e-dition nov 20, 2013
Luke George & collaborators, Not About Face
Jessica Sabatini is drawn in by the collective engagement and ghostly habiliments of Luke George's recent work about spirituality and mysticism.
OzAsia: Leigh Warren & Dancers, Not According to Plan
Anne Thompson is captivated by the sensuality of Leigh Warren's latest dance work focussed on Cambodian-born dance artist Xiao-Xiong Zhang.
Jon Rose' The Canberra Pursuit, Canberra 100
The artist's account of this community engaged project creating a multitude of new musical instruments from bikes, as part of the Canberra 100 celebrations.
In Profile: Sarah-Mace Dennis
Sarah-Mace Dennis (QLD/London) is an interdisciplinary artist working across text, photomedia, performance and video investigating themes of history and memory. Here we discuss her recent large scale public artwork for Queensland Multicultural Centre and the State Library as well as her upcoming works exploring consciousness and social change.
In Profile: Rachael Dease
Rachael Dease (WA) didn't intend to be a singer or a theatre director but she now is both. She talks with us about her major project to date, City of Shadows, a music theatre work inspired by the extraordinary archive of forensic photos from the Police & Justice Museum.
Archive highlight: Jon Rose
Jon Rose is one of the most prolific composer/musicians in Australia. To complement his recent contribution above, we've gathered together all Rose-centred content into a handy compendium.
Contributor profile: Anne Thompson
Anne Thompson Anne Thompson is an academic, dramaturg, director and reviewer of dance for RealTime. Most recently she instigated our Women in Performance feature. Here she shares with us what prompted her to start the series.
Over 2013/2014 RealTime will be featuring arts activities in regional Australia. Our current focus is on the Riverina & Eastern Riverina regions. Includes interviews with key arts organisations, artist profiles, coverage and documentation of arts events in the area.
in the loop
You’re History: Performance Space 30th Birthday, Syd; Super Discount, Back to Back, Malthouse, Melb; Beautiful One Day, Ilbijerri Theatre Company, version 1.0, Arts House, Melb; Birthing Things in the Spirit: The Water Birth, David Capra, Campbelltown Arts Centre; Arden vs Arden, The Hayloft Project, Darebin Speakeasy, Melb; Aorta, Stephanie Lake, Chunky Move, Melb; CRITNIC, Nat Cursio, Melb; SDS1, Ahilan Ratnamohan, PICA, Perth; Ngalpun Mudth (Our Home), NAISDA Indigenous Dance Showcase, Carriageworks, Syd; Melbourne Now, NGV, Melbourne; Lift, Kate Murphy, Breenspace, Syd; Insight Radicals: MCLEMOI, Syd; Archana Hande artist talk, spaced, Perth; Corridor, CACHE in POINT, Syd; West Head Project & Peggy Glanville Hicks Address, New Music Network, Syd/Melb; seensound: visual/music, Loop Bar, Melb; the NOW now 2014 Launch, Syd; Dennis O’Rourke Memorial, Chauvel, Syd; Fallout, Lawrence Johnston, Dendy Newtown Syd
2014 Synapse Residencies, ANAT, ART-Town: call for artists; Hatched, Ensemble Offspring; Skip Ahead, YouTube & Screen Australia; Amplify Your Art, Accessible Arts
Banners: (grey) Brown Council, This is Barbara Cleveland, photo Lucy Parakhina; (blue) disambiguation room, Efterpi Soropos, image courtesy the artist; (cat) DasSHOKU SHAKE!, photo Vikk Shayen; (dancers) Quantum Leap ensemble, Hit the floor together, QL2 Dance, photo Lorna Sim
realtime 118 dec-jan 2013
gideon obarzanek: after glow
keith gallasch, chunky move’s gideon obarzanek, rt81
garry stewart: dance evolution in the age of robotics
erin brannigan, adt's devolution, rt71
lucy guerin: between temperature & temperament
jonathan marshall, rt52
rosalind crisp: a european future
erin brannigan, rt48
helen herbertson: the place where things slip
philipa rothfield, delirium, rt36
tess de quincey & stuart lynch: dancing the city
keith gallasch, compression 100, de quincey lynch, rt11
Lorcan Hopper, SALT, Restless Dance Theatre,
photo Sam Oster, see article
Banners: (blue) Felicity Doolette, Dana Nance, Jianna Georgiou, Lorcan Hopper, SALT, Restless Dance Theatre, photo Sam Oster; (black & blue) Andrew Mujunen, Daniel Monks, Catalyst Dance Masterclass Series, Second Skin, photo Gisella Vollmer; (long table) Nalaga’at Blind-Deaf Theatre Ensemble, Not By Bread Alone, courtesy the company; (glasshouse) Cat Jones, The Plantarum: Empathic Limb Clinic, Proximity Festival, photo Fionn Mulholland