Lucy Suggate is a dance artist based in the UK, recognised for her articulate and engaging solo performances. Since 2006 her work has continued to gain visibility on national and international platforms. In 2006 her piece Postcard was selected for the final of The Place Prize. In 2007 Lucy was invited to join Daghdha Dance as an Artist in Residence at their unique performance church in Limerick, Ireland. A unique opportunity to work with Choreographer Michael Klien and a three-year research and development into Dance and Choreography followed. Lucy has since produced a body of work including installations and solo work which continue to be performed around Europe, most notable are; Rencontres de Choregraphique in Paris, Es Terni and Prato in Italy, Rote Fabrik in Zurich and Dance Base in Edinburgh.
In 2013/14 Lucy became a Modul Dance Artist, supported by Mercat, Graner, Dansehallerne, BoraBora and Arts Council England Artist international development fund, to produce a durational solo that went on to inform her current work pilgrim. pilgrim has been presented internationally at Seoul International Dance Festival, Sonar Festival, Nottingham Contemporaries for NOTTDANCE 15 and the Solo Tanz Festival. Recent collaborations include working with Rosemary Butcher on Secrets of the Open Sea, Test Pieces and Wendy Houston’s stupid Women. Lucy is currently embarking on period of research into Trance and Dance produced by Dance4.