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 […]

Alumni for Experimenta: RECHARGE

RECHARGE is Experimenta’s 6th International Biennial of Media Art, taking over the RMIT Gallery on Swanston St, shining a light on contemporary artists using contemporary tools, whose work is consciously inspired by the past. The exhibition presents works from more than 15 acclaimed Australian and international artists, including 2010 alumna Michaela Gleave. The works on show […]

Rennie McDougall at Sydney Fringe

Alumnus Rennie McDougall (NWF 2012) is making his choreographic debut  in Sydney with yes dance, showing at Sydney Fringe. With a a sold out premiere season at Melbourne Fringe in 2013, yes dance embraces and explodes pop choreography to look deeply into the surface of things.  By magnifying the nuances of a simple dance, yes dance examines the body’s possibility […]

Melbourne Festival Picks

We’re gearing up for a huge Melbourne Festival at NW HQ with heaps of Wavers past and present involved in shows we’re excited to catch! NW alumnus Max Delany curates Reinventing the Wheel: The Readymade Century, a tribute to  a hundred years of ready made art. Bringing together works by over 50 artists – from Duchamp […]

NW Alumni in Melbourne Fringe

The Melbourne Fringe Festival is coming!! This years program is jam-packed with offerings from a host of NW artists past and present NWF 2012 festival hit Blindscape is back to pull you into a dark alternate world, where the boundaries between reality and technology blur. With the help of your iPod Touch, you search for […]

Alumni in BalletLab

NW alumni Matthew Day and Rennie McDougall perform as a part of BalletLab‘s premiere season of And All Things Return To Nature Tomorrow, an immersive, otherworldy performance choreographed by Brooke Stamp and Phillip Adams. Constructed through live art, dance and sound, the performance traverses vibrational energy, utopian impulses and alien abduction. Building on Adams’ passion […]