Jamie Pickles (Apprentice)
Jamie trained at Edge Hill University gaining a BA Hons degree in Dance with Aerial Performance. While studying at Edge Hill he was a part of the undergraduate company EdgeFWD, touring nationally as a performer and teacher. Jamie has worked with nationally and internationally acclaimed choreographers including Gary Clark (A Beautiful Hell) Michelle Mann and James Hewison, Stewart Waters and Mark Edwards (Council House Moviestar).
Jamie is also a Freelance Dance Artist, working in a wide range of community and education settings and teaching all ages and abilities. Most recently he has been working with Helen Gould in co-establishing Breakout, a new integrated dance initiative for the North West on behalf of Ludus Dance. Jamie has also worked with Lisa Simpson Inclusive Dance and is a regular Freelance Artist for Ludus Dance.
Jamie has been working with LPM since May 2015 and is looking forward to the opportunities the apprenticeship will bring. Jamie is keen to develop his own choreographic work in the future, whilst also pursuing further training and professional experience in aerial performance.