Lucy Guerin Inc is an Australian dance company established in Melbourne in 2002 to create and tour new dance works. Renowned for the skill and originality of its small group of performers, it is a flexible organisation dedicated to challenging and extending the art of contemporary dance. The company is committed to the exploration of everyday events and the redefinition of the formal concerns of dance.

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We are looking for artists who would like to show work at First Run, a Lucy Guerin Inc studio program presented at our studio space in West Melbourne. There have been five presentations of First Run every year since 2008. The evening has an informal setting, with two artists sharing 10 – 15 minutes of theirContinue Reading

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German artist Martin Nachbar presents his performance  of URHEBEN AUFHEBEN regarding his process and approaches to re-enactment, reconstruction and historical dance pieces as well as those of Dore Hoyer, at the Lucy Guerin Inc studio on the 8 & 9 May. This presentation follows a week long Hotbed workshop with 16 selected participants working with video, overcoming aesthetic and taste barriers when facing ‘dated’ choreography,Continue Reading

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Martin Nachbar, "Urheben Aufheben" in den Sophiensaelen

Lucy Guerin Inc is seeking male dancers for the Company’s new work that will be in development in August/September 2015. Auditions will be held for professional male dancers with strong contemporary technique and improvisation skills. AUDITION INFORMATION Audition Date: Saturday 18 April, 2015 Time: 10am – 3pm Venue: Lucy Guerin Inc Studio – 28 Batman St, West Melbourne,Continue Reading

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Hotbed is Lucy Guerin Inc’s workshop program for professional dancers and dance-makers. Workshops are led by local and international choreographers to encourage a broad understanding in the local dance community of current contemporary dance thinking and practice. Hotbed will return in 2015 with two workshops. The first in May with Martin Nachbar  (Germany) and the second inContinue Reading

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“This is contemporary dance of the most sophisticated and well-devised order…Guerin constantly surprises with seemingly infinite possibilities for movement, sound and light that are intelligently and rigorously integrated.” – Stephanie Glickman, The Herald Sun. Lucy Guerin Inc’s new work Motion Picture premiered to sold out audiences and outstanding reviews this week (March 17 – 22).Continue Reading

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FIRST RUN #1 – MONDAY 23RD FEBRUARY 2015 Presenting artists: Luke George Rennie McDougall Facilitator: Brooke Stamp Date: Monday 23rd Feb 2015 Time: 6.30pm – 8pm Venue: Lucy Guerin Inc Studios, 28 Batman St, West Melbourne FREE event, no bookings required Wine available with small donation. The evening is an informal setting, with two artistsContinue Reading

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Gregory Lorenzutti

Lucy Guerin Inc will now be offering yoga classes for 6 weeks on Friday’s with Power Living qualified Yoga teacher and professional dancer/choreographer JO LLOYD. Dates: Every Friday – 6th February to 13th March 2015 Venue: Lucy Guerin Inc Studio, 28 Batman St, West Melbourne Cost: $10 casual class fee Time: 10am – 11.a15am WeContinue Reading

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Lucy Guerin Inc is delighted to announce Melanie Lane as our Resident Director for 2015. Melanie will be working with us during the year on various studio activities in addition to working in the studio developing her own creative practice. “I am so thrilled to accept Lucy’s invitation to take on the position of residentContinue Reading

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During 2015 Lucy Guerin Inc will be housing 6 studio residents – below is a little information about what they intend to do with the time and space. See the Current Residencies page to read the artists bios and further info. We can’t wait to have all the artists in the studio during 2015. Congratulations toContinue Reading

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Performers/Collaboraters: James Andrews,Kristry Ayre,Lily Paskas,Lee Serle

Free classes at LGI in February!  Rennie McDougall – one of our wonderful dancers and 2015 studio residents is offering free classes at the Lucy Guerin Inc studio during the first week of February 2015. Dates: Monday 2nd, Wednesday 4th, Thursday 5th February 2015 Time: 10am – 11.30am Teacher: Rennie McDougall FREE

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