Born Today: Dave Toole

Dancer Dave Toole (1964–2020) was born with sacral agenesis and he had his legs amputated at the age of 18 months. After working at the Post Office for almost a decade, Toole began studying dance at the Laban Centre in London. Toole joined the Candoco Dance Company in London, one of the first multi-ability dance companies, co-founded by Celeste Dandeker (c.1952-) in 1991, herself a quadriplegic. He…