Grey Panthers 2018

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Tracks Dance Company Studio

Tracks believes in dance as a whole of life activity. The Grey Panthers dancing troupe for the over 60's is a prime example of this. This year the Grey Panthers Celebrate their 30th birthday, surely making them the longest continually running seniors community dance group in Australia.

30 years of performance
Hear members of the Grey Panther (seniors' dance troupe) talk about belonging to the group
Read a short history of the Grey Panthers

Program Leaders

David McMicken and Kelly Beneforti.
Guest Tutors: The Tracktivators: Bryn Wackett, Janelle Saunders, Jordan Bretherton, Madeleine Brown

2018 Performances

March 2nd, 9th, 23rd - Tracktivation Live Darwin - Lunchtime performances, 11.15-11.30am, Darwin Smith Street Mall
April 29th - International Dance Day Big Dance Performance, West Lane Car Park
May 12th - Seabreeze Festival, Nightcliff
May 24th - Biggest Morning Tea - Darwin Greek School
June 1st - COTA NT Seniors Expo, Palmerston Recreation Centre
July 8th - Fresh Tracks - Darwin Fringe Festival - Brown's Mart Theatre
August 3rd - Coomalie Cota Seniors Luncheon - Batchelor
August 26th - Palmerston and Rural Seniors Closing Ceremony - Humpty Doo
August 26 - Darwin Festival - Festival Park
Septemebr 30th - Lions Club Annual District Convention - Club Tropical Resort
December 9th - Firies Pensioner Christmas Lunch, Kalymnian Brotherhood Hall

Grey Panthers 2018

Anne Carrick, Antonietta Vanzella, Barry Thomson, Christina Honan, Colleen Orr, Darryl Butler, Dorothy Maclorras, Ellen Hankin, Filomena De Castro, Francisca Kleinebeck, Heather Hyde, Heather Keighley, Janine Sutter, Jenni Sanderson, Jo Parish, Judy Markwell, Judy Mckerr, Julie Mastin, Kathleen Elliott, Leslie Piper, Lillian Mann, Marg Lee, Marge Duminski, Maria Vlastuin, MaryAnn Hinton, Maxine Atkinson, Nikki Charlesworth-Canning, Noelene Trinne, Patricia O'Neill, Roslyn Henry, Soo May Cheng, Toni Vine-Bromley, Trish Greenfield, Val Hristova.

Company Partners

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.

Tracks 2018

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: Rev. Steve Orme, Dr Anita Toth, Ippei Okazaki

Patron: Her Honour the Honourable Vicki O’Halloran AM, Administrator of the Northern Territory

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Classes

2019 Class Feb 2nd - Dec 7th

Friday's 9.30 - 11am
Tracks Dance Studio
Frog Hollow Centre for the Arts
56 McMinn St, Darwin.

$5 Donation

For more information contact Tracks office on 08 8941 1410.
"Its better than taking a pill!" - Glad Morris - Founding Member

Performances

March - Lunchtime performances for Tractivation every Friday in March, 11.15-11.30am, sites around Darwin CBD

April 29 - International Dance Day Big Dance Performance, West Lane Car Park

May 12th - Seabreeze Festival, Nightcliff

June 1st - COTA NT Seniors Expo, Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory

August - Various Seniors Month activities Darwin, Palmerston, Coomalie region (watch this space for dates)

Septemebr 30th - Lions Club Annual District Convention - Club Tropical Resort

December 9th - Firies Pensioner Christmas Lunch, Kalymnian Bortherhood Hall

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