The Company

Celebrating 50 Years in 2015.

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 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 15 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

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

What’s On

January 2017

Date

Venue

Program

Bookings

30 - 30 Jan ADT Studios - 126 Belair Road, Hawthorn Youth Ensemble audition more info

1 - 31 Jan Second Stage Development The Beginning of Nature

February 2017

Date

Venue

Program

Bookings

18 - 18 Feb ACMI Proximity Interactive - White Night Melbourne Free event

March 2017

Date

Venue

Program

Bookings

2 - 31 Mar Art Gallery of South Australia Doppelganger As part of the Versus Rodin exhibition

31 - 31 Mar Art Gallery of South Australia ADT Youth Ensemble - Teen Takeover Free event. Register via AGSA

April 2017

Date

Venue

Program

Bookings

1 - 31 Mar Art Gallery of South Australia Doppelganger As part of the Versus Rodin exhibition

26 - 26 Apr ADT Studios 126 Belair Road, Hawthorn Rough Draft Entry by donation. Register your seats here.

June 2017

Date

Venue

Program

Bookings

1 - 17 Mar Art Gallery of South Australia Doppelganger As part of the Versus Rodin exhibition

18 Jun ADT Studios - 126 Belair Road, Hawthorn Body Image: the basis of who we are and how we act - workshop Click here to book

August 2017

Date

Venue

Program

Bookings

15 - 12 Sep National Tour - QLD, NSW, VIC Be Your Self Click here for full details

2 - 5 Aug The Sumner, Southbank Theatre Melbourne Be Your Self Southbank Theatre
03 8688 0800
15 Aug Townsville Civic Theatre Be Your Self Click here to book
(07) 4727 9797

September 2017

Date

Venue

Program

Bookings

18 - 22 Sep ADT Studios, Adelaide Secondment Week Applications are now open
(08) 8373 7733

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.