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Dance Sites- NEXT STAGES WORKSHOPS

BY Dancehouse | 03-Jul-2014
Dancehouse presents NEXT STAGES the third phase of Dance Sites, a multi-year artist mobility project supporting three choreographers Australia-wide. NEXT STAGES opens the studio door for a three-day program combining skills development workshops, work in progress showings and networking sessions with a view to build capacity for independent makers. The workshops investigate a range of subjects at the core of the Dance Sites program: Making New Dance Work, Working with a Producer, Building and Understanding a Production/Touring Budget and Working in Regional Australia.

Dancehouse presents NEXT STAGES the third phase of Dance Sites, a multi-year artist mobility project supporting three choreographers Australia-wide. NEXT STAGES opens the studio door for a three-day program combining skills development workshops, work in progress showings and networking sessions with a view to build capacity for independent makers. The workshops investigate a range of subjects at the core of the Dance Sites program: Making New Dance Work, Working with a Producer, Building and Understanding a Production/Touring Budget and Working in Regional Australia.

Highly informative and practical, these in depth workshops and discussions provide invaluable information for the independent dance maker. Guest speaks include: Michaela Coventry, Britt Guy, Gerard Van Dyk and Margie Medlin. Check the website for more information on the workshops and how to book: http://www.dancehouse.com.au/development/research/researchdetails.php?id=94 Launched in 2012 by long-time collaborators Dancehouse Melbourne, Critical Path Sydney and STRUT Perth, DANCE SITES is a unique network whose purpose is to generate the right conditions that foster creativity and longevity for independent dance works, development of their makers and connection with other peers and new audiences in Australia.