Out of the Studio 2017
Out of the Studio 2017
Out of the Studio 2017
Out of the Studio 2017
Brianna Kell OOTS 2016
Brianna Kell OOTS 2016
Brianna Kell OOTS 2016
Ivey Wawn OOTS 2016
Ivey Wawn OOTS 2016

Out of the Studio

Out of the Studio is an annual program opportunity for emerging choreographers to develop new ideas and a platform to present a new work to audiences in a theatre context. Applications are open to all NSW based emerging choreographers. 

DirtyFeet provides:

  • 3 weeks of studio space  at FORM Dance Projects in Parramatta and/or Shopfront Arts Co.Op in Carlton;
  • A presentation over 2 nights and 1 matinee. The presentation will involve a Q&A, minimal production values such as simple lighting with a theatre capacity of 60 people per night;
  • Paid artists fees, Choreographer and Dancers;
  • An industry mentor:
  • Documentation;
  • Producer, administrative support, marketing, production and technical support.

Guidelines/Selection criteria

  • The project should be solidly based in contemporary dance practices and can include collaborations with artists from other disciplines;
  • Emerging choreographer;
  • The artists involved should be NSW-based artists, or artists who have a demonstrated practice in NSW.

Applications have now closed for 2018 and will re-open in 2019.

The program made its debut in 2014 with choreographers Rob McCredie and Sarah-Vyne Vassallo and continued in 2015 with works presented from choreographers Rhiannon Newton and Rosslyn Wythes. In 2016 new works were created by Brianna Kell and Ivey Wawn and in 2017, Thomas E.S.Kelly and Matt Cornell created new dance works.. For more information on each work, see the images below.