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W O R K S H O P S  A N D   S E M I N A R S

2017
From January 2017, Margaret will spend the semester teaching Video Dance to MFA Dance Students in the department of World Arts and Cultures, University of California, Los Angeles.

2015
Margaret is part of the mentorship scheme working with five full-time postgraduate dance students at Bath Spa University, Bath.

2009
FELLOWSHIP Margaret granted a Fellowship by SEDANCE with funding from the Esmée Fairbairn Foundation. Margaret continues exploring movement of the human body and its interaction with the movie camera.

2008
DANCE4FILM introduced by Jonzi D. Curator of dance films from around the world and director of the 90' Special. An international co-production between Channel 4 Television, Arts Council England, ABC Television Australia and OzCo.

2005
DANCE4FILM introduced by Jonzi D. Curator of dance films from around the world and director of the 90' Special for Channel 4 Television, Arts Council England.

2004
Greece 5 day workshop Dance on Film and Television at the State School of Dance in Athens.

Denmark 6 day workshop Dance on Film and Television at Statens Teater Skole & Zentropa Studios in Copenhagen.

2003
Finland Week long workshop Dance on Film and Television in Oulu.

4DANCE Curator of dance films from around the world and director of 2 series for Channel 4 Television. In the second series we commissioned 11 new films, 2 of which Margaret directed.

2001-2003
Copenhagen
Chair of the selection committee for Nordic Dance Films. 10 short Dance Films were produced with the generic title MOVING NORTH.

Lillehammer Adviser to the 'Nordic Dance for Camera Series' and gave a
seminar at their conference in December.

London 6 day Masterclass at The Place , for Choreographers - ‘How to make a Dance Film'.

2000
Brighton
Presenter at  The Arts Council's Still Moving Conference - Dance on Film.  The State of the Art.

1999
Norway
A week long workshop on ‘ How to make a Dance Film' for the Norwegian Film School and Norwegian Senter for the Art of Danse for professional TV Directors, Choreographers and Composers in Oslo.

1998
Italy
A week long workshop on how to make ‘Music and Dance Films and Documentaries' in Castiglioncello.

1996 - 1998
Wales
A number of workshops and seminars on ‘How to make a Dance Film' for BBC Wales in Cardiff for professional TV Directors, Composers and Choreographers.

1996 & 1997
Banff Centre for the Arts, Alberta Canada
2 Artist Residences with chorographer Victoria Marks. Time was used to research, develop and make the film MEN.

1994 & 1995
Massachusettes, USA
2 Artist Residences with chorographer Victoria Marks at Jacob's Pillow time was used to develop ideas for Dance Films including the film MOTHERS & DAUGHTERS.

1992 & 1994
TIGHTS CAMERA ACTION!
Curator of dance films from around the world and director of 2 series for Channel 4 Television.

London Margaret gave lectures and seminars on her work at Goldsmiths the Royal College of Art Film School and Kingston University