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Interplay #5: Jacopo

02 May 2014

Jacopo Godani revisits his critically acclaimed work Raw Models, with Sydney Dance Company, and in the process discusses re-evaluating how we educate our bodies to interpret sophisticated movement. Raw Models is a sinuous, sexy testament to the infinite malleability of the human body. Click the video… Read more

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Moves of Interplay: Cass Mortimer Eipper

29 April 2014

Each week we take you behind the scenes and through the moves of Interplay. Dancer Cass Mortimer Eipper on Rafael Bonachela’s 2 in D Minor: “During the creative process Rafael picked a single subtle moment from a phrase we created. He then decided that this simple movement should gradually… Read more

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Q&A with Jesse Scales

24 April 2014

Dancer Jesse Scales on Interplay, the striking electro acoustic score of Raw Models and her top 5 music tracks.  What is the most interesting thing about Interplay for you? For me, the most interesting part about Interplay is the fact that it is a triple bill. I have had… Read more

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Moves of Interplay – Dancer Charmene Yap

17 April 2014

Each week we take you behind the scenes and through the moves of Interplay. Dancer Charmene Yap on Raw Models: ‘The movement in Raw Models is highly energetic and electric. Jacopo, the choreographer, challenges us to move like liquid, highly defined and incredibly articulate.’ Interplay features choreography by Rafael Bonachela, Jacopo… Read more

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Moves of Interplay – Dancer Juliette Barton

04 April 2014

Each week we take you behind the scenes and through the moves of Interplay. Dancer Juliette Barton in the studio: ‘Here I was mostly playing with moves from Rafael Bonachela’s 2 in D Minor. I think this image is reflective of some of the calmer, quieter moments that have… Read more

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Interplay: What the Critics Have Been Saying

02 April 2014

It’s the FINAL week for Interplay in Sydney. Next week (10 – 12 April) we head to Canberra Theatre Centre to share this electrifying production with our Canberra friends and later in the month we make our debut at Southbank Theatre in Melbourne (30 April… Read more

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Moves of Interplay – Dancer Janessa Dufty

28 March 2014

Each week we take you behind the scenes and through the moves of Interplay. Dancer Janessa Dufty: “In this image I’m drawing from my creative process that was developed during the early stages of Rafael’s work. I drew inspiration from the music of JS Bach that violinist… Read more

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Interplay #4: Gideon

21 March 2014

Gideon Obarzanek speaks about his fascination with the internal dialogue of an audience member watching a dance performance and how this led to his collaboration with actor, writer and dramaturg David Woods (Exit the King, Ganesh versus the Third Reich) and the creation of L’Chaim!. Zoe Coombs… Read more

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Interplay #3: 2 in D Minor

17 March 2014

Rafael Bonachela discusses the creative process and music behind his work 2 in D Minor. Click the VIDEO tab above to watch. Filmed by Peter Greig Music by Nick Wales and Veronique Serret on violin performing JS Bach’s Violin Partita 2 in D Minor.  

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Moves of Interplay – Secondee Tynan Wood

14 March 2014

Each week we take you behind the scenes and through the moves of Interplay. This week, meet secondee Tynan Wood. Tynan is a 3rd year student from New Zealand School of Dance and has been spending time with us in the lead up to our Sydney season… Read more