The Company

Celebrating 50 Years in 2015.

Under the directorship of Garry Stewart, Australian Dance Theatre creates dance that is an intelligent progression of the art form engaging audiences the world over.

Australian Dance Theatre is Australia’s pre-eminent contemporary dance company and the longest running in the country. For almost 50 years Australian Dance Theatre has pioneered new work that has contributed to defining dance in this region.

Some of the most laudable names in Australian dance have been part of the company’s evolution. For the past 15 years, under the artistic direction of Garry Stewart, Australian Dance Theatre has engaged in unique collaborations with artists from a wide variety of fields. With the dancers of the company, Garry Stewart has developed a distinctive movement vocabulary that underpins the company’s unique identity.

What’s On

October 2014

Date

Venue

Program

Bookings

18 - 22 Feb Canberra Museum and Gallery, Civic Square, Canberra
PULSE Download the exhibition catalogue (bookings not required)

21 - 28 Oct Carriageworks Choreography (NIDA) Carriageworks

November 2014

Date

Venue

Program

Bookings

6 - 8 Nov Dunstan Playhouse
Adelaide Festival Centre
Proximity BASS

21 Nov Australian Dance Theatre, 126 Belair Rd, Hawthorn SA Rough Draft Australian Dance Theatre

23 Nov Art Gallery of South Australia, North Terrace Adelaide Food, Art, Desire Feast Festival

News & Media

New work by Garry Stewart, Choreography to premiere in Sydney 21-28 October 2014 - 15 October, 2014

The work has been created as part of Stewart’s time as the 2014 Seaborn, Broughton & Walford Artist-in-Residence at NIDA.

PROXIMITY RETURNS TO ADELAIDE, 6-8 NOVEMBER 2014 - 14 October, 2014

Australian Dance Theatre will present a return season of the award winning work, Proximity next month at the Dunstan Playhouse to mark the start of the 50th anniversary celebrations in 2015.

Passing of former Théâtre de la Ville director, Gerard Violette. - 26 September, 2014

Australian Dance Theatre and Artistic Director Garry Stewart are sad to hear about the passing of Gerard Violette, former director of Théâtre de la Ville in Paris.

Garry Stewart in conversation - 13 August, 2014

Free event coming up at Critical Path, Sydney.

CRITICALLY ACCLAIMED PROXIMITY RETURNS TO ADELAIDE - 1 August, 2014

Proximity will return to Adelaide for a season at the Dunstan Playhouse this November to mark the start of the 50th anniversary celebrations in 2015.


News Archive

26 February, 2014
Thinking Brains & Bodies

16 December, 2013
Looking back on 2013