Senior Lecturer in Dance
Ormskirk, Lancashire, UK
Michelle Man is Senior Lecturer in Dance at Edge Hill University, Lancashire, UK having been based from 1989 to 2012 in Madrid where she developed her career as a dancer, choreographer and pedagogue. Her choreographic work has been seen in Brazil, Chile, France, Germany, Sweden, Spain, Italy, Korea and the UK in both theatre and site-sensitive contexts. Michelle fosters interdisciplinary performance environments, working with theatre directors, actors, architects, composers, designers, musicians and circus artists. She has worked extensively with lighting designers and is currently a PhD Researcher at University of Surrey with the thesis ‘Light and the Choreographic: dancing with Tungsten’ under the supervision of Dr Rachel Hann and Dr Adam Alston.