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

2016 PERFORMANCE PROGRAM

July 2016 - December 2016

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WITNESS

13 August 2016 - 27 August 2016

A performance experiment for 20 audience members or witnesses who must commit to their involvement by agreeing to attend all three nights (which together constitute a single performance event).

 
METADATA

09 September 2016 - 10 September 2016

Leading interdisciplinary artists and BodyWeather practitioners, Tess de Quincy (Sydney) and Peter Fraser (Melbourne), present MetaData at Dancehouse—an immersive collaborative performance work comprising two connected pieces in a double bill.

 
THREE AUSTRALIANS IN XAVIER LE ROY'S PARIS "TEMPORARY TITLE"

August 2016 - September 2016

Three Australians perform in Xavier Le Roy's Paris version of TEMPORARY TITLE, 2015.

 
DANCE TERRITORIES

14 October 2016 - 16 October 2016

The 2016 edition of Dance Territories, BORDER LINES, focuses on the relationship of 'body' to 'border', explicitly exploring the impact migration, circulation, invasion and dis-location has had, and continues to have, on personal and cultural identity.

 

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Non-curated Season

Independently produced performances presented at Dancehouse

MELBOURNE FRINGE FESTIVAL

21 September 2016 - 01 October 2016

Melbourne Fringe Festival performances at Dancehouse.

 
ELENA OSALDE - 360 DEGREES OUT OF STILLNESS

02 September 2016

Elena Osalde Trueba's 360 degrees out of stillness explores the feeling of knowing who we are, drawing on the concept of the ultimate state of peace found in stillness.

 
FRINGE 2016 - PAUL JESSEPH BASE HICKMAN - ISM

21 September 2016 - 24 September 2016

Paul Jesseph Base Hickman's Ism takes its concept and inspiration from the 'Mona-ism' gallery exhibition in Hobart Tasmania. This piece was originally performed as a solo work in Singapore and Philippines last year for the Asia International Dance Festival.

 
FRINGE 2016 - DOUBLE BILL - AWKWARD CON-NECTIONS

22 September 2016 - 24 September 2016

Awkward Con-nections is a double bill of contemporary dance which physicalises and questions the social playground of human interactions.

 
FRINGE 2016 - IRINA KUZMINSKY - DANCING WITH DARK GODDESSES

29 September 2016 - 01 October 2016

Inspired by the psychological dance of Anna Pavlova and the free flowing movement of Isadora Duncan Irinushka, Irina Kuzminsky has created a dance and poetry fusion show, Dancing with Dark Goddesses.

 

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