Posted: Tuesday 2 June, 2015

Chris Dyke and Dance North

Chris Dyke and Kyle Page smile to the camera.

Guest Blogger: Chris Dyke Chris Dyke has a history of dance performance, most recently with Restless Dance Theatre. He enjoys an ongoing mentorship with Kyle Page, Artistic Director and Dancer with Dancenorth, QLD. Chris talks about his recent week-long  development with Kyle in Townsville. I worked with my mentor Kyle Page, Artistic...

Posted: Tuesday 5 May, 2015

This Isn’t Disneyland

On a candy-pink background, a dolls head sits in a puddle of black ink. The words Sisters of Invention - DEbut album launch sit above the head in black ink.

While lighting dolls on fire, The Sisters of Invention are making an impact internationally as the world’s first girl band living with learning disability.  “The Sisters Of Invention differ from what your average listener or viewer might expect of a 'disabled band'", said Clem Blastow, Daily Life – Fairfax Media....

Posted: Friday 20 February, 2015

The Silent Man

A woman with white hair tied behind her head (left) and a man with short brown hair face the viewer. The woman is dressed in a black shirt with frills. She holds a manual egg beater. The man is dressed in a white shirt and is holding a hammer. They stand side by side against a white background.

Guest Blogger: Bryony Kimmings Bryony Kimmings, one of the performers in the Adelaide Fringe show Fake it till you Make it blogs about her partner’s depression, how they deal with it as a couple and how they’re speaking out about it to break down stigma. Eight years ago my partner...

Posted: Thursday 5 February, 2015

This Beauty and the Beast has nothing to do with Disney!

A bare shouldered man and wiman lay on a bed of rose petals.

The Adelaide Festival of Arts is proud to be considered a national leader in arts accessibility. This year it is introducing a new access initiative: a relaxed performance during the season of theatre show Beauty and the Beast. One of the stars of the show is Mat Fraser. He’s one...