Will Aitchison

Programme Leader - Contemporary Dance Foundation Programmes

Dance

Email: W.Aitchison@trinitylaban.ac.uk

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Biography

Will trained at London Contemporary Dance School where he gained BA Hons in Contemporary Dance. He then went on to become a member of Transitions Dance Company at Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance; a programme that brings together the worlds most exciting choreographers and exceptional young dancers which toured the UK, Japan and Singapore. After Transitions Will performed in Matthew Bourne's Swan Lake completing two international tours, a UK tour and a Sadler’s Wells season. He then moved into more project-based work whilst developing an interest in teaching and in 2008 joined Trinity Laban as the Graduate Assistant for Technique. Since then Will has taught at graduate and undergraduate level as well as many youth and community projects and more recently at Arts Educational Schools, London and as the Lead Teacher for the Centre for Advanced Training at Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance. He is currently the Programme Leader for Contemporary Dance Foundation Programmes at Trinity Laban and is still performing and choreographing professionally. Will co-founded his own company called Anecdotal Evidence in 2013 and continues to make work under this banner.