past

2017

9-10 February
The Place, London
Under This Weight
Commissioned by LCDS and performed by LC3
www.theplace.org.uk

 13 February
Canterbury Christ Church University, Canterbury
Đẹp (Solo)
www.canterbury.ac.uk

 24 February
Institute of Contemporary Arts, London
Mưa (Rain) - R&D
Director/Choreographer – Dam Van Huynh
Composer – Dai Fujikura
Puppeteer – Oliver James Hymans
Vocalist – Elaine Mitchener
Dancer – Tommaso Petrolo
As part of Various Stages Festival
www.mahoganyoperagroup.co.uk

 2-3 June
Rich Mix, London
DEP - Premiere
Choreography: Dam Van Huynh
Music: Martyna Poznanska
www.richmix.org.uk

 10 June
Kings Place - London
Possessing Nothing: John Cage Song Books
Curated by Elaine Mitchener
In collaboration with:
Van Huynh Company, Matt Wright and Brenda Mayo
www.kingsplace.co.uk

 13 June
The Marlowe Theatre - Canterbury
Under This Weight
A collaboration between:
Canterbury Christ Church University
Beijing Normal University School of Arts and Communication, Department of Dance
Van Huynh Company
www.marlowetheatre.com

16 June
St Gregory's Centre for Music - Canterbury
Under This Weight
A collaboration between:
Canterbury Christ Church University
Beijing Normal University School of Arts and Communication, Department of Dance
Van Huynh Company
www.canterbury.ac.uk/arts-and-culture/event

22 August
ICCR Sculpture Court - Kolkata, India
As Part of Dance Bridges Festival
A Draft
www.dancebridges.in

24 August
G.D. Birla Sabhagar - Kolkata, India
As Part of Dance Bridges Festival
Under This Weight (Duet)
www.dancebridges.in

25 August
G.D. Birla Sabhagar - Kolkata, India
As Part of Dance Bridges Festival
Under This Weight (Crossover Project)
www.dancebridges.in

28 August
Daga Nikunj - Kolkata, India
As Part of Dance Bridges Festival
Daga Nikunj
www.dancebridges.in

9 November
Unity Theatre - Liverpool, UK
DEP
Part of Homotopia Festival
www.unitytheatreliverpool.co.uk
www.homotopia.net

10 November
Basement Studio Theatre - Aberdeen, UK
Of Leonardo da Vinci
Part of Sound Festival
www.sound-scotland.co.uk

13 -18 November
Festival Morelos Tierra de Encuentro - Cuernavaca, Mexico
14 November Teatro Ocampo - Cuernavaca
15 November Teatro Complejo Cultural BUAP - Puebla
DEP - Collaboration with Fóramen M. Ballet
19 November Centro Cultural Teopanzolco - Cuernavaca
Under This Weight (Duet)
www.fmbdanza.net

25-26 November
Centro Cultural Los Talleres - Mexico City
DEP in collaboration with Fóramen M. Ballet
www.lostalleres.com.mx

 

2016

18 February
Canterbury Christ Church University – Canterbury, UK
Industrialising Intimacy
Original idea, vocals and interpretation by Elaine Mitchener
In collaboration with George Lewis / David Toop
Directed by Dam Van Huynh
Part of Sounds New
www.canterbury.ac.uk

 1 March
Great Hall - King's college, London
Destino, Soul of Fado
Original idea by Nuno Silva
Choreography by Dam Van Huynh
Music by Abel Arez, Sabio Janiak and Cordis
www.kcl.ac.uk

 5 and 12 March
Biblioteca Vasconcelos - Mexico City
Groovething
Performed by Ceprodac
www.ceprodac.com

 22 April
Centro Cultural Ollin Yoliztli, Sala Silvestre Revueltas - Mexico
Groovething - Excerpt
Performed by Ceprodac
Part of Encuentro Plural de Danza de la Ciudad de México
www.ceprodac.com

 14 May
Rich Mix - London
Industrialising Intimacy
Original idea, vocals and interpretation by Elaine Mitchener
In collaboration with George Lewis / David Toop
Directed by Dam Van Huynh
www.richmix.org.uk

 9 June
The Old Fire Station – Oxford, UK
Industrialising Intimacy
Original idea, vocals and interpretation by Elaine Mitchener
In collaboration with George Lewis / David Toop
Directed by Dam Van Huynh
Part of Oxford Contemporary Music Season
www.oldfirestation.org.uk
www.ocmevents.org

