Charles Linehan

Reader in Choreography


Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance

Laban Building
London SE8 3DZ UK


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Charles Linehan


Charles Linehan has been Choreographer in Residence at The Place Theatre, London and Joint Adventures, Munich. He is Reader in Choreography at Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance, London; Associate Artist with Dance4, Nottingham and Director of London International Screen Dance Festival

Venues and Festivals his company has performed at include: Brussels (Kaai Theatre), Paris (Rencontres Chorégraphiques Internationales de Saint-Denis), Venice (Venice Biennale), Munich (Joint Adventures, Muffathalle), National Arts Centre Ottawa, Harbourfront, Toronto; Hermitage St. Petersburg, DanSpace New York, Dublin International Dance Festival, Brighton Festival and multiple venues in London.

Having lived in Berlin for two years, Charles returned to the UK in 2013. His latest work The Shadow Drone Project is an aerial film and performance initiative that has been shown in Europe and the USA including Dance Umbrella 2017 in London, Nottdance Festival at Nottingham Contemporary and Dance on the Camera Festival at the Lincoln Centre, New York.

A new work for China’s largest independent dance company, Jin Xing Dance Theatre premiered in 2018.