CATAPULT SPECIAL EVENT – A TRIPLE BILL PERFORMANCE
IDAN COHEN, OMER BACKLEY-ASTRACHAN & SKIP WILLCOX
Saturday June 16th @ 7pm
- Award Winning Israeli Choreographer Idan Cohen presents 3 Pieced Swan Op.1. a solo work performed by Omer Backley-Astrachan
- Duo Performance choreographed by Omer Backley-Astrachan and performed by Omer Backley-Astrachan & Skip Willcox
- A solo performance by Skip Wilcox
Followed by a Q and A with all the artists
$15 at the door rsvp – email@example.com
image: Alison Laird
MASTER-CLASS with IDAN COHEN
Sunday June 17th
10am – 2pm
$60 – register now: firstname.lastname@example.org
A Contemporary dance and Repertoire workshop taught by the award winning Israeli choreographer Idan Cohen.
This Master class encourages versatility, technical and artistic ability influenced and based on Idan Cohen’s unique and acclaimed method of artistic work.
The class offers contemporary technical warm up that focusses on virtuosity and strength, and aims to improve the dancer’s physical abilities alertness and performance quality.
The workshop will continue with a repertoire session of Idan Cohen’s work.
*** Parents are invited to enjoy a showing at the end of the workshop.
Newcastle Art Gallery @ 6.30pm
Catapult Dance presents a new work choreographed and performed by Skip Willcox
THE FLIPSIDE PROJECT:
SENIOR INTENSIVE & ABORIGINAL CONTEMPORARY DANCE INTENSIVE:
Newcastle Art Gallery
Saturday 7th July @ 6pm
Catapult dance’s youth initiative: The Flipside Project’s latest project, and will be presented at the Newcastle Art Gallery in response to the exhibition PATRICIA WILSON ADAMS: stain me with the intensity of black.
Three works by Kristina Chan, Skip Willcox and Cadi McCarthy will be presented by the Senior Flipside Ensemble and two works choreographed by Natasha Rogers and Johnny Brown will be performed by The Senior Aboriginal Ensemble and performed as part of NAIDOC week celebrations.
The piece Found by renown choreographer Kristina Chan, will respond directly to a new installation by Patricia Wilson-Adams. The work by Cadi McCarthy will tour to Adelaide the following week to be performed at the World Dance Alliance: Dance and the Child International Conference.
Come and support these exceptionally talented young people, on their pursuit to explore contemporary dance practice in alternative settings.
Proudly supported by CreateNSW, Newcastle Art Gallery and the NSW Department of Education: Public Schools