With Bangarra Since:
2019
Family Background:
Kassidy is a descendant of the Wanaruah People in the Hunter Valley, NSW.
Biography:

Kassidy completed fulltime training with Sydney Dance Company’s Pre Professional Year of 2017 and with NAISDA Dance College; graduating in 2016 with the prestigious Chairman’s Award.

 

Kassidy has worked with Artistic Bodies such as Ausdance for the Big Dance, Catapult Choreographic Residency with Craig Bary and Dale Collier, ERTH Visual and Physical Inc for The Liminal Hour.

 

She has also worked with Choreographers such as Matt Cornell’s for I learn’t my cultural Dance from YouTube, Thomas E.S Kelly’s Karul Projects on Snap Click Shot, Lucky Lartey for Full Circle, Jo Clancy forBower Bird and Vicki Van Hout throughout her studies at NAISDA Dance College. 

 

Wagana Aboriginal Dancers and Jannawi Dance Clan have played an important role in Kassidy’s cultural connection and performance growth. She recognises these women as important female leaders in her life and thanks them for the opportunities to grow as an educator and performer, on a local and international level.

 

Kassidy completed her DirtyFeet Choreographic Lab in 2018 and is a Romana’s Pilates Apprentice at Cynthia Lochard’s Pilates Studio thanks to being awarded the Joanne Harris Pre Professional Scholarship for 2017.