PERFORMANCE SPACE PRESENTS
PERFORMANCE SPACE TURNS 30
For two weeks, Performance Space will play host to a multitude of events, participatory works, installations, screenings, talks and intimate soirees to celebrate their 30th year of incorporated being. Inviting curated projects by former directors and producers of Performance Space, You’re History! is a program of entirely new works across all art forms, by artists that form the core of the Performance Space’s past, present and future.
Since 1983, Performance Space has been developing and presenting groundbreaking works featuring new kinds of performance in Australia. To celebrate their coming of age, Performance Space is taking over Carriageworks with You’re History!
Read You’re History! welcome address from Performance Space’s Co-Directors
View You’re History! brochure.
Watch You’re History! trailer.
30 Ways with Time and Space
20 Nov – 1 Dec
30 Ways with Time and Space celebrates 30 years of Performance Space’s groundbreaking work, through a free program of 30 performances across the 12 days.
This is Barbara Cleveland
20 Nov – 1 Dec
This is Barbara Cleveland is a new video work by Brown Council that presents a portrait of one of Australia’s forgotten performance artists, the legendary Barbara Cleveland.
The Directors’ Cuts
20 – 30 Nov
From Daniel Brine’s uplifting thirty one-minute manifestos (30 x 30) to Angharad Wynne-Jones’ A Parliament of Animals’ petting zoo session, The Directors’ Cuts invites Performance Space’s most visionary leaders to take back the stage with no ifs or buts, guiding audiences into the greatest minds of Australian performance history.
Box of Birds
De Quincey Co
20 – 24 Nov
A visual feast suspended high above and all around you that forges otherworldly fashion, site-specific dance and outsider art into a dark night of the soul.
The opera Project Inc.
27 – 29 Nov
Nigel Kellaway unites with photographer and long term associate Heidrun Löhr in Brief Synopsis – an entrancing mix of dramatic intrigue, sumptuous music, and the cool allure of France’s filmic Nouvelle Vague.
By Alex White and Emma Ramsay
28 Nov – 1 Dec
Tele Visions: a live broadcast that takes advantage of the medium’s dying moments and pulls the cultural and technological phenomenon of TV apart.
danse (3) – sans spectacle
Rosalind Crisp, Céline Debyser, Max Fossati
30 Nov – 1 Dec
With lightning deftness, three dancers unravel d a n s e, pulling the gaze into each and every crack and fold of their bodies.
20 NOV – 1 DEC 2013
20 NOV – 1 DEC