Sarah-Jane Norman for Dance Territories

Dance Territories is Dancehouse’s biennial program presented in association with Melbourne Festival. The innovative premise of Dance Territories, now in its third edition, is to pair an independent Australian with an international artist in a double-bill, creating a multi-disciplinary, cross-cultural dialogue in relation to a shared theme. This year, alumna Sarah-Jane Norman (2012, 2014) presents The River’s […]

Alumni for Public Art Melbourne Biennial Lab

From elaborate and evocative installations to ethereal moments of human connection and release, this suite of temporary new works will reinterpret the Queen Victoria Market; probing its Indigenous, mercantile, migratory and colonial past, while sharing its secrets and celebrating its stories. Featured Next Wave alumni include: Field Theory (featuring Martyn Coutts [2004, 2006], Mish Grigor [2008, […]

Speak Percussion at Melbourne Festival

Speak Percussion make their Melbourne Festival debut this October! For more than a decade, these musical innovators, including NWF 2014 artist Matthias Schack-Arnott, have been exploring the outer limits of sonic endeavour. Now, with The Black of the Star, they find themselves at the edge of all known sound. The Black of the Star (Le Noir […]