Hofesh Shechter Company Ltd

Hofesh Shechter Company Ltd

Charity information

Hofesh Shechter Company Ltd

Hofesh Shechter Company aims to advance the arts and culture for the benefit of the general public by promoting in the UK and internationally modern dance and other art forms including films and music with reference to performances and the work of Hofesh Shechter: and to advance the education of young people, dance practitioners and public through the provision of workshops, classes and performances.

Founded 2008

  • Mission statement

    A boundary-breaking dance company that produces exceptional work created and inspired by Hofesh Shechter, with at its core a richly diverse group of international artists.

    Our work reflects the spirit of the age; it is both high art and experimental, refined and explosive. We play in unexpected places - from local theatres to opera houses, rock venues to art galleries. Constantly travelling the world, we promote cultural exchange and create deeper understanding between communities of artists, audiences and young people.

    - We create extraordinary work which through its thrilling combination of original dance movement, musical score and design excites young, diverse audiences
    - As a vibrant group of international artists, we look to find common purpose with and inspiration from minority groups, communities, and outsiders in the South East, the UK and internationally.
    - We propel dance from an elite periphery into the mainstream, building new audiences for the performing arts in general, through our live and digital work
    - We set the artistic agenda and shape taste
    - We provide life-changing opportunities for artists and participants, and life-changing experiences for audiences

  • Aims

    Hofesh Shechter Company Ltd aims to:

    • To advance the arts and culture for the benefit of the general public by promoting in the UK and internationally modern dance and other art forms to the work of Hofesh Shechter
    • To advance the education of young people, dance practitioners and the general public with particular reference to the artistic work of the charity.
  • Overview

    Established: October 2008

    Registered Charity Number: 1130255

    Board members: 7

    Full time staff: 19

    Part time staff: 3

    Phone number: 02037017490

    Address: Somerset House, New Wing, Strand, London WC1R 2LA

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