Australian artist Meryl Tankard has forged a stellar international career as a director and choreographer. She has created work for the main stages of Australia, Europe, Japan, UK and USA. Meryl’s early career was spent in Europe performing with the renowned Pina Bausch Wuppertal Dance Theatre.
Elegance will be developed by the Youth Ensemble in collaboration with choreographer Caroline Bowditch. Caroline is an Australian born performance artist and choreographer with disability who is currently based in Glasgow UK. She describes herself as a performer, maker, teacher, speaker and mosquito buzzing in the ears of the arts industry in the UK and further afield. She is an extraordinary artist who combines charm and humour with glowing advocacy for the rights of dancers with disability.