Faith Prendergast

Dancer born in Colorado, USA. She began dancing at a young age at a local dance school. She went on to train at the San Francisco Conservatory of Dance (2009-2010) and furthered her training at the Rambert School of Ballet and Contemporary Dance (2010-2013). For the past ten years, she has freelanced in the UK working with companies and choreographers including Ballo Arthur Pita, Léa Tirabasso, Protein Dance, Stacked Wonky, Annabel Arden, Russell Maliphant, Sweetshop Revolution, Joel O’Donoghue, Leila McMillan, Jodie Cole and Viv Wood. 

In 2022 she co-founded the company Barking Trees with Karl Fagerlund Brekke to begin to explore collaboratively making their own work. They have performed exerts of their current work “Simorgh Soup” in the UK, Denmark and Turkey. Additionally, she has helped to found Margate Movement Artists: a group of movers in Margate dedicated to bringing dance to the region.

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