co3 - reason for being
Wed 26 – Sat 29 April 2017
WESTERN AUSTRALIAN - NEW PROGRAM & PARTNERSHIP
CONCEPT & CHOREOGRAPY, RAEWYN HILL
COORDINATING CURATOR, DUNJA RMANDIC
In this innovative cross-arts partnership between the Art Gallery of WA and WA’s newest contemporary dance company, Co3, Gallery visitors will experience their State Art Collection re-interpreted through contemporary dance and collaborative performance.
From first conceptual conversations through to a final performance of the week’s work, Hill unpacks her creative practice, revealing the process of creating contemporary dance in the unusual live studio environment of AGWA.
Wed 26 – Fri 28 April: work in development
10-11am Company Class | 11.15-1pm Development | 2-4.30pm Development
Sat 29 april: WORK IN DEVELOPMENT AND SHOWING
10-11am Company Class | 11.15-1pm Development | 2-3pm Prep for Showing
Photo: Toni Wilkinson (and above) Raewyn Hill
Feb: Wed 1 – Sat 4, Mar: Wed 1 – Sat 4, Apr: Wed 26 – Sat 29, June/July: Wed 28 June – Sat 1 July,
Aug: Wed 16 – Sat 19, Oct: Wed 4 – Sat 7, Nov: Wed 8 – Sat 11.
Based in Perth and led by Artistic Director Raewyn Hil, Co3 is the state’s flagship contemporary dance company. The company supports and inspires the development of contemporary dance, dancers and dance culture. With a stable of leading Australian artists including choreographers, dancers, teaching artists, and creatives, Co3 is a company of many creative voices commissioning a variety of choreographers who create physically inspiring, thought-provoking, and emotionally engaging work. Alongside exceptional performances at the forefront of Australian art, Co3 delivers youth, education and outreach development programs that connect with metropolitan, regional and remote communities.