One Two Ten 2015 Anywhere Festival
Kate is a contemporary dancer, performer, choreographer and collaborator who has been working for 10 years between Australia and Europe. She has created and performed in works within the realms of dance, theatre, circus, performative installation and in projects created with amateurs and young people. She most commonly works with THE FARM, a collaborative group working for utopian ideals, whose works varies in style from traditional theatre spaces, to sight specific and interactive works.
After completing her dance training at the Queensland University of Technology Kate spent four years at Dancenorth under the Artistic Direction of Gavin Webber. In 2006 and 2007 the company presented her first work, 'This you made of me', created with Alice Hinde. In 2009 Kate relocated to Gemany where she joined Pvc Tanz Freiburg (Physical Virus Collective). At PVC she worked in theatre and dance productions with Directors Christoph Frick and Tom Schneider, and Choreographers Gavin Webber, Grayson Milwood and Graham Smith. Her works have been presented by Dance North, Theater Freiburg, Theater Heidelberg and PVCtanz Germany.Since 2013 Kate has once again been working out of Australia and focusing her energy on projects with THE FARM and developing her solo choreographic practise. She is currently questioning the notion of performance and the idea of authenticity within a performance context and has always been interested in an honest exchange between the performer and audience.