I am currently in the  final-year of  a practice research doctorate at the University of Chichester Dance department.

My research interests include: (im)mobility, agency, unsteady states, choreo-political-dramaturgy, choreopolicing, cultural theory, politics of performance, turbulence, displacement, precarity, Thirdspace, gentrification, and hip hop dance artists in the space of UK dance/theatre.

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Conference Papers

2017 'Moving Politically: Urban gentrification and Hip Hop Dance Theatre' at PoP Turns 10: Celebrating the Popular, Practicing the Urban' conference at the University of East London, 18th November 2017

2017 'Moving Politically: A turbulent approach' presented at Theorising  the Popular Conference at Liverpool Hope University 21st - 22nd June 2017.

2016 'Unsteady State' - Hip Hop Dancers in the Space of UK Theatre', presented at
Artists for Artists, London, October 14th, 2016.

2015 'Contemporary Negotiations: Dramaturgy, Turbulence and Breaking Conventions with UK Hip Hop Dancers in the Space of Theatre',  presented at
Institutions, Performance, Politics Conference, Athens, September 24th -28th, 2015

2015 'Breakin’ Convention: Contemporary negotiations in UK Hip Hop dance theatre', presented at
This Body of Work - Dance Research Conference, University of Chichester, June 18th, 2015

2015 'Breakin’ Convention: Contemporary negotiations in UK Hip Hop dance theatre', presented at
Moving Forward - PoP Moves Emerging Scholars Symposium. Kingston University, London, March 28th, 2015

1994 'Physical Theatre: Misnomer or Maxim', presented at
University of Singapore, October 26th, 1994


Book Chapters

Sadot, P., (2017) 'Breakin’ Convention: Contemporary negotiations in UK hip hop dance theatre' in Fogarty, M. Kai Johnson, I (eds), Oxford Book of Hip Hop Dance Studies, London: Routledge, (forthcoming)

Sadot, P., (2017) I'm still looking for unknowns all the time: the forward (e)motion of northern soul dancing in Wall, T, Smith, N, Raine, S (eds), Northern Soul Scene, Sheffield: Equinox, (forthcoming)  https://www.equinoxpub.com/home/northern-soul/


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