Phoenix Dance Theatre welcomes new dancers

9 Aug 2021

We’re delighted to announce the new dancers who will be joining the company as we embark upon rehearsals for the Bernstein Double Bill (West Side Story Symphonic Dances/Trouble in Tahiti), our upcoming co-production with Opera North and our birthday programme.

Matthew Topliss, Yuma Sylla, Alana Cowie and Melina Sofocleous will be joining our cohort of Company Dancers. Furthermore, Seirian Griffiths and Nahum McLean join us as guest dancers for our upcoming tours.

Two further dancers, Megan Lumsden and Charlie Nayler, will be joining the company as Professional Placement Students through the Postgraduate diploma at the Northern School of Contemporary Dance. They will be working with us for the next 9 months. You can find out more about the diploma here