Sydney Dance Company 
Pre-Profesional Year

"To the Foreign Void and Back"

Photo by Jhuny-Boy Borja

Dance Makers Israel Aloni and Lee Brummer

Me-Lee Hay: Soundtrack Designer

Creative music editing using Mozart's Requiem and Electronic artist Roly Porter for SDC's student company of 2017.

Performed at Carriageworks, Sydney 

Dance Film

"Soul Whisperings"
Director / Choreographer: Simonne Smiles

This short film features a former member of the Borovansky Ballet and founding member of the Australian Ballet Company with her daughter Simonne Smiles, who followed in her footsteps as a professional classical dancer both in Australia and overseas.


It captures the shared creativity and passion for dance between mother and daughter. A story told through dance, nature and art that transcends generational experience.


Winner of Audience Choice Awards Short and Sweet Film Festival 2018. Features solo viola and piano acommpaniment.

Contemporary Dance

"At What Price"

Choreographed and performed by Angela French with  youMove company

- Invited by youMove to perform at Germany's Internationales Tanzfestival Ingolstadt.
- Sidetrack Theatre, Marrickville Sydney as part of youMove's Tenofus season

"At What Price?" is an experimental solo piece that  examines the unfair distribution of water in third world countries and addresses the exploitation of local communities through the privatization of natural resources

WAAPA Dance PhD Research


