The Brisbane International Contemporary Dance Prix (BICD Prix) is committed to bringing together the professional contemporary dance network and allow young pre-professional dancers to experience interaction with company professionals with the potential to develop a pathway into either a leading training institution or professional experience with a company.
  • Provide performance , classes and creative development opportunities for young pre- professionals in front of company directors.

  • Provide classes and workshops in a variety of contemporary styles. Technique, improvisation, repertoire and creative development in order for dancers to experience the professional world of contemporary dance and develop their own skills.

  • Provide an opportunity for company and training directors to view potential new dancers over an extended period in a creative and performance environment.

  • Develop the dance communities understanding of what is required in today’s professional contemporary dance companies.

  • Provide workshops and performance opportunities for both group and solo artists.

  • To have workshops run by leading industry professionals.

  • Foster a professional and inspiring environment.
  • To reveal and unearth the potential of exceptional young dancers who are skilled and suited for a career in contemporary dance.

  • Open the doors to the best training opportunities or company experiences by funding training fees or wages.

  • To bring the contemporary dance scene together over a weeklong event.

  • Educate and develop the dance communities understanding of contemporary dance.

  • Provide an environment that represents the professional ethics of the contemporary dance world by engaging professional artists and company directors who are inspirational leaders in their field.