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

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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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Venue

Program

Bookings

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

July 2018

Date

Venue

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Bookings

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

Kimball Wong performs in SOLO Festival of Dance

Wednesday, May 14, 2014

Reigning “Most Outstanding Male Dancer” in Australia, Kimball Wong of Australian Dance Theatre will perform a new solo work choreographed by Garry Stewart for the Expressions Dance Company’s SOLO Festival of Dance, opening tomorrow night, 15 May at QPAC (Brisbane). 

Curated by Natalie Weir, Australia’s only solo dance festival has an impressive line-up of the country’s most virtuosic dance artists and choreographers who will be showcased in an evening of beautiful artistry and bravura.

Featuring artists from Expressions Dance Company, the Australian Ballet, Australian Dance Theatre, Chunky Move, Dancenorth, Shaun Parker & Company, and Australia’s brightest independents, with new choreography by Narelle Benjamin, Antony Hamilton, Daniel Jaber, Natalie Weir, and more.

2014 SOLO FESTIVAL OF DANCE PROGRAM
Week 1: Thursday 15 – Saturday 17 May
EDC Ensemble

Benjamin Chapman (EDC) performing choreography by Natalie Weir and Benjamin Chapman (EDC)
Elise May (EDC) performing choreography by Narelle Benjamin
Jack Ziesing (EDC) performing choreography by Antony Hamilton
Daryl Brandwood (EDC) performing choreography by Daniel Jaber
Benjamin Chapman (EDC) performing choreography by Elise May (EDC)
Jack Ziesing (EDC) performing choreography by Natalie Weir and Jack Ziesing (EDC)

Week 1 Guest Artists
Alice Hinde performing choreography by Raewyn Hill (Dancenorth)
Michelle Ryan performing her own choreography
Kimball Wong performing choreography by Garry Stewart (Australian Dance Theatre)
Brian Lucas performing his own choreography
Cloudia Elder performing choreography by Csaba Buday (QUT Creative Industries)

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