broadening perceptions and representation in Scotland
Project X are an artist collective who champion dance and performance within the African Caribbean Diaspora in Scotland. Project X host conversations, workshops and performances. Project X is a collaboration and we celebrate the cross-pollination of identities, ideas and forms.
Chronicles - Retelling the Story
A new performance project made with young people in Edinburgh with National Theatre of Scotland part of FutureProof Festival (in October).
Click here for more information on how to get involved.
Oshun and The Gold, A New Anansi Tale - Performance
Easter School 2018 - Project X Young People
A week full of fun and dancing! From Hip-Hop, to traditional West African to Afro-beat, Project X Young People got a flavour of different dance styles and drama. A great way to kick off our Anansi project classes!
Thank you to the wonderful teachers Erick Maurica Valentin, Joy Maria Onotu, Tawona Sitole, Divine Tasinda and Chris Lilombo.
Project X Co-Curate's Buzz Cut Double Thrills - Project X Associate Artists perform along side visiting art collective Project O.
From left to right Claricia Kruithof, Kemono L.Riot, Shaheeda Sinckler, Divine Tasinda and Ashanti Harris present fresh new works. We can't wait to see the development of their ideas evolve.
Thanks to The Arts School and The Work Room for there support and Buzz Cut for inviting us XOXOXO
Style Mile Winter Carnival - Project X Young People
With Limbo dancing originating from Trinidad and Tabago it was a perfect choice in dance style for the carnival. Project X Young People Limboed in festive style. Check out the tinsel stick! Great work everyone. Big thanks to The Community Flat for hosting us in our costume making sessions.
Story Board P - Dance Workshop and Conversation in collaboration with Arika. Check out our social media for videos.
Dance workshops - Be United: Champions Dance Crew - Giving us a taste of South African Pantsula Dance
Thank you so much for sharing your amazing dances it was ridiculously fun and challenging.
Scratch Night - Scottish based dance artists present new-works-progress
Symposium: Let's Move to More Visibility - exploring how dance and the performing arts sector in Scotland can develop to have a greater representation and support of practitioners who identify as People of Colour (POC) and / or Black, Asian, Minority Ethnic (BAME).