Name

Alice Lee Holland

Biography

Alice-Lee Holland

Alice is an Independent choreographer based in Perth, as well as the Artistic Director of STEPS Youth Dance Company and sessional lecturer in contemporary dance at the West Australian Academy of Performing Arts (WAAPA).

As an independent choreographer, Alice is currently making her second full-length work, titled Tiny Little Tragedies, which will premiere in Perth in 2012. This follows Preparing to be Beautiful, which premiered with a sellout season at the Moores Building in Fremantle in 2008, as part of the Silver Artrage Festival. Alice has made works for Strut Dance, Buzz Dance Theatre, STEPS Youth Dance Company, Quantum Leap, WAAPA and Tasdance. She has also travelled to the USA on invitation to make original works for The Yard Artists' Colony in Massachusetts (2005) and Labor Force Dance in New York (2008). Alice choreographed West for Tasdance's 2011 production of Artery.

Alice maintains a strong professional network in the USA having completed her Masters of Fine Arts in Choreography and Performance at the University of North Carolina in 2004. Alice also has a keen interest in theatre, where she has worked as movement consultant for the Thin Ice and Perth Theatre Company. Alice is the Secretary on the Committee of Management for Strut Dance.