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June 2020 marks ADT’s 55th birthday. We ask you to give the gift of creativity.

Despite the crises of 2020 we are absolutely dedicated to delivering and launching the inaugural Australian Choreographic Commission in November this year.

With this new program ADT will work with one exceptional Australian choreographer each year, to devise and create a new choreographic work and deliver a season at South Australia’s dance hub and the home of ADT, The Odeon theatre.

This year we are thrilled to launch this program with Alison Currie. Alison’s practice examines the connection between inanimate forms and performers. For this  inaugural choreographic season, Currie is devising a new work called Of All Things.

Award-winning multi-disciplinary South Australian design firm Enoki are enlisted as collaborators and together they will create a tangible middle ground between the animate and inanimate, the mobile and fixed.

Of All Things will be an investigation into the nature of matter where ADT’s dancers and The Odeon theatre will morph, meld, fuse and disconnect.

Celebrate 55 years of outstanding South Australian Dance from ADT by supporting the launch of the Australian Choreographic Commission.




The World’s Smallest Stage sees ten choreographers matched with twelve dancers and ten composers to create a series of new dance works, between 5-10 minutes’ each. Each new dance piece is confined to a living room size area of 2m x 2m.

Past event

Reincarnation – POSTPONED

19 - 27 June 2020

Heath Ledger Theatre, Perth

Garry Stewart’s work created for West Australian Ballet and Co:3 Australia, Reincarnation, returns in 2020 as a part of West Australian Ballet’s STATE

Of all things by Alison Currie

18 - 22 November 2020

The Odeon

In 2020, Australian Dance Theatre (ADT) proudly presents, Of all things, a new work by Alison Currie.

Past event

Objekt – Adelaide (POSTPONED)

26 June - 01 July 2020

Dunstan Playhouse, Adelaide Festival Centre

Australian Dance Theatre (ADT) and Co:3 Australia present Objekt by Garry Stewart