 21-26 June
Wellcome Collection - London
The Nude Voice
Conceived and performed by Elaine Mitchener & Dam Van Huynh
With a special performance by Van Huynh Company on 23 June
Part of THIS IS A VOICE
www.wellcomecollection.org

 29 June
Turner Sims - Southampton
Sweet Tooth - Work in progress
Original concept, Direction and Performance - Elaine Mitchener
Music Director and Performer - Sylvia Hallett
Performers - Mark Sanders, Jason Yarde

Historian - Christopher Petley

Choreographer / Movement director – Dam Van Huynh

www.turnersims.co.uk

 30 July
Teatro de la Paz - San Luis Potosí, Mexico
Groovething
Performed by CEPRODAC
Part of XXXVI Festival Internacional de Danza Contemporánea Lila López
www.ceprodac.com

 8-9 October
Kaunas - Lithuania
Đẹp (Solo)
Part of AURA International Dance Festival
www.dancefestival.lt

 27 October, 8pm
Town Hall - Ipswich, UK
Of Leonardo da Vinci – Quills/a Black Giant/Deluge
UK Premiere
Interpreted by Elaine Mitchener
Composed and written by David Toop
Film by Barry Lewis
Directed by Dam Van Huynh
Part of SPILL Festival
www.spillfestival.com

 18-19 November, 8pm
HKAPA Lyric Theatre - Hong Kong
Under This Weight
Performed by Academy Dance Ensemble
www.hkapa.edu

 

2015

30 January
Rich Mix - London
Gesundheit!
www.richmix.org.uk

 15-16 April
National Theatre Veles - Macedonia
Đẹp (Solo)
As part of Dance Fest Skopje
www.dancefestskopje.com.mk

 18 April
The Black-E - Liverpool
Gesundheit!
www.theblack-e.co.uk

 30 April
Aberystwyth Arts Centre - Aberystwyth
Gesundheit!
www.aberystwythartscentre.co.uk

 1 June
Ovada Gallery - Oxford
Industrialising Intimacy
Original idea, vocals and interpretation by Elaine Mitchener
In collaboration with George Lewis / David Toop
Directed by Dam Van Huynh
www.ocmevents.org

 10-11 June
Klub Zak - Gdansk, Poland
Đẹp (Solo)
As part of Gdansk Dance Festival
www.gdanskifestiwaltanca.pl

25 June
Centrum Sztuki Współczesnej - Warsaw, Poland
Đẹp (Solo)
Part of Zawirowania International Dance Theatre Festival
www.zawirowania.pl

 8-11 July
Riley Theatre - Leeds, UK
(Im)pulse
Commissioned by NSCD for their 3rd Year students
www.nscd.ac.uk

 07-08 August
Kala Mandir auditorium - Kolkata, India
Strange Display / Đẹp (solo) / Resonance
Part of Dance Bridges Festival 6-10 August
Dance Bridges Festival

 15 September
Nasjonal jazzscene - Oslo, Norway
Of Leonardo da Vinci – Quills/a Black Giant/Deluge
World Premiere
Interpreted by Elaine Mitchener
Composed and written by David Toop
Film by Barry Lewis
Directed by Dam Van Huynh
Part of Ultima Festival
www.ultima.no

 1 - 11 October
Teatro Julio Prieto - Mexico City, Mexico
Groovething
Performed by CEPRODAC
www.ceprodac.com

21 October - 4 November
Auditorio de Maspalomas - Gran Canaria, Spain
Teatro Victoria - Tenerife
Teatro Circo de Marte - La Palma
Centro Cultural Asabanos - El Hierro
Teatro Insular de Lanzarote
Auditorio Insular de Puerto de Fuerteventura
Teatro Cicca - Gran Canaria

Dep
Part of MASDANZA Festival
www.masdanza.com

 27 - 28 November
Jerusalem Theatre - Jerusalem
Đẹp (Solo)
Part of Jerusalem International Dance Week
www.macholshalem.org.il

 29 November
Brighton Dome, UK
Industrialising Intimacy
Original idea, vocals and interpretation by Elaine Mitchener
In collaboration with George Lewis / David Toop
Directed by Dam Van Huynh
Part of earsthetic
www.brightondome.org

