Articles on ‘Sydney Dance Company’

Win a double pass to see CounterMove, Melbourne

Sydney Dance Company's CounterMove. Image by Peter Greig

AussieTheatre are thrilled to be giving away TWO DOUBLE PASSES to see Sydney Dance Company’s CounterMove in Melbourne this month! CounterMove is an exhilarating double bill that will intrigue, move and entertain you. Rafael Bonachela’s world premiere, Lux Tenebris explores light and darkness with fiercely physical movement and deep, electronic beats by composer Nick Wales (long-term… Read more.

Why an opera singer’s penis is worth more than a dancer’s

Joshua Harrison and Elijah Rohner in Naked Boys Singing. Image by Dario Gardiman

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.

De Novo by The Sydney Dance Company

Sydney Dance Company perform Cacti. Photo by Peter Greig.

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.

Win a double pass to Sydney Dance Company’s Louder Than Words

SDC’s Fiona Jopp. Photo by Justin Ridler.

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.

Sydney Dance Company is NOT closing – headline bungle causes confusion

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 Co: I could watch it again

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 – The Land of Yes and the Land of No

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.

A good year for Sydney Dance

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.