Performance Repertoire

Every year, Sydney Dance Company develops new contemporary dance works that are available for touring. If you are interested in discussing potential touring dates and repertoire please contact the following:

Australia & International Bookings

Dominic Chang
[email protected]

North American Exclusive

Rena Shagan Associates Inc
16A West 88th Street
New York NY 10024 USA
[email protected]

Awards and media

★★★★ “Dance moves for the end of the world… Choreographer Rafael Bonachela sets his excellent dancers on a whirling, bounding trajectory that sustains them in duets, trios and interestingly constructed ensembles…” The Sydney Morning Herald on Impermanence

“…it is arguably the single best piece created by and for an Australian dance company for many years” Adelaide Advertiser on Impermanence

★★★★ “Bold… impressive athleticism and energy… has to be seen to be believed.” – The Sydney Morning Herald on ab [intra]

“Sydney Dance Company delivers intensity to startle and delight”  The Australian on ab [intra]

Featuring works

ab [intra]


Rafael Bonachela


70 mins

First performed


ab [intra],​ meaning ‘from within’ in Latin is ‘an exploration of our primal instincts, our impulses and our visceral responses’, says choreographer Rafael Bonachela. From tenderness to turmoil, ​ab [intra]​ is a journey of intense human existence that will command your attention.



Rafael Bonachela


65 mins

First performed


A visceral and thrilling exploration of the juxtaposition of beauty and devastation, this full-length work features a new score full of emotional power from Grammy Award-winning composer Bryce Dessner performed live on stage by the Australian String Quartet.