CONFIDANCE has run performance projects since 2008. Some of Jo's clients include;
ROSE BRUFORD (Visiting Lecturer/Consultant/Practitioner)
Jo provided a month-long educational project, teaching 2nd year students how to design and deliver inclusive workshops for children in SEN schools.
ROYAL OPERA HOUSE (Consultant / Practitioner)
CPD for teachers, to build confidence in delivering dance workshops to children with a variety of learning and physical disabilities. The project culminated in a whole school performance of works created by the teachers and their students.
MENCAP (Artistic Director/Project Manager/ Film Maker)
Creation of a dance film created in collaboration with East Kent Mencap (EKM) and Turner Contemporary including a Flashmob on Margate Beach and Public Presentation of the project at Turner Contemporary.
THE BEANEY HOUSE OF ART & KNOWLEDGE (Dancer/Project Manager/Mentor) ‘A Mutual Agreement’ – Choreographed by Chloe Challis. A collaborative project with Jo, Kent Dance Network, choreographer Chloe Challis and Ian Cooper, a man with Downs Syndrome and a talent for dance performance, discovered when working on the 'Moving Into Colour' Project.
LISTEN UP! (Event Organiser/ Choreographer /Project Manager) An inclusive dance event, hosted at the Gulbenkian Theatre, Canterbury. Whitfield/ Aspen, a fully inclusive school, is part of the Samphire Learning Hub. ‘Listen Up! ‘ brought children from 6 mainstream schools to work with children with PMLD from Aspen.