dance August 6, 2022

Victory Over the Moon

Nana Biluš Abaffy’s Victory Over the Moon is a capricious but promising work that explores the paradoxes of conflict.

dance July 16, 2022

Burlesque performer and director Moira Finucane

Burlesque performer and director Moira Finucane on creating delight as a political act.

dance June 18, 2022

Bangarra’s Terrain

Bangarra’s vast hymn to Country shows the company has a bright future under incoming artistic director Frances Rings.

dance June 18, 2022


Stephanie Lake’s tour-de-force dance work is a full-blooded celebration of rhythm.

dance May 14, 2022

Buried Tea Bowl – Okuni 2022

Yumi Umiumare’s Buried Tea Bowl – Okuni 2022 gives the traditional Japanese tea ceremony a 21st-century feminist spin.

dance March 26, 2022

Flux Job

Lucy Guerin Inc’s Flux Job is an existential evocation of lockdown, played out on the field of dance.

dance March 19, 2022

Sky Blue Mythic

Angela Goh’s dance work Sky Blue Mythic challenges us to shake off anthropocentric ways of being.

dance February 12, 2022

Yung Lung

Chunky Move’s new dance work, Yung Lung, drops into the ecstatic emptiness at the end of the future.

dance November 20, 2021

2022 Sydney Festival director Olivia Ansell

Sydney Festival’s new director, Olivia Ansell, wants to remind the city of its unruly histories.

dance August 14, 2021

Performance artist Emma Maye Gibson

The latest Betty Grumble show by performance artist Emma Maye Gibson is based on her traumatic experience seeking justice for intimate partner violence.

dance July 17, 2021

Anna Karenina

Yuri Possokhov’s Anna Karenina is a truly 21st-century ballet, moving between hope and despair.