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Talitha is a founding dancer of Co3. Talitha is a graduate of WAAPA and works in the independent dance sector as a performer, teacher and choreographer. Nationally, Talitha has performed in works by Lucy Guerin Inc., Antony Hamilton, Opera Australia, and in WA with LINK Dance Company and Ochre Contemporary Dance Company. In 2013, Talitha was awarded and Ian Potter Travel Scholarship with which she attended ImpulsTanz Festival in Vienna.

Talitha was a teacher in residence at Attakkalari, Centre for Movement arts in Bangalore, India, where she choreographed her first group piece, Systematic Confusion. Talitha has worked alongside Alice Lee Holland for Ausdance WA’s Future Landings program, and has presented short choreographic works at First Run at Lucy Guerin Inc., and Short and Sweet Festival in Melbourne.

Talitha was the recipient of the 2016 Young People in the Arts Fellowship from the Department of Culture and the Arts. She has worked with Ausdance WA Regional under the mentorship of Narelle Benjamin and collaborating with Bharatanatyam dancer, Aruna Gandhi. Most recently, performed in Co3’s re:Loaded (2015 & 2016) choreographed by Larissa McGowan, Gavin Webber and Raewyn Hill, and in the cry, Co3’s first full-length work as part of the MoveMe Festival.

Talitha will perform in Raewyn Hill’s THE ZONE, later this year.

“Otherworldly imagination and effortless virtuosity of dancer Talitha Maslin.” – Jo Pollitt, The West Australian

“Most outstanding dancer for the cry” – Jo Pollitt, The West

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