Benedicta Valentina

Benedicta (Benny) is a freelance dance artist based in Newcastle and was born in Angola. Benny trained at Dance City which is where she met Nadia Iftkhar and embarked on a mentorship journey with Company of Others. Benny has worked with various companies and performed in Crackle. Dust. in 2019 with Company of Others.
Benny enjoys teaching, reading, drawing, laughing and is currently on the path of rediscovering her wild, gut led and inquisitive side.
Benny hopes that working on Grief Floats will help mend her complex relationship with water.
Grief Floats rehearsals captured by Luke Waddington