TEACHING ARTIST

Brooke Leeder has a Bachelor of Arts (Dance) from the Victorian College of the Arts and while in Melbourne has worked with Stephanie Lake, Luke George and Phillip Adams’ Balletlab. In WA, Brooke has worked for Phillippa Clarke, Katrina Lazaroff, Claudia Alessi, Buzz Dance Theatre and internationally with the Berlin based company, MS Schrittmacher. Brooke was a recipient of two Strut Dance SEED Residencies and has received Artflight grants for further training in the William Forsythe Improvisation Techniques in Berlin and Trisha Brown Dance Company in New York. She has choreographed many works, the recent work Mechanic was awarded the WA Dance Award for Outstanding Achievement in Choreography, 2014.

Brooke has a Graduate Diploma of Education, and she teaches at John Curtin College of the Arts and is a sessional lecturer at WAAPA.

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