Hayley Graham is a dance artist based in South Yorkshire. Her work is mainly focused within the community with an emphasis on providing participants with a person-led experience. Hayley has taught extensively for dancers with additional needs including running the Creative Dance sessions at Northern School of Contemporary Dance, Illuminate at Phoenix Dance Theatre and assisting with Yorkshire Dance’s Talent Hub delivery in schools. Hayley is also trained in Makaton. Alongside inclusive work, Hayley has also taught in various community settings with organisations such as Ignite Imaginations, Northern Ballet, Yorkshire Dance and Rotherham Council.
Haley will be leading the practical session, The Value of Person-Led Practice, alongside Charlotte Jones and Charlie Armitage as part of the second Breakout Sessions.
Talent Hubs Schools is a two year programme providing high quality, inclusive, creative dance for young people with disabilities or autism across Yorkshire as well as vital CPD training for dance artists in the region. You can find out more here.