Further to the suspension of our Co:Y and Education Programs until Term 3, we now regret to announce that the following productions will not go ahead this year – Reincarnation as part of STATE with West Australian Ballet 19-27 June, 2020 (POSTPONED) Objekt with Australian Dance Theatre 23-26 July, 2020 (POSTPONED) Like many in our…

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Co3 Contemporary Dance is making some programming adjustments in response to Government medical advice and restrictions pertaining to COVID-19.  We will be suspending our Co:Y Program and Education Program until Term 3, 2020.   This includes all week-nightly classes at King Street Arts Centre and all workshops delivered in schools. Teachers will be contacted about workshop cancellations. For…

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The Line is a story of segregation, confinement, abandonment and cross-racial relationships loosely-set in the 1930s in Perth. Co-created by Artistic Director Raewyn Hill and Co3 Contemporary Dance Associate Artist Mark Howett this powerful dance-theatre work draws on the rich history that resulted from the enforcement of the prohibited areas for Aboriginal people in the…

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From Dance Informa. Improving performance fitness and stamina, preventing injury and decreasing recovery time is something professional athletes and dancers have in common. Co3, a flagship contemporary dance company in Perth, and the West Australian Institute of Sport (WAIS), have entered into an innovative partnership to maximise the performance of athletes and dancers. Dance Informa spoke…

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With Frank Enstein opening tomorrow on the Gold Coast, and headlining Bleach* Festival, we chat with Gold Coast-based Co-Directors of The Farm, Gavin Webber and Grayson Millwood. Read on to learn more about their choreographic style, why they decided to create Frank Enstein, and what it’s like to collaborate with the Co3 dancers.   What prompted you…

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With Frank Enstein opening in just two weeks at the State Theatre Centre WA, we chat to Andrew about performing in the show, working with actor Daniel Monks, and what to expect in this retelling of a much-beloved tale. Catch Andrew in Frank Enstein when he performs at Bleach* Festival on the Gold Coat from 31 March…

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Our dancers, Andrew Searle, Talitha Maslin and Zachary Lopez, are currently on the Gold Coast in rehearsals with The Farm for Frank Enstein. This collaboration sees Co3 performing at Bleach* Festival on 31 March – 1 April, before coming back to the West to perform at the State Theatre Centre at the Studio Underground from 5 –…

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Co3 dancer Ella-Rose Trew has started an exciting new role this year as Associate Artist, working across the company in our three main areas; Company, youth and education. Alongside performing with the company, Ella-Rose will also be involved with Co:Youth, our Co:Dance school holiday workshops and furthering the development of our education programs. Ella-Rose gave…

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Co3, Western Australia’s leading contemporary dance company, is pleased to welcome Richard Longbottom to the seat of Executive Director, commencing April 2017. Richard is currently the Community Engagement Director with the Company and will take over the reins from outgoing Executive Director, Aaron Beach. On the appointment of Richard Longbottom, Aaron Beach says, “I couldn’t…

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This week we have guest artist Chrissie Parrott working with Co3 Artistic Director Raewyn Hill and dancers in development in the concourse of the Art Gallery of WA for our first Reason for Being in 2017. Chrissie will be working with company dancers Mitch, Russell, Zachary, Talitha, Ella-Rose and Tanya to develop her work ELK.…

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