Works on Grass

Works on Grass, is a visually hypnotic, multi media reflection of landscapes, tradition and ritual.  Taking inspiration from visual artist Georgia O’Keefe and photographer Alfred Stieglitz, the artists explore the relationship between women and land.
Collaborating with filmmakers Simon Clode and Marc Heatley, Joanna presents her exquisitely detailed choreography along side a series of images by photographer Iain Payne.

Concept & Choreography by Joanna Young, Photography by Iain Payne, Performed by & devised with Belinda Neave & Iain Payne, Camera & Technical by Simon Clode & Marc Heatley, mentored by Sean Tuan John, Lighting by Dan Young.  Works on Grass was originally created during ‘Dance 4 Camera’, a training course run by Welsh Independent Dance

‘Beautiful’ Audience member at WDP
‘Absolutely beautiful! What a wonderful arrangement- it
fitted together perfectly! Thank you.’

— Audience member at WDP


Performed at Chapter Arts Centre as part of the Wales Dance Platform, Dance Days festival, Swansea and The Art Shop & Gallery, Abergavenny.


  • Concept & Choreography Joanna Young
  • Performed by & devised with Belinda Neave & Iain Payne
  • Camera & Technical Simon Clode & Marc Heatley
  • Mentored by Sean Tuan John