This year Elanor performed in the premier of Sue Peacock’s ”Questions without Notice”. The first development of her latest work “The Other Two Thirds of Me” just premiered as a part of the Melbourne Fringe Festival, Dance Miniature program in which she also performed in “Filling up Empty” choreography by Chimene Steele-Prior. As a member of Soft Landing project team she was directed by Solon Ulbrich and Amelia McQueen in the development and performance of “As High As You Can”.
In ‘08 she was funded by the Department of Culture and the Arts to perform and collaborate in Exhibitionism”, directed by Brian Lucas for the Soft Landing 2 project. Elanor completed a Bachelor of the Arts (Dance) at the Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts in ‘07 through the Link Dance Company program under the artistic direction of Michael Whaites. With the graduating company she toured to Melbourne and Sydney exhibiting the company’s 2007 repertoire, including early Twyla Tharp works, new work by Stephan Brinkman and dance theatre works by Michael Whaites and Claudia Alessi. She also attended the 2007 Intensive Summer Training Program in Countertechnique with Anouk Van Dijk Company and ImplusTanz ‘07.
Throughout ‘06 Elanor performed “Beyond” choreographed by Ong Yong Loch, “Adrift” by Sue Peacock and “Restive Wake” by Patrice Smith in the Hong Kong Dance Festival. She also toured with the cast of “Restive Wake” to perform in Cadi McCarthy’s “Awkward” season at the Canberra Theatre Centre. She had the privilege of working with choreographer/director Hyonok Kim as a dancer in “Spirit of the Pinnacles II” film project.