"Vocab Dance is impressive"

- The Guardian

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This is not Black - an Interview with dance artist Alesandra Seutin from Anton Califano on Vimeo.

Vocab Dance News


    • 10th Dec

      Recruiting for a Company Administrator (Part-Time)

      Vocab Dance Company is seeking to recruit an Administrator (part-time) to work across the company, providing a range of administrative support to ensure the smooth running of Vocab Dance and their activities. The ideal candidate will be a self-starter with keen eye for detail. The role will require you to work with minimal guidance so… Read more »

    • 17th Nov

      Beautiful words from Greta Mendez on solo ‘Ceci n’est pas Noire’

      Alesandra Seutin is Dance, Seutin like some of her contemporaries uses mainly African dance vocabulary to express their contemporary concerns. Every fiber of her being is in the dance, she is made for the stage, she shatters the 4th wall with wit; she is in total control, she draws us [the audience] into her World… Read more »

    • 6th Oct

      Sunday 9 November: Vocab Dance Intensive Workshop is back!

      Yes yes London Vocab Dance Company Intensive Workshop is back on Sunday 9 November with a special edition A Diaspora meets Africa. Teachers Kenrick Sandy (Hip-Hop), Clara Bajado (House), Diene ‘waaw Waaw’ Sagna (Sabar) Curtis Zeeman Young (Breakin), Vicki Uchenna Igbokwe and myself (Afro Urban/ADiaspora style). This is going to be a great day! Don’t… Read more »

Vocab Dance Performance Dates

November 2014'Ceci n'est pas Noire'
EANT Festival
September 2014'Word!' sharing
De Beauvoir Estate
September 201412 September: Solo ‘This is not Black’ at Southbank Centre feat Ayanna Witter-Johnson
Southbank - Africa Utopia
May 2014'Ceci n'est pas Noire'
MC Theater
January 2014'Ceci n'est pas Noire'
DansRaum, Goethe Institute
Ivory Coast