Catapult Dance Choreographic Hub

Catapult Dance Choreographic Hub, based in Newcastle is a professional arts organisation for mid-career choreographers, emerging choreographers, multi-disciplinary artist, young people and the community

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[vc_row enable_arrows_animation="no" css=".vc_custom_1489420866538{padding-bottom: 10px !important;}"][vc_column][vc_column_text] MESS CHOREOGRAPHERS: ALLIE GRAHAM & SKIP WILLCOX [/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row enable_arrows_animation="no" css=".vc_custom_1474291084926{padding-bottom: 20px !important;}"][vc_column][vc_column_text] Artist Statement: Mess captures the glamour, melodrama, and absurdity of a golden era. The work explores the dichotomous persona of the femme fatale and the ingenue. Mess is the sweetness and wild physical discomfort , all hidden beneath the laboured pursuit of beauty and heady mythologised love. [/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row enable_arrows_animation="no" css=".vc_custom_1474355814165{padding-bottom: 10px !important;}"][vc_column][vc_column_text] BIOGRAPHIES: ALLIE GRAHAM SKIP WILLCOX Skip Willcox is an independent dance artist and founding member of Catapult Dance Company. Through Catapult Dance, Skip has been engaged by resident

[vc_row enable_arrows_animation="no" css=".vc_custom_1489420835589{padding-bottom: 10px !important;}"][vc_column][vc_column_text] RE/COLLECT Choreographers: Mikayla Nangle & Alexandra Ford Exchange residency with Critical Path: Sydney Partners: Newcastle Art Gallery, City of Newcastle, Create NSW, Sidney Myer Foundation  Artist Statement:  Re/Collect unveils the notion of our inherent susceptibility to the distortion of memories throughout our lives. How our perceptions of events can change and through retrospect, we are able to alter and further create meaning to these memories, despite them being fixed in time.  Alexandra Ford:  Trained professionally at the New Zealand School of Dance. Majoring in contemporary, Alexandra graduated from the school

IN SCHOOL WORKSHOPS Catapult Dance provide classes, workshops and intensive programs in schools, for community groups, young people and teachers. We have qualified dance specialist teachers that can provide a program that will suit your needs. Contemporary Technique and Composition based workshops are tailored to your needs in the secondary classroom. Secondary Workshops From Introductory classes for year 7 students, through to specifically designed classes for students in years 11 and 12. Schedule can include Contemporary TechniqueProfessional RepertoireCompositionImprovisation TechniquesHSC Secondary Theme based Residencies and Choreography What is your school working on at