Ruth Childs (born in 1984 in London) is a British-American dancer/performer/singer based in Geneva since 2003, when she arrived to dance with the Junior Ballet of Geneva for two years. Since 2005 she has been working with many different artists including Jean-Marc Heim, Foofwa d'Imobilité, Jozsef Trefeli, Massimo Furlan. Gilles Jobin, La Ribot, Marco Berrettini and Yasmine Hugonnet.
In 2014 she started to develop her own work through performance, film and music and founds her company SCARLETT'S, and her band SCARLETT'S FALL with Stéphane Vecchione (scarlettsfall.com).
Ruth and Stéphane will present their first creation for stage The Golfish and the Inner Tube from April 11 to 15, 2018 at ADC in Geneva.
Alongside her own projects she is working on a series of revivals of her aunt, Lucinda Childs' early work from the 1960s and 70s. Both series of this project are on tour at the moment: Pastime, Carnation, Museum Piece and Calico Mingling/Katema/Reclining Rondo/Particular Reel.