Congratulations to all nominees and winners of the 2015 Australian Dance Awards but an special congratulation goes to Nelly Benjamin for best Choreography. What an amazing talent Nelly is and to do what she does as an independent mover and shaker – with all the highs and seriously hard work that go with being independent. A big yay to Nelly and a big shout out for all independent dancers, movers and makers R
RMW is looking to support 2 x solo dance artists in October 2015 with 40 hours of space and a $1000 fee. The aim of the residency is to give the artist time and space to explore a new dance or movement idea. Who can Apply: Professional emerging or established dancers or dance makers You are a resident of NSW You are available for the showing on the 30th October 2015 Closes: 5pm 18th September 2015 Successful artists
To celebrate DANCENDENTS and the Masterclass Series at ReadyMade Works, each week we are profiling one of the incredible artists that we have on board to share their skills, passion and moving ideas! This week we chatted to Gavin Clarke, independent dancer, choreographer, musician and avid contact improvisor. We asked him five questions about art, life and inspiration; RMW: Can you tell us bit about what you are work
To celebrate DANCENDENTS and the upcoming Masterclass Series at ReadyMade Works, each week we will be profiling one of the incredible artists that we have on board to share their skills, passion and moving ideas! This week we chatted to Narelle Benjamin, independent dancer, choreographer and current Australia Council for the Arts Dance Fellow. We asked her five questions about art, life and inspiration; RMW: Can you
Expression of Interest for DirtyFeet’s upcoming Choreographic Lab program is now open with Choreographers Aly Firbank and Ivey Wawn go to http://www.dirtyfeet.com.au/choreographic-lab for all the information or email firstname.lastname@example.org, due 17 August.
To celebrate DANCENDENTS and the upcoming Masterclass Series at ReadyMade Works, each week we will be profiling one of the incredible artists that we have on board to share their skills and interest. First cab of the rank is the wonderful Kristina Chan, independent dancer, maker and avid dance supporter. We asked her a five questions about art, life and inspiration; RMW: Can you tell us bit about what you are working
Check out the new timetable for upcoming Independent Dance Classes at ReadyMade Space. All classses run on Tuesday mornings 10 – 11:30 and there will be Pilates classes starting soon with Fiona Malone……so stay tuned! If you would like more information about IDC contact Patricia Wood on patricia_w_wood@hotmail.
PRESSING BETWEEN NOW AND THEN Two sides of the city ignite for DANCENDENTS, a new dance program of performances, masterclasses and events. Bold and not one bit conventional, DANCENDENTS hosts the Sydney premiere of two remarkable dance works – Rhiannon Newton’s Assemblies for One Body and Leah Landau’s Summer Bone – alongside performance installation Drawn to Move by Flatline, at PACT centre for emerging artists. Cro
FORM Dance Projects is excited to present their newest professional dance class program Dance Every Day, curated by Miranda Wheen. Dance Every Day is a month-long series of daily classes designed to give independent dancers a chance to hone their skills by working with experienced professional teachers with highly developed dance techniques. The teachers for the first program, which runs throughout July, are Brooke S
AN HOUR WITH KAY Don’t miss the fabulous Kay Armstrong’s new solo at the Old 505 Theatre, Tues June 30 – Sat July 4 (8pm) & Sun July 5 (7pm). Kay was one of ReadyMade Work’s recipients for the Moving Ideas Solo Residency Program 2014 and now she’s ready to rock n roll with her brand new one woman show. Here’s a little something Kay wrote: ‘Someone told Kay once tha