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 »
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 »
12 September: Solo ‘This is not Black’ at Southbank Centre
NEWS FLASH! Alesandra Seutin/Vocab Dance will be performing the full lenght solo ‘This is not Black’ featuring the amazing Ayanna Witter-Johnson playing live for me as part of Africa Utopia at Southbank Centre on Friday 12 September at 7.30pm. Come and support my work and be part of this interractive dance, spoken word and music… Read more »
Fri 15 Aug: Last Vocab Dance Company class this month!
THIS FRIDAY 15 AUGUST! Last Vocab Dance Company class for August don’t miss it! Taught by the company, it’s a remix of Afro-Contemporary/Breakin/Footwork with live music to live with!!! THIS Friday 15 August 10-11.30 in the Stratford area, come and dance with us, we live in motion! Vocab Dance style, no boundaries! Reserve your spot… Read more »
11/08/2014: JOIN US FOR A DAY OF EXPLORATION…
JOIN US… Research and Development Workshop Alesandra Seutin/Vocab Dance is working on the research and development (R&D) stage of a new production called Word!, an interdisciplinary dance, music and spoken word site specific performance, inspired by the life accounts of young people. As part of the project, Seutin will invite participants to take part in… Read more »
URGENT AUDITION FOR RESEARCH & DEVELOPMENT Vocab Dance Company is seeking 1 male dancer with break dance technique, and strong physicality to take part in a 3-week research & development period of a new outdoor work. Deadline for application: 25th July 2014 CRITERIA: Applicants must demonstrate a high technical ability in a breakdance or Hip-Hop… Read more »
Alesandra Seutin becomes an ADAD Trailblazers Champion!
We can now officially announce that our Artistic Director Alesandra Seutin has been awarded the Trailblazers Champions Award from ADAD (Association of Dance of the African Diaspora) alongside the lovely Freddie Opoku-Addaie. The award re-invests in fellow Trailblazers who have demonstrated outstanding leadership and entrepreneurship. Alesandra says: “I am very grateful for this award and… Read more »