Duets and Outreach

Louise Prosser

About Louise

Louise has danced since the age of 8 andrealised that she wanted to take this further as her career after studying dance at Bryn Hafren School in Barry.  At the age of 14she set-up Barry Youth Dance Company, and choreographed numerous pieces that touredSouth Wales Theatres over a number of years.

Louise was part of the very first group of full-time students at Rubicon Dancein Cardiff.After 2 years she went on to train at Trinity Laban (formally known as Laban Centre for Movement and Dance) for a further 3 years.

Louise knew that her heart wasin community dance and wanted to share her passion with as many people as possible and was extremely lucky to be offered the role of Dance Development Officer with Rhondda Cynon Taff Community Arts (now known as Artis). Louise became Head of Dance and stayed with Artis for 25 years, developing an extensive community programme across the borough.Following Artis, Louise then workedas Participation Managerwith Impelobased in Powys, andDevelopment Workerfor Rubicon Dance. She has also established her own Community Dance Company ‘Afon’ based in Rhondda Cynon Taff.

Louise joined Ballet Cymru in January 2017 as Project Manager for the exciting Duets Programme, which has now developed into a national programme across Wales. Duets allows young people in areas of need, to access high quality ballet and dance provision, with clear progression routes in place over the 3 year dance training programme. For more information, films and photographs, please visitwww.duetsdancewales.com

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Darius James OBE
Artistic Director
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Amy Doughty
Artistic Director- Engagement And Training
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Marcus Jarrell Willis
Associate Artist
(Staff Headshot) Marc Brew
Marc Brew
Associate Artist
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Krystal S. Lowe
Associate Artist
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Jenny Carter
Administrator
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Louise Prosser
Duets and Outreach
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Louise Lloyd
Access & Inclusion
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Mike Holden
Company Manager