5 Questions - Ruth Janssen

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  • 14 August 2008

This article is from 2008.

Scottish Dance Theatre

As Scottish Dance Theatre lights up the Fringe with its superb double-bill of dynamic contemporary works, dancer Ruth Janssen faces the music

5 words to sum up the Scottish Dance Theatre style

Diverse, edgy, fresh, emotional, audacious.

4 reasons people should see your Fringe show

Because it's life-affirming, inspiring, uplifting and quality guaranteed.

3 things you enjoy most about playing the Fringe

Being part of a hugely celebratory and experimental performance community. Being inspired by all different genres of theatre. I love watching the way the arts can invigorate and energise an entire city on a moment to moment basis.

2 dance shows are you looking forward to seeing at the Fringe

Inbetween by Willi Dorner at Dance Base and The Cholmondeleys and the Featherstonehaughs present Dancing on your Grave at the Assembly Rooms.

1 thing dancing makes you feel


Scottish Dance Theatre, Zoo Southside, 662 6892, until 24 Aug (not 18), 6.30pm, £10 (£8).

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