Performance Archive

Dance Screen Retrospective 1985-2010

23 March 2013 - 24 March 2013

Dance screen Retrospective 1985-2012 is a 65 minute program of short dance screen works by celebrated Australian choreographer and director Tracie Mitchell.

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24 March 2013

A living exhibition of a 50 solos ripped from the internet and interpreted by a diverse group of young Victorians, WeTubeLIVE is a performed response to the internet phenomenon YouTube.

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dance for the time being - Southern Exposure

19 March 2013 - 21 March 2013

dance for the time being - Southern Exposure refuses language and explores audience empathy through the relationship between the quotidian and the performative.

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17 March 2013 - 19 March 2013

"Intermission unfolds as if from the dark night of a dancer's soul ... a dark pleasure, its grim beauty born of its curious suggestiveness and a relentless wave structure." RealTime

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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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