declan 3Saturday 16 November. Having trained in Irish Dance for over 15 years, I completed a foundation course at the Northern School of Contemporary Dance and am now in my final year at London Contemporary Dance School. I have presented work at the Royal Ballet's Draft Works and was also presented with the opportuinity to create work on members of the Royal Ballet.

Declan Whitaker received the Peggy Hawkins Scholarship Fund earlier this year in recognition of his choreographic potential.


A duet for male and female examining equality through the play between spectator and subject.

Choreographer: Declan Whitaker
Dancer: Emma Dyverfeldt, Riccardo Tarocco
Music: Ben Frost - Ransom, Extortion, Preventative Measures.

Twitter: @Declan91