Choreographer: Sidi Larbi Cherkaoiu. Composer Nitin Sawhney. Visionary Japanese animator and manga artist Osamu Tezuka provides the inspiration for Cherkaoui’s TeZukA with a cast of nine dancers, two musicians, an actor and a calligrapher.
A spectacular sound and light installation in Kings Park directed by Nigel Jamieson and designed by Zoe Atkinson, in collaboration with local Indigenous artists and communities. A stunning but somber celebration of the land on which the Festival takes place, and the connection between the land and the Noongar people who call it home. Perth Festival opening event […]
Experience Collider is a gauntlet of shared obstacles; a performance of fantastic exchanges between young people with circus skills and those with a disability and high support needs. Directed by Sam Fox and produced by DADAA and Circus WA 21 young people are on a journey together, moving through the Experience Collider. They all explore it […]
by Julia Hales with Finn O’Branagáin and Clare WatsonA Perth Festival | DADAA | Black Swan State Theatre commission You Know We Belong Together is a story of love; that force of nature that strikes like lightning into our hearts. Family, friends and lovers are all part of Julia Hales’ deeply personal account of her experiences as a […]
Does it matter ?—losing your sight?… There’s such splendid work for the blind; And people will always be kind, As you sit on the terrace remembering And turning your face to the light. – Siegfried Sassoon We were commissioned by 14 […]
Lemn Sissay asks ‘What if we got it wrong…?’ in a short film made with Deborah May for the series of artists films Darwin Originals. Musicians Gary Crosby and Peter Edwards. Broadcast on Channel 4’s 3 minute wonders.