Associate artists

Jia-Yu Corti Profile
Jia-Yu Corti - Profile

To see a video of Jia-Yu’s work from the Stepping East showcase please click on the following link http://www.youtube.com/user/stepoutarts02#p/u/6/DaG8FRskYqE

JaiYu Corti has completed a commission from Roehampton University for the creation of a dance piece and presented it in March and will again on 17th May. Her interdisciplinary work which combines computer technology, projection and improvisation will be presented on 3rd and 4th June at LCDS as part of her current MA choreography projects. This work is a collaboration between improvisation practitioners Kathy Crick and Robert Anderson, computer software programme developer Henry Suryo and JaiYu.

Julia Cheng Profile
Julia Cheng - Profile

To see a video of Julia’s work from the Stepping East showcase please click on the following link http://www.youtube.com/user/stepoutarts02#p/u/1/A6UN0yuHnNI

Julia has just been accepted for Dance4 Springboard 2011 at Corby Cube. Previously, after finished performing with IHOW UK Waacking Company at Richmix ,Julia was selected as a Supported Artist for Luton Hat Factory 2011-2012. She is working on her new piece and performing a excerpt showcase of it on 6th and 7th May at Roehampton University. In June, the piece will be performed at KCC, Kensington and Chelsea College as they have offered in-kind support in studio space. This new work is aimed to be toured in venues working closely with the Hat Factory by early 2012. She is still teaching freelance and as an artist for East London Dance.

Lucia Tong Profile
Lucia Tong - Profile

To see a video of Lucia’s work from the Stepping East showcase please click on the following link http://www.youtube.com/user/stepoutarts02#p/u/5/mqRme_1Pi9Y

Lucia has just been accepted for Dance4 Springboard 2011 at Corby Cube. Previously she was collaborating with experimental musician Leafcutter John for the Soundwaves Festival, Brighton and composer Philip Venables for performances at the Kings Place Festival Project, London. Since Oct 2010, Lucia has toured with Sankalpam and Troika Ranch in the UK and USA and is creating an outdoor performance with the Indian Foundation of Performing Arts.

Yuyu Rau Profile
Yuyu Rau - Profile

To see a video of Yu Yu’s work from the Stepping East showcase please click on the following link http://www.youtube.com/user/stepoutarts02#p/u/4/EjZ0ZKFhJrQ

YuYu is choreographing for SOA’s Jumping Dragon project which commenced with research and development work in May 2011. This work in progress was also performed at the Greenwich World Cultural festival in July 2011. Yuyu has also been delivering workshops for the dance students at the University of Bedfordshire and Plymouth, based on her choreographic interests. Re-Encounter was invited to perform at the Hawth Theatre and Plymouth festival and in 2010 Yuyu was selected by Sadler’s Wells Big Intensive 2010 – one week professional choreographer course.