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The Language of Dance Centre operates from a small office based in London. Please feel free to contact us if you have any questions or would like to find out more about the Centre.


  • Valerie Farrant (Biography) - Director of Language of Dance Studies
  • Lisa Marucci - General Manager
  • Eve Knights - Outreach Projects Manager
  • Arianna Carloni - Administrator and Courses Coordinator
  • Lauren Black - Projects Assistant and Language of Dance Leader
  • Leire Guezala de Mier - Language of Dance Leader
  • Paola Piccato - Language of Dance Leader
  • Lucy Lush - Consultant


  • Dr. Ann Hutchinson Guest
  • Ivor Forbes Guest
  • Sandra Mitchell
  • Angela Garvey Hammond
  • Shelly Saint-Smith
  • Lynda Howarth
  • Dr. Inma Alvarez


  • Maria Pascher Tallchief
  • Margaret Barbieri
  • Monica Mason
  • Matthew Bourne
  • Prof. Chris Bannermann
  • Gillian Lynne C.B.E
  • David Bintley C.B.E
  • Dame Antoinette Sibley
  • Paul Taylor
  • Dame Beryl Grey
  • Lord Balfour of Burleigh
  • Dame Merle Park
  • Adam Cooper
  • Carla Fracci


Work With Us

Job Opportunities

There are currently no vacancies at the Language of Dance Centre

Work Experience / Internships / Volunteering

If the work that we do here inspires you, come and give us a hand!

The Language of Dance Centre offers a work experience opportunities, based in the office including research, archiving, database upkeep, marketing and promotion, fundraising and general administration.

Wherever possible, the LODC offers free attendance to Language of Dance courses in return for work carried out at and for the Centre.

Interested? Please contact us at the Centre.