two dancers lean back to the left of the image, illuminated by many spotlights at Hofesh Shechter Company's Political Mother performed at Brighton Dome

Hofesh Shechter Company

Resident Company

This game-changing dance group led by the multitalented Israeli choreographer / musician Hofesh Shechter – became Brighton Dome & Brighton Festival’s first resident company in Nov 2008. 

Their dramatic Concert Hall debut (Uprising / In Your Rooms) was followed by back-to-back world premières of two specially-commissioned new works: The Art of Not Looking Back (Brighton Festival 2009) and Political Mother (Brighton Festival 2010). 

Jun 2011 saw In Good Company, an evening of brand-new works choreographed and presented by five HSC dancers. Political Mother was reprised at Brighton Dome in Jan 2012.