Propel Choreographic Residency - International/Regional: Kate Weare Company
The VOID - Propel Aboriginal Choreographic Residency: Jesse Murray mentored by Daniel Riley
IN YOUR FACE
PROPEL DIGITAL RESIDENCY: ISRAEL ALONI (ilDANCE: SWEDEN)
COLLABORATORS: ALEXANDRA FORD & MIKAYLA NANGLE
Friday MAY 21st 2021
This PROPEL second stage residency offers Israel Aloni a 3 week residency with Catapult professional artists: Alexandra Ford & Mikayla Nangle
IN YOUR FACE experiments with extrapolations of identity and the confrontational aspects of negotiating one’s presence in a context which is already so overtly dominated by social and political symbolism.
JASMIN SHEPPARD & GAMBIRRA ILLUME
PROPEL RESIDENCY: JASMIN SHEPPARD & GAMBIRRA ILLUME
CHOREOGRAPHER: JASMIN SHEPPARD
COMPOSER: GAMBIRRA ILLUME
AUGUST – OCTOBER 2021
PROPEL offers artists a 3 week residency at Catapult including crucial infrastructure: study time, wages, mentoring, administration, marketing and production support. At the conclusion of the residency a showing, performance & master-class will be offered incorporating an artist talk and Q and A.
THE LONELINESS PROJECT
INTERNATIONAL/REGIONAL PROPEL CHOREOGRAPHIC PROGRAM – SECOND STAGE DEVELOPMENT
CHOREOGRAPHER: RACHEL ERDOS (ISRAEL/BRITAIN)
COLLABORATORS: TOMER GIAT (ISRAEL), ALEXANDRA FORD, ALLIE GRAHAM, MIKAYLA NANGLE
Award-winning independent British-Israeli choreographer: Rachel Erdos received a Catapult International /Regional residency in Dec 2019, seeding the work The Loneliness Project with Newcastle based professional artists: Allie Graham, Alexandra Ford & Mikayla Nangle, and Israeli artist Tomer Giat.
The Loneliness Project will have a second-stage residency in December 2020, premiering as part of the Double Bill program at the Newcastle City Hall & Form Dance Projects (Sydney) in February 2021.
This Project is supported by the Embassy of Israel, City of Newcastle & CreateNSW
SOMETHING TO DO, SOMEONE TO LOVE, SOMETHING TO LOOK FORWARD TOO
INTERNATIONAL/REGIONAL PROPEL CHOREOGRAPHIC PROGRAM IN PARTNERSHIP WITH ILDANCE (SWEDEN) – SECOND STAGE DEVLEOPMENT
CHOREOGRAPHED BY LEE BRUMMER (SWEDEN)
DANCERS/COLLABORATORS: SKIP WILLCOX, ALLIE GRAHAM (NEWCASTLE, AUSTRALIA), ALMA MICHOLD, HAMPUS BERGENHEIM (SWEDEN) & LUCASZ PRZYTARSKI (POLAND)
THANKS TO CREATE NSW, CITY OF NEWCASTLE, THE LOCK-UP, & ASHLEY DE PRAZER FOR SUPPORTING THIS PROJECT.
In DEC. 2018, Lee Brummer (Associate Director: IlDANCE) Seeded The new work: SOMETHING TO DO, SOMEONE TO LOVE, SOMETHING TO LOOK FORWARD TOO as part of a International/Regional residency. This initial residency included 2 x catapult dancers: Skip Wilcox & Allie Graham & 3 x International artists: Hampus Bergenheim, Alma Michold (Sweden) & Lucas Przyarski (Poland).
In 2021, (POSTPONED IN 2020 DUE TO COVID-19) This exchange has a second-stage program in Sweden incorporating: residency & presentation at DANSPLATS SKOG: GAVLEBORG; residency at REGIONTEATER VAST: BORAS; pre-premiere at VARA KONSERTHUSET: VARA, and performances at KONSTEPIDEMIN: GOTHENBURG & DANSMUSEET: STOCKHOLM.
IN 2020/2021 This work will have a final stage at Catapult, with the cast returning to Newcastle, with presentation as a Double-Bill program at Newcastle City Hall (CIVIC THEATRE: SUBCRIPTION SEASON) & Form Dance Projects (SYDNEY).