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

Date

Venue

Program

Bookings

1 Mar Theater Heidelberg construct by Tanja Liedtke Tanzbiennale Heidelberg

April 2018

Date

Venue

Program

Bookings

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

July 2018

Date

Venue

Program

Bookings

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

Applications are now open for the 2015 Secondment Week

Thursday, June 18, 2015

Applications are now open for the 2015 Secondment Week at Australian Dance Theatre.This program culminates in a rare opportunity for students to audition for Australia’s most challenging dance company.

As one of the first of its kind in Australia  it remains an unparalleled opportunity for students to join an elite professional dance ensemble for a unique one-week intensive training experience including:

  • Tumbling, choreographic tasking and stage craft
  • Current company repertoire
  • Audition technique
  • Forums on related topics such as professional life, nutrition and marketing

6 out of the 9 dancers in Australian Dance Theatre’s current professional ensemble were recruited from an ADT Secondment Week. 

The 2014 Secondment Week booked out in record time so don’t miss out on the 2015 Secondment Week from 10 – 14 August at ADT’s studios in Hawthorn (Adelaide).

COST:

$300/student.

Places are extremely limited.
Open to tertiary dance students & recent graduates.

WHERE:

Adelaide, South Australia ADT Studios – 126 Belair Road Hawthorn, SA 5062

TO APPLY:

Please email your current CV, two full body dance photographs [files should not exceed 1MB in size, file saved as your first & last name], and up to two links to video footage to adt@adt.org.au.

For more details or queries contact us on 8373 7733 or at adt@adt.org.au