dance   September 9, 2023

Sydney Dance Company’s Ascent

Sydney Dance Company’s thrilling triptych Ascent showcases three very different approaches to choreography.

dance   August 26, 2023

Choreographer Michelle Ryan

When Michelle Ryan was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis, she thought her dance career was over – it instead led her to a richer understanding of what dance could be.

dance   August 5, 2023

Hustle Harder

Adam Linder’s latest exploration of dance in a gallery space, Hustle Harder, is deliberately designed to prompt the gaze of Instagram.

dance   July 29, 2023

ATI: A Dance Reckoning of Truth, Place and Belonging

NAISDA’s new production explores the systemic inequality faced by Indigenous Australians.

dance   June 24, 2023


The Australian Ballet’s Identity brings together contemporary Indigenous dance and classical ballet in an inspiring double bill.

dance   June 17, 2023

Florentina Holzinger’s TANZ

Florentina Holzinger’s ecstatic dance work TANZ is a standout in Melbourne’s winter Rising festival. It is a wild, confronting meditation on care, permission and desire.

dance   May 6, 2023

Burrbgaja Yalirra 2

From maps of Country to ancient gods, Marrugeku’s showcase of new dance works, Burrbgaja Yalirra 2, allows its artists to explore the connections between ancestors and the present day.

dance   April 8, 2023


Lucy Guerin Inc’s body of dance work is movingly elaborated in the retrospective exhibition/performance NEWRETRO.

dance   April 1, 2023


The Melbourne festival FRAME not only shows the breadth and strength of the city’s dance sector but also moves beyond usual programming and performers.

dance   November 5, 2022

Dancer, choreographer and visual artist Amrita Hepi

Amrita Hepi crosses boundaries of visual art, dance and performance, making her one of the most in-demand artists of the moment.

dance   November 5, 2022

Hundreds + Thousands

The message of Luke George and Daniel Kok’s performance Hundreds + Thousands is lost in its assault on the audience.