Alex McCabe

Alex is a Glasgow-based performer, performance maker and facilitator in dance and music. With this dual specialisation he has worked extensively and internationally in choreography for opera (Wexford Festival Opera; Teatro Reggio; Scottish Opera) and experimental interdisciplinary projects (British ParaOrchestra, Marc Brew; Fattoria Vittadini). Alex works with various organisations in Scotland towards broadening access to experiences and careers in dance and music, most significantly through his project SIIATE, supported by the Scotland-Europe Fund. Trained in dance and choreographic practice through Dance Base Edinburgh’s DEBS, Alex also holds an MA, PhD and Teaching Excellence Award from the University of Glasgow. Thanks to an international education, Alex is a fluent speaker of five languages and competent communicator in 8. He has collaborated as an interpreter and multi-lingual organiser with various performing arts festivals including Edinburgh International Festival and Festival Mirabilia.