2018 Masterclasses with Niv Marinberg (Israel)

Presented in partnership with Adelaide College of the Arts Following a successful series of masterclasses in 2017, international dancer and choreographer Niv Marinberg is returning to Adelaide to again offer masterclasses with Adelaide College of the Arts dance students and graduates, and local independent dancers. And for the first time, visual artists and actors are … Continued


Masterclass with Harry James Angus

Harry James Angus is one of Australia’s best and most successful trumpet players and vocalists. Most famously known for his work with The Cat Empire, he is a thrilling live performer in his own right, bringing his new project Struggle With Glory to town for the 2018 Adelaide Festival. This exclusive 2-hour masterclass is an invaluable opportunity … Continued


Artist talk with Mats Staub

Hear first-hand from the creator of 21: Memories of Growing Up (2018 Adelaide Festival). Filmmaker Mats Staub will speak about the creation of his work, within the space it’s being exhibited. He will touch on the inspiration behind the work, the creation process, and the various elements of this impactful film work/installation. Please note: It is a requirement that attendees … Continued


Theatre Masterclasses with Gerrard McArthur (UK)

In partnership with Helpmann Academy, acclaimed independent theatre company Flying Penguin Productions are providing a series of free masterclasses for emerging actors with leading UK actor, director, and teacher Gerrard McArthur. Gerrard McArthur is a medal winning Graduate of the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art, an Associate Artist with acclaimed London based company The Wresting … Continued


2017 Residency & Masterclass Series with Niv Marinberg (Israel)

Presented in partnership with The Mill and Adelaide College of the Arts. Niv Marinberg’s residency at Adelaide College of the Arts (AC Arts) is a series of masterclasses with the 1st, 2nd and 3rd year AC Arts dance students, open to the independent dance community. Both emerging and established dance artists are welcome to attend … Continued


JAZZ MASTERCLASS WITH MARQUIS HILL

“A dauntingly skilled trumpeter” The New York Times “His music crystallizes the hard-hitting, hard-swinging spirit of Chicago Jazz” The Chicago Tribune Born in Chicago, Marquis Hill is an award-winning trumpeter, composer, and bandleader. He was the 2014 Thelonious Monk International Jazz Competition Winner, and is widely recognised as one of the preeminent jazz musicians of … Continued


IlDance Choreographic Lab

Presented in partnership with The Mill and Adelaide College of the Arts Open for Established and Emerging Choreographers and Dancers In this laboratory choreographers Lee Brummer and Israel Aloni will share their movement methods, tools of choreographic exploration and unique philosophy in terms of the dialogue between our art form and its broad context. The … Continued


Ackroyd & Harvey Forum & Masterclass

The Helpmann Academy Cultivate Series Ackroyd and Harvey are British visual artists who have been collaborating since 1990. For over 26 years their work has been exhibited in contemporary art galleries, museums and public spaces worldwide. They have received many awards for their unique photographic work utilizing the pigment chlorophyll in making complex photographs, including the Royal … Continued


Artist Insights

A Helpmann Academy Cultivate Forum Featuring Masters and PhD Candidates exhibiting in the 2017 Graduate Exhibition: CHRIS BOHA, GAIL HOCKING, TOM MOORE, AND JASMINE SYMONS. Join Visual Arts Masters and PhD candidates from the University of South Australia to discover first hand about their training, work-practices, and careers. Topics of discussion will include each artists’ experience … Continued


In Conversation with Caroline Cheng

A Helpmann Academy Cultivate Forum Join us to hear from Caroline Cheng, Director of The Pottery Workshop in Jingdezhen, China. Caroline is an independent artist and entrepreneur, has set up studios in Shanghai, Dali and Jingdezhen, ceramic retail shops in Shanghai and Beijing, and devotes the majority of her time to promoting ceramics in China. … Continued