Review of ‘Isabelle of the Moon and Stars’

McKenzie, V. (2015). A Review of ‘Isabelle of the Moon and Stars’. Westerly, October 2, Perth, Australia. From the beginning of S.A. Jones’ Isabelle of the Moon and Stars, we learn that Isabelle is different. She is isolated from fellow passengers on a train when…

Let’s Make a Mess

McKenzie, Vahri (2015). Let’s make a mess. Dancewest, June 2015, 22-23. The work is an artists’ profile of Jacob Lehrer published in dancewest, the WA edition of the Australian Dance Council magazine. Lehrer is a leading independent dancer and choreographer. It draws on my case…

A WA Icon Loops the Loop

McKenzie, Vahri (2015). A WA icon loops the loop. Dancewest, March 2015, 8-9. The work is an artists’ profile of Chrissie Parrott, a choreographer of international standing, published in dance west, the WA edition of the Australian Dance Council magazine. It draws on my case…

A Visceral Kind of Understanding

McKenzie, Vahri (2014). A Visceral Kind of Understanding. Dancewest, December 2014, 18-19. The work is an artists’ profile of Michael Whaites, Artistic Director of LINK, WAAPA’s graduate dance company, drawing on my case study of Whaites to show how embodied knowledge and physical sensation inform…

Freedom in Surrender

McKenzie, Vahri (2014). Freedom in surrender. Dancewest, September 2014, 22-23. The work is an artists’ profile of Claudia Alessi published in dancewest, the WA edition of the Australian Dance Council magazine. Alessi is a leading independent dancer and choreographer. It draws on my case study…