Michelle Heaven – Yoga and Creative Dance & Contemporary Technique

Michelle is an independent choreographer and dance performer. She is a graduate of Victorian College of the Arts, holding a Master of Dance Performance.

Michelle has worked nationally and internationally with companies and directors such as Sue Healey, Phillip Adams (Balletlab), Gideon Obarzanek (Chunky Move), Lucy Guerin, Helen Herbertson, Michael Kantor, Douglas Horton (ChamberMade Opera), Sandra Parker (Danceworks), Tracie Mitchell, Kate Denborough (Kage), Rebecca Hilton, Polyglot, Black Hole Theatre, Leigh Warren and Ben Cobham (Bluebottle).

Michelle is a recipient of The Dame Peggy Van Praagh Choreographic Scholarship, The Australian Post Graduate Award (Industry) Scholarship, Helpman and Australian Dance Award nominations and several Victorian Green Room Awards.

In addition to her independent choreographic work, Michelle works as a movement consultant, teacher and choreographer for other artists.