Shapeshifting

Linda Hayford - Inside OutShapeshifting

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In her first solo Linda Hayford breaks free from genres and conventions, mixing hip hop and popping to craft her own language. Full of grace and intensity, Shapeshifting follows the metamorphosis of a dancer from shadow to light.

Choreographer and Performer : Linda Hayford
Original music: Abraham Diallo
Lights : Ydir Acef
Dramaturgical advice: Salomon Baneck-Asaro and Anne Nguyen
Costume : Mélinda Mouslim
Compagnie Inside Out
Production : Garde Robe
Coproductions: IADU (Initiatives d’artistes en danses urbaines) La Villette-Paris, Le Triangle, Cité de la danse – Rennes, Le Pont des Arts - Centre culturel de Cesson-Sévigné. With the support of the DRAC Bretagne.

Pictures: Patrick Lombaert

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Biography

Linda Hayford is a young and yet accomplished dancer whose undeniable mastery of technique serves strong organic gestures, where popping, hiphop and house dance all meet together as an harmonious body expression.

She collaborates with companies and artists such as Par Terre – Anne Nguyen, Paradox-sal, Engrenage – Marie Houdin and Black Sheep – Johanna Faye / Saïdo Lehlouh, as well as developing her own personal projects within her company Inside Out.