Education and Community Engagement


As proud members of Queensland’s dance community, Phluxus2 Dance Collective know it is vital for artists to collaborate, investigate and challenge practice. Now in its fourth year THE indepenDANCE PROJECT team welcome dancers, choreographers, collaborators and creative risk takers to join us in creating new work, new partnerships and new dance discourse.

12491959_990796804324531_4808944136256442800_oFor a up to nineteen days, across November and December each year indepenDANCE offers up to four choreographers, dancers and other creatives access to space, equipment and daily training to create, experiment and collaborate on new ideas in a creative development intensive, culminating in an open studio showing of their discoveries.

IndepenDANCE challenges artists to think outside the square, shatter the square, get rid of the square and question if the square should be a square at all. We look for unique ideas that capture our imagination, challenge practice and offer distinctive vision.

IndepenDANCE provides bespoke mentoring with artists such as Nerida Matthaei, Liesel Zink and Gareth Belling in the creation process and throughout the project.

Through this project we offer a platform for dance artists to engage in new ideas and conversations, recontextualise boundaries and assist in further strengthening the independent dance community.

APPLICATIONS FOR 2017 have now closed. SHOWING of this years new works is set for 8th December. Bookings link to be released soon.

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 Education Programs

Phluxus2 continues to be committed to presenting a comprehensive menu of exciting dance and choreographic opportunities for schools, students, teachers and the dance community.

We are proud to offer in-theatre performance and workshop packages to our premier performance works, our popular in-school workshops for students, packages including meet-the-artists sessions and workshop opportunities, artist-in-residence programs, professional development opportunities for educators, and bespoke programs by request. These programs are led by Queensland’s most outstanding professional performers and choreographers – we bring the artists to you.

Workshops are available in Contemporary Technique, Classical Ballet, Hip Hop, Choreographic Studies, Dance Theatre Skills, Movement for Actors, Partnering, Dance and Technology, Jazz, Musical Theatre, Phluxus2 repertoire and original performance choreography.

Professional Development - Phluxus2 artists can devise specific content, assessment choreography, classroom plans and workshops to be used within the class room.

Artist in Residence – Phluxus2 artists will regularly visit your school or community to teach, choreograph and mentor your students through performance and assessment projects.

Need something a little bit different? Maybe you have a project in mind….feel free to contact us to help devise a project specific to you.

BOOK NOW! Book one of Phluxus2’s many inspiring professional artists to take a number of different in schools programs. These programs can be tailored to suit your classroom or studio needs! Get in contact and we can devise content specifically for you.

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Phluxus2 has worked with: Creative Generation, Cairns Senior Dance Day, Caboolture State High School, Macgregor State High School, Gold Coast Dance Teachers PD Day, All Hallows’ School, Canterbury College, Kenmore State High School, Yeronga State High School, Indooroopilly State High School to name but a few.