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Claire Russ has created choreography for stage, film, television, cabaret, opera/operetta, animated film and the fashion world.

Credits include:-

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2007 'The Garden' - Site Specific commission for Norwich City Centre from Norfolk Dance Agency.
2006 Miniatora - for CandoCo Dance Company and Greenwich and Docklands Festival.
2005 Assistant Artistic Director CandoCo Dance Company, London including Artistic Coordination of Spaces Between' dance films with the Southbank Centre to mark the redevelopment of the Royal Festival Hall .
2003 'ROCK' inaugurated by Professor Colin Blakemore FRS. In collaboration with Alsop Architects and Queen Mary University, London.
2003 'The Waiting Room' Anjali Dance Company. National tour and Lillian Baylis Theatre, Sadlers Wells, London.
2002 'Dream Dance'' for Charter 88 at Hampstead Theatre - music by Daryl Runswick.
2002 'CODE' - created at DanceEast, performed at Richmond Festival and ICA, London.


2008 'Frankenstein' - YMT(UK), The Cochrane Theatre, London, Dir. Nick Stimson.
'The Mothers Bones' (Movement Direction) - Solo performance by Kath Burlinson - Edingburgh Festival hit 2007.

'Gasping' by Ben Elton, Haymarket Theatre, Basingstoke , Dir. Paul Jepson.

2004 'Mary Stuart' by Fredrich Von Schiller, Derby Playhouse, Dir. Usma Hameed.
2004 'The Murder Game' by James Farwell, Her Majesty's Theatre London (studio) Dir. Paul Jepson.
2004 'Pride and Prejudice' Dir. Sue Goodman Good Company
2003 'The Provoked Wife' by John Vanburgh, Southwark Playhouse, Dir. Paul Jepson.
2003 'As You Like It' by William Shakespeare, Bridewell Theatre, London. Dir. Sue Parrish.
2002 'Cherished Disappointments in Love', Soho Theatre, London, with Les Dennis and Janet Susman. Dir. Sue Parrish
2002 'Big Boys Don't Cry', Negative Equity Theatre Company, national tour and Pleasance, London.
2001 'Sweet Dreams' (on life of Freud), Sphinx Theatre Company, Chelsea Centre Dir. Sue Parrish.

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Opera & Musical Theatre:

2007 National Auditions - YMT(UK) - Dir. Nick Stimson MD Conor Mitchel.
2006 Frankenstein - Plymouth Theatre Royal - YMT(UK) Dir. Nick Stimson, MD - Jimmy Jewel.
2005 'Red Hunter' Dir. Vernon Mound, MD Tim Sutton, for YMT( UK )
2003 'Cinderella', Royal Theatre Northampton, Dir. Simon Godwin.
2002 Apprentice to Stuart Hopps. 'The Silver Tassie' Mark Anthony Turnage, English National Opera. Dir. Bill Bryden.
1998 'The Mikado' Bolton Octagon Theatre, Dir. Andrew Farrell.


2002 Assistant to Stuart Hopps on BAFTA Winning film 'The Red Peppers' Dir. Dominique Santana.
2002 'Tuesday' short film Dir. Morris Baumann.
1998 'Candy', Elysian Films, Dir. Tony Fabien, nominated in short film category at Cannes Film Festival.


2002 Gatecrashers 2' Episode 11, 'The Triangle' Broadcast ITV2, November 2002.


2006 Choreography for RSA JOY for Bulldog Broadband "Gate" TV Commercial Dir. Mehdi Norowzian.
2006 Choreography for RSA JOY for Dove TV Commerical Dir. Mehdi Norowzian.


2003 'Bound to Bond' Cabaret for BP Corporation.
2004 'A Night at the Opera'.

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2000 'VeilSAFE' with visual artist Caroline Broadhead, performed by Matthew Hawkins - (see Working the Boundaries article in Writing and Living).


2002 L'Oreal Colour Trophy, national touring hair show.
2001 Headmasters National Show, Wimbledon Theatre.
1997 Saatchi Gallery, Charity fashion show.


1997 Sir Paul McCartney 'Tropic Island Hum'; an animated film.

Private Events:

2002 Banquet given by Chef Anton Mosimann and Herzog & de Meuron at Swiss Centre, London.

For touring contemporary works - see Touring.

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