Ruth Douthwright is a dance artist and movement educator. She currently runs programs in local schools, museums and arts organizations with LAIR- London Artist in Residence.
For over a decade Ruth has collaborated in research, practice and education with the International Axis Syllabus community and The Body Braid movement projects teaching internationally in universities, dance schools, companies, conferences and festivals. Graduate from LADMMI- École de danse contemporaine de Montréal with parallel studies in Body Mind Centering & Continuum, continued studies at Laban (London UK), The Body Weather Farm and The Kyoto Arts Centre (Japan).
Ruth danced with ABCDC 2003-2008, L’Inattendue Compagnie 2006-2008, Dasein Dance Theatre 2014-2016. Ongoing research and performance in Ecological Bodying with Strange Strangers Collective: Kevin O’Connor and Billy Douthwright: Caboose 2010, Confluence 2011 re-storying 2014 and Understories 2015.