Reader in Choreography
Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance
London SE8 3DZ UK
“one of our classiest choreographers” The GuardianThe Observer
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.
A new work for China’s largest independent dance company, Jin Xing Dance Theatre premiered in 2018.
His recent film The Shadow Drone Project has been shown at festivals around the world including Brighton Festival, Dance Umbrella, Nottdance Festival and The Lincoln Centre, New York. Upcoming screenings include Mexico City Video Dance Festival and San Francisco Dance Film Festival.
The Shadow Drone Project received a winning film award from POOL: INTERNATIONALES TanzFilmFestival BERLIN on 7 September 2019.