Nicole Thomson – Artistic Director

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Nicole studied performing arts at Middlesex University and graduated with a BA (Hons) degree in 1982. She worked with a number of dance and physical theatre companies producing and choreographing dance works – including work for Moving Target, which she co-founded and directed. Nicole founded Anjali Dance Company in 1993 to showcase the creative potential of people with learning disabilities, and to create contemporary dance and education opportunities for people with learning disabilities throughdance and movement expression.

Nicole has collaborated with renowned British choreographers to make a number of major touring productions, Moving Ideas, Through New Eyes, WYSIWYG and Something Wild. Nicole also participates in arts and disability-related debates with Anjali’s dancers.