Tessa is Going… Going…

Victoria native and Columbia University student, Tessa Thwaites, is on a mission through Europe to explore dance facilities and choreographic centres. Follow Tessa through Europe as she reports her findings: Going…Going…

Creative Community Spaces – Going…

We couldn’t be more proud. Last summer we celebrated local Victoria dancer, Tessa Thwaites, as she made her way to New York for her first year of studies in Dance at the Barnard College of Columbia University. And we were ecstatic when Tessa approached us about combining some experience working in the Dance Victoria office …

Berlin Dance Tour – Post 4

On May 16th, Dance Victoria embarked on a 3 city European tour to Berlin, Copenhagen and Stockholm. Join guest blogger Dance Victoria’s Producer Stephen White as he sends us updates from abroad: Part of Copenhagen’s charm is that the buildings are mostly brick construction and they are of “a scale”, only six or seven stories. …

Berlin Dance Tour – Post 3

On May 16th, Dance Victoria embarked on a 3 city European tour to Berlin, Copenhagen and Stockholm. Join guest blogger Dance Victoria’s Producer Stephen White as he sends us updates from abroad: One of the ideas that has captivated me since I started travelling many years ago is the defining nature of a city. What …

Berlin Dance Tour – Post 2

On May 16th, Dance Victoria embarked on a 3 city European tour to Berlin, Copenhagen and Stockholm. Join guest blogger Dance Victoria’s Producer Stephen White as he sends us updates from abroad: For many years at conferences and in scholarly papers, the prevailing conversation in the world of arts presenters (my world) has been about …

Berlin Dance Tour – Post 1

On May 16th, Dance Victoria embarked on a 3 city European tour to Berlin, Copenhagen and Stockholm. Join guest blogger Dance Victoria’s Producer Stephen White as he sends us updates from abroad:  Post 1: Berlin Third time in Berlin in almost as many years. First as a tourist in 2010, second time at the invitation …

Chicago Dance Tour – Day 5+6+7

In 2008, Stephen White and Bill Hamar crafted a tour to Chicago that soon became one of their all-time favourites. Its combination of architectural walking and boat tours, entrances to galleries, dance performances, and even a cooking class, combine to capture the heart and soul of this magnificent city. I was excited to join them …

Chicago Dance Tour – Day 3+4

In 2008, Stephen White and Bill Hamar crafted a tour to Chicago that soon became one of their all time favourites. Its combination of architectural walking and boat tours, entrances to galleries, dance performances, and even a cooking class combine to capture the heart and soul of this magnificent city. I was excited to join …

Chicago Dance Tour – Day 1+2

In 2008, Stephen White and Bill Hamar crafted a tour to Chicago that soon became one of their all time favourites. Its combination of architectural walking and boat tours, entrances to galleries, dance performances, and even a cooking class combine to capture the heart and soul of this magnificent city. I was excited to join …

A New Look for a New Season

After a fantastic weekend on March 15/16 presenting New Zealand’s Black Grace, and releasing our new 2013/14 Season with two very successful “Jump the Queue” parties, we are finding it a little difficult to wind down. Now begins that stretch of time between seasons where we dust off our to-do lists (and this blog *ahem*), re-evaluate …