public engagement

Interviewing Sir Robert Cohan, 'Bob' at Sadlers Wells, London 2013

film, television and radio


"Canciones del alma"

interview with sir robert cohan

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" Dance Britannia " 

Three part series on social dance in Britain

BBC Four



" Dance, Dance, Dance " 

Six part lighthearted look at popular dancing

Meridian TV, 6 o'clock news


Speaking on the death of Sir Malcolm Arnold

Last Words - BBC Radio 4


Collaborated with Tony Palmer on "Toward the unknown region", Sir Malcolm Arnold - a story of survival

Commissioned by Melvin Bragg for the South Bank Show

Premiered: The Royal Festival Hall, London, 20th September 2004

Click here for more details on Paul's biography of Sir Malcolm Arnold "The Brilliant and the Dark"


Interviewed about Sir Malcolm Arnold and spoke on the death of Lou Harrison

In Tune - BBC Radio 3

conference papers given / public engagement


Friday 21st April 2017
Society for Dance Research Legacy Project

Panel IX Chair: Helena Hammond
Paul Jackson, Victoria Thoms

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Public Interview with Liv Lorent
Venue: Theatre Royal, Winchester, Hampshire, UK

Public Interview with Sir Robert Cohan
Venue: Stripe Theatre, University of Winchester, Hampshire, UK

Robert Cohan Lectures
Panelist discussion as part of Robert Cohan's 90th year celebrations
Venue: The Place, London, UK


Martha Graham Dance Company
Keynote address at gala in honour of Sir Robert Cohan
Venue: Martha Graham Studio Theatre, New York, USA


Public interview with Robert Cohan on choreo-musical collaboration
Venue: Dance UK National Conference; Sadler's Wells, London, UK

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Society for Dance Research
Paper presented: 'Dorothy Madden American Revolutionary'
Venue: Roehampton University, London, UK

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CORD (Congress on Research in Dance) 40th annivesary conference
Paper presented: 'Robert Cohan and the development of a British contemporary dance technique'
Venue: Barnard College, Columbia University, New York, USA


SCODHE/SCUDD Conference - Panellist/Chair/Organiser - The Legacy of Robert Cohan
Venue: University College Northampton, UK


ELIA (European League of Institutes of the Arts) Conference
Panel member symposium Music and Dance
Venue: Lucerne, Switzerland


Revealing MacMillan
Paper presented: 'MacMillan and Music' and panel member alongside Dame Monica Mason,
Barry Wordsworth, Brian Elias and Stephanie Jordan
Venue: Royal Academy of Dance, London, UK

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