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The BOLD festival

Celebrating the legacy of dance

Friday 10 March 2017
3:30 – 7:30pm
Elizabeth Cameron Dalman in Taiwan in 2014 by Chen Yi-shu
Elizabeth Cameron Dalman in Taiwan in 2014 by Chen Yi-shu

BOLD Festival celebrates the legacy and impact of professional and community dance – a platform for the work of older and still-practicing artists as a way to explore healthy ageing, the health impacts of creativity and the cross-generational exchange of ideas and practice.

Time passing
3.30pm, 4.00pm and 4.30pm

Performances by Dr Katrina Rank and the Kym King dancers exploring notions of identity and body memory.

5.20 – 5.35pm

Performed by Tammi Gissell and students from Melrose High School. Commissioned by the National Portrait Gallery.

Dances for David
5.35 – 6.00pm

Anca Frankenhaeuser and Patrick Harding-Irmer present short performances inspired by the recently commissioned portrait of David McAllister, Artistic Director of the Australian Ballet.

An evening with Elizabeth
6.30 – 7.30pm

Choreographer, teacher and performer, Elizabeth Cameron Dalman OAM shares stories of her life and work in conversation with Bill Stephens OAM.

Friday 10 March 2017
3:30pm – 7:30pm