Clare Parker is an experienced dance artist and practitioner with thirty years’ experience of making community and professional dance theatre work. She started dancing at a very young age, with Irish step dancing and ballet, followed by contemporary dance in her teens.
She trained at London Contemporary Dance School, gaining a BA (Hons) Contemporary Dance. Clare has a strong interest in fusing different dance styles and has worked on productions blending contemporary and folk dance, classical ballet and classical Indian dance, as well as training in Kathak with Balbir Singh. She has worked on a wide range of productions and projects as a dancer, choreographer and dance practitioner/artist with companies and artists including: Frantic Assembly, Richard Alston Dance Company, Northern Ballet Theatre, Balbir Singh, Cie Willi Dorner, Wrestling School / Howard Barker, Marc Rees. As a dance practitioner she has regularly delivered work for dance agencies including Yorkshire Dance, The Place, and Dance in Devon.