INNOVATION, ORIGINALITY and ENERGY have been the trademark of Expressions Dance Company, Queensland’s leading contemporary dance company. Founded under the Artistic Direction of Maggi Sietsma AM, Expressions is acclaimed for its high calibre and compelling brand of dance theatre. Expressions creative works in which speech, dance and visual media combine and confront each other. Radical yet accessible, Expressions pushes the boundaries of dance and theatre, creating meaning with powerful imagery and movement.
INNOVATION, ORIGINALITY and ENERGY Expressions Dance Company
Through a hectic program of main stage performances, touring productions in Australia and overseas, schools productions, and school and community dance classes, Expressions keeps itself at the forefront of contemporary dance. The Company has toured to over 15 countries in recent years and in 1997 was the recipient of the Sidney Myer Award for excellence in the Performing Arts, Australia’s most prestigious national performing arts award.
The Company has achieved national and international recognition through its extensive touring program and has performed at festivals throughout the world. In recent years the Company has performed in the USA, Germany, Great Britain, Austria, Switzerland, China, Macau, Singapore, Korea, Taiwan, Japan, Israel, Mexico and New Caledonia. These tours have included the Taipei International Festival, the Ludwigsburg (Stuttgart) International Festival, The Beijing Modern Dance Festival, Tokyo’s Next Wave Festival, Linz (Austria) Dance Festival, and The 2nd Guandong Modern Dance Festival.
Above Image: Three Pines Studio