Publications and conferences


We have written about several of our projects for The Age of Creativity network

blog-post, British Society of Gerontology, Creative Ageing Special Interest Group, June 2020

Case study (prevention research and practice), SCIE (Social Care Institute for Excellence), March 2019

Meet the dancing queens!Yours magazine issue284, November 2017

Moving, memories and being more ourselves – Sian Stevenson and Cathy Westbrook: Animated (the magazine of People Dancing) Summer 2017

Never Too Old To DanceDancing Times, February 2017

Cracking the Crinoline – Sian Stevenson: Ageing in public: creative practice in ageing and the public realm across the UK, ed Daniel Baker, Cubbitt Gallery Education, 2016

Dancing with Difference: Towards a New Aesthetics – N. Shaughnessy: Applied Theatre: Aesthetics, ed Gareth White, London: Bloomsbury Methuen, 2015

We have presented our work at the following events:

Ageless, Yorkshire Dance: Leeds, 25-26 October 2019

People Dancing: international conference: Glasgow, 3 – 5 Oct 2017

Local Government, the arts and older people: Nottingham, 5 Sept 2017

Arts in Society, American University, Paris 13 – 16 June 2017, Gestures of Defiance, gestures of defiance – notes

AHRC public engagement event Marlowe Theatre, Canterbury, 2014

Dance Digital Conference, University of Bedford, April 2014

Lifting the Curtain, Dementia UK Conference, 2013

TAPRA Conference , University of Kent, 2012




Nothing planned!

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