Name

Timothy Walsh

Biography

Timothy Walsh

Timothy is a Melbourne based contemporary dance artist. Beginning dance in Sydney at Newtown High School of the Performing Arts, Timothy attended VCA, and upon his graduation was awarded the ‘Orloff Prize’ for most outstanding talent. Joining Tasdance in 2012, Timothy has performed works by Larissa McGowan, Byron Perry, Tanja Liedtke, Anna Smith, Marnie Palomares, Raewyn Hill, Gavin Webber and Huang Yi. His work with Tasdance led to a nomination for most outstanding dancer in Dance Australia’s Critics Choice survey. Timothy has also worked with Phillip Adams BalletLab, Stephanie Lake, Shelley Lasica, Brooke Stamp, Luke George and visual artists Mikala Dwyer and Keith Deverell.

Timothy is developing a choreographic practice, creating You Will Be Unprepared for VCA Third year students (2013), Remind Me Again in 24 Hours for Menagerie Collective (2013) and De-mystifying the out-of-body experience (2013) commissioned as part of Lucy Guerin Inc’s P4SS program.

Timothy undertook an internship with Chunky Move under the mentorship of Stephanie Lake for her Next Move commission Aorta. He is recipient of the Australia Council ArtStart grant allowing him to travel to Iceland, Copenhagen and New York to continue to develop his choreographic work.