The Challenge of Janis Claxton - A Tribute

The Challenge of Janis Claxton - A Tribute

These are hard words to hear from a friend. They’re certainly not the sort of words an arts journalist might expect to hear spoken by an artist from her death-bed, but then my relationship with the late, Brisbane-born but Edinburgh-based dancer, choreographer, and producer Janis Claxton wasn’t necessarily typical of what commonly transpires between two people occupying professional roles that some might (typically and erroneously, in my opinion) view as combative.

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