Daniel is committed to working with students and graduates of all ages and contributing to the development of the creative potential of striving young dancers, choreographers and artists in general.
As the Artistic Director of Northern Ballet’s ‘Short Ballets for Small People’ Daniel has contributed to the participation of talented Northern Ballet academy students and members of its graduate programme. They are given the opportunity to rehearse, tour and perform alongside Northern Ballet’s professionals.
Over the years he has been invited to teach master classes and seminars for the Royal Academy of Dancing and was also part of the jury for the 2009 RAD Louise Brown award. In 2007 and 2011 Daniel teacher, choreographer and judge for the “Jean McDonnell awards” held in Yorkshire.
In August 2011 Daniel was one of four teacher/choreographers of 4 different dance genres on the “Initiate Project” Summer Course held in Woking. There he choreographed “Simply Playful” performed by local young participants.
Daniel has given a master class in Brazil working with students and graduates of various ages who were brought together by Das Los Dance Group, founded in Goiânia in 2012 in a bid to expand artistic fusions in contemporary language.
He was recently invited by the University of Teeside in Stockton-on-Tees to share his account of working in the Arts Sector with graduates from the Performing Arts Degree Course.