Dust on the Shortbread

Anything Is Valid Dance Theatre

Currently in development, Dust on the Shortbread is a site-alternative performance set in a house in North Perth. Dust on the Shortbread explores the lives of an older couple; the tension between maintaining independence and vitality and the effects of dementia in the on intimate relationships.

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Performed iconic senior Australian artists by Dr Elizabeth Dalman OAM (founder of Australian Dance Theatre) and George Shevtsov, this work explores a generational connection to the comforts of home.

Dust on the Shortbread will premiere in 2018

Choreography: Serena Chalker and Quindell Orton (Anything Is Valid Dance Theatre)

Performance: Elizabeth Cameron Dalman and George Shevtsov

Original score and sound design: Tristen Parr

Supported by: Government of Western Australia, Department of Culture and the Arts; The Australian Government through the Australia Council for the Arts, its arts funding and advisory body

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