Name

Harrison Ritchie-Jones

Biography

Harrison Ritchie-Jones 2015

Harrison graduated from the Victorian College of the Arts
 in 2014 with a Bachelor of Fine Arts (Dance). In 2013 he was awarded a Victorian College of the Arts Undergraduate most outstanding Creative Scholarship and performed in Rebecca Hilton’s Groupness and with the Australian Conservatoire of Ballet. Whilst at the VCA he worked with choreographers Rochelle Carmichael, Vivienne Rogis, Anna Smith, Rebecca Hilton, Prue Lang and Stephanie Lake. Harrison attended the 2013 Chunky Move One Body, 
One Career intensive in Countertechnique, Strut Dance’s 2014 and 2015 Gaga Intensive in Perth, studying Ohad Naharin’s (Batsheva Dance Company) Gaga Technique and Strut Dance’s 2015 William Forsythe master workshops learning improvisation and modalities. Harrison has worked closely on projects with Andrew Treloar, a painting Masters graduate from the VCA and Roland Cox a Masters of music graduate. He recently understudied Prue Lang’s Spaceproject in the 2015 Dance Massive. Following Affinity, Harrison is going on to perform in Stephanie Lake’s work Aorta which will be touring to Germany.