Choreography

IMG_0006At the Zurich Opera House Ballet Daniel was given the opportunity to create ‘Fugata’ and ‘Simple Symphony’ as choreographic works developed on professional dancers for the Young Choreographer’s Workshops.

With his move to The Scottish Ballet Daniel organised a dancers’ choreographic workshop for which he created ‘No Time to Waste’.

In 2009 David Nixon commissioned Daniel to choreograph ‘The Three Musketeers Fight Scenes’ for The Estonia Opera House Ballet and subsequently Daniel made his choreographic début for Northern Ballet in February 2010 with ‘Glass Canon’.

Milan-still websmallIn January 2011 Daniel choreographed his second piece for Northern Ballet. Inspired by the Italian Cinema theme, ‘Danzando Fellini’ was especially created as the closing feature of the UK-Italy Trades Award Ceremony held at the Milan Stock Exchange.

Untainted pictureIn June 2011 Northern Ballet held its first Research and Development workshop in Leeds for which Daniel created ‘Untainted Parallel’.

Daniel was invited to take part in the first Woking Initiate Summer Project in August 2011 by working with the young participants to choreograph ‘Simply Playful’ .

In February 2012 Daniel choreographed Northern Ballet’s contribution to the Leeds Canvas, London 2012 Olympiad Project ‘Overworlds & Underworlds’.

DSC_3754For Northern Ballet’s 2014 children’s ballet he produced “Elves & the Shoemaker”. The production was commissioned by the BBC and was nominated for a BAFTA.

As his first full length Daniel has recently produced “Nijinsky – God of the Dance” for the Slovakian National Ballet which was premièred on the 27th IMG_0623of November 2015 with newly composed score by Carl Davis, Set and Costumes designs by Mark Bailey and co-direction by Patricia Doyle.

Daniel is currently producing “The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas” with Northern Ballet which will have its world premiere in May 2017.tbsp-poster