Shaun Parker

Shaun Parker

DANCE

A graduate of the Victorian College of the Arts, Shaun Parker is an award-winning choreographer whose work has toured nationally and internationally. His work includes Divine Harmonies (Tasdance), My Little Garden (Barossa International Music Festival), Blue Love (Sydney Opera House), Meow Meow is VAMP (Malthouse Theatre), Love Instalment (Sydney Dance Company), Tenebrae III (The Song Company) and the award winning short films The Love Trilogy and NO.

His work This Show is About People had its World Premiere at the Melbourne Festival 2007 and the Sydney Festival 2008, and won an Australian Dance Award. HAPPY AS LARRY has toured to Australia, New Zealand, France and the UK including a sell-out season at Sadler’s Wells in London. He has also worked continuingly with gifted, and sometimes untrained and under-privileged performing arts students across Western Sydney, focusing on the thoughts and concerns of these raw and culturally diverse young Australians. The resultant production THE YARD drew resounding praise and was awarded an Australian Dance Award in 2012. More recently, he created two new outdoor works as part of the Cultural Olympiad in London, one of which received the Argus Angel Award.