Multi-award winner Jason Pitt is a dance practitioner with a multifaceted practice. His choreographic work has been influential and creative, appearing in Australia and internationally to critical acclaim, with many critics noting his unerring ability to find the raw emotion in human stories through movement.
IN RESIDENCE 2015
While in residence in 2015, Pitt worked on two projects. The first project was a collaboration with filmmaker Jason Lam and Photographer Dayman Steptoe. They were developing an animated dance film. The second project was devising material towards a new dance work entitled Never Not Funny. The focus was on character traits, speech rhythms and physical metaphors based on aggression and anti-social behaviours. Pitt also worked with dramaturg and Colourfest film festival director Gary Paramanathan.
Pitt was also in residence in 2010 and 2013.