Lucy Hind: Boundless

Date - 16 April, 2012, All News Opening Nights Theatre

Lucy Hind performs and directs Boundless with Unlimited for DanceXchange.

The show will premiere at International Dance Festival Birmingham 2012 and brings together South African integrated dance company Remix with British-based artists David Toole and Lucy Hind. The project seeks to create and collaborate work from four different choreographers or directors using the same creative brief.

Boundless is one of three Unlimited commissions in this round created in collaboration with international partners and with funding contributed by the British Council. Unlimited is principally funded by the Olympic Lottery Distributer and is delivered in partnership between London 2012, Arts Council England, the Scottish Arts Council, Arts Council of Wales, Arts Council of Northern Ireland and the British Council.

Overview

Lucy trained in choreography, mime and physical theatre at Rhodes University, South Africa and went on to perform with the celebrated First Physical Theatre Company.

Since arriving in the UK she has worked as Movement Director and Performer in many acclaimed British theatres including the The Old Vic, The Royal Exchange, Almeida, Barbican, Lowry, Sheffield Crucible, West Yorkshire Playhouse and Bath Theatre Royal. Lucy is a member of the award winning Slung Low theatre company and a selector for the National Student Drama Festival.

Recent work includes Movement Director on No's Knife and Girl from the North Country, both at The Old Vic; The House of Bernada Alba at The Royal Exchange; Choreographer on The Snowmaiden for Opera North; The Merchant Of Venice with Jonathan Munby at The Globe Theatre, The Effect for Sheffield Theatres directed by Daniel Evans.

Lucy's choreography for television includes the Cbeebies pantomimes The Nutcracker & Peter Pan and the award-winning writer Russell T Davies' series Banana.

About Sainou

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Based in the heart of London's West End, Sainou represents a select list of actors including International industry award winners, household names and some of the finest, young British talent working in Film, Television, Theatre and Radio.

At Sainou we develop and nurture careers. Everyone is jointly represented by David Marsden and Paul Martin and we work as a close team.