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White & Givan to work on the Traverse Theatre Company's production of Girl in the Machine White & Givan

White & Givan are delighted to announce their involvement as choreographers in the Traverse Theatre Company's production of Girl in the Machine – a new play by Stef Smith, directed by Orla O'Loughlin this April 2017!

White & Givan Pro Classes White & Givan

White & Givan Professional Classes

The principle elements of the class work will focus on skeletal alignment; articulate placement and core stability. Leading the dancers to move fluidly with precision, power and strength...

Workshops & Sharing at The Work Room Glasgow Open Dance School

This Wednesday (the 9th) 1pm - 3.30 pm, Share a Practice Workshop, Lets say 'a practice' is anything you have ever practiced before, even once. So if there's anything you've ever done with your body before that you would...

Continuing......... Anna Krzystek

This development phase of Untitled #1 is continuing.. I'm so used to thinking that the work I do in the studio is my actual work and all the admin and planning is just something that I have to do. But it is also WORK. I'm so slow...

Thank you all Anna Krzystek

Wow! it's now been a week since my work in progress showing in The Work Room studio - the days pass so incredibly swiftly.

Untitled #1 has moved forward immensely during my residency time and over all I'm super excited about...

Untitled #1 Anna Krzystek

Anticipating my return to The Work Room studio after an abrupt end to the 1st part of my residency back at the end of january when I was unexpectedly injured and left hobbling about for days. I was indeed horrified as I have...

Artists’ Residencies

What they say about us

"What a beautiful space, and such a rare gift to be able to spend such a concentrated amount of time under our own steam, able to do what we need to do, and when, and really focus on making this work"

Company of Wolves – Residents 2016

“It is a resource to be treasured”


“This form of dedicated space builds confidence around the work, acknowledging that art is of importance and should be supported. This confidence and support in turn encourages artists to make advances in the their practice”

Anna Krzystek – RESIDENT DANCE ARTIST, 2009 & 2010

“The Work Room enabled me to work at my own pace and to work anonymously and quietly. I really appreciated the opportunity to work uninterrupted and without any outside interference”