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McOnie Company is crowdfunding

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Weʼre raising £10,000 to create funds for members of the freelance dance community hardest hit by the Covid-19 pandemic.

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The McOnie Company is joining forces with Paul Taylor Mills to raise money for freelance artists hard hit by the Covid-19 pandemic. The fund for freelance dancers is being specifically launched with members of the dance community as its primary focus.

The McOnie Company has long prided itself on being a company created by dancers for dancers, and now we need your help. Any donation, big or small, will go directly to the artists that need it the most. Life as a dancer is uncertain at the best of times and we are determined to make those feeling alone in the current climate a little less lonely. Dancers give so much of themselves to this industry and its time to give back.

All funds raised here will be handled as part of the Funds For Freelancers (FFF) set up by Paul Taylor-Mills and the Turbine Theatre. The distribution of these funds will be managed by their senior board members Helen Clarkson, Sasha Regan, Sita McIntosh and Paul Taylor Mills.

If you are a member of the dance community in need of financial support, all you need to do is email submissions@paultaylormills.com with the subject ‘Fund For Freelance Dancers’ and a few sentences about your situation. All emails are completely confidential and no information will be passed through the McOnie Company or their artistic management. The board will draw funds every ten days depending on how fundraising efforts are going and will prioritise donations at their discretion.

Be sure to follow the company on Instagram and Twitter to take advantage of the many community driven events we have coming up.

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    33

    • Sue Heighton

      Sue Heighton

      Apr 4, 2020

      £30.00

    • Zoë h

      Zoë h

      Apr 4, 2020

      £20.00

    • Industry Minds

      Industry Minds

      Apr 3, 2020

      Thank you so much for the classes and for all you are doing. From all of us at Industry Minds x

      £238.50

    • Anonymous

      Anonymous

      Apr 2, 2020

      Thank you xxx

      £10.00

    • Clare Jennings

      Clare Jennings

      Apr 1, 2020

      Sending love to artists getting us through this and support for those that need it

    • Dan Ellison

      Dan Ellison

      Apr 1, 2020

      Loved being apart of In the Heights, even if it was only for an hour in the living room. Thank you Drew. Good luck with the funding.

      £10.00

    • Anonymous

      Anonymous

      Apr 1, 2020

      Thanks for the class!!

      £5.00

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    The McOnie Company is the hot-blooded dance company with 'Rock and Rollswagger' (The Observer). The company is led by Olivier Award winning director and choreographer Drew McOnie, whose work has been described as having 'the explosive feel of barely contained ecstasy'

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