I am a PhD candidate at the University of Edinburgh investigating the male classical ballet dancer. I was a professional ballet dancer for 20 years, dancing with the Australian Ballet, Béjart Ballet, Bayerischer Staatsballett, Ballet de l'Opéra National du Rhin.
The male dancer podcast is aimed at the young dancer, their teachers, their parents, families, friends and peers, with a focus on the male dancer.
Episode 12: James Števko NYC Performing Artist
James Števko discusses his journey in dance and working in his latest gig, playing the role of Mendl in Fiddler on the Roof while working with the legendary Joel Grey, and the importance of financially savy as an artist.
Episode 11 Lilli Sim
Lilli discusses overcoming her journey and how dance helped her feel that she belonged.
Episode10: Interview with Luke Hodgart, PE Teacher
Talking with Luke Hodgart about his journey as a Physical Education teacher, and the place of the arts and dance in education.
Episode 9: Entretien avec Coé Cense, danseur avec le Lido, Paris
Coé ancien élève à l'Ecole du Ballet du Nord explique son parcours et comment il est arrivé au Lido.
Episode 8: Interview with athelete and Educator Ben Hodgart
With his Uncle, Ben discusses his work with cricket Australia, his diabetes, and his passion, his backyard cricket.
Episode 7: An Interview with dancer, Hamilton Nieh
Episode 7: An Interview with dancer, Hamilton Nieh soloist dancer with Les Grand Ballets Canadiens Montréal where we discuss his career and how he coped with setbacks.