Aboriginal and Islander Dance Theatre

Indigenous dance company established to train professional dancers and performers and raise their profile on an international stage.

Milestone
Opened
1975
Position
1975 - 1989
1987 -
Type

Aboriginal and Islander Dance Theatre

CC BY-SA 2.0
,
2008

The Aboriginal and Islander Dance Theatre grew out of the Black Theatre and the National Aboriginal and Islander Skills Development Scheme, and aimed to create opportunities for Indigenous people to have careers in professional dance.