Join 5 young dancers in the Studio Underground at the State Theatre Centre of WA, for a series of intimate and personal performance showings in the culmination of the Hidden Movements creative development program.
Hidden Movements is a dance development program, where 5 young dancers from all disciplines work under the guidance of dance artist Bernadette Lewis, to develop their skills in choreography, improvisation, and take their individual artistic practices at the State Theatre Centre of WA.
About the mentor:
Bernadette Lewis graduated from WAAPA’s honours program, LINK Dance Company in 2011. In 2012 she toured Australia with Tasdance, performing in works by Anton, Frances Rings and Marnie Palomares. Locally, Bernadette has performed in works by Buzz Dance Theatre, Sue Peacock, Aimee Smith, Jo Pollitt, Patrice Smith, Claudia Alessi, Didier Théron and Natalie Allen. In 2014 she was nominated for most outstanding female performer at the WA Dance Awards.
Her choreographic work includes two new commissions by WAAPA (2015/17), two residencies (STRUT Dance 2015 and Chunky Move 2017) and movement consultation for new theatre works by The Last Great Hunt and Riptide. Her latest work, The Honeymoon Suite, curated by Paper Mountain for Peaks 2018 was the recipient of the FRINGE WORLD Dance and Physical Theatre Award.
WHEN: Thursday 19 April, 8.00 – 10.00pm
WHERE: Studio Underground, State Theatre Centre of WA
About the Youth Week WA KickstART Festival
Now in its eighth consecutive year, the Youth Week WA KickstART Festival offers young people aged 12 - 26 an extensive range of free workshops, performances, exhibitions, talks, special events, and new initiatives for 2018.
The Youth Week WA KickstART Festival is presented by Propel Youth Arts WA as part of Youth Week WA, and is supported by the State Government of Western Australia, Lotterywest and the Metropolitan Redevelopment Authority.