Wayne Parsons is a director, choreographer, movement director and facilitator with over 20 years of experience working in the dance and theatre.
VOXED creates compelling genre-led dance-theatre works for physical, digital and outdoor spaces. What drives us is a passion for storytelling, a belief that everyone is creative, and a desire to represent the diverse world we live in through the stories we tell and the people we connect with along the way.
Established in 2013, and led by artistic director Wayne Parsons, alongside associate director Ankur Bahl, VOXED creates experiences that seek to bring people together through creative exchanges that inspire; igniting creativity in the artists, communities and audiences we connect with.
Since establishing VOXED Wayne has guided the company through multiple indoor and outdoor creations through his collaborative and inclusive approach. VOXED has been the recipient of multiple grants and commissions. He has secured partnerships with organisations across the UK including The Place, East London Dance, Swindon Dance, Stephen Joseph Theatre and Pavilion Dance South West. Wayne has secured commissions for VOXED’s work from organisations like BBC Arts, One Dance UK and Arts Council England.
His time as a performer included five years of domestic and international touring with National Dance Company of Wales (NDCWales), three years with Richard Alston Dance Company and Wayne moved to Australia on an invitation by Artistic Director Rafael Bonachela to join Sydney Dance Company. He has also worked with Motionhouse, Mark Bruce Company, Shobana Jeyasingh Dance Company, Alexander Whitley Dance Company, Yorke Dance Project, SmallPetitKlein, Joe Moran Dance, Oguike Dance and performed works by the likes of Jacopo Godani, Itzik Galili, Stephen Shropshire and Stephen Petronio amongst others.