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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 premieres new work THE DARK CHORUS at MELBOURNE FESTIVAL this October! SELLING FAST – make sure you secure your seat now – 8 shows only. Don’t miss out! TICKETS ON SALE NOW. VENUE Meat Market, North Melbourne DATES Thu 6 – Wed 12 October 2016 TIMES Thu 6.30pm (preview) / Fri 9.30 pmContinue Reading

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Gregory Lorenzetti

Congratulations to Lucy Guerin who received the 2016 Australian Dance Award for Outstanding Achievement in Choreography for Lucy Guerin Inc’s 2015 full length work, Motion Picture. Motion Picture takes the 1950 film noir classic D.O.A. as a choreographic score to explore the tensions between live performance and cinema. Caught between the living stage and the projected image,Continue Reading

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First Run is a Lucy Guerin Inc studio program presented at our space in West Melbourne.  The evening has an informal setting, with two artists sharing 10 – 15 minutes of their work. This may include initial draft ideas, works in progress, the development of an ongoing practice or an investigation into a particular workingContinue Reading

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Gregory Lorenzutti

During the 2016 Melbourne Festival, international choreographer Faye Driscoll (USA) will be leading our third Hotbed workshop for 2016 APPLY ONLINE NOW INFO FOR PARTICIPANTS Driscoll leads a fun, messy, transformational performance practice where more not less is possible. In this workshop we will explore the rigor of play. More info on our HOTBED websiteContinue Reading

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We are delighted to announce that Lucy Guerin’s newest work, The Dark Chorus, will premiere at The Meat Market, North Melbourne in October as part of Melbourne Festival. THE DARK CHORUS Lucy Guerin unleashes a dance premiere that will enfold you in the embrace of darkness. The dramatic chorus is both the voice of theContinue Reading

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Gregory Lorenzutti

First Run returns on Monday 4th July  6.30pm – 8pm. The evening has an informal setting, with two artists sharing 10 – 15 minutes of their work. This may include initial draft ideas, works in progress, the development of an ongoing practice or an investigation into a particular working method, (such as solo practice, improvisation, collaborationContinue Reading

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Gregeory Lorenzutti

Lucy Guerin Inc is seeking male dancers for the Company’s upcoming tour of Motion Picture to France & Belgium in January/February 2017. Auditions will be held for professional male dancers with strong contemporary technique and improvisation skills. AUDITION INFORMATION Audition Date: Saturday 25 June, 2016 Time: 10am – 3pm Venue: Lucy Guerin Inc Studio – 28 Batman St,Continue Reading

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Gregory Lorenzutti

Rambert, Britain’s oldest dance company, have invited Lucy Guerin to commission a new work. Tomorrow, by Lucy Guerin, will premiere alongside Shobana Jeyasingh’s Terra Incognita and Itzik Galili’s A Linha as part of Murder, Mystery And A Party. Tomorrow will step further into the depths of the Macbeth, which Lucy Guerin recently explored with theatre directorContinue Reading

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FIRST RUN #2 MONDAY 18TH APRIL 2016 | 6.30PM – 8PM First Run is a program held at our West Melbourne studio five times a year, with two artists sharing 10 – 15 minutes of their work. This could take on a variety of forms including initial draft ideas, works in progress, the development of an ongoingContinue Reading

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Gregory Lorenzutti

During 2016 there will be two separate Hotbed workshops to form part of the Keir Choreographic Award Public Program led by two visiting international artists. The first workshop taking place on the first weekend of April will be led by Chrysa Parkinson, the second workshop at the end of April by Sarah Michelson. Both workshopsContinue Reading

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