Megan Armishaw

Good Morning, Everybody by Eun-Me Ahn. Photography by Jinwon Lee, 2018

Megan grew up in Worcestershire before moving to London to train at Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance. Whilst there, she performed at the Tate Modern with Trisha Brown Company as part of their Early Works programme and work by Rosemary Butcher and Tony Thatcher. She graduated in 2011 and continued her studies, as a member of Transitions Dance company, receiving a masters in 2012 in dance performance.

After leaving education, Megan continued to perform and collaborate in mixed art settings as a member of the London Soundpainting Orchestra, On the Roof collective and The Mostly Everything People, working closely with musicians on live composition performance. In 2014 she worked for Yvonne Rainer, performing her celebrated works Trio A and Chair Pillow, as well as the UK premieres of Diagonal and Talking Solo.

Megan loves teaching and as a freelancer enjoyed working for London based charities; Bede House and Community Focus, as well as teaching for Stopgap dance company as a creative learning associate.

Since joining Candoco Megan has been delighted to perform work by Thomas Hauert, Hetain Patel, Alexander Whitley, The Trisha Brown Company, and most recently Yasmeen Godder. She’s looking forward to touring the new work and to the exciting upcoming commissions!