Miranda Wheen is a Sydney-based dancer who has collaborated with companies and choreographers throughout Australia and internationally. She is an Associate Artist with Marrugeku, and has performed with Stalker Theatre Company, Mirramu Dance Company, Martin Del Amo, Shaun Parker and Company, Restless Dance Theatre, Cadi McCarthy and the Tsai Jui-Yueh Dance Foundation in Taiwan, among others. She was the Associate Artist on Martin Del Amo’s Champions, for the 2017 Sydney Festival, and is a founding member of Dance Makers Collective. She was the Director of Dads for Dance Makers Collective, which was short listed for a 2017 Australian Dance Award.
She trained at Western Sydney University and Macquarie University, and in 2007 studied at L’Ecole des Sables, the International School for Contemporary and Traditional African Dance in Senegal. Her practice is rooted in contemporary dance performance and spans intercultural collaboration, improvisation, advocacy and choreography.
Omer Backley-Astrachan was born in Israel in 1987. Omer is a Sydney based dancer and choreographer.In 2009 Omer joined ‘Kamea Dance Company’, performing in works by choreographers Tamir Ginz, Uri Ivgi & Johan Greben, Lior Lev and Eyal Nahum. In 2011 Omer joined ‘Kibbutz Contemporary Dance Company 2’ and performed in the crea ons of […]
MARKO PANZIC Marko Panzic is a Creative Director, Choreographer, Producer & Dancer. In 2008 Marko hit our TV screens in the 1st series of “So You Think You Can Dance” where he was a top 20 finalist. Marko returned for the 2nd, 3rd & 4th series as a featured choreographer. Marko has worked with many […]
Sue is a multi-award-winning choreographer, educator, filmmaker and installation artist. Originally from New Zealand, Sue graduated from the Victorian College of the Arts, before becoming a founding member of Nanette Hassall’s Dance Works in Melbourne. Sue performed and choreographed with the company from 1983-88, and then continued her training in New York with such luminaries as Merce Cunningham […]
Josh Mu is an Australian-based independent contemporary dancer. His dance roots begin in breakdance and hip hop culture, and have expanded to include contemporary, ballet, circus, gymnastics, yoga and physical theatre. Mu is continually exploring potential for new movement, is fascinated by the benefits of yoga for performers, and is interested in where arts and […]
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