Dancehouse

Performance

Dancehouse produces and presents cutting-edge, non-mainstream dance work thus playing a significant role in the development of innovative dance practice and ongoing artistic enquiry. Dancehouse actively supports individual artists, working in diverse modes of physical practice and across different stages of career development. It also gives independent artists access to professional presenting opportunities.

Curated Seasons

Performances presented and co-presented by Dancehouse

BODY ARCHIVES

23 February 2017 - 04 March 2017

The Asia TOPA Dancehouse program considers the interplay between global and traditional forces, placing its focus on the innovation arising out of the past as it connects with contemporary culture. Featuring performances, masterclasses and conversations by Takao Kawaguchi, Pichet Klunchun, Eko Supriyanto and more, the program interrogates memory and body archives, identity, influence and change.

 
TAKAO KAWAGUCHI: ABOUT KAZUO OHNO

25 February 2017 - 26 February 2017

Presented as a part of Asia TOPA, Takao Kawaguchi reconsiders authorship and artistic freedom by recreating the movements of legendary Butoh dancer, Kazuo Ohno.

 
DANCE MASSIVE 2017

14 March 2017 - 26 March 2017

The 2017 Dancehouse Dance Massive program reminds us that dance is, after all, about movement. Not only its presence but also its absence. A full season of performances, workshops and discussions featuring Rhiannon Newton, Sandra Parker, József Trefeli, Prue Lang, Lilian Steiner, Martin Hansen and Claudia La Rocco.

 
RHIANNON NEWTON - BODIED ASSEMBLIES

14 March 2017 - 17 March 2017

Bodied Assemblies is a live investigation of the contemporary ways in which bodies are able to come together. What emerges, through a rigorous and intricately structured series of collective actions, is a distinct vision of our bodies' remarkable capacity for difference and unity.

 
SANDRA PARKER - SMALL DETAILS

15 March 2017 - 17 March 2017

Small Details extends the focus in Sandra Parker's practice on minimal movement and gestural action. The work uses a series of automated kinetic sculptures set against intricately refined choreography.

 

Archives

Non-curated Season

Independently produced performances presented at Dancehouse

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