The Company

Under the directorship of Garry Stewart, Australian Dance Theatre creates dance that is an intelligent progression of the art form engaging audiences the world over.

Australian Dance Theatre is Australia’s pre-eminent contemporary dance company and the longest running in the country. For over 50 years Australian Dance Theatre has pioneered new work that has contributed to defining dance in this region.

Some of the most laudable names in Australian dance have been part of the company’s evolution. For the past 18 years, under the artistic direction of Garry Stewart, Australian Dance Theatre has engaged in unique collaborations with artists from a wide variety of fields. With the dancers of the company, Garry Stewart has developed a distinctive movement vocabulary that underpins the company’s unique identity.

Works

The Beginning of Nature
construct by Tanja Liedtke
Doppelganger
Be Your Self
Choreography (NIDA)
Objekt
Habitus
Multiverse
Proximity
Mood Machine
Collision Course
Nought by Daniel Jaber
Worldhood
Ignition
Devolution
HELD
The Age of Unbeauty
Nascent
Vocabulary
Nothing
Birdbrain

What’s On

January 2018

Date

Venue

Program

Bookings

2 - 19 Jan The Odeon Humanhood residency

February 2018

Date

Venue

Program

Bookings

1 Feb The Odeon Theatre
57a Queen St Norwood SA 5098
Youth Ensemble audition Applications now open

21 - 22 Feb DeLaMar Theater, Amsterdam, The Netherlands The Beginning of Nature https://www.delamar.nl/voorstellingen/the-beginning-of-nature/

March 2018

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Venue

Program

Bookings

1 Mar Theater Heidelberg construct by Tanja Liedtke Tanzbiennale Heidelberg

April 2018

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Program

Bookings

9 - 13 Apr ADT studios, Adelaide South Australia Secondment Week

July 2018

Date

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11 - 14 Jul Dunstan Playhouse, Adelaide Festival Centre The Beginning of Nature BASS
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Latest News

ADT Street Dance Sessions presented by Australian Dance Theatre and Adelaide City Council

Tuesday, September 29, 2015

ADT brings its street skills to the Adelaide Meeting Hall for two workshops only. Taught by ADT professional dancers Zoë Dunwoodie and Michael Ramsay, ADT is renowned for using a fusion of dance styles including street, contemporary, ballet, breaking and gymnastics.

Don’t miss this chance to learn the basics of street dancing including breaking, popping, tutting and tumbling techniques. You’ll learn floor and partner techniques, how to use your body safely as well as choreography for a short routine.

When/Where:

Friday 9th of October across two session times:
10:00am – 12:00am
2:00pm – 4:00pm

Held at the Meeting Hall – Pilgrim Lane in Adelaide CBD.

Cost: $15

To register: click here

FAQ:

Are there any prerequisites for the class?

Aimed at students aged 13 – 17. Workshops suit participants with a minimum 1-year dance experience (including high school dance students).

What will students need to bring?

Attire | non-restrictive dance attire, ie. track pants or leggings, t-shirt or sports top with sneakers.

To bring | Water bottle, any medications and mobile phone (if they would like to film themselves).

Class numbers are strictly limited so get in quick to avoid missing out.

Proudly supported by Adelaide City Council.