International Women's Day 2019
Cass Mortimer Eipper joins Transit for March
A balanced world is a better world. How can you help forge a more gender-balanced world? Celebrate women's achievement. Raise awareness against bias. Take action for equality.
This year Transit Dance is proud to be celebrating International Women’s Day through a series of videos celebrating #balanceforbetter.
2019 Season announced & posters released
We are pleased to announce that the exceptional dance creative prowess of Cass Mortimer Eipper will be joining the Transit Dance Community over the next 4 weeks of March working on a plethora of excited new projects across our platforms.
Academy heads to Top Class
Today Transit Dance announced their first performance season of 2019. Featuring two brand new shows -Shake by Transit Dance Performing Arts & Doth by Transit Dance Contemporary, this season promises to deliver BIG!
Latrobe Regional Creative Project
Our wonderful Academy students and Head of Academic Studies Carly Doctor went off on their first excursion for 2019 last week. Here’s what student Sasha Missell had to say about the day.
Welcome to the class of 2019
Transit Dance was so grateful to travel down to Latrobe Performing Arts Centre in January to create a new contemporary dance work on 22 regional dancers titled "Hometown". This was an initiative created by Jayden Hicks and Kathleen Roberts, to travel the ethos and creative process of Transit Dance Faculty down to Traralgon to work with members of the local community.
Our day in the park 2019 (Photo gallery)
Introducing our full time class of 2019! Today the 150+ strong full time students from our Preprofessional courses, Graduate programs, Teachers course and High School Academy gathered for our annual school photo. What a community of amazing, passionate and caring human beings.
Final Audition for the 2019 Origins Dance Company
“There were tears of sadness and of joy, laughter and hugs, so many, and deservingly so. This day gave us all a true feeling that we are here to learn, we are here to evolve and most of all, we are here to become the greatest versions of ourselves possible, with an unbelievable amount of love and support surrounding us “ Paul Malek
Origins Dance Company International Exchange with YDance (Scotland)
Join Origins Dance Company Director, Jayden Hicks in this complimentary 2 hour contemporary dance masterclass. Jayden will share his love of technique, creative processes, speak on the vision of ODC and our exciting plans for 2019. This workshop is open to any past, present or future Origins dancer wanting to find out more about Origins Dance Company and will also serve as a audition to join our 2019 company.
Audition Notice: Transit Dance Company
Origins Dance Company is thrilled to be collaborating with international youth dance company, YDance. Young Artists will be travelling from Scotland and making a new work in collaboration with Jayden and YDance Artistic Director, Anna Kenrick. Dancers will commence creation of the work from their respective countries via a “pen pal” system. They will share insight into the creative process of Origins Dance Company and Transit Dance, give tasks to company dancers to complete in their company rehearsals and engage in dialogue about the new work.
New High School alternative for talented dancers.
TRANSIT DANCE COMPANY is looking for professional Contemporary Dance Artists, 22+ years old with strong understanding of Contemporary Dance Practice. All gender welcome for an up-coming paid project development and production season over December and January, with further contract opportunities in March/April and May/June.
Transit Fellowship for Males in Dance
Transit Dance launches an exciting High School alternative for students serious about dance.
Transit Origins Academy is designed to cater for exceptional young dance artists who are at Year 9 to 12 secondary school education level. Specialising in professional development for Contemporary Dance and the Performing Arts; Transit Origins Academy is a high school alternative that guides students successfully through their crucial years of secondary education and elite dance training.
2019 Audition Dates announced
Transit Dance continues $74,000 initiative encouraging males into dance training.
Two lucky male dancers will be awarded the fellowship honour every year, which will help them financially achieve their professional development in dance through Transit Dance. The Transit Fellowship is valued at a total of almost $75,000 and is aimed at male dancers aged 17 and over who would like elite dance training.
Tr.IPP Associate | APPLICATIONS OPEN
Drum roll please! We're so excited to announce our audition dates for both our Contemporary and Performing Arts full time courses for 2019! For more information and to book your spot visit www.transitdance.net/apply We can't wait to meet you!
Creating the entrepreneurs of tomorrow
Tr.IPP is giving three contemporary dance artists the opportunity to join this unique pathway for several upcoming sessions with interstate and international guest artists.
Daniel Jaber talks about the new Foundation Pathway
The Dance Writer talks with students Lucy Wong and Caitlin Bobeldyk about their success and entrepreneurial development as as part of Transit Dance's exclusive internship program.
Tr.IPP Guest Artists for 2018
Daniel Jaber answers the question "What’s special, important or significant about the Transit Dance Foundation Pathway Course?". Well worth the read :)
MALE FELLOWSHIP RECIPIENTS ANNOUNCED
With the 2018 application closing date looming, we are so proud to be able to announce the confirmed Guest Artists that will be working with Tr.IPP students in 2018.
TRANSIT INTERNATIONAL PROFESSIONAL PATHWAY (Tr.IPP) is a nine month bridging program for Contemporary dance graduates to excel and realise their full potential before entering the professional dance industry.
ANNOUNCEMENT #4: New part time foundation pathway
The time has come for us to announce our Transit Dance Male Fellowship award recipients for 2018/19.
The recipients for 2018/19 are...
final round auditions announced - transit pa
We are so excited to introduce our new PART TIME Foundation Pathway. This unique pathway has been created for students wanting to prepare for full time study, or budding young dancers/teachers wanting to increase their dance ability in a part time setting.
The pathway takes place four evenings a week (Monday - Thursday) and is designed to prepare students for entry to one of our Full time courses.
The final round of auditions for Transit PA's 2018 Pre Professional Performing Arts (Jazz) course have been announced.Applicants will audition for a panel of dance industry leaders on Saturday 18th November to secure a place in the 2018 Pre Professional Performing Arts (Jazz) course.
This Pre-Professional Performing Arts Dance Course is a uniquely designed Jazz based course aimed at preparing you for a professional career as a dancer in many areas of the Performing Arts including Musical Theatre, Cruise Ships, Theme Parks and Cabaret, just to name a few.