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Expressions of interest for Dance Week 2012:
Are you interested in showcasing your dance form at WA's Dance Week 2012? Ausdance WA is calling for expressions of interest.
You can register for Dance Live, Dance Films or Promote an Event by completing the registration forms by 9 January 2012.
For more information contact the Ausdance WA Project Officer.
The new 2012 Ausdance Victoria Training Calendar lists an exciting range of programs for students, teachers and dance lovers alike!
• Rub shoulders with Chunky Move dancers or watch Rafael Bonachela take a rehearsal with Sydney Dance Company during our Industry Days.
• Learn the latest Hip Hop moves in our PD and Industry days with the legendary ‘Robot Girl’.
• Experience the Art of Costume in Dance at the Arts Centre Melbourne, celebrating 50 Years of The Australian Ballet.
• PD specially tailored for those teaching dance to boys and people with special needs as part of our specialist professional development days.
Further details on the Ausdance Vic website where you can download the calendar.
Dance Across the Domains – The Spin Off Series: Dance for People with Special Needs
Ausdance Victoria presents two days of professional development for dance teachers, essential for anyone working in mixed ability and special school settings. Tutors: Kim Dunphy and Sue Mullane.
Date: 25 & 26 February, 2012
Venue: Lucy Guerin Inc Studios
14 Batman St West Melbourne
Time: 9.30am - 4.30pm
Cost: $320 - 2 Days Full
$300 - 2 Days Concession
For more information Click Here
The Marten Bequest Travelling Scholarhsip (Ballet) will be offered in 2012 to candidates who show great promise in this art form.
To be eligible for this award, you must born in Australia and aged 17-35 at the closing date of entries.
Scholarships each worth $20,000, payable over two years with funds paid in quarterly instalments of $2,500. The total pool of money is $100,000.
Closing date: 12 January 2012
Australian applicants for the World Dance Alliance–Asia Pacific International Choreographer Scholarship to the American Dance Festival (China) need to apply to Ausdance National before 16 January 2012.
The scholarship is worth about AUD $700 and covers the costs of attending all master classes (3 classes per day, 1.5 hours per class for 13 calendar days) performances, lectures and forums throughout the festival.
For more information, see News on the Ausdance National website.
The Foundation has also announced that one of Tanja's works, construct, has been voted by The Monthly magazine as one of 20 Australian masterpieces, across all art forms, since the year 2000. The work was declared the masterpiece in the category of contemporary dance, a great achievement!
Six-day intensive program of workshops covering dance technique and repertoire, taught by Leigh and the company dancers. Cost $330 (limit 20 people).
Email the company on firstname.lastname@example.org or telephone 08 8212 5660,
Intermediate Contemporary will resume on Tues 17 January 2012.
Beginners Contemporary will resume on Wed 18 January 2012.
The next Certificate in Dance-Movement Therapy course will commence July 2012. Attendance at an ‘Introduction to Dance Therapy’ workshop is a prerequisite for selection to the course.
Last month we ran our annual photography competition, the winners of which each receive a copyright fee and have their images displayed on the ArtsCareer website for one year.
We had so many great entries it was hard work selecting the winners but after much deliberation we were able to narrow it down!
Here are the winning entrants alongside the art form their image will be found under.
Just click on the name of the winner to see the photograph.
Congratulations to you all!
Check out the new images illustrating the other artform areas too: