... performing as part of Bangarra taught me to connect with the earth.
Working with Bangarra’s visionary creators in the early years of the company’s formation was, both culturally and professionally, a privilege and an incredible opportunity.
To be welcomed and perform as part of Bangarra in Australia’s most remote communities is highlight of my career as a professional dancer.
After years of classical technique, and dancing in the air, performing as part of Bangarra taught me to connect with the earth.
Dancing with Bangarra Dance Theatre in Ochres, Fish and Skin, Jan Pinkerton has had a long association with Bangarra. She has also worked extensively with numerous Australian and International choreographers.
A Word From Joseph Mercurio
Ochres, NINNI, Praying Mantis Dreaming, Fish, Alchemy, Corroboree
Sets & Lighting, Highlights, Behind the Scenes
Ochres: Stephen Page's synopsis on the exploration of ochre as a substance
Choreography, Stories, Concept, Behind the Scenes, Resources
Step Back in Time: Bangarra Newsletter Number Three - 1994
Stories, Behind the Scenes, Resources
Watch Excerpts from Ochres
Choreography, Music, Costumes, Sets & Lighting, Highlights, Performance