Sadé Alleyne

Performer and Choreographer
Sadé Alleyne

Sadé Alleyne formally trained as an athlete for Enfield and Haringey. Her first experience of dance was with Hip Hop companies Boy Blue Entertainment and Dance 2Xcess. Sadé trained at the BRITS School (London 2004) and at the Northern School of Contemporary Dance (Leeds 2008). Since graduating Sadé has worked with Tavaziva Dance, IJAD Dance and Vocab Dance Company, both UK and international performances. Sadé has worked as a Performer and Rehearsal Director for companies Ace Dance and Music (Birmingham) and State of Emergency (London) and worked with choreographers Vincent Mantsoe, Luyanda Sidiya, Andlie Sotyia, Douglas Thorpe, Akiko Kitamura and Gregory Vuyani Maqoma.

Sadé joined Akram Khan Company in 2012 on the “Vertical Road” tour and performed with the company at the London 2012 Olympic Games Opening Ceremony, the 2013 production of “iTMOi (in the mind of Igor)”. 2014-2016 she toured the remounted production of “Kaash”. Sadé also leads many workshops internationally as part of A.K.C.T. Sadé was part of the first re-creation of “iTOMi” for Portuguese ballet company CNB. She is also a dancer of Antoine Marc’s Award Winning Independent Film “Descent”, “Remains” and the production “EssE”. Sadé was also a mentor for the competitors for the BBC Young Dancer 2017 competition in London. Sadé joined Wim Vandekeybus in 2017. She is touring ‘Go Figure Out Yourself’ and will Premiere the Companies New Production in Autumn 2018.

In 2014 Sadé and sister Kristina launched ALLEYNE DANCE Company for Performance and Education. The Company have been involved with, Dance Mission (San Francisco, USA), GLL Sportathon (London, UK), B40 Youth Group, Academy of Performing Arts (London, UK), CAT Schemes (London/ Nottingham/ Birmingham/ Manchester/ Leeds), Dance 4 (Nottingham, UK), Bird College (London, UK), debuting at Fontys Dance Academy (Tilburg, NL), CodArts (Rotterdam, Belgium), Open Dutch Convention (Amsterdam), In Love Festival (Toronto), Karlovac Dance Festival (Croatia), HJS Summer Intensive (Amsterdam, NL) CodArts (Rotterdam, NL), Dance Nuclus (Singapore), Dance Strides (Barbados), Danse á La Carte (Montreal, Canada), Deltebre Dansa (Spain), In Love Community (Toronto, Canada), Disha Dance (India) and Impulstanz Festival (Vienna, Austria).

Alleyne Dance current duet ‘A Night’s Game’ has presented short segments of this duet at MOVE IT Dance Festival 2016, Impulstanz 2017, BHM Live UK and WOW festival 2018, and have performed the full version in Toronto, France and Spain. Alleyne Dance received wonderful feedback from their audiences; emotionally touched, charged and inspired.

Alleyne Dance is now completing their European Tour 2018 for ‘A Night’s Game’ and is in creation for their new work; ‘Testimonies’.