Liara Barussi

Artistic director at Jukebox Collective

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Through our unique collaborative approach, we use the universal narrative of dance to empower, connect and transcend barriers. We connect our different strands, aligning our community work with our agency to ensure a vibrant, inclusive, relevant creative culture.

Liara Barussi is the founder and artistic director of Jukebox Collective. Her vision is rooted in collaboration, and exploring the concept of dance as a language for inspirational story-telling.

As a performance consultant, she has performed, curated, advised and taught, largely through the medium of dance, but also delving into other creative disciplines including producing, event management, choreography, art direction and idea realisation. As well as producing high class work for film and on stage, Liara delivers powerful, inspiring education and artist development work that has been recognised internationally. She has mentored and taught workshops extensively across the UK, India, USA, Morocco and throughout Europe.

Liara has created theatre work and received commissions from numerous organisations including Breakin Convention BBC, S4C, the BRIT Awards and has worked in partnership with record la- bels, advertising agencies, fashion brands and music artists including Madonna, Grand Master Flash and Aluna George.

Company Name: 
Jukebox Collective
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Artistic Director