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.

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

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

September 2017

Date

Venue

Program

Bookings

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

Support

Creating art is an intensive process requiring the resources, expertise and support of a network of individuals and organisations.

Australian Dance Theatre relies on the valuable support of its sponsors, stakeholders, members, friends and donors who share the company’s passionate commitment to furthering Australian culture and artists.

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