Dance4 is pleased to announce the appointment of Hannah Sharpe as Programme Director. Hannah will join Dance4 at their Nottingham base, international Centre for Choreography (iC4C) from May 2018.

Hannah joins the team at Dance4 as the organisation embarks on a new chapter in the development of its festival Nottdance, the realisation of its international showcasing work and developing the programme at iC4C. Recently, Hannah has worked as Projects Producer at Punchdrunk, she was previously Festival Producer at International Dance Festival Birmingham and a freelance Executive Producer working with artists Rosie Kay and Corey Baker. Hannah brings a wealth of experience and an impressive track record in producing festivals, national dance showcases, touring and the championing of independent artists’ work. The team and board at Dance4 are delighted Hannah is joining the team at this exciting time for the organisation.

Paul Russ Dance4’s Artistic Director and Chief Executive says:

I’m delighted to be welcoming Hannah to Dance4. Hannah brings a wealth of experience that will enable Dance4 to deepen our work with artists and audiences, as well as supporting the development of our new international programmes.

Hannah Sharpe also says:

I am thrilled to be joining Dance4 during this new chapter of development, and to be supporting showcasing of British artists on an international stage. I very much respect the work of Dance4 and I look forward to being a part of the team in Nottingham.