Your Safety & Wellbeing

By Govind Pillai and Raina Peterson
Karma Dance

Moving, visceral and experimental

Exploring the truth that for many in this grand metropolitan matrix of streets, suburbs and prejudices, the experience of isolation is nothing new nor uncomfortable.

We've been here before. Maybe you have too?


At Home Residency Showing

A sneak peek into the work was live-streamed on Saturday 8 August 2020.

A recording of this Showing is available to stream on demand via the Take Over! playlist on Youtube. Available for a strictly limited time, until Thursday 22 October.

Follow the Take Over! Facebook Group for updates, as the artists prepare for Melbourne Fringe.



Artist bio

Karma Dance (Govind Pillai and Raina Peterson) creates moving experimental dance works that respect and challenge both traditional and contemporary dance. With a substantial body of new work including four full-length company productions, Govind and Raina‘s works draw on their training in classical Indian dance and are critically acclaimed for their subversive and visceral approach to exploring the diasporic experience, cultural identity, colonialism, gender diversity and sexuality.

Sound Designer: Mohini Sharma


Program Partners

Melbourne Fringe logo


Header image of Third Nature. Photography: James Henry.

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