Welcome to ‘theMiddletonCorpus’

‘theMiddletonCorpus’ is the collective body of work created by West Yorkshire-born artist Anthony Middleton.

Anthony is passionate about creating high quality art, combining contemporary dance and acrobatics, both in theatrical and unconventional performance spaces  for wide-ranging audiences both in the UK and internationally.


"I think of myself as a sculptor who works with the moving body." - Anthony Middleton

Latest News

  • NEW CREATION begins, with exciting partnerships!


    Anthony will be heading back into the studio, with his team of performers, beginning in August, embarking upon the creative process of new work 'Without End'. The work is being created with the support of partnering organisations Northern School of Contemporary Dance (Leeds), Dance City (Newcastle) and the Lowry (Salford). 

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  • Exciting meetings with future collaborators


    Anthony and artistic advisor, Isabel, have been meeting up with exciting collaborators, Jered Sorkin (Film composer) and Trudi Entwistle (Landscape architect/ visual artist), for the companies next creative venture. Keep checking the website, follow us on twitter or join the Facebook group to keep an eye on the developments.

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  • Anthony creates new work for 'Centre of Advanced Training' (CAT) Students at Northern School of Contemporary Dance


    This week, Anthony has been working hard in the studio with the fantastic 'Yorkshire Young Dancers' on the CAT Scheme programme at the Northern School of Contemporary dance, creating a new short work. The piece will be featured in an upcoming CAT performance platform, as well as at their end...

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Upcoming Events

  • 03/10/2015


    The Lowry, Salford Quays (Salford)

    The company will be presenting their new work 'Without End' in an evening of work titled 'the Future', featuring works from choreographers from the North alongside work from members of Rambert Dance Company. The event is specially organised through a partnership between 'the Lowry' and 'Rambert Dance Company'. 

  • 25/09/2015


    The Riley Theatre, Northern School of Contemporary Dance (Leeds)

    Part of 'Northern Connections', theMiddletonCorpus will be presenting their newest work-in-development, 'Without End' (created with support from Northern School of Contemporary Dance (Leeds), The Lowry (Salford) and DanceCity (Newcastle)).