We are Tasdance, a professional dance company based in Launceston, Tasmania. Over 30 years we have built a reputation for strength, diversity and innovation in the presentation of contemporary work both around Tasmania and on interstate and international tours. Learn more

Slide - The Body as a Riddle

The Body as a Riddle

Award-winning Portuguese choreographer, Madalena Victorino, and dance artist Marta Silva expertly engage audiences through unexpected events and invigorate public spaces with community engagement.

Slide - Luminous Flux

Luminous Flux

Luminous Flux returns to the Earl Arts Centre, 17–18 April 2015, before heading across Bass Strait to Victoria and NSW.

Slide - Our ’Hood, our People

Our ’Hood, our People

Portuguese choreographic artist, Madalena Victorino, dancer Marta de Silva and Tasdance members will work in the cultivation of new avenues for creative expression and cultural exchange.

Slideshow - TRIP

TRIP

We are thrilled to announce our newest opportunity for professional dance artists and choreographers Australia-wide – the Tasdance Residency for Independent Practice (TRIP).

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Tasdance advertises for Artistic Director

Tasdance advertises for Artistic Director Posted Tue 19 May 2015

Tasdance is on the hunt for a new Artistic Director.

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Tasdance Friends

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Take the step and get involved with Tasdance and support regional excellence. Help us continue to inspire a love of dance and build active, healthy communities across Tasmania. We can't do it without you!

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Workshops, performances, residencies…

Tasdance has been supporting young and emerging dancers for over three decades. Our diverse range of programs connects with and supports a range of dance enthusiasts, from professional dance artists to young people taking their first steps in dance.

Passionate, committed and daring, Tasdance has worked with the who’s who of contemporary Australian choreography... they are passionate ambassadors for the art form.

- Sidney Myer Foundation

I regularly see performances by dance companies from all over Australia and I was completely overwhelmed and excited by the performance, vitality and creativity of Tasdance.

- David McAllister, Artistic Director of the Australian Ballet Company

I treasure and applaud the philosophy and achievements of this feisty ensemble.

- Graeme Murphy AO, Tasdance Patron