Capezio Warehouse Sale
Capezio are having a huge warehouse sale this Saturday at their Mornington store. Save up to 90% on clearance and discontinued dancewear and footwear, as well as 15% off all full priced items. There will be free face painting and a jumping castle for the kids, plus a sausage sizzle and more!
Kids can shake it with Shaun Parker & Co.
Kids have the opportunity to shake it with Shaun Parker & Company dancers Marnie Palomares and Eden Petrovski this month at the Sydney Children’s Festival. Located at the Seymour Centre, special one-day workshops are set for Saturday and Sunday, September 27 and 28.
Weave concludes inclusive intensive
In partnership with Arts Access Australia, Dancehouse and the Australia Council, Weave Movement Theatre is currently hosting a professional dance development training series for experienced artists who have a disability. The Inclusive Dance Intensive has met every Sunday for the last month at Dancehouse, Carlton. The intensive will culminate this weekend (September 19–21) in a three-day workshop with Caroline Bowditch.
Bangarra embarks on its largest regional tour
This month, Bangarra Dance Theatre will head out on its largest regional tour yet. As part of its 25th anniversary celebrations, Bangarra will visit regional areas of Australia and will spend time on country with Indigenous communities from September until November – performing in theatres, arts centres, on basketball courts and at beach ampitheatres. The tour follows the company’s highly-acclaimed national tour of Patyegarang that was attended by over 36,500 patrons across Australia.
Blink Dance Theatre's ‘Written on the Body’
Blink Dance Theatre, an independent dance theatre company based in Victoria, has announced its latest work, Written on the Body. Inspired by the life of iconic writer Anais Nin, this visceral new dance theatre work will explore the notion of female identity and the power of literature to both shape and be shaped by our lives. With creative stagecraft, innovative video projection and beautiful physicality, Written on the Body is an immersive celebration. It will be presented September 19, 20 and 25-27 at Shenton Theatre in East Geelong.
Dance Massive seeks EOIs from artists
Dance Massive will open its 2015 performance season in less than six months. By November, 10 choreographers will be chosen to participate in Dance Massive Open Studios, the open rehearsal/showings program that provides artists and choreographers the opportunity to create and to present work. Interested artists are now encouraged to submit their Expressions of Interest (EOIs) for consideration.
Auditions open for Lee Academy Full Time
Lee Academy, founded in 1993 and offering studios in North South Wales, is known as a leader in dance and performing arts education. The academy offers Full Time Dance Courses, including extensive training in concert dance, acrobatics, aerial and musical theatre. Auditions for these courses are by appointment and are now open.
En Pointe Orthotics helps reduce injury
En Pointe Orthotics offers ballet dancers a way to protect their feet without compromising their movement. With their new custom-made silicone inserts, En Pointe Orthotics is transforming the pointe work experience for dancers of all levels. Extensively trialled and approved by leading foot and ankle surgeons, medical professionals and dancers, the insert fits perfectly inside the box of a pointe shoe, providing support, alignment and comfort never before experienced.
Harlequin Floors hints at ‘exciting plans’
Harlequin Floors has confirmed it will be supporting the Australian Dance Awards as a partner for a third successive year alongside Ausdance NSW and the Sydney Opera House. The Awards will take place on Sunday, November 9 when professionals from the Australian dance community gather at the Sydney Opera House. Officials suggest that there are "some exciting plans for the evening!”