PROFILE

VICKI IGBOKWE

Vicki Igbokwe is a Choreographer, Movement Director, Facilitator and the Founder & Creative Director of Uchenna, a London based touring dance company. Her mission is to Empower, Entertain and Educate through dance and movement, enabling each person she engages with to Think Fierce, Be Fabulous and Live Free Spirited.

Her work in theatre as a Movement Director & Choreographer includes The Woods and A Kind Of People for the Royal Court, Princess and the Hustler and The Gift for Eclipse Theatre, Red Dust Road for the National Theatre of Scotland, Midlife for Diverse City, The Seven Ages of Patience for The Kiln, The Tale of Little Bevan for Pentabus and Provok’d for the Guildhall School of Music and Drama.

As Choreographer for Uchenna, she has created their four touring shows Our Mighty Groove, The Head Wrap Diaries, Hansel and Gretel – A Fearless Dance Adventure and The Head Wrap Diaries – Fierce and Free

Vicki is a Trustee for One Dance UK, the UK Body for Dance and an Associate Consultant at People Make it Work who help cultural organisations and leaders to change and develop.

Internationally, she has worked as a Mass Movement Choreographer for Olympic and Paralympic Ceremonies including London 2012, Sochi 2014, Glasgow Commonwealth Games 2014 and the Islamic Solidarity Games in Baku, Azerbaijan 2017.

She graduated from Middlesex University with a BA in Dance Studies and an MA in Cultural Leadership from City University.