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CALL OUT RESIDENCY

CALL OUT RESIDENCY

Saturday 1 December - Saturday 1 December, 2018

International performing and visual artists as well as choreographers are invited to submit a proposal for a residency which may include developing a new work (Dance, Theatre, Photography, Film); or investigating some aspects or ideas in their already existing...

Sharing at Mirramu

Sharing at Mirramu

Tuesday 6 November, 5pm - Tuesday 6 November, 2018 7pm

Su WenChi & Adelina Larsson will be in residence at Mirramu Creative Arts Centre from October 29 – November 9 in partnership with Critical Path. There will be a public sharing at Mirramu Creative Art Centre at 6pm on Tuesday November 6.  Mirramu and Critical Path...

Critical Path’s Central West Regional Practice Lab 4 – 9 November 2018

Critical Path’s Central West Regional Practice Lab 4 – 9 November 2018

Sunday 4 November - Friday 9 November, 2018

Critical Path’s Central West Regional Practice Lab 4 – 9 November 2018 Bathurst, Cowra and Orange   For this choreographic residency network project, that will connect artists working in dance & choreography to the Central West NSW region, Critical Path...

ART/SCIENCE WORKSHOP: EXPERIMENTS BETWEEN DISCIPLINES

ART/SCIENCE WORKSHOP: EXPERIMENTS BETWEEN DISCIPLINES

Monday 15 October, 10am - Monday 15 October, 2018 4pm

Following a residency at the Large Hadron Collider in Switzerland, Su Wen-Chi was inspired by the similarities that both the arts and sciences shared in their approach to research and conceptual thinking. In this workshop, Su Wen-Chi will share her experiences as...

Sharing at Mirramu

Sharing at Mirramu

Wednesday 3 October, 6pm - Wednesday 3 October, 2018 8pm

Mirramu, BlakDance and Critical Path are in their second year of  partnerships engaging First Nations Australian Artists in a week long residency. The 2018 residency will take place from October 1 – 6 with artists Carly Sheppard, Eric Avery, Katie Lesley, Joel Bray...

DIRt: Seminar Performance

DIRt: Seminar Performance

Sunday 30 September, 4pm - Sunday 30 September, 2018 5pm

Rosalind Crisp and team presents DIRt  -  Dance In Regional disaster zones seminar performance, part of their residency at Critical Path. DIRt was initiated by East Gippsland-based international dancer/choreographer Rosalind Crisp in 2017, drawing artists and...

Sharing

Sharing

Friday 14 September, 6pm - Friday 14 September, 2018 8pm

Following from their residency in April & May at Catapult’s Studio, artists Angeline Diaz, Alysha Fewster and Natasha Rogers will spend a week at the Drill Hall connecting with local artists and opening up dialogue around their current practice and new work...

Adhocracy residency – Showing

Adhocracy residency – Showing

Friday 31 August - Sunday 2 September, 2018

This year’s Adhocracy residency project, Kinstillatory Mappings in Light and Dark Matter, is a new process-based work by Emily Johnson. Emily is a First Nations artist from the USA. Originally from Alaska and of Yup’ik descent, she is based in New York City where she...

Critical Path and Tasdance Residency Partnership – Sharing

Critical Path and Tasdance Residency Partnership – Sharing

Friday 20 July, 5pm - Friday 20 July, 2018 6pm

Louise's recent work uses the symbolism and philosophy from alchemy as an overarching theme and includes an integrated visual description of the work, which describes that which cannot be seen. She is entering into a month of research in Australia spending time in...

Acknowledging Country – Sharing

Acknowledging Country – Sharing

Sunday 6 May, 6pm - Sunday 6 May, 2018 7am

  What does it mean to acknowledge Country? Artists Katina Olsen and Lizzie Thomson explore how we consider the land we live and work on. How our bodies acknowledge this place (here and now). This sharing is the work of their short research with artist...

Keir Choreographic Awards

Keir Choreographic Awards

Friday 16 March - Friday 16 March, 2018

Critical Path Director Claire Hicks speaks with Anna Cy Chan about international performance practice, cross disciplinary collaboration and arts development in relation to space and place. 6:30 pm Free for Keir Choreographic Award ticketholders. Book for the talk...

Keir Choreographic Awards

Keir Choreographic Awards

Thursday 15 March - Thursday 15 March, 2018

Thursday 15 March 4 to 6pm Lucy Guerin will talk about her choreographic work, what has shaped it, and how her interests have evolved over time. She will be joined by guest artists for a conversation around how we negotiate the frame through which other people view...

Studio Presentation – Denuded

Studio Presentation – Denuded

Sunday 4 February, 7pm - Sunday 4 February, 2018 9pm

This solo work is about the body, movement and stillness, breathing and, most importantly, about a constant contact with the audience. The confrontation of the naked body and the gaze is the work’s driving force. Bruno examines the physicality of this subject,...

TALKING DANCE: Dancing Now – Memoir & Autobiography

TALKING DANCE: Dancing Now – Memoir & Autobiography

Monday 22 January - Monday 22 January, 2018

Critical Path in partnership with Sydney Festival 2018 present Talking Dance, a series of conversations between the Festival artists exploring ideas in their performance works and broader practice. What does dance mean here and now to us? How does it place us, how...

TALKING DANCE: Dancing Now – Personal Experience

TALKING DANCE: Dancing Now – Personal Experience

Sunday 21 January - Sunday 21 January, 2018

Critical Path in partnership with Sydney Festival 2018 present Talking Dance, a series of conversations between the Festival artists exploring ideas in their performance works and broader practice. What does dance mean here and now to us? How does it place us, how...

