Zizanie a hit at the Adelaide Festival!

Zizanie a hit at the Adelaide Festival!

Restless premieried Zizanie directed by Meryl Tankard in the Space Theatre to critical acclaim:

  •  A show of beauty and perfection. The Advertiser
  • Zizanie is a whole lot of vivid zaniness, full of good spirit, lively imagination, warm heart, and sweet hope. Barefoot Review
  • Zizanie is a beautiful work for adults alone as much as families. And a timely reminder of the power of opening doors rather than building walls. Fest Mag
  • Imaginative, exhilarating, life-affirming and a little zany InDaily
  • full to bursting with wit and whimsy  Limelight
  • Zizanie is delightful; a clever series of images, vignettes and scenes that are woven together to celebrate difference, to ask the audience to embrace others… This is a moving piece of theatre which is very worth sharing with our younger humans  Stage Wispers
  • an emotionally moving presentation that brings tears to the eyes  Sydney Morning Herald

 

 

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Creating the Spectacle

Restless have been invited to perform an original dance sequence for an Adelaide Film Festival event with a difference! Michelle Ryan has worked with a team of 12 dancers to create the sequence for Creating the Spectacle.
Adelaide Aquatic Centre will play host to a live performance art event like nothing ever seen in Australia. As the centrepiece of the 2018 Adelaide Film Festival, acclaimed UK multimedia, performance and installation artist Sue Austin will team up with  Restless to stage the southern hemisphere premiere of Creating the Spectacle.
Austin invented a world-first, self-propelled underwater wheelchair for the underwater, live-art and film event. Viewers are able to watch the performance underwater in scuba gear or poolside via a video screen. Held over two nights from October 18. Tickets are available at adelaidefilmfestival.org

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Helpmann Nomination for Intimate Space

We are thrilled that the presentation of Intimate Space on the Gold Coast as part of the Bleach* Festival and Festival 2018 has been nominated as Best Dance Work in the 2018 Helpmann Awards.

The nominated productions are:

Intimate Space  –  Restless Dance Theatre in association with Bleach* Festival and Festival 2018
One Flat Thing, Reproduced – STRUT Dance
Bennelong  –  Bangarra Dance Theatre
Mozart Airborne  –  Expressions Dance Company, Opera Queensland and QPAC

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Restless Goes Global

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Intimate Space as part of Bleach* at Festival 2018

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