Damian Slade trained at London Contemporary Dance School for a degree in Contemporary Dance and Choreography.
He gained a Postgraduate Diploma in Performance as part of the 4D-dance Company and has worked extensively as a professional dancer and teacher throughout the UK, Ireland and Europe.
Damian’s performance experience underpins his approach to teaching, offering students advice on performance techniques through his lessons.
Damian’s classes focus on safe, high-energy, well-structured practice, based upon the Cunningham/Release technique.
Damian Slade is a dance artist for The Centre for Advanced Training (CAT Scheme).
Damian has run workshops for dance companies throughout the UK, Ireland and Europe.
He has devised dance degree courses and modules that have been accredited by Chester University, Middlesex University and the University of Wales, and taught at UK universities, vocational dance schools and colleges, including: Stella Mann, London Contemporary Dance School, Cambridge University, The Open University, Regents Theological College, All Nations Theological College, Peterborough Dance Agency, Impington Village College and Hertford Regional College.