The Flipside Project 2016: Pushing Boundaries

Pushing Boundaries an original contemporary dance work created over three Flipside Project intensives in 2016 .The Flipside Project 2016 engages young dancers from across the Hunter to work with professional contemporary choreographers . composers and visual designers:


Brandon Atoui
Kristina Chan
Harrison Elliot
Yukino McHugh
Marnie Palomares
Rhiannon Newton
and Catapult Dance Artistic Director Cadi McCarthy


Pushing Boundaries included works from:

In Search of the Lost Thing 

a site specific dance work performed at the Maitland Regional Art Gallery, inspired by the Shaun Tan illustration and media exhibition “The Lost Thing”. The work was choreographed by Marnie Palimares, Emily-Kate Watts and Cadi McCarthy. Composers were Zackari Watt and James Maher

Manning the Fort

A site specific work performed at Fort Scratchily in partnership  in partnership with Tantrum Youth Arts, choreographed by Marnie Palimares, Cadi McCarthy & Rhiannon Newton, performed by the Flipside Senior Ensemble. Original music score by Zackari Watt and James Maher

The Flipside Project’s Pushing Boundaries was made possible by