Dancehouse

Performance Archive

2018 KEIR CHOREOGRAPHIC AWARD - DANCEHOUSE PUBLIC PROGRAM

12 February 2018 - 24 March 2018

The KCA Dancehouse Public Program accompanies the KCA performance season and is an integral part of this initiative — and of Dancehouse's ongoing commitment to promote dialogue, reflection, accessibility and criticality for the art form, its makers and its audiences.

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AN EVENING OF SOLO WORKS - MEG STUART

23 March 2018 - 24 March 2018

A DANCEHOUSE 2018 KEIR CHOREOGRAPHIC AWARD PUBLIC PROGRAM

Over the past few years, American choreographer Meg Stuart has created several solos, exploring everyday movements and physical conditions. An evening of solo works presents a selection of these former solo works, as well as excerpts from evening-length performances.

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KCA SEMI FINALS PROGRAM TWO

07 March 2018 - 10 March 2018

Keir Choreographic Award Semi Finals - PROGRAM TWO

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2018 KEIR CHOREOGRAPHIC AWARD

06 March 2018 - 10 March 2018

The Keir Choreographic Award (KCA) is a national biennial award dedicated to the commission, presentation, promotion and dissemination of new Australian choreography. The selected artists for 2018 are: Amrita Hepi, Melanie Lane, Bhenji Ra, Nana Biluš Abaffy, Luke George, Lillian Steiner, Prue Lang and Branch Nebula (Lee Wilson and Mirabelle Wouters).

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REPLAY - ESZTER SALAMON

24 February 2018 - 25 February 2018

A DANCEHOUSE 2018 KEIR CHOREOGRAPHIC AWARD PUBLIC PROGRAM

Eszter Salamon questions the power of the gaze of the dancer and audience, and at the same time, the performative body. Is what we see what we get? Is the body a construction of our desire or our fears? What do we expose by exposing our body to the gaze of someone else? This performance is the public outcome of a choreographic lab led by ESZTER SALAMON assisted by Boglàrka Börcsök the week prior.

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KCA SEMI FINALS PROGRAM ONE

06 March 2018 - 10 February 2018

Keir Choreographic Award Semi Finals - PROGRAM ONE

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2017 PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS

01 January 2017 - 31 December 2017

2017 Highlights - Dancehouse in a snapshot

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EKO SUPRIYANTO - SALT

03 November 2017 - 04 November 2017

In SALT Eko Supriyanto engages in a web of relations between his Javanese heritage and the rhythm of the underwater world – a world without gravity where new perspectives emerge. Propelled by the experience of diving beneath the surface, SALT address the rhythm and force of the ocean, which makes up 80% of the Indonesian archipelago. Beneath the surface power relations and identities are levelled.

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OH WELL - PARTS 21, 22 & 23

25 August 2017 - 27 August 2017

Three extended solo improvisations from Andrew Morrish, one of Australia's most experienced and cherished performance improvisers. His tragicomic theatrical world is built through movement and text and generously basted with the spirit of direct communication.

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NEXT WAVE x DANCEHOUSE EOI CALLOUT

06 July 2017 - 07 August 2017

Dancehouse in partnership with Next Wave are seeking expressions of interest from emerging choreographers to be commissioned to create a new work in a non-traditional space in the City of Yarra (outdoor or indoor) that will premiere at Next Wave Festival 2018.

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