Theo Clinkard

Theo Clinkard

Choreographer, Dancer, Associate Artist at Brighton Dome, Dance4 & Honorary Fellow at Plymouth University

Theo Clinkard’s practice spans choreography, pedagogy, performance and design.

He launched his company in 2012 and has swiftly built an international reputation for creating compelling and visually arresting works that explore the communicative potential of the body and the empathetic nature of dance in performance. His works span small to large-scale theatres as well as non-theatre settings, with company pieces include Ordinary CourageOf Land & Tongue, Chalk, This Bright Field and The Elsewhen Series created with Leah Marojević.

Commissions include Tanztheatre Wuppertal Pina Bausch, Danza Contemporanea de Cuba and Candoco Dance Company. Theo is an Associate Artist at Brighton Dome, Dance4 and an Honorary Fellow at Plymouth University.

Theo Clinkard Century Project

Recorded Presentation

Century Project is a hopeful dance work that spans a century, launching in 2020 and completing beyond our lifetimes, in 2120. A hand made carpet becomes a site for a series of durational events, held every 5 years, that celebrate the knowledge and nature of the dancer. An act of ‘Cathedral Thinking’, whereby its continuation is […]