“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 MalekRead More
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.Read More
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.Read More
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.Read More
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.Read More
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.Read More
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!Read More
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.Read More
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.Read More
Daniel Jaber answers the question "What’s special, important or significant about the Transit Dance Foundation Pathway Course?". Well worth the read :)Read More
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.Read More
The time has come for us to announce our Transit Dance Male Fellowship award recipients for 2018/19.
The recipients for 2018/19 are...Read More
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.Read More
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.Read More
Another fantastic review of Transit Dance's MOTION GALLERY from our friends at My Melbourne Arts.
"The nine performances in Motion Gallery are an entertaining and inquisitive look into the world and how we relate to it. With some thoughtful choreography and enthusiastic and committed performances, it has much to say about who and what we are.Read More
Check out this fantastic review by Myron My at My Melbourne Arts of Neon Dreams by Transit Dance Performing Arts.
"Neon Dreams is a hugely entertaining trip through some memorable songs and dance moves of the 80s. The entire groups of dancers ought to be congratulated on delivering such high calibre, energetic performances and most importantly, having fun while they are doing it."Read More
Applications are now open for the 2017 DANCE ARCHITECT™ award.
DANCE ARCHITECT™ is an exciting new choreographic platform for emerging contemporary dance choreographers and creators, aged 15 - 25 years old. With a focus on uniqueness, creativity and bravery, it is designed to give opportunities to passionate young dance artists who want to share their individuality through contemporary movement. The pinnacle of the DANCE ARCHITECT™ program gives two successful choreographers the opportunity to work alongside industry professionals to develop and stage their own fully funded theatrical season in 2018.Read More
As our fourth year of operation for approaches, we felt it was time for us to revise and reinvigorate our Origins programs with some exciting new changes to our course structure and even our fees.
But one of the biggest developments is that as of 2018 Jayden Hicks will be joining Transit Dance in a full time capacity as the Director of Origins Extension Program and Artistic Director of Origins Dance Company.Read More
Photo gallery from the Transit Performing Arts production NEON DREAMS choreographed by Yvette Lee and part of the 2017 Melbourne Fringe Festival. Photography by Paul Malek.Read More
Photo gallery from the Transit Dance pre professional production MOTION GALLERY, part of the 2017 Melbourne Fringe Festival. Photography by Paul Malek.Read More