Mentors in Sydney
Meryl Tankard AO
Director, Choreographer, Writer & Designer
Meryl Tankard Company
Meryl has over 25 years experience creating/directing full length dance theatre productions, as well as working in opera, ballet, tv, film and musical theatre (Broadway and West End), in Australia, USA and Europe.
Meryl also created the opening section of the 2000 Olympic Games Ceremony in Sydney. Since graduating from Aust Film TV Radio School in 2010 Meryl has been making films and is currently working on screenplay for a feature.
Before directing and choreographing her own work Meryl was well known as one of the leading performers with Pina Bausch’s Wuppertal Tanztheater.
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