Performance Archive

The Recording

13 March 2013 - 16 March 2013

The Recording follows three performers as they prepare for, rehearse and perform a series of scenes that are recorded, re-recorded and transformed through 'full-blown' cinematic soundscapes and emotional, dramatic lighting. In The Recording a rehearsal becomes cinema – but what happens when the scene is over? 

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Life Support

12 March 2013 - 14 March 2013

"In the light of a world's inability to act meaningfully against climate change and the recent introduction of the carbon tax, this work is a critical reflection on what we are and are not doing as individuals, as we wait for our the planet to crumble." Ashley Dyer

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Cannibal & Transit

19 February 2013 - 20 February 2013

Dancehouse and micadanses, in association with the Keir Foundation, presented Matthew Day and Sandra Parker as part of the 2013 Faits d'Hiver Festival edition in Paris.

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2012 Program

17 December 2012 - 31 January 2013

A look back at some of the highlights that Dancehouse provided throughout 2012.

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Name Given. Body Lies

07 December 2012

A dance as an imaginative force of production, where imagination can happen collectively, where we can work together to create different kinds of futures.  

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24 October 2012 - 27 October 2012

Dance Territories is a new Dancehouse curated season. Dance Territories is a way of mirroring the circulation of ideas, of moving bodies and of meaning, a way of echoing resonating works, of translating methods of investigating similar territories from multiple perspectives.

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Rückwärts and Story - No Story

17 October 2012

The highly acclaimed Sacha Waltz rehearsal director and Berlin-based LaborGras collective director Renate Graziadei will perform two solo works at Dancehouse for one night only!

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05 October 2012 - 07 October 2012

Dancehouse presents YOUR WAY! Wild | Wonderous | Dance. Our open season of dance for the Melbourne Fringe Festival

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28 September 2012 - 29 September 2012

Histoires condansées is a performed history of dance which playfully draws out 20th century dance from Fuller to the postmoderns. Danced demonstrations, videos and historical elements intersect to address in a personal, playful and empirical way, the major trends of contemporary dance.

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What's Coming

31 July 2012 - 04 August 2012

What's Coming – A Futures Festival is a wry prophecy for the future of dance and performance comprising of a series of multi-disciplined events presented on a rotating schedule that engage professional artists and community members. 

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