Harriet is a London based performer, choreographer and director of EDIFICE dance theatre. She specialises in movement and dance for film and theatre. Whilst primarily a contemporary dancer Harriet is also classically trained with experience in Ballroom and Contact Improvisation. As a choreographer she works closely with character driven work with an attention on emotion and experience. She draws inspiration from fine art, literature, real life and the ordinary.
As a performer Harriet is working as a freelance dancer and as company dancer for Tavaziva and EDIFICE dance theatre. She has recently performed choroegraphies by Otto Pichler in ‘Carmen’ and Micheal Keegan Dolan in ‘Macbeth’ at The Royal Opera House London. Harriet has worked with artists Tino Seghal (Tate Modern), Yelena Popova, Candida Powell-WIlliams (Serpentine Gallery) and contemporary companies including Kaminski dance, Joon and Nocturn. Harriet has featured in and choreographed numerous dance films including Netflix Original ‘Been So Long’ directed by BAFTA winning director Tinge Krishnan and internationally exposed viral dance films ‘Abaddon’ and ‘Edifice’ which collectively have views of over 12 million.
Her work in film has been featured on Netflix, Nowness, VICE and has been selected as Vimeo Staff Pick and as part of BFI Special Presentation in 2018.
Additionally Harriet works alongside Carmine De Amicis as co-director of EDIFICE dance theatre. EDIFICE combines ballroom/contemporary/theatrical narrative to create original productions for stage and film.