2019 Artistic Program 2019
Brown’s Mart Theatre surrounds, Civic Park
A large scale community participation project based on our local experiences of cruise ships and tourists that regularly flood the city, this large scale participatory event will be presented at the Darwin Fringe Festival.
Performance: July 14 (tbc)
Community dancer rehearsals (all welcome): May - June
Darwin City Smith Street Mall and Surrounds
A perambulatory experience of site specific work building on the notion of City Spacemakers. (An international movement that uses interventions to help make our cities, buildings and spaces work better).
Performances: August 18 - 24
Auditions for community dancers: May 22 (tbc)
Australian Dance Awards & National Dance Forum
In 2019 Tracks Dance Company will work closely with the National Council and the Ausdance National team to host the Australian Dance Awards (ADA) and National Dance Forum (NDF) in Darwin. This will be the first time the ADA and NDF have come to the Northern Territory and is a strong signal to the sector of the strength and relevance of regional dance.
Forum (program announced February): August 9 - 10
Awards: August 11
Choreographic Program Showing
Tracks Dance Studio, 8 McMinn St, Darwin
The program provides a unique opportunity for emerging movement artists and dance-makers to explore the mechanics and creative scope of choreography in a supportive environment.
Showings: November 23 - 24
Course: Sept 2 - November 24 (two sessions per week)
Application Dates: August (tbc), 6 places available
Tracks Inc is assisted by the Australian Government through the Australia Council, its arts funding and advisory body; and is proudly sponsored by the Northern Territory Government.
Artistic Co-Directors: David McMicken and Tim Newth
Company Director: Adelaide Wood
Administrator: Jessica Mellor
Production Manager: Duane Preston
Dance Animateur: Kelly Beneforti
Bookkeeper: It Figures
Committee Members: Mary Durack (Chairperson), Glenn Bernardin (Treasurer), Michael Grant, David Taylor, Ken Conway, Venaska Cheliah, Sudha Coutinho, Mandela Yu. David McMicken, Tim Newth, Adelaide Wood (Ex-Officio Members)
Public Fund Trustees: Dr Anita Toth
Patron: Her Honour the Honourable Vicki O’Halloran AM, Administrator of the Northern Territory