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Brisbane Powerhouse

1920s power station turned contemporary art haven.
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Brisbane Powerhouse is Queensland’s home for contemporary culture, a magnificent power station of the 1920s reborn as an arts centre on the Brisbane River.

With over 1,250 performances and events each year, we are one of the busiest arts venues in the Asia-Pacific region. We offer a year-round program featuring events across music, comedy, Writers+Ideas, dance, film, visual arts, cabaret, circus, and theatre.

Australasian Dance Collective

Australasian Dance Collective is one of Queensland’s leading contemporary dance companies, based in Brisbane, Australia.

Australasian Dance Collective is one of the nation’s leading contemporary dance companies. Established in 1984 as Expressions Dance Company, we have created more than 170 works by 75 Australian and international choreographers.

With an extraordinary ensemble of six dancers, the company has achieved significant recognition through national awards, including three Helpmann Awards and three Australian Dance Awards.
We are defined by our commitment to excellence in both performance and sector development, contributing to the evolution and future of contemporary dance.

Annually we create multiple new works, collaborate nationally and internationally and present performance seasons at major Australian venues including our presenting partner venue Queensland Performing Arts Centre.

Entering a bold new era under the leadership of renowned Artistic Director, Amy Hollingsworth, the Queensland-based company is focussed on collaboration, empowerment and artistic risk-taking to create exhilarating dance works that push boundaries and speak to the soul.

* Excellence in contemporary dance performance * Commitment to developing the dance sector in Australia * Delivery of quality youth education and training