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Lucy Guerin Inc is an Australian dance company established in Melbourne in 2002 to create and tour new dance works. Renowned for the skill and originality of its small group of performers, it is a flexible organisation dedicated to challenging and extending the art of contemporary dance. The company is committed to the exploration of everyday events and the redefinition of the formal concerns of dance.

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Lucy Guerin Inc offers full time Company class, Monday – Friday when the Company are in full time rehearsal or during a creative development period. These are open to ex dancers, students at a tertiary level, recent graduates and current professionals. Lucy Guerin will be developing a new work from 17 Aug until 11 Sep. ClassContinue Reading

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Company Class timetable Aug 2015

First Run returns this Monday 27th July with some exciting artists, including one of our recent Studio Residents, Liz Dunn. With Jo Lloyd as our Guest Facilitator it is set to be an inspiring night of dance discussion. Presenting artists: Liz Dunn and Corey Pugh Janie Gibson Facilitators: Paea Leach Jo Lloyd (Guest) Date: Monday 27 July 2015Continue Reading

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FIRST RUN WEB

Lucy Guerin Inc has submitted a letter to the Senate Inquiry into the last two federal arts budgets, following recent announcements of cuts to arts funding in Australia. Read our letter to the Senate Inquiry here. You can read more submissions online and keep up to date with the call for action on the National Association forContinue Reading

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FIRST RUN #2 – MONDAY 1ST JUNE 2015 We are delighted to announce Paea Leach as the new Facilitator to take the First Run reigns in 2015. Paea will be taking on the role of Facilitator alongside a different rotating Guest Facilitator each month – to encourage new connections to artists and develop different formatsContinue Reading

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Lucy Guerin Inc has grave concerns over the recent announcement of reallocation of arts funding away from the Australia Council for the Arts to the newly established National Programme for Excellence in the Arts. This fund will be administered directly through government and will not involve peer review to make its decisions regarding which artistsContinue Reading

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Lucy Guerin Inc is reaching out to the generosity of those who love what we do and believe in our work. Recent budget cuts to Australian arts funding means small not for profit arts organisations like Lucy Guerin Inc need your support now more than ever. We rely on the kindness of our friends andContinue Reading

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'Motion Picture' Image by: Gregory Lorenzutti

We are looking for artists who would like to show work at First Run, a Lucy Guerin Inc studio program presented at our studio space in West Melbourne. There have been five presentations of First Run every year since 2008. The evening has an informal setting, with two artists sharing 10 – 15 minutes of theirContinue Reading

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German artist Martin Nachbar presents his performance  of URHEBEN AUFHEBEN regarding his process and approaches to re-enactment, reconstruction and historical dance pieces as well as those of Dore Hoyer, at the Lucy Guerin Inc studio on the 8 & 9 May. This presentation follows a week long Hotbed workshop with 16 selected participants working with video, overcoming aesthetic and taste barriers when facing ‘dated’ choreography,Continue Reading

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Martin Nachbar, "Urheben Aufheben" in den Sophiensaelen

Lucy Guerin Inc is seeking male dancers for the Company’s new work that will be in development in August/September 2015. Auditions will be held for professional male dancers with strong contemporary technique and improvisation skills. AUDITION INFORMATION Audition Date: Saturday 18 April, 2015 Time: 10am – 3pm Venue: Lucy Guerin Inc Studio – 28 Batman St, West Melbourne,Continue Reading

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Gregory Lorenzutti

Hotbed is Lucy Guerin Inc’s workshop program for professional dancers and dance-makers. Workshops are led by local and international choreographers to encourage a broad understanding in the local dance community of current contemporary dance thinking and practice. Hotbed will return in 2015 with two workshops. The first in May with Martin Nachbar  (Germany) and the second inContinue Reading

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