Sol Dans Company is a mix of uniquely talented dancers and actors from all over the world. Our company members have graced the stages of Westend, Hollywood film sets, and featured in music videos. Lead by Melody Squire, Founder and Creative Director, Sol Dans has become one of the leading contemporary dance companys in the UK. Contact us here for further information on booking our company for your next project.
Melody Squire - Founder & Co Artistic Director
American choreographer Melody Squire is known for creating visually stimulating work as well as her innate storytelling ability. Her versatility across dance genres makes her a choreographer in high demand. Melody often forms long-term collaborations with clients who consider her warm nature, efficiency and expertise problem solving skills highly valued.
Melody's most recent credits include: Tiger Bay the Musical, Selfridges, The Corrs, UK Music Video Awards, Fabletics, Fila, World Class Awards (Johannesburg, SA), So You Think You Can Dance UK, and the Dead Moon 3D which was nominated for Best Music Video and Best Short at the LA 3D Film Festival (USA).
For more information about Melody visit www.melodysquire.com
Gregory Apostilidis - Co Artistic Director
Gregory Apostolidis, MA Dance, Dip.D.Ed, PTTLS
Gregory Apostolidis is a graduate from the Victorian College of Arts in Melbourne, Australia with a scholarship to the Alvin Ailey Dance Centre in New York that led to an MA in dance. As a performer he has worked with such prominent choreographers as; Peter Michaels; performing in Thriller, Twyla Tharp, Vincent Paterson and Maurice Bejart. Upon his return to Australia he performed with the Sydney Dance Company (Graham Murphy) before embarking on a career as dance educator and choreographer. Gregory has been leading, training, choreographing and delivering courses successfully for over 23 years. Since arriving to London in 1992, he has worked in several European, American and British institutions such as; Alvin Ailey School, Julliard school, Netherlands Dance, Elmhurst, Hammond, Royal Ballet School, and Royal Academy of Dance. As course leader he has held the post of Director of Education and Training at Performers College, and Masters College. In 2006 he was appointed Course Director and Head of Dance at Italia Conti Academy of theatre Arts and in 2014 was promoted to Vice-Principal. As artistic director and choreographer, Gregory has created numerous pieces of works, for college productions, showcases, Move it exhibition and promotion videos. His work as Director, choreographer and educator within have been highly recognised and praised by, CDMT, Trinity and Ofsted. Gregory is the quality assurance consultant for the Council for Dance, Drama and Musical Theatre (CDMT) and most recently became a subject specialist inspector for Ofsted. Currently, Gregory is a freelance Choreographer, teacher and consultant for the professional dance and musical theatre sector.