What a busy term! I can’t quite believe how fast it’s flown by… and how much we have managed to pack in… … More Spring Term Roundup – Lucy Freeman
What a few weeks! Last month Exim were back on the road with 2 tour dates, one in Exeter and one in St Austell. … More Etch Tour 2017 – Back on the road with Exim Dance Company
Back in 2015 Claire Summers (Etch choreographer) asked me if I would like to be apart of the initial research for a new piece Exim were researching. Claire explained that she wanted to research and create an inclusive performance work about memories that would incorporate all of the senses. Hearing her talk about her ideas instantly sparked off lots of creative thoughts and ideas for me. I wanted to create bespoke costumes for each individual dancer, which would incorporate highly embroidered textile work…..I wanted to create…..memory dresses!!!!! … More The Life of a Costume – Designer Meier Williams Costume Designer for Etch
What a jammed packed January to February half term Exim Dance Company have had. We’ve started 2017 with a bang delivering 17 classes each week in term term. Behind closed doors lots of planning for new projects and classes are coming together to begin in the next several months. Exciting meetings have taken place and wonderful news has been received. We can’t wait to share with you the public very soon! … More Exim playback of the last 5 weeks!
It was hard to believe that the rehearsal process was over so quickly. It was a brilliant three weeks collaborating as a writer with Claire Summers and the team making ‘Etch’ for Exim Dance Company. I absolutely loved it and the challenge presented. … More Writing for ‘Etch’ with Exim Dance Company by Natalie McGrath
2016 has been a very rememberable jam packed year for the company. With over fifteen weekly term classes/projects delivered each week and Etch Exim’s latest touring work being presented throughout the UK, we can certainly say we are in need of the Christmas holiday break! … More Merry Christmas from Exim Dance Company
My name is Rachel, and I am Exim’s Touring and Education Officer.
This has been my first tour with Exim, and I have been lucky to join them at Taunton and Cheltenham. Both of these tour venues were based in education facilities, however were completely different! … More Exim on tour!
Its been nothing short of a fascinating journey to date, one that I will never forgot! From working with the most generous and giving team of experienced artists all offering something very different and unique to allow the whole process to be really special. … More Etch – Comany dancer Laura Henry reflects
Exim are 3 shows into our journey with ‘Etch’. A truly fantastic opening night at the Cygnet Theatre, Exeter, followed by a fantastic day with Taunton School, and most recently a special performance alongside National Star College, Cheltenham. Amongst all our travels and with Truro coming up fast it is nice to take a moment to reflect. … More Etch – Company dancer Lucy Freeman reflects
Hello, my name is Rachel and I’m going to be working with Exim as they’re Touring and Education Outreach Officer. Having recently moved to Plymouth from London, where I worked for Rambert, I am excited to embark on this new position with Exim at such an exciting time for the company. … More Meet the Team – Rachel Banham