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COMMISSIONS, AWARDS

& SUPPORT

I have been fortunate to have my artistic development and work supported by various funded schemes, grants and commissions. These have all contributed significantly to growth and what I am able to contribute.

Thank you!

  • 2015-2016: One Dance UK Dance Teachers Mentoring Programme Mentee

    Participant in development programme.

  • 2014-2015: Inaugural Moving Dance Forward Associate

    Commissioned by the Moving Dance Forward Associates scheme: a consortium supporting dance artists resident in the North West of England led by Dance Manchester and MDI in partnership with the Unity Theatre, Contact, The Lowry and University of Salford.

  • 2010: moves - International Festival of Movement on Screen and The Watching Dance Project

    For the creation and performance of the solo live and interactive video work 'Red Rain'.

  • 2009: TURN Prize winner

    With collaborators Kate Engineer and Julia Griffin, the work 'Three Crows on the Road' was awarded the inaugural TURN Prize, by Dance Initiative Greater Manchester, greenroom and hAb.

  • 2008: The Ian Potter Cultural Trust

    Award to spend two weeks on professional development with the internationally respected teacher Janet Panetta in New York City.

  • 2006-2007: 'Creative Sparks’ recipient

    A partnership programme between Brisbane City Council and The Queensland Government via Arts Queensland. This award supported the exploration of video and interactive technologies into Bridget’s choreographic processes.

  • 2002: Australia Council for the Arts ‘Foot in the Door’ Emerging Performers Initiative recipient

    This funding supported five months professional development with Buzz Dance Theatre.​​

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