Russell Maliphant and Dana Fouras Motion and Choreography Workshop

Dr. Russell Maliphant OBE is certainly one of this technology’s foremost choreographers and dance artists. A number of award-winning, infinitely inventive, eternally curious, the Every day Categorical dubs him “Britain’s main trendy dance creator”. For 25 years, he has been creating works for his personal firm of dancers in London and has choreographed for an enormous variety of distinguished corporations and artists together with Sylvie Guillem, Robert Lepage, Natalia Osipova, Sergei Polunin, English Nationwide Ballet, Ballet Boyz, Munich’s Bayerisches Staatsballett and Lyon Opera Ballet. His collaboration with ballet star Sylvie Guillem, Push, was heralded as one of many prime 5 dance masterpieces of the twenty first century.

Russell’s work is characterised by a novel strategy to move and power and an ongoing exploration of motion and its relationship to gentle and music. Drawing on anatomical assets to extend consciousness and connection, the bodily world is built-in into the aesthetic components of motion and light-weight. To this finish, Maliphant labored intently with pioneering lighting designer Michael Hulls for over 20 years. He’s an Affiliate Artist of Sadler’s Wells and gained his Ph.D. from Canterbury Christchurch College in 2020 and an Order of the British Empire within the King’s Honours, 2023.


This workshop will discover in-depth approaches to connection, move and momentum, for wholesome sustainable and dynamic motion. Dana Fouras might be accompanying on sound to attach and increase the inventive atmosphere together with her extensive ranging assortment of musical energies. With the intention of accelerating kinaesthetic consciousness & acuity, constructing energy and increasing motion prospects on all ranges while releasing holding patterns – we are going to use motion workout routines and improvisational duties to discover results upon motion articulation, vary and sequencing, each via the physique and thru house to develop our particular person motion patterns and group connection.

‘A choreographer of persistent accomplishment and a performer of putting up with fascination…. mesmerising.’ THE TIMES

Saturday 25 November, 9am – 5pm + Sunday 26 November, 9am – 5pm

Riverside Studio
Riverside Theatres, Nook Market & Church St, Parramatta

Period: 8 hours together with lunch break
Value: $240* for each days

This workshop is appropriate for skilled dancers.


Introduced by Lewis Main and FORM Dance Initiatives.

*Not together with reserving payment