pdf document
  • Links

    Personal Website
    vimeo.com

Credits

YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2016 - 2020section violinist (12 - piece tango orchestra)
Event
Latitud Tango Orquesta: seasons 2016-17, 2017-18, 2018-19 & 2019-20Latitud Tango Orquesta
Milongas Barcelona & Paris (Milonga del Casino de Barcelona / Milonga del Pipa / Milonga de La Yapa / Milonga 'Gratalonga' / CC El Sortidor
2018dancer / collaboration
Choreography
of Kafka on the shoreP.Saint-Paul/R.Thew
Area Dansa - Festival 'XI Setmana de la Dansa a Gràcia'
2017choreographer/dance artist - choreographic residency
Choreography
dance trace landscapedance group ra / Auditori & Centre Cívic Sant Martí
Auditori Sant Martí Barcelona
1995 - 2017independent artist: director/choreographer/dancer
Company
dance group ramulti-media independent productions & research
2017tutor - contemporary dance workshop
Teaching
Dia Internacional de la DansaAPdC
Institut del Teatre, Barcelona
2015choreographer/dancer
Choreography
‘dreams untravelled’VIII Setmana de la Dansa al Districte de Gràcia - Àrea Espai de Dansa i Creació
VIII Setmana de la Dansa al Districte de Gràcia (Dance Festival)
2014workshop leader 'Rhythm & Layering Traces’ dance laboratory
Event
Barcelona International Dance Exchange (collaborative research forum for dance artists) 2014Barcelona International Dance Exchange
2014tutor - video dance workshop
Teaching
Habitació 1418 'Screen Dancing'MACBA - Habitació 1418
MACBA
2009director/choreographer/dancer
Event
the dance printevent combining dance and live painting & printmaking: Camberwell College - University of the Arts
2006butoh dancer
Theatre
CaelicoeaLotos Collective: Camden People's Theatre
2005film extra
Film
RemakeTigerfish Productions
2002 - 2004director/choreographer/dancer
Company
Flare Outcompany ra: collaboration with video artist & musicians. Shown 'Mostra Internacional de Vídeo na 13ª Quinzena de Dança de Almada' Portugal & 291 Gallery. Premiere Robin Howard Theatre (The Place). Created in residency Westminster Kingsway Theatre
2004dancer extra
Film
Charlie and the Chocolate FactoryWarner Bros
2003dancer
Company
Map Dance CompanyChichester Festival and Place Theatre
2001director/choreographer/dancer
Company
imprint shadowcompany ra: collaboration with dancer, painter & violist. Purcell Room
2000director/choreographer/dancer
Company
persistingcompany ra: (quintet) collaboration with video artist. The Place Theatre. Created & performed in residence Kingsway College
2000solo dancer
Event
TimeSpace 23IX00for Plunge Club 'Theatre of Myth, Theatre of Memory' (24hour art/performance event)
2000dancer
Event
improvisation eventcollaboration with Paul Burwell & Anne Bean. Part of 'Heat into Light' (performance/art installation festival) Wolverhampton Park
1999director/choreographer/solo dancer
Company
Recklesscompany ra: (duet+models) collaboration with architect & fashion designer. The Place Theatre and 15th Open Dance Festival
1998festival organiser and curator
Event
dance group ra FREE RADICALSseason of dance, theatre film and music at The Riverside Studios [Arts Council A4E funded]
1998director/choreographer/dancer
Company
Cobalt Vermilion Chameleoncompany ra: (quintet 35mins) [Arts Council A4E funded] Riverside Studios
1997director/choreographer/dancer
Company
Light Motifcompany ra: (quartet) with film by Lis Rhodes. The Place Theatre and Sadler's Wells Mosaics. Also shown in FREE RADICALS
  • Education

    YearQualificationWhere
    Curs d’Acompanyament Musical del Moviment en les Arts Escèniques 2016Institut del Teatre Barcelona
    2009MA PrintmakingCamberwell College, University of the Arts
    1998open programmeCunningham Studio, NY
    Middlesex University B.A. (Hons.) Performing Arts - DanceMiddlesex University

    Additional Skills

    professional development includes training at professional level with the following teachers, companies and schools:

    Ballet:

    Zvi Gotheiner & Janet Panetta - Intensive Workshops ImPulsTanz 2017 (Vienna)

    Renato Paroni - Summer Intensive Ballet Workshop (Limoges 2016)

    Leandro Perez Sanabria - CDC Intensivo de verano (Barcelona 2016)

    Pino Alosa - CDC Intensivo de verano (Barcelona 2015)

    Pascal Touzeau, Renato Paroni - Mallorca International Dance Seminar (2014)

    BANCH company classes (Santiago, Chile 2012)

    Christina Bernal (Intensive Masterclasses, Sweden)

    Open classes with: Renato Paroni, Antonia Franceschi, John Prinz, Juan Ledo (Argentina)

    Contemporary:

    Barcelona International Dance Exchange (2014)

    Open classes & workshops with: Matthew Hawkins, Ellen van Schuylenburch, Michael Clark, Robert Swinston, Merce Cunningham Dance Studio (London & NY)

    Tango:

    Workshops with Pablo & Emilie Tegli, Alejandro Gonzalez & Gisela Navonit, Joaquin Torres - El Desbande (Barcelona 2014 - 2017)

    Escuela Argentina de Tango (Buenos Aires 2013)

    Flamenco:

    Escuela Carmen de las Cuevas - Granada (2017 & 2011)

    Nuria Triñanes - London Studio Centre London

    Butoh:

    Experimenta Butoh III (Menorca 2015)

    Ko Murabushi (Santiago, Chile 2012)

    Tetsuro Fukuhara, Cheryl Heazlewood, Yurabe Masami (London)

    Mime:

    Neil Caplan, Lindsay Kemp, Adam Darius (London)

    Music:

    Violin, Latitud Tango Orquesta (Barcelona 2016-18)

    Violin, Orchestra (LSSO, LYS, LSCO)

    Latin Percussion, Jazz Improvisation

    Additional Information

    About me

    I am an interdisciplinary artist (dancer-performer, choreographer, violinist, and visual artist) from London and now based in Spain

    I am interested in collaborating with other artists on professional projects, or on project development, in dance, theatre, film, TV, opera, site-specific, visual and performance art.

    I am available for freelance or contracted work as a performer (dance, theatre, voice over, violin), choreographer, or coach.

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    For music profile please visit the musicians' section of this website:

    music.mandy.com/uk/uk/music-professional/rachel-thew

    CONTACT: via message service on either profile. Thanks!

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  • Skills

    Languages Spoken
    • Catalan
    • English
    • French
    • Portuguese
    • Spanish
    Hair Length
    • Short
    Skin Colour
    • White
    Specific Dance Skills
    • Ballet
    • Contemporary
    • Flamenco
    • Tango
    Experienced In
    • Choreography
    • Film
    • Live Performance
    • Teaching Dance
    Primary Job
    • Choreographer
    Interested in
    • Choreography
    • Film
    • Live Events
    • Music Videos
    • Performance
    • Rehearsal Director
    • Teaching
    • Theatre
    • Tours (Int.)
    • Tours (UK)
    • TV
    DBS checked
    • Yes
    General Singing Skills
    • Chorus
    General Dance Skills
    • Ballet
    • Contemporary
    • Contemporary/Modern
    • Flamenco
    • Tango