Young Dance Talent On Display
Applications have closed and the heats are about to commence for 2015 Sharp Short Dance, a dance festival presented by FORM Dance Projects.
Over 10th – 14th November, visionary and creative dancers and choreographers, aged 21 years and under, will compete in Sharp Short Dance at Parramatta’s Riverside Theatres.
Sharp Short Dance will showcase short, new and innovative dance works from the dance industry’s finest young talent. Audiences are invited to witness performances that feature a diverse range of dance genres from the next generation of the country’s top dancers.
Dance works will be divided into one of three heats, separated by genre. Selected works will then continue into the final that will be judged by a panel of industry professionals.
From krumping to classical, jazz to contemporary, all participants in Sharp Short Dance will be eligible for the Festival’s awards including: * Most Innovative Choreography * Outstanding Male Performer * Outstanding Female Performer * Solo * Duet and Ensemble Performance * Audience Choice Award.
Finalists are also eligible for industry placements with the prestigious Sydney Dance Company and Bangarra Dance Theatre, as well as renowned choreographer Marko Panzic’s Dream Dance Company.
Marko Panzic said, “Sharp Short Dance is a spectacular event showcasing up and coming dance talent. The performances will feature a diverse range of dance genres so there is something for everyone. I encourage all to attend the Festival and witness the new generation of dance talent. It will blow you away!”
Sharp Short Dance
Heats: 10 to 12 November 7:30pm
Final: 14 November 7:30pm
Tickets: Heats: Adult $18, Conc $12; Final: All tickets $25
Bookings: From the Box Office (02) 8839 3399 or www.riversideparramatta.com.au
Venue: Riverside Theatres – Corner of Church and Market Streets, Parramatta