Beyond Technique at Bundanon

By Kristian Pellissier, 6 August 2013

Dance

Beyond Technique at Bundanon

By Kristian Pellissier, 6 August 2013

Dance

'Bundanon Trust has a long tradition as a creative hub for artists across all disciplines through its artist in residence program.  This July Philip Channells, Creative Director of Dance Integrated Australia, was appointed an Ambassador of the Artist in Residency '....

Small Island: Big Island at Dublin Dance Festival

By Sophie Travers, 1 August 2013

Arts Development

Small Island: Big Island at Dublin Dance Festival

By Sophie Travers, 1 August 2013

Arts Development

'Dublin Dance Festival is the highlight of the contemporary dance calendar in Ireland and this year the festival featured a long weekend of Australian work in an initiative titled, Small Island: Big Island.Julia Carruthers, Director of the festival had visited APAM '....

Becky Hilton’s thoughts on her new project HELLO

By Becky Hilton, 19 July 2013

Blog

Becky Hilton’s thoughts on her new project HELLO

By Becky Hilton, 19 July 2013

Blog

'HELLO is a long distance dance project and  international collaboration between Australian choreographer Becky Hilton and the Hermosillo (Mexico) based dance company Producciones La lagrima. The dancers utilise YouTube, skype, Fac'....

Theatrical ability

By Jenna Hand, 15 July 2013

Dance

Theatrical ability

By Jenna Hand, 15 July 2013

Dance

'It’s two hours until Ganesh Versus the Third Reich opens at Paris’s Grande Halle de la Villette and artistic director Bruce Gladwin is rallying the cast for a warm-up soccer match behind the stalls. Nearby, black-clad stagehands vacuum the sparse set and tape electrical cords to the floor of the stage that has already seen a dress rehearsal today, before an unexpecte'....

Emerging dance artist Matt Shilcock talks about his JUMP mentorship experience

By Matt Shilcock, 12 July 2013

Blog

'I believe receiving a JUMP Mentorship, an initiative of the Australia Council delivered with 2013 industry partner Next Wave, quite a privilege. JUMP provides the opportunity for early career arts practitioners to be mentored by established professionals to produce a creative project, exch'....

Dance is ice hot in Scandinavia

By Sophie Travers, 13 February 2013

Dance

Dance is ice hot in Scandinavia

By Sophie Travers, 13 February 2013

Dance

' In December 2012, five Australian delegates were supported by the IETM-Australia Council Collaboration Project and Dance Info Finland to travel to Helsinki to meet their Finnish partners and plan for a series of exchange projects from 2013-15. The visit was timed to coincide with the biennial ....

Massive month of dance in Melbourne

By Harriet Cunningham, 12 February 2013

Dance

Massive month of dance in Melbourne

By Harriet Cunningham, 12 February 2013

Dance

'Two weeks. Fourteen shows. Hundreds of dancers. Thousands of steps.This March, Dance Massive returns to Melbourne for a fortnight of Australian contemporary dance. There are new works, including the final piece of Matthew Day’s solo trilogy, Intermission, and ....

Dance dialogues: Carin Mistry and Jeff Khan on the 2013 National Dance Forum

By Harriet Cunningham, 7 February 2013

Dance

'In 2011 the Australia Council, with Ausdance National, presented the first National Dance Forum. The event was completely booked out. Next month the two organisations present the much anticipated ....

Fellows Focus – Lee Serle

By Fiona Mackrell, 6 February 2013

Australia Council

Fellows Focus – Lee Serle

By Fiona Mackrell, 6 February 2013

Australia Council

'It’s quiet in Melbourne in the middle of January. The surplus of parking space in West Melbourne suggests everyone’s still at the beach but at the Lucy Guerin studio, dancer and emerging chorographer, Lee Serles is spending two weeks developing a new solo work. In this former church hall, the atmosphere is meditative. The movement he is creating is intricate and graceful, s'....