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KCA - DANCEHOUSE PUBLIC PROGRAM - HOTBED with SARAH MICHELSON

SARAH MICHELSON

CHOREOGRAPHIC LAB

AT LUCY GUERIN INC.

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"This workshop will be a chance for us to spend some time together try to understand what are intentions are in this moment in relation to dance making and choreographic practice."

 

Choreographer SARAH MICHELSON's work has been presented by The Whitney Museum of American Art, MoMA, BAM, PS 122, The Kitchen, The Walker Art Center, Chapter Arts (Cardiff, UK), On the Boards, Venice Biennale, SommerSzene Salzburg, Tanz im August (Berlin) and Zurich Theater Spektakel Festival. She has received three Bessies, 2012 Bucksbaum Award, 2012 Doris Duke Artist Award, 2009 Guggenheim Fellowship, 2008 Foundation for Contemporary Arts Award, 2006 Alpert Award in Dance and Der Foerder prize. Sarah Michelson has created several evening-length works and modular works including her most recent works tournamento (2015) for the Walker Arts Center, 4 for The Whitney Museum of American Art (2014); Devotion Study #3 (work in progress), MoMA for the Some sweet day series curated by Ralph Lemon (2012); Devotion Study #1, The American Dancer, The Whitney Museum of American Art (2012) and  Devotion, which premiered at The Kitchen, New York (2011). Sarah Michelson is a 2016 KCA jury member.

 

Date: APRIL 28 - MAY 1
Time: Thu, Fri, Sun 10am-2pm / Sat 2pm-6pm
Where: Lucy Guerin Inc.
Cost: $60 for the four part-time days

APPLICATIONS CLOSE 5pm MONDAY 21ST MARCH | Places are VERY limited and decided on application ONLY. In order to be considered, you will need to be a Dancehouse member or become one.

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The Keir Choreographic Award Dancehouse Public Program is presented by Dancehouse in partnership with the Victorian College of the Arts at the University of Melbourne, Lucy Guerin Inc. and Deakin University and in association with the 20th Biennale of Sydney.

Dancehouse would like to warmly thank Phillip Keir and the Keir Foundation, Stephanie Rosenthal and Jenny Kinder for making this public program possible.

The 2016 Keir Choreographic Award is presented by Dancehouse, Carriageworks and the Keir Foundation, with support from the Australian Government through the Australia Council for the Arts, its arts funding and advisory body.