Next Wave Board news

After eight wonderful years, today we say thank you and farewell to Next Wave Board member and Deputy Chair, Kath Papas. Chair Janenne Willis says, “Kath has been a great support to myself and an extraordinary contributor to Next Wave. Largely behind the scenes, she has played a key role in the organisation’s stability and growth. […]


Following the critical acclaim of NOW NOW NOW which recently toured to Norway, the Netherlands and Sydney, award winning dancer/choreographer and NW alumni Luke George presents his debut solo work, NOT ABOUT FACE. Stemming from his fascination with the codes of performance, NOT ABOUT FACE questions the nature of the unseen and unspoken agreement between audience […]

Private Dances at Speakeasy

Nat Cursio’s award-winning NWF 2010 keynote project Private Dances is back! Presented by Speakeasy, Private Dances is all about intimate encounters with dance: private performances, tiny spaces and damn good dancing. Audiences are invited to eat, drink, and work their way through a formidable selection of live dance and dance on screen. With a satisfying mix of exquisite work by […]

Now Now Now tour CAC

People seek to be in the moment, yet through the pursuit of this, move further and further away from it. How much of what happens on stage, in real time, is part of the construction? Choreographer and NW alum Luke George explores this idea in his new full length dance performance, NOW NOW NOW at Campbelltown Arts Centre. […]

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 […]