Image by Henry Gorse

Image by Henry Gorse

 

Valerie Ebuwa is a freelance dance artist, activist, writer and model based in London. She started her training at Lewisham College before obtaining a BA HONS degree from London Contemporary Dance School. Amongst others she’s recently worked with; Vincent Dance Theatre, Clod Ensemble, Eddie Peake, Protein Dance, Holly Blakey and Rhiannon Faith. As a maker, she has choreographed and created Body Data, CTRL+V, ValUE and Down Bad/ How do you wanna go out?. She’s currently fundraising for #letsmakeshithappen , a project enabling inclusivity in the arts by funding 4 minority artists in order to give them complete autonomy to create the project of their desire, without any expectation of capitol or outcome. Please donate :) As well as her blog and casual work for The Stage Magazine, Valerie writes for I am Hip Hop magazine; a printed and online publication championing Hip Hop culture.  She is a mentor at Womxn SRSLY; a female-led performance platform, which has recently been featured in i-D magazine, Ladybeard Magazine and It's Nice That.