ReadyMade Works is galloping into 2017 with lots of programs, support and residencies for the independent dance and moving arts community in Sydney. We have had fantastic artists in the space rehearsing and making for the upcoming Dance Massive in Melbourne; including Victoria Hunt: Tangi Wai and Rhiannon Newton: Bodies Assemblies. We wish them the very best at the Festival. In March we welcome April Vardy the inaugu
FORM Dance Projects and Riverside Theatres present In Difference, a deeply personal and physical investigation into sexuality, identity and inequality. Concept and design by acclaimed dance artist Craig Bary, In Difference brings together an exceptional artistic team to confront the politically-charged marriage equality debate through tenderness and empathy. Using a delicate blend of breathtaking choreography and int
Be part of FIRST RUN, Sydney! Facilitated by Brooke Stamp and Rhiannon Newton the program is an informal gathering for two artists to share work.This may include initial draft ideas, works in progress, the development of an ongoing practice or an investigation into a particular working methods (such as solo practice, improvisation, collaboration or dance on film). The work shown is between 10 to 15 minutes and is the
Viewpoints Workshop with Laura Sheedy Have you ever wanted to know what the Viewpoints Training is all about or wanted to deepen your existing training? Well check out the Viewpoints workshop we are hosting on the 25 – 26 March 2017. This weekend will offer a fantastic professional development opportunity to get an in-depth look into this unique physical technique. Initially inspired by American modern dancer M
IDC is back for its third year in the ReadyMade Studio. Classes begin this week with the amazing Ivey Wawn; “Class will start with a party, before moving into modes of investigative work with the joints, flesh, muscles and bones, then finding functional patterns toward standing, where we may engage in some toe pointing, galloping, swinging and swaying, before ending in some state of ecstatic party once more.
Led by Tess de Quincey 17–19 FEBRUARY 2016 ReadyMade Works Studio, Ultimo This is a new workshop devoted to the practice of ‘Wind’ that is a significant underlying thread in BodyWeather practice, embodying its essential principles. Previously taught only in her long-term residential intensives, Tess is wanting to impart her knowledge of the complexities of this work and has therefore decided to lead this
Calling all dance and movement makers! ReadyMade Works is very excited to be able to support seven residencies throughout 2017 – offering 10 weeks of free space and a $1,000 honorarium per week to help cover costs whilst in the space. Residencies will be one or two weeks in duration. The residency aims to give dance and movement makers time and space to explore and develop new work. The residency is open to pro
Applications for DirtyFeet’s 2017 Choreographic Lab Program are now open! This is an amazing program for emerging choreographers and RMW is very proud to support this program in 2017. The Choreographic Lab provides a safe environment where early career professionals can come together to explore their creative practice. The Lab builds relationships between artists, facilitates the development of methodology and skills
ReadyMade Works would like to take this opportunity to thank each and every one of you for your support in 2016 and to welcome in a brand spanking new year that will be filled with imagination, dancing and possibility. First up we would like to share some staff changes; Thank-you Linda Luke Our Associate Director Linda Luke has stepped down in this position to focus more on her artistic and teaching practice in 2017.
ReadyMade is excited to announce its three Moving Ideas Residents for 2017 who will be in the studio throughout October. They are Kathryn Puie, Sara Black and Melvin J. Montalbann and Thomas Bradley. Supported by the City of Sydney the program offers three individuals or groups of dance artists a chance to have 50 hours of free space at the ReadyMade Studio and $2000 to assist with costs whilst in the space. We woul