STEPHANIE LAKE COMPANY
RECENT WORKS & TOURING HISTORY:
If Never Was Now (2016 Commission - Dancenorth)
Salamanca Moves (AU), The Substation (AU), Queensland regional tour (AU).
Double Blind (2016)
Sydney Festival (AU), Darebin Speakeasy (AU, Australian Performing Arts Market (AU)
The Howl (2015 Commission for Tasdance)
Theatre Royal Hobart, Princess Theatre (all AU)
Aorta (2013 Commission)
Chunky Move Studios (AU), Theatre Im Pfalzbau (DE)
A Small Prometheus (2013)
Melbourne Festival (AU), Tramway (UK)
Dance Massive (AU), Dublin Dance Festival (IE), Tramway (UK), Bora Bora (DK), Theatre National de Chaillot (FR), Theatre im Pfalzbau (DE)
Stephanie Lake is a multi award-winning choreographer and dancer. Her major works including Double Blind, DUAL, A Small Prometheus, AORTA and Mix Tape have been presented in Australian and internationally. Stephanie has won the Helpmann Award (2014), Australian Dance Award (2014) and Green Room Award (2011) for Best Choreography and is a recipient of the prestigious Sidney Myer and Dame Peggy Van Praagh Fellowships. In 2013 she was appointed inaugural Resident Director of Lucy Guerin Inc, which included working as Guerin’s choreographic assistant at Lyon Opera Ballet.
Stephanie has been a performer for over fifteen years, working with some of Australia’s leading choreographers including Gideon Obarzanek and Anouk Van Djik (Chunky Move), Lucy Guerin, Antony Hamilton, Byron Perry and Phillip Adams’ Balletlab.
Stephanie has been commissioned by Sydney Dance Company, Chunky Move, Tasdance, Stompin, Frontier Danceland (Singapore), Sydney Symphony and the Victorian College of the Arts. She regularly collaborates with artists across art-forms including audiovisual, theatre, film, music video and sculpture. The Stephanie Lake Company was established in 2014.