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The BOLD festival

Celebrating the legacy of dance

Friday 10 March 2017
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.

Magnificus Magnificus
5.20 – 5.35pm

Exploring questions of identity as an indigenous woman in a contemporary world, Tammi Gissell performs excerpts from her solo inspired by the Red Tailed black cockatoo. 

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.