Tag Archives: Janessa Dufty

Beasts in the wilderness, spirits in flight: SDC’s new double bill

Wildebeest, Sydney Dance Company, photo © Pedro Greig

We’re edging closer to the third decade of the 21st century but as the year 2020 approaches we seem to

The long and short of a dancer’s career in Australia

Fiona Jopp

News of the imminent departure of two Sydney Dance Company dancers made me think about the small number of jobs

Dancing in the shadows and playing with pomposity

Cacti, Sydney Dance Company, photo © Peter Greig

First impression of Rafael Bonachela’s new work, Lux Tenebris: Tribal clusters struggling to escape confined spaces. It’s hard to tell,

Triptych: Where everything’s in three part harmony

Sydney Dance Company, Triptych, Variations on a Theme of Frank Bridge, David Mack and Jesse Scales, photo © Peter Grieg

Triptych is the most satisfying production staged by the Sydney Dance Company since Rafael Bonachela took the artistic director’s reins

On parade: Sydney Dance Company takes to the catwalk for Les Illuminations

Sydney Dance Company's Les Illuminations, Janessa Duffy and Bernhard Knauer, photo © Peter Greig

Sydney Dance Company’s new production, Les Illuminations, has all the hallmarks of an exclusive event. It’s impossible to buy a