This interesting article from arts writer Andrew Taylor appeared in the Sydney Morning Herald last week. “… on the opera stage, the family jewels are worth $67.62.That’s how much a performer, male or female, should be paid for each stage rehearsal or performance at which full frontal nudity is required. In contrast, a dancer’s genitalia is only… Read more.
This review comes with a caveat. The 20-something yuppie woman in front of me thought it was a brilliant idea to see a show with two columns of hair, each six inches high, packed neatly side by side like chimney stacks on the top-back of her head. Ensuring she got a great view during the… Read more.
AussieTheatre is excited to have a double pass to give away to Sydney Dance Company’s production of Louder Than Words. Sydney Dance Company’s Louder Than Words is showing from 4-18 October at Sydney Theatre. Featuring two world premieres that explode with power and beauty, SDC’s dancers are stretched to their awe-inspiring limits with choreography by… Read more.
Ex-Australian Ballet Company dancer Tiffany Moulton has died after a fall in her home, reports the Sydney Morning Herald. Moulton was in a coma for 11 days before life support was switched off and messages of love and support are flooding her facebook page as the industry comes to terms with such a tragic loss…. Read more.
An independent dance school in Sydney’s inner west was the topic of several news pieces yesterday, but unfortunate choice of language mistakenly implicated the professional contemporary company, Sydney Dance Company, not the company in question – RG Dance Studio. The ABC published a story on RG Dance Studio’s closure, following allegations of sexual offences by… Read more.
Sydney Dance Company is excited this week to announce a competition for enthusiastic males to perform a fun cameo role in their production of Fanatic by Larissa McGowan. A hit from the Spring Dance 2012 Contemporary Women program, Fanatic is a tongue-in-cheek and exceptionally high-energy look at sci-fi fan culture. It’s set in the loungeroom… Read more.
2 One Another is one of those rare, incredibly welcome, pieces that re-affirm the value of not only dance, but all of the arts. Slick professionalism across all elements and engaging, thought provoking content leave the viewer sated – and I viagra pills easily could watch it all over again. SDC Artistic Director Rafael Bonachela… Read more.
Pure beauty through simplicity of the body in motion and stillness Dear Sydney Dance Company, I am taking leave from the usual reviewer’s job because your recent touring work, The Land of Yes and The Land of No, deserves such a reprieve. I simply want to thank you. Thank you for the simplicity of the whole… Read more.
Sydney Dance Company reported an operating surplus of over $500,000 for their 2011 season this week, making last year their most successful season in many, many years. Artistic Innovation, Audience Development and Financial Growth were the three main goals set by the SDC for 2011, and it seems the focus on these three elements proved… Read more.