 3 December
Bluecoat - Liverpool, UK
Industrialising Intimacy
Original idea, vocals and interpretation by Elaine Mitchener
Directed by Dam Van Huynh
www.thebluecoat.org.uk

 

2014

24 January
Lệ Thanh Theatre - HCMC, Vietnam
Discovery - Work in progress
Performed by Arabesque, Dancenter and HCMC Ballet Dance School.
www.arabesque.com.vn

16 May
artsdepot - London, UK
Mixed Bill including INK by Dam
Commissioned and performed by INTOTO Dance
www.london-studio-centre.co.uk

5 April
Platform Theatre Central Saint Martins - London, UK
Sweet Tooth
Performed by Elaine Mitchener
Directed by Dam Van Huynh
Part of ARCHIVE BREATHING curated by David Toop
Photos

17-18 June
The Place - London, UK
Mixed Bill including INK by Dam
Commissioned and performed by INTOTO Dance
www.london-studio-centre.co.uk

8 July
Théâtre Le Quai / CNDC Angers, France
Đẹp (Solo) - preview
As part of WDA GLOBAL SUMMIT
Solo performed by Ieva Navickaite
www.wda2014.org
www.lequai-angers.eu

26 July
Camden Image Gallery, UK
Sweet Tooth
by Elaine Mitchener in collaboration with Dam Van Huynh
As part of Lab 451: Debates curated by Geraldine Gallavardin
www.lab451london.com

31 August
The Hepworth Wakefield, UK
Intervention around Allan Krapow’s YARD
Curated by David Toop and Rie Nakajima
www.hepworthwakefield.org

16 October
Woodend Barn - Banchory, UK
Gesundheit!
As part of Dance Live Festival
www.dancelive.org.uk
www.woodendbarn.com

6 November
St Georges’ Bloomsbury - London, UK
Đẹp (Solo)
As part of NEXUS - One World Music
www.stgeorgesbloomsbury.org.uk

17 November
WARSawy Theatre - Warsaw, Poland
Đẹp (Solo)
As part of ZAWIROWANIE International Choreography Competition
www.warsawzawirowaniadance.pl

19 November
Centre for Contemporary Arts Ujazdowski Castle - Warsaw, Poland
Đẹp (Solo)
As part of ZAWIROWANIE International Choreography Competition
www.warsawzawirowaniadance.pl

 

2013

14-17 February
Teatro de la Danza, Centro Cultural del Bosque - Mexico City, Mexico
Groovething
Commissioned and performed by CEPRODAC
National Dance Company of Mexico / AD - Raúl Parrao
www.ceprodac.com

21 March
Foro del Complejo Cultural Carmen - Tehuacán, Mexico
Groovething
www.ceprodac.com

5 April
Déda - Derby, UK
Gesundheit! - Work in progress
www.deda.uk.com

19 April
Plymouth University - Plymouth, UK
Gesundheit! - Work in progress
www.plymouth.ac.uk

28 April
Teatro de la Danza, Centro Cultural del Bosque - Mexico City, Mexico
Groovething
www.ceprodac.com

7 June
Rich Mix - London, UK
Gesundheit!
www.richmix.org.uk

8 July
Salamanca e Irapuato, Mexico
Groovething
www.ceprodac.com

10 July
Guanajuato, Mexico
Groovething
www.ceprodac.com

8-12 July
The Place Theatre - London, UK
Mix
Commissioned by LCDS and performed by LC3
www.theplace.org.uk

17 July
Centro Cultural Mexiquense Bicentenario - Texoco, Mexico
Groovething
www.ceprodac.com

19 July
Teatro Principal - Puebla, Mexico
Groovething
www.ceprodac.com

26 July
Rich Mix - London, UK
Winding-Twist
Performed by Dance United dancers
Part of Shoreditch Youth Dance Company showcase
www.richmix.org.uk

27-28 July
Palacio de Bellas Artes - Mexico City, Mexico
Groovething
www.ceprodac.com

10 August
The Place Theatre - London, UK
Gloves
Part of ArtsCross London 2013
www.theplace.org.uk  / www.rescen.net

03 Novembre
Guadalajara, Jalisco - Mexico
Groovething
Part of XVI Festival Internacional de Danza Contemporánea "Onésimo González''
www.ceprodac.com

 

2012

25-26 February
Esplanade, Theatres on the Bay - Singapore
[Black Square]
Part of M1 Singapore Fringe Festival 2012
www.singaporefringe.com / www.esplanade.com

