Marnie is an independent dancer and has performed extensively nationally and internationally. She has worked for Branch Nebula, Shaun Parker & Company, Chunky Move (Gideon Obarzanek), Force Majeure, Marrugeku, Antony Hamilton, Narelle Benjamin, Martin Del Amo, Sydney Theatre Company, Kristina Chan, Nigel Jamison, Garry Stewart, Jason Pitt, Bernadette Walong, Dean Walsh and Liz Lea. Marnie’s choreographic credits include works for Dance Makers Collective, Tasdance, Sydney Festival First Night (2009), Pulse8 Dance, Big W, Oral B and Virgin Australia TV commercials, ABC 2’s Giggle and Hoot, Nickelodeon Kids Choice Awards (2011), QL2 Centre for Youth Dance, Ev & Bow, Australian College for Physical Education (ACPE), Synergy Percussion, Ever After Theatre & Catapult Flipside Dance. She has been featured in TVC’s for SKII and Oral B and animations for PictureDRIFT. Marnie’s most recent works include Catapult’s Propel Residency solo Tissue Girl in collaboration with High Tea with Mrs Woo designers and dance film Home for Blacktown Arts Centre’s Balik Bayan Philippine art project. Marnie has taught movement and dance for numerous institutions including Parramatta diocese catholic high schools, Ev & Bow, Ettingshausens, Catapult Flipside, ACPE, National Institute of Dramatic Art (NIDA), Shaun Parker & Company and Bangarra Dance Theatre
Dance Makers Collective acknowledge the Darug peoples, the traditional custodians of the land of Western Sydney, whose land we have the privilege to dance and work on. We acknowledge their survival and resilience, and pay respect to Darug Elders past, present and emerging, and recognise their continuing connection to the land, water and community for over 65,000 years.