Podcast ep.4 Disability and…Aesthetics with Claire Cunningham


Disability Arts Online’s Assistant Editor, Joe Turnbull speaks to internationally-renowned Scottish choreographer and performer, Claire Cunningham, who is currently a Factory Artist with Tanzhaus NRW in Düsseldorf, and Associate Artist at The Place, London. She talks about her rejection of contemporary dance’s traditional aesthetics and training techniques, the challenges of working internationally and the responsibility she feels as one of the UK’s most established disabled choreographers.

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Claire Cunningham

Edited by Ian Rattray for Clear Voice Enterprises.

Episode 4. Disability and…Aesthetics is available to listen to via the embedded Soundcloud player below, and also on the following podcast platforms, where you can subscribe to get future episodes. A transcript of the podcast is available here.

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