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Creative Choreographic workshop with Qudus Onikeku

*THIS EVENT HAS NOW BEEN CANCELLED. BOX OFFICE WILL CONTACT PARTICIPANTS.* Suitable for trained dancers An opportunity to work with Qudus Onikeku in advance of his award-winning solo performance. Nigerian by birth, Qudus lives and works in exile in France. His work combines traces of traditional Nigerian dances which draw on his Yoruba culture, together wth hip hop, Tai Chi, Capoeira, acrobatics and contemporary vocabularies. He has received several awards for the recognition of his dynamic input to the dance world, being named Dancer of the Year in The FUTURE AWARDS 2009, and most recently Laureate of the solo prize for Danse l’Afrique danse 2010 in Bamako with his solo piece My Exile is in my Head to be performed at Lakeside on 11 October. More on the Afrovibes Festival at What's On Stage