Critical Path

Australia’s leading centre for choreographic research and development


Supporting independent Australian choreographers to push the boundaries of contemporary practice.


Henrietta Baird

Applications for 2022 Research Residencies

NSW- connected artists with a choreographic practice are invited to propose research projects that focus on explorations of new ideas, process or practice development without a pre-determined product outcome. 

Amara Raheem

Amaara Raheem

In a creative / cultural exchange with Preethi Athreya (Chennai), Amaara researchs and builds a museologically inspired ‘collection’ of gestures from handling objects sourced in each of their family homes.

Henrietta Baird

Henrietta Baird - Associate Artist

This year’s Critical Path Associate Artist Henrietta Baird, during her residency at Critical Path will be working on her project Plant A Promise. Plant A Promise is a project growing out of Henrietta’s ongoing research into native plants, First People’s land management practices and climate change

Critical path team PLAYLIST

Here’s a glimpse of what the Critical Path Team has been listening to lately. We’ve joined forces and bring to you our very own team mixtape – Enjoy!

(a quick explicit content warning on some of these songs though) 

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Darling Point (Rushcutters Bay), Sydney

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