Update — Bill Stephens review!
QL2 presents new contemporary dance by dance students from Universities around Australia. A glimpse into the next generation of contemporary dance and physical theatre.
Next open audition is 18 February 2018.
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Thanks everyone for coming! Two full houses. Next up: On Course!
QL2 Dance presents Canberra’s 2017 Quantum Leap dancers in their own short dance works. Artistic Director Ruth Osborne says “This project is an important starting point in the development of choreographic practice and of leadership potential. They are working hard to create meaningful contemporary dance — beyond just doing moves or steps to music, and really engaging some of the processes they have been part of when they have been in projects like This Poisoned Sea. The content will be all their own.”
“I have been involved with QL2 for a number of years now as a dancer and now have the pleasure of returning to make a section of the work in the Chaos project. I danced myself at QL2 from 2009 to 2013, performing in both junior and senior projects.
‘Its such a rewarding experience to be able to make a work with such talented dancers and young artists.’
“I have participated in QL2 Dance’s ‘Chaos’ project for the past 3 years, although this year due to injury, I’ve had to step out of the dancing role, and into a new one. Over the past two weeks, I’ve assisted Alison and the other choreographers during the Not Like the others rehearsal intensive as an outside eye. I’ve had the opportunity to work alongside everyone throughout the creative development process, without having to perform in the theatre during production week. Continue reading
Australian Dance Party with dancers of QL2 ‘weave, hustle and halt’ at the National Portrait Gallery, Canberra
Alison Plevey: “As I take up reins this week at QL2 Dance as Acting Artistic Director, I bounce into the office and out onto the street to perform a quirky new work I have created working closely with the National Portrait Gallery. The piece is a reflection of the extraordinary exhibition Dempsey’s People: A folio of British Street Portraits currently showing until 22 October 2017.