WA dance company turns isolation into inspiration Print Email Email to a friend Your email Your name Friend's email Friend's name Verification Please prove your humanity Go on prove it :) Close Related Articles Holloway’s final Melbourne International Arts Festival dances with the truth Exploring the nature of truth in an age of fake news, and with a particular focus on dance – including three of Melbourne’s leading choreographers – MIAF 2019 promises to tantalise and provoke. Review: My Urrwai, Queensland Performing Arts Centre (QLD) A genre-bending show that explores the narrative of colonialism, culture and connection with humour. ICYMI: rounding up the week’s arts news Next M Pavilion design unveiled, Melbourne Art Fair shifts gears again, NSW Shadow Arts Minister warns not to overlook Australian talent, and more arts news. Review: Kinky Boots, The Q (Queanbeyan, NSW) Free-Rain Theatre Company’s production captures the joy of the Broadway musical. (Premium content) Premium content Jo Pickup Friday 1 February, 2019 How do you encourage local dancers to stay in WA instead of seeking career opportunities on the east coast? By bringing world class choreographic talent to Perth. This content is only available to members of ArtsHub Join Now for instant access! A subscription to ArtsHub will enable you to: Access the most comprehensive jobs board for the arts sector, with hundreds of positions posted weekly Keep up to date with the latest industry news Access thousands of members-only features, articles and guides Be in the know with upcoming events and exhibitions added daily Learn how and where to get grants, with the most extensive grant finder ... and much, much more. Join Now and join the Australian arts community today STRUT dancers in rehearsal. Photo credit: Emma Fishwick. Member login Email address Password Forgot password? About the author Jo Pickup is an arts writer & manager based in Perth. She has worked as a journalist and broadcaster for media such as the ABC, RTRFM and The West Australian Newspaper, contributing media content and commentary on art, culture and design. She has also worked for WA arts organisations such as Fremantle Arts Centre and STRUT dance, in roles such as Producer, Program Manager & Communications Manager.