4-5 May
Lyric Theatre, The Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts - Hong Kong
Now Illuminated
Performed by Academy Dance Ensemble
www.hkapa.edu

22-23 June
Theatre, Sheung Wan Civic Centre - Hong Kong
Mooring
Commissioned and produced by Unlock Dancing Plaza
www.unlock.com.hk

19 July
Taipei Culture Center City Stage - Taipei, Taiwan
Now Illuminated
Performed by Academy Dance Ensemble
www.hkapa.edu

19 September
Plymouth University - Plymouth, UK
A Hint of Wasabi
A Holding Space by Adam Benjamin and Russell Maliphant
Performed by Junaid Jemal Sendi and Addisu Demissie - Adugna Dance Company
Commissioned by Dance United
www.plymouth.ac.uk

20-22 October
The Place Theatre - London, UK
Marsquake
Performed by Dance United's Performance Company
Commissioned by Dance United
www.theplace.org.uk

 

2011

15-16 April
Lyric Theatre, The Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts - Hong Kong
[Black Square]
Performed by Academy Dance Ensemble
www.hkapa.edu

3-4 June
Busan International Dance Festival 2011 - Busan, Korea
[Black Square]
www.bidf.or.kr

7 September
Lilian Baylis Studio Theatre / Sadler's Wells - London, UK
Unexpectedly Here
Performed by Dance United's Performance Company
www.dance-united.com

 

2010

21-22 May
Rich Mix - London, UK
Mural Studies / Sudden Change of Event
www.richmix.org.uk

2 June
New Wolsey Theatre - Ipswich, UK
Sudden Change of Event
Part of PULSE Fringe Festival 2010
www.pulsefringe.com

15-18 June
Abundance Festival - Karlstad, Sweden
Mural Studies
www.abundance.ning.com

29 June
Jerwood DanceHouse, DanceEast - Ipswish, UK
Crescendo
Commissioned by DanceEast
Performed by Suffolk Youth Dance Company
www.danceeast.co.uk

27-28 October
National Theatre - Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Gechett
Performed by Adugna Dance Company
Commissioned by Dance United
www.dance-united.com / www.adugnadance.org

19-20 November
Lyric Theatre, The Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts - Hong Kong
Unexpectedly Here
Performed by Academy Dance Ensemble
www.hkapa.edu

 

2009

18 March
Laban Studio Theatre - London, UK
Public Domain - Work in progress
www.laban.org

27 June
The Riley Theatre - Leeds, UK
Untitled
Commissioned by Northern School of Contemporary Dance
Performed by Yorkshire Young Dancers
www.nscd.ac.uk

17-18 July
People Show - London, UK
Sudden Change of Event - Part 1
Part of Cloud Dance Festival
www.cloud-dance-festival.org.uk

27-31 July
Teatro Principal - Burgos, Spain
Collision
Part of Certamen Internacional de Coreografía
www.ciudaddeladanza.com

1 October
The Place Theatre - London, UK
Site specific performance
Part of Touch Wood
www.theplace.org.uk

7 November
Jojuta - Mexico  
Sudden Change of Event
Part of Festival Internacional de Danza "Morelos, Tierra de encuentro"
www.fmbdanza.net

8 November
Cautla - Mexico
Sudden Change of Event
www.fmbdanza.net

13 November
Auditorium Ilhuicalli - Tepoztlan, Mexico
Sudden Change of Event
www.fmbdanza.net

14 November
Teatro Ocampo - Cuernavaca, Mexico
Sudden Change of Event
www.fmbdanza.net

18 November
Laban Theatre - London, UK
Sudden Change of Event
www.laban.org

5 December
Jacksons Lane Theatre - London, UK
Sudden Change of Event - Part 2
Part of Cloud Dance Festival
www.cloud-dance-festival.org.uk

 

2008

12 September
The Place Theatre - London, UK
Collision
Part of The Place Prize, Semi-Final
www.theplace.org.uk

17-27 September
The Place Theatre - London, UK
Collision
Part of The Place Prize, Finals
www.theplace.org.uk

7 November
British Museum - London, UK
Site specific performance
www.britishmuseum.org

20 November
Teatro de la Danza - Mexico City, Mexico
Stains on white
Commissioned and performed by Fóramen M. Ballet
www.fmbdanza.net