Join our team of legends!

February 10, 2015

Staff-wise, we are all crewed up for Underbelly Arts 2015. But please consider being a part of our team of volunteer legends on Cockatoo Island this July! Just email hello [at] with ‘Volunteer’ in the subject line. Make sure…

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10,000 Small Deaths at Dance Massive

February 4, 2015

Dance Massive takes over Melbourne across March and brings with it over 40 curated dance shows highlighting the best in contemporary dance in Australia. One such show is a restaging of one of our UA13 works, Paula Lay’s 10,000 small…

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post take Oedipus Schmoedipus to Melbourne’s Arts House

Arts House have just announced their Season One, 2015 program and it is a c r a c k e r of a season. Alongside some incredible works as part of Dance Massive and more, UA08 alumni post take Oedipus…

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Bhenji Ra at Day For Night

Following the success of the inaugural Day for Night, Performance Space is throwing down, raising the bar, and bringing their A-game with Day for Night in 2015. The evening begins with a colossal dance party at the centre of Carriageworks,…

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Call out for performers to feature in Domestic Tourist

January 8, 2015

UA15 artists Mischa Baka and Michal Imielski are calling for performers to participate in their live art work Domestic Tourist. Domestic Tourist will create a series of poignant family photographs as living pictures, allowing tourists (festival attendees) to insert themselves…

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UA Alumni at Gaffa Gallery for Recently Historic

Recently Historic: Australian Electronic Arts in Western Sydney #2, is the second showcase (following on from the exhibition in Kingswood) of artists working with electronic media, connected by their association to the University of Western Sydney’s former School of Contemporary…

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Zoe Norton Lodge’s Story Club on ABC2

January 7, 2015

UA08 Alumnus and Chaser protege Zoe Norton Lodge does the world a favour and brings the storytelling night she co-created and co-curates, Story Club, to the telly. Airing on ABC2 on Wednesday at 10pm, and available on iview, Story Club …

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UA Alumni at the Now Now Festival

The Now Now have been championing improvised music across Australia for 14 years, and at this year’s festival bring together artists working in improvisation from across Australia and the world. We’re excited to see some UA alumni up there, including…

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FAQ about applying to be part of Underbelly Arts in 2015

December 17, 2014

We know you might have some questions about our call out for Expressions of Interest that aren’t answered in our info pack. If you do, and they’re not answered below, get in touch at and we’ll get back to…

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