New Breed 2017

30 Nov - 9 Dec
All Tickets $35
Carriageworks, Sydney

In 2017 Sydney Dance Company and Carriageworks continue their commitment to emerging choreographers and present the next edition of New Breed.

Showcasing a rich diversity of choreographic ideas, an incredibly talented group of choreographers – Melanie Lane, Tyrone Robinson, Petros Treklis, Cass Mortimer Eipper and Nelson Earl – will create brand new pieces on members of Sydney Dance Company.

Don’t miss this limited season of raw talent and fresh ideas from some of Australia’s most exciting dance creators.

“★★★★ Nothing short of spectacular.” – The Music
“★★★★ Boundaries are not only pushed, they’re bent, buckled and broken.” – Limelight Magazine


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Warning: This production includes haze, strobe lighting, coarse language, partial nudity and sexual references. 

30 Nov – 9 Dec
Carriageworks, Sydney
All Tickets $35

Thursday 30 Nov, 8pm (Opening Night)
Friday 1 Dec, 8pm*
Saturday 2 Dec, 8pm**
Tuesday 5 Dec, 8pm
Wednesday 6 Dec, 8pm
Thursday 7 Dec, 8pm
Friday 8 Dec, 8pm
Saturday 9 Dec, 2pm
Saturday 9 Dec, 8pm



Choreographer: Melanie Lane
Music: Original composition by Clark
Costume Realisation: Aleisa Jelbart
Lighting Design: Verity Hampton

Read our Choreographer Spotlight with Melanie Lane

Choreographer: Tyrone Robinson
Music by: L S D X O X O, Arca
Lighting Design: Verity Hampson

Read our Choreographer Spotlight with Tyrone Robinson

The Art of Letting Go
Choreographer: Petros Treklis
Music: Rachmaninoff & Prokofiev: Cello Sonatas performed by Yo-Yo Ma & Emanuel Ax
Costume Realisation: Wendy James
Lighting Design: Verity Hampton

Read our Choreographer Spotlight with Petros Treklis

Bell Jar
Choreographers: Nelson EarlCass Mortimer Eipper
Music: Marco Cher-Gibard
Costume Design: Aleisa  Jelbart
Lighting Design: Verity Hampton

Read our Choreographer Spotlight with Cass Mortimer Eipper
our Choreographer Spotlight with Nelson Earl

‘★★★★ Well worth seeing… Extraordinary… powerful… memorable’ – The Sydney Morning Herald

‘What a great night of dance: all of it brand spanking new, performed by some of the best movers on the planet and offered at $35 a ticket.’ – The Australian

‘★★★★ Full of a wonderful sense of adventure, but also with the choreographic and theatrical nous to pull off an eclectic and consistently satisfying night of dance.’ – TimeOut