Accessible Arts masterclasses 2013

Join leading choreographers, Sue Healey, Dean Walsh and Philip Channells in the Catalyst Dance Masterclass Series.

Accessible Arts is hosting a series of three masterclasses tailored to dancers with and without physical or sensory disability, and people with mental illness or acquired brain injury.


The Catalyst Dance Masterclass series aims to provide skills development and training for emerging and professional dancers, physical theatre performers, dance teachers, educators, choreographers and arts practitioners with and without disability currently working or interested in working in inclusive practices.


The workshop process will be focused on choreographic devising methods and strategies for creating new contemporary dance theatre. The dancers will be involved in a collaborative process that involves improvisation, task-based exercises and individual creative choices unique to each participant and choreographer’s method and process.


Workshops run 10am - 4pm each day with regular refreshment and lunch breaks.

  • Masterclass One – Saturday 31 August & Sunday 1 September
  • Masterclass Two – Saturday 7 & Sunday 8 September
  • Masterclass Three – Friday 13 & Saturday 14 September
  • Second Skin - Showing - Sunday 15 September. The showing will be presented at Bangarra Theatre from 6:30 – 8:00 pm.

Further information

Catalyst Dance Masterclass Series

Sarah-Vyne Vassallo
Arts Development Officer
T 02 9251 6499 ext.110
E [email protected]