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

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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

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

March 2017

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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

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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

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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

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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

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

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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