DX Choreography Award Holders / Spring 2018

Nathan Sebastian Lafayette / Nathan is a Birmingham-based dance artist and artistic director of Jigsaw Collective. He has choreographed for Breakin’ Convention and most recently presented new work at The Crescent Theatre as part of Birmingham Fest.




Becky Namguards / Becky is an independent dance artist who graduated from Wolverhampton University in 2013. She has most recently collaborated with Hofesh Shechter Company and shared new work at Festival Hop, Barcelona in 2017.




Rebecca ThomasRebecca has been working in dance for over twelve years as a performer, teacher, facilitator, producer, curator and choreographer. Rebecca is currently Creative Producer for Birmingham Dance Network.




Timber & BatteryTimber & Battery’s playful work considers meaning and meaninglessness through oblique gestures. The collaborative practice of Rohanne Udall (b. 1990) and Paul Hughes (b. 1991), it takes place across choreographic, performance and visual arts contexts