In this podcast with Lizzie Gough – dancer, choreographer, TV dance judge and mentor – we discuss life of a freelance artist and her upcoming role in Kate Prince’s ‘A Message In A Bottle’.
Lizzie gives us an insight into how she created a successful freelance street dance career in the UK and abroad, that has included exciting projects in dance, theatre, film and TV. You may have seen Lizzie on So You Think You Can Dance, where she came third, and she’s been featured on the BBC, plus danced in music videos, commercials and on stage in shows like ZooNation’s smash-hit sensation Some Like It Hip Hop.
Lizzie is not only dancing in Kate Prince’s ‘A Message In A Bottle’, she’s also the Assistant Choreographer. Listen to Lizzie share her experience working with Kate Prince and music from Sting in this show that deals with the important issue of refugees through dance.
This podcast gives a great insight into the life of a freelancer, how it works, the challenges, what it’s like to audition, how to deal with injuries as Lizzie shares her advice for other dancers looking to build a freelance career.
Check out Lizzie in ‘A Message In A Bottle’ at Sadler’s Wells from 6 February to 21 March 2020.