Arts House Season One Picks

So Arts House have announced the first half of their 2015 season and its a tasty smorgasbord of artforms, events and talks, featuring 8 world premieres and 3 Victorian premieres. The program also incorporates the dance and choreography summit Dance Massive as well as an Indigenous Choreographers Residency and and an international exchange program. Of course there’s a […]

Alumni for Dance Massive

Dance Massive is an initiative of Arts House, Malthouse, Dancehouse and Ausdance Victoria. It’s also a jam-packed 13 day celebration of dance presenting over 40 curated shows, events and activities, including 14 world premieres. Dedicated to Australian makers, Dance Massive 2015 showcases an incredibly strong group of local choreographers and performers, including, of course, a smattering of Next […]

Score Festival at Performance Space

Things are heating up at Performance Space with Score, a new dance, sound and installation festival taking place from 1 August – 7 September. Featuring some of Australia’s leading choreographers, composers, and performers, Score examines the body in motion, finding spaces where dance, movement and sound come together. There’s also a number of Next Wave alumni on the line-up, including Natalie Abbott, […]

Alumni for Melbourne NOW Solo Series

As part of Melbourne NOW’s crazy ongoing program of events,the NGV presents its February Solo Series, a sweet little snapshot of Melbourne’s contemporary dance scene. Curated by Antony Hamilton (NWF 2008, 2012) , the program takes over both  NGV sites for two weekends in February and features stacks of Next Wave alumni. Natalie Abbott (NWF 2014, 2012), Alisdair […]

Next Wave at Dance Massive

We’re gearing up for a month of amazing dance works with Dance Massive 2013. The program spans a range of venues including Arts House, Dancehouse and Malthouse Theatre and features stacks of past and present NW artists. Natalie Abbott is re-mounting her NWF2012 work Physical Fractals with current kickstart artist Sarah Aiken, and Atlanta Eke […]