CHARLOTTE HADDON BA(HONS) PG(DIP) PGCE(QTLS)
ARTISTIC DIRECTOR & CHOREOGRAPHER
Charlotte is an experienced dance artist, educator and director of Fireplace Dance Theatre. She specialises in working with specific population groups, with an interest in creativity, expression and efficient, safe physiological technique.
Charlotte has worked in partnership with DanceEast, Green Candle Dance Company, Rosie Kay Dance Company, Matthew Bourne's New Adventures, Essex County Council, Mercury Theatre Colchester, Dance Network Association, Centre for Advanced Training (East), Royal Academy of Dance, Dance Digital, Colchester Institute, Aesop, Dance to Health, Colchester Castle Museum, and has delivered at professional dance studios, primary & secondary schools, colleges at FE/HE, after schools clubs, community centres, residential care homes, adult community learning and within secure mental health units. She has extensive experience teaching classes with children, teens, adults, and the mature dancer.
"My practice is inspired by breath, musicality and expression. Individuality and creativity is celebrated, whilst nurturing safe physiological and stylistic technique. Dance should be a joyful endeavour, always."
Photo credit: Grace Elizabeth, Rich Nolan, Charlotte Haddon