Yanaëlle Thiran is a London-based dance artist with a quiet strength and grounding. Born in Belgium, she trained at London Contemporary Dance School and Art Factory International (Bologna, Italy). A calm whirlwind, she loves to turn and explore spaces with her long arms always further reaching. Music often inspires her pieces of choreography, and she enjoys working in collaboration with other artists. She is also passionate about dance teaching.
Stirring the air
A singer’s voice makes the air vibrate. Could a dancer’s movements resonate the same way? Let a song fill the air. Let the dance breathe that song. With downstrokes and upstrokes. Weaving sounds across the space.
Choreographed and performed by Yanaëlle Thiran
Music: ‘Speaking in Tongues II’ by Sheila Chandra
Photo by Francine Colling