Register now for our 2017 Master Class and Workshop program 'Pacific'.

Register now for our 2017 Master Class and Workshop program 'Pacific'.


Inspired by PABL Artistic Director Phillip Adams’ 2016 commission for Companhia de Ballet de Niteroi, our 2017 Master Class and Workshop series Pacific, will be a week long dance and performance intensive culminating in a public presentation at PABL’s new contemporary art and performance space, Temperance Hall in South Melbourne.   

The schedule for the week comprises of daily contemporary dance Master Classes led by an esteemed line up of PABL artists and alumni including Luke George, Deanne Butterworth, Joanne White and Timothy Walsh, along with rehearsals to learn repertoire from Pacific. Led by Adams in collaboration with artist, Gregory Lorenzutti workshop participants will engage in a collaborative process reinterpreting and culturally transforming the original choreography from Pacific as a further experiment for presenting the work. The learned repertoire will be performed for invited VIP guests at the conclusion of the workshop, Friday June 30.

2017 Pacific Workshop and Master Class Series

Dates: Monday June 26 – Friday June 30

Venue: Temperance Hall – 199 Napier St, South Melbourne

Cost: $140 (GST inclusive). Payments will be made via TryBooking (link provided with acceptance of workshop place) and will be due Wednesday 21 June.

Registrations are now open! 

To register: Please forward an email confirming you interest along with a CV/Bio to PABL Executive Producer, Kristy Ayre -

**This workshop has strictly limited capacity so we encourage you to confirm your interest ASAP.  

For further information please contact PABL on (03) 9645 9937 during business hours.

2017 PACIFIC Workshop Schedule 

Monday 23 – Thursday 29 June

10am – 12pm Contemporary Dance Master Class

12.30pm – 4pm Rehearsals to learn repertoire from Pacific led by PABL Artistic Director Phillip Adams assisted by collaborating artist, Gregory Lorenzutti.

Friday 30 June

12pm – 2pm Contemporary Dance Master Class

2.30pm – 5.30pm Rehearsals Pacific

7pm Public performance of Act 1 from Pacific followed by the opening of Gregory Lorenzutti’s photographic exhibition featuring documentation from 2016 Brazil/Australia exchange project People of Cities.

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