Intimacy goes International

By Kristian Pellissier, 14 August 2014

Blog

Intimacy goes International

By Kristian Pellissier, 14 August 2014

Blog

'Do you express your most intimate thoughts on social media? How vulnerable do you allow yourself to be in a public forum? New dance theatre work Intimacy by Torque Show is taking intensely private experiences and making them very public, as part of the Malthouse'....

Australian artists are HOT in Glasgow

By Fiona Mackrell, 28 July 2014

Dance

Australian artists are HOT in Glasgow

By Fiona Mackrell, 28 July 2014

Dance

'In the lead up to this month’s Commonwealth Games and as part of Scotland’s year long Culture 2014 program, Glasgow experimental art space Tramway presented HOT, a f'....

The Producers – Britt Guy

By Kristian Pellissier, 18 July 2014

Dance

The Producers – Britt Guy

By Kristian Pellissier, 18 July 2014

Dance

'To recognise the invaluable role of producers, Program Officer for Dance Kristian Pellissier asked three producers – Kath Papas, Jennifer Leys and Britt Guy - to talk about their role and the artists and projects they represent.  In this, the final instalment, we talk to Britt Guy: an independent curator and producer working with ....

The Producers – Jenifer Leys

By Kristian Pellissier, 16 July 2014

Dance

The Producers – Jenifer Leys

By Kristian Pellissier, 16 July 2014

Dance

'To recognise the invaluable role of producers, Program Officer for Dance Kristian Pellissier asked three producers – Kath Papas, Jenifer Leys and Britt Guy - to talk about their role and the artists and projects they represent.  In this, the second instalment, we talk to Independent Performing Arts Producer Jenifer Leys. Jenifer is currently working with three artists includ'....

The Producers – Kath Papas

By Kristian Pellissier, 14 July 2014

Dance

The Producers – Kath Papas

By Kristian Pellissier, 14 July 2014

Dance

'To recognise the invaluable role of producers, Program Officer for Dance Kristian Pellissier asked three producers – Kath Papas, Jenifer Leys and Britt Guy - to talk about their role and the artists and projects they represent.  In this, the first instalment, we talk to Kath Papas, Creative Producer at Kath Papas Productions.  Kath is wor'....

Garrmalang Festival and our cultural surplus

By Hannah Donnelly, 21 May 2014

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander arts

Garrmalang Festival and our cultural surplus

By Hannah Donnelly, 21 May 2014

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander arts

'Cultural festivals are a powerful space for supporting local community governance structures and participation in decision-making, and a stimulating new festival recently held in Darwin is doing just that.The Garrmalang Festival is the first major Indigenous festival of its kind in Darwin and the first ever Indigenous festival to be held at the....

Australian Youth Dance Festival 2014

By Kristian Pellissier, 29 April 2014

Blog

Australian Youth Dance Festival 2014

By Kristian Pellissier, 29 April 2014

Blog

'Since 1997, the Australian Youth Dance Festival (AYDF) has provided an opportunity for the voice of youth artists to be gathered together, nurtured, shared and celebrated. In South Australia for the first time, Renmark played host to ninety-five youth participants from ages fifteen to twenty-six, from 10 – 16 April. Attende'....

Finding Peace – MOKUY by Gary Lang NT Dance Company

By Kristian Pellissier, 14 April 2014

Dance

Finding Peace – MOKUY by Gary Lang NT Dance Company

By Kristian Pellissier, 14 April 2014

Dance

'Gary Lang NT Dance Company is a powerful connecting force in the Northern Territory, providing opportunities for artists and audiences to explore subject matter that resonates deeply within the community.  Bringing together a unique blend of places, voices and cultures, Gary Lang’s latest work MOKUY, presented by '....

Home is where the Hall is

By Kristian Pellissier, 13 March 2014

Dance

Home is where the Hall is

By Kristian Pellissier, 13 March 2014

Dance

'As a primary meeting point, halls often carry the heart and collective memory of communities, written on their walls and embedded in their foundations. For over 22 years, Stompin have been creating site-specific performances from their base in Launceston, Tasmania, presenting dance in unique and engaging ways. Stompin Artistic Director '....