The Company


Melbourne based Stephanie Lake Company was established in 2014 to create and tour contemporary dance works. Known for a gutsy, original choreographic style and striking visual aesthetic, Stephanie Lake Company strives to create performances that are affecting and relevant.

Working in collaboration with Australia’s leading dancers, designers and composers, the company has been presented in major festivals and venues around Australia and has toured internationally to France, Germany, Hong Kong, Denmark, Singapore and the UK.

Artistic Director Stephanie Lake won the Australian Dance Award in 2018 (Pile of Bones) and 2014 (AORTA)  for Outstanding Choreography, the Helpmann Award for Outstanding Choreography in 2014 (A Small Prometheus) and the Green Room Award for Best Choreography (Mix Tape) in 2011. She is currently the recipient of the Australia Council Fellowship for Dance. She is also a past recipient of the Sidney Myer Creative Fellowship and the Peggy Van Praagh Choreographic Fellowship.

Stephanie Lake’s work is supported by the Australia Council for the Arts, Creative Victoria, City of Melbourne and the Sidney Myer Foundation and by generous individual donors.