DANscienCE Festival

DANscienCE 2015 brought dance Industry professionals together with science ad academic for a festival celebrating the wealth of science behind the moving body. Within this context we presented Transcendental Hand Pas de deux Which is a Live Art Experience and was in collaboration with Silke Mehler Massage Therapist and Performer Transcendental Hand Pas De Duex facilitates…

ALT – a mini festival of contemporary performance

ALT Raw.Dark.Unusual. A mini-festival of contemporary performance. Set at the Kirra Hill lookout, boasting the best beach views in the Gold Coast, is the most affordable community hall in the region and our most recent artistic haven for the development of a short work featuring in ALT. The overall image and world of the movement…

Time Capsule – development

Exciting times for the Arts in the Gold Coast as Director and Producer Kate Shearer sets up a new production company, SEEINGplace. Time Capsule is the company’s premiere work set to present in October 2016 in a series of empty shops in the heart of Southport. I was fortunate to work on the first creative…

The FARM – a studio on the beach

The sun was shining on me this May as I was welcomed by the first Gold Coast professional dance company, The Farm, to join a creative development on Coolangatta beach. Two weeks of dancing in the sand and sun and learning from the artistic process of some of Australia’s finest makers and performers was priceless…

Ginkgo at Circling the Brink in the PAVE Festival

Ginkgo: one of the oldest living tree species, a poetic idea relating oneness to duality, a therapeutic plant with plenty of applications – one of them being the promotion of blood circulation, another the curing of memory loss.   ‘Ginkgo’ is the guide to the creative relationship between the 3 dance performers Silke Mehler (Amsterdam,…

Splash Adelaide

Splash Adelaide Bicycle Powered Pop Up Dance Splash Adelaide commissioned The Human Arts Movement to liven the North Terrace landscape during the bustling lunchtime foot traffic of Adelaide university ‘O’ week and the Adelaide Fringe. The Human Arts Movement collaborated with Point A Parkour practitioners to produce their most physically thrilling performance yet. Several weeks…

Tour Down Under Glenelg Street Party

After successfully generating the electricity to power LED lights from bicycle pedal power for ‘The Closet Activist’ showing at the Adelaide Festival Theatre, I proposed to the Glenelg City Council that the same system could power the music for a street performance during the Tour Down Under 2015. After an electrical engineer from an automation…