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Performing Lines

Performances
Creative Intensives
A listening manoeuvre; a participatory experiment of sound, movement and group dynamics to queer and question what we think of as ‘natural’. Drawing on bird flocking strategies it invites you to navigate public space in a communal yet deeply personal experience. Supported by Mobile States and Performing Lines. Performances & For ages 18+. More.

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BOLLYWOOD BEATS
Rhythmz Bollywood Dance Studio

BYO-V(enue)
Get Your Dance On
Performances
Rhythmz Bollywood Dance Studio brings to Hobart an unmatched Bollywood experience. The two lead choreographers at Rhythmz – Amal and Shobha, grew up in India on a steady diet of Bollywood music and dance and they’re here to teach, share and show you how it is done. More.

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CONVERGENCE
DRILL and Stompin

Performances
Youth Dance Program
Tasmania’s two youth dance companies come together for the first time. Hitting the floor with a collection of new works. Told with generosity, humour and vigour, demonstrating the power and potential of our youngest generation of movers. More.

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DANCE INTERROGATIONS
Melinda Smith & Dianne Reid

Performances
A re-working of the tools and content of the cultures of dance and disability. Melinda Smith, a dancer living with cerebral palsy, and screendance artist, Dianne Reid, develop improvisational dance performance that interacts with video projected imagery. More.

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DEEPSPACE
James Batchelor

BYO-V(enue)
Performances
An immersive performance combining movement sound and installation. The work examines the processes of searching for, collecting and ordering information that we use to make sense of the unknown. More.

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EL ÁRBOL. A ÁRVORE
Ana Beatriz Degues

BYO-V(enue)
Performances
El árbol. A árvore, is a site-specific performance embodied by a dancer and accompanied live by a percussionist. It converges dramaturgic, esthetic, choreographic research to inspect and exteriorize live, pulsation and the internal movement of the human body More.

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EL MAR ADENTRO
Brianna Lyall & Marina Tamayo, Luiza Monseratt, Miguel Gonzalez, Rut Santamaria

BYO-V(enue)
Performances
Performance combining dance, graffiti and vocals. More.

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ENFOLD
Ria Soemardjo, Jade Dewi Tyas Tunggal and Paula Van Beek

Performances
Australian Javanese dancer/choreographer Jade Dewi Tyas Tunggal and musician Ria Soemardjo explore the global concern of community displacement and relocation due to rising sea levels. More.

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IF NEVER WAS NOW
Dancenorth

Performances
From marching automatons to hybrid creatures, this exciting dance work and the dancers within it are continually transmuting and being affected by their rapidly changing conditions. A surreal hive of buzzing activity reflecting the beauty and brutality of the natural world. Join us in the courtyard at 7.30pm for a traditional welcome. More.

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IN THE MAKING 1
Salamanca Moves

Performances
Dancers, dance makers, community groups, and interdisciplinary performance makers will share their thoughts, experiments, ideas in motions, and creative blockages. Performers include: Participants from the Beyond Technique Creative Intensive, Second Echo Ensemble, Amber Lester and Dayna Tyler. More.

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IN THE MAKING 2
Salamanca Moves

Performances
Dancers, dance makers, community groups, and interdisciplinary performance makers will share their thoughts, experiments, ideas in motions, and creative blockages. Performances from Alison Wilkes, Sannamaria Kuula (Finland) and the Tasmanian Youth Classical Ballet Company. More.

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METASYSTEMS
James Batchelor

Creative Intensives
Performances
This work responds to the urban environment and the city’s cycles of construction. Performed by participants of the Metasystems Creative Intensive. More.

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MOMENT TO MOMENT

Mature Moves
Performances
A work in three parts: Sample the first decade of work created by MADE’s inaugural Artistic Director, Glen Murray. Move through to ABANDONED DANCES, choreographed by Kelly Drummond Cawthon and finally enjoy a taste of, THE STANCE, choreographed by Liesel Zink. More.

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RELAX THE CHIMP
AN EXPERIMENTAL DJ PARTY

Performances
To inspire your inner chimps the resident DJ will create a soundscape of fun, playfulness and experimentation. Created by Tasdance and developed with students from the University of Tasmania. More.

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REWORKS 1
Wendy Morrow, Glen Murray, Julie-Anne Long and Neil Cameron

Performances
Audiences far and wide will go to see The Nutcracker every year but ask them to see a contemporary dance work a second time and the response is ofter “Oh I’ve seen that one” – How can we create a new generation of classics? More.

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REWORKS 2
Rob Flehr & Wagana Aboriginal Dancers

Performances
Audiences far and wide will go to see The Nutcracker every year but ask them to see a contemporary dance work a second time and the response is ofter “Oh I’ve seen that one” – How can we create a new generation of classics? More.

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SALAMANCA MOVES AT 30,000 FEET

Performances
Closing ceremony, dance party and community celebration. Featuring
performances by Tasdance, pakana kanaplila, Dane Hunnerup, participants of the creative intensives and local cultural groups. More.

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SLAP AND TICKLE
Liz Aggiss

Mature Moves
Performances
A dark and ribald physical commentary on cultural mores, forays and sexual taboos. More.

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The A.W.A.R.D. Show

Performances
A program that channels the zeitgeist of reality TV shows, where performers battle it out for fame and fortune ($5000 to be exact) and a place in the 2017 Ten Days On The Island program. Make your vote count. More.

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THE ENGLISH CHANNEL
Liz Aggiss

Performances
The story of a career forged in the heady waters of performance art and dance-film. It vividly depicts Liz resuscitating herself back into the on- stage limelight. In the process, she becomes an unwitting channel for wilful women and forgotten archives; a conduit for hidden histories and buried truths. More.

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THE RITE OF SPRING
Second Echo Ensemble

Performances
Members of Second Echo Ensemble embark on their boldest project yet – an original devised performance based on Igor Stravinsky’s The Rite of Spring. Through dance, physical theatre and immersive design, we journey deep into the promise of spring. More.

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THE STANCE
MADE

Performances
Tasmania’s MADE (Mature Artist Dance Experience) take over Salamanca Square in The Stance, site-specific dance and sound work investigating the choreography of bodies in protest. More.

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