Interview with the Company

Interview with the Company

Grace Sellwood | Co-Director, Performer

Favourite style of dancing?
Athletic/dynamic/ release

Do you have a Party trick?
I can wiggle both of my ears

What’s your motto?
There is no such thing as missed opportunities, only opportunities

Favourite lyric or quote?
‘Don’t worry about a thing, cause every little thing is gonna be alright’ Bob Marley- Three Little Birds

What skill would you love to have other than dancing?
I WOULD BE THE MOST EPIC AERIALIST IN THE WORLD…and also be fluent in another language, preferably Mandarin!

Dance bag must have?
Foam roller or spikey ball

Favourite exercise outside dance?
Pilates/boxercise

Advice for budding dancers?
You are guaranteed to be knocked back at some point- don’t let that deter you- keep on going

Favourite song to dance to at the moment?
Curtis Mayfield- Move On Up

Favourite colour?
Green

Favourite season?
The whole of Summer and the start of Autumn

What is your favourite part of a dance class?
End sequence or rep.

If you could have any superpower what would it be?
I would like to have the ability to understand and talk to animals

What would you name the autobiography of your life?
Incessant Grace

If you could visit anywhere in the world, where would it be?
Either see the Northern Lights in Iceland, or revisit the Panda Sanctuary in China. Oh, or Africa or Cuba…

When was the last time you were really nervous?
Being on an internal flight in Nepal- it was the oldest smallest plane in the world- I thought we were going to crash, many, many times

What story does your family always tell about you?
When I was 4 and they found me in the living room wearing nothing but my mums high heels and my dads motorbike helmet

What keeps you going when times get tough?
Stubbornness

What would you like people to remember about you?
That I made the most of my life

What luxury item could you not live without?
A good selection of books and stationary

 


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