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Alex White reflects upon the newly launched program offerings and the possibilities these hold for students and teachers anywhere in Australia. more

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In preparation for the The Rocks Aroma Festival on July 26, MCA staff share some of the stories behind the mugs they use for their workplace beverages. more

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Performance Program

Workout: 7 days of experimental performance

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22-28 April 2013

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Workout: 7 days of experimental performance has now finished.

Watch seven Australian artists in seven days ‘workout’ at the MCA.

Each artist has a single day to present temporary works using the body and everyday materials, drawing on the double meaning of workout as both a strenuous exercise routine and a test of performance capability.

Behind-the-scenes comes front and centre as setting-up and packing-down takes place in front of you.

Artists: David Capra, Domenico de Clario, Brian Fuata, Sarah Goffman, Agatha Gothe-Snape with Susan Gibb, The Motel Sisters (Liam Benson and Naomi Oliver) and Jodie Whalen.

Monday 22 April – David Capra Throne room (Wizard of Oz Intercession)

Tuesday 23 April – The Motel Sisters My Little Kony

Wednesday 24 April – Sarah Goffman Oki-do yoga

Thursday 25 April – Jodie Whalen Day Job / After Work Drinks

Friday 26 April – Agatha Gothe-Snape A Planet with Two Suns

Saturday 27 April – Domenico de Clario tonglen* (for you always, for all intensive purposes on the occasion of my passing)

Sunday 28 April – Brian Fuata Privilege (performance)