TALKING DANCE: Dancing Here – State of Play

TALKING DANCE: Dancing Here – State of Play

Sunday 14 January - Sunday 14 January, 2018

Critical Path in partnership with Sydney Festival 2018 present Talking Dance, a series of conversations between the Festival artists exploring ideas in their performance works and broader practice. What does dance mean here and now to us? How does it place us, how...

NOTHING TO BUY // NOTHING TO SELL // NOTHING TO LOSE #8

NOTHING TO BUY // NOTHING TO SELL // NOTHING TO LOSE #8

Sunday 10 December - Sunday 10 December, 2017

A platform designed to develop an inquiry outside of existing frameworks that categorize art and performance into specific genres. By starting a conversation with like-minded artists we begin to question our knowledge through sharing.  SHARING IS THE NEW ENCOUNTER....

Sharing: Here We Are

Sharing: Here We Are

Monday 13 November, 6pm - Monday 13 November, 2017 7pm

Join us at the University of New South Wales for an evening of artists' sharings of their work. Alison Plevey continues experimentation for a solo project investigating the extreme climates of the body. How can she derive choreographic material from a deep tuning to...

Mornings are Difficult

Mornings are Difficult

Saturday 11 November - Sunday 12 November, 2017

We invite you to join us for a breakfast discussion where we chew over some challenging issues. Events will be ticketed for catering purposes. On sale Thursday 12 October, 5pm. Saturday 11 November In keeping with Interchange Festival’s theme for the day of Political...

Interchange Festival

Interchange Festival

Friday 10 November - Sunday 12 November, 2017

Critical Path is thrilled to present our second Interchange Festival 2017. Over the weekend from Friday evening to Sunday night, we invite you to join us to share your and others experience of working across and between cultures. The meeting and connection of...

Happy Hour

Happy Hour

Saturday 4 November - Sunday 5 November, 2017

A compelling evening of performance with our finest independent dance-makers. Featuring: Lucky Lartey, Vicki van Hout, Matt Cornell. And an animation film by Heidrun Lohr and Hans Bildstein Curated by Linda Luke Saturday 4 Nov &  Sunday 5 Nov | 5pm $15.00...

FIRST RUN @ CRITICAL PATH

FIRST RUN @ CRITICAL PATH

Sunday 15 October, 4pm - Sunday 15 October, 2017 6pm

The next First Run artists are Bhenji Ra and Ivey Wawn. Join us at the Drill Hall as these wonderful artists share new ideas and work in development. Bhenji Ra is an interdisciplinary artist whose practice combines performance and video. Her work is often concerned...

NOTHING TO BUY // NOTHING TO SELL // NOTHING TO LOSE #7

NOTHING TO BUY // NOTHING TO SELL // NOTHING TO LOSE #7

Sunday 10 September, 3pm - Sunday 10 September, 2017 5pm

Edition 7: CARE-TO-PLAY Curated and facilitated by Diane Busuttil 2 Sessions - 3.00-4.00pm & 4.30-5.30pm This edition will focus on artists working in the field of caring, to question the ways in which we help each other through service, through art and through...

FIRST RUN @ READYMADE WORKS – ULTIMO

FIRST RUN @ READYMADE WORKS – ULTIMO

Sunday 30 July, 4pm - Sunday 30 July, 2017 6pm

FIRST RUN ReadyMade Works and Critical Path are excited to present FIRST RUN, a program for dance makers to present work in development. Lizzie Thomson and Ryuichi Fujimura will be presenting. Free. Open to the public. Refreshments served, please RSVP to...

Workshop & Showing – Dancekool

Workshop & Showing – Dancekool

Saturday 29 July, 2pm - Saturday 29 July, 2017 6pm

While working from technique based primarily in hip hop dance, KENTARO!! creates unique and innovative works that transcend the patterns of conventional styles of dance. In recent years, his works are characterized by dance with a narrative aspect and utilizing...

Workshop & Showing – Critical Path

Workshop & Showing – Critical Path

Saturday 22 July - Saturday 22 July, 2017

Teita’s choreographies focus on the “structure of the human body” and “interaction of space, music, and human body”. Since 2010 he has created experimental works in collaboration with musicians, that depict the relationship between body and music. 22 JULY: WORKSHOP:...

Presentation: Barco Dance Collection

Presentation: Barco Dance Collection

Saturday 24 June, 2pm - Saturday 24 June, 2017 6pm

Choreographer Dinis Machado (Sweden/Portugal) premieres the entire Barco Dance Collection: 14 short dance works choreographed by 14 different choreographers from various countries and performed by Dinis. This is the first time Barco Dance Collection has been presented...

NOTHING TO BUY // NOTHING TO SELL // NOTHING TO LOSE #6

NOTHING TO BUY // NOTHING TO SELL // NOTHING TO LOSE #6

Sunday 18 June, 3pm - Sunday 18 June, 2017 6pm

“To manifesto is to perform” states Alex Danchev in his introduction to 100 Artists’ Manifestos. Can art exist independently of politics? Why do we need manifestos? NOTHING is a series of events where participating artists perform, present and share some part of their...

Performance: Speaking Dance

Performance: Speaking Dance

Wednesday 3 May - Wednesday 3 May, 2017

The work of Burrows and Fargion radiates delight even as it makes the audience think. Over the past ten years the two artists have built a body of duets which mix the formality of classical music composition with an open and often anarchic approach to performance and...

Performance: Both Sitting Duet and Body Not Fit For Purpose

Performance: Both Sitting Duet and Body Not Fit For Purpose

Tuesday 2 May - Tuesday 2 May, 2017

The work of Burrows and Fargion radiates delight even as it makes the audience think. Over the past ten years the two artists have built a body of duets which mix the formality of classical music composition with an open and often anarchic approach to performance and...

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