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ArtsLab11 Reflection: What was the experience?

Photography by Yann Audic

My 2011 ArtsLab year has come to an end, and upon reflection, I know this experience will continue to shape the paths I forge and the stepping stones I choose to jump, to come. However, before I close this chapter, I want to briefly reflect and in turn reveal, what my ArtsLab11 experience has really […]


ArtsLab11 Work-in-Progress: To Ponder

Photo by Pollyanna Kaisa Nowicki

I’ve finally managed to find (yes, find) two days, in fact, the last two days in my July Holiday Break (I work during School Term) to reflect on my first work-in-progress piece for ArtsLab11.


TEDx Feathers, Seduction, and Light Bulb moments.

TEDx Feathers, Seduction, and Light Bulb moments.

  I was lucky enough to be invited into the theatre audience for the TEDx conference on Saturday and I wish I could sum up my experience succinctly but it was like 10 hours of big, big ideas being shared and I don’t think I really could even if I tried. I will say this […]


The Red Shoes: To Dance (uncontrollably)

The Red Shoes: To Dance (uncontrollably)

A curtain draws open. Its thick fabric, red and rich, ripples to reveal a man. This man – a shoemaker (Leonide Massine) begins to ‘chasse’, ‘pas-de-bouree’ and ‘pirouette’; a pair of ballet shoes held in each of his hands. She (Moira Shearer) suddenly appears. Her body is lyrical and lucid, and her steps are as […]


DV8 Physical Theatre: To Swing & To Sway

DV8 Physical Theatre: To Swing & To Sway

DV8 Physical Theatre – The Cost of Living (2004) What is it that you see when you watch this film foot-age? What is it that you hear? And feel? Or smell? And most importantly, what do you experience (and notice you experience) in and through your own body? The power of sight – to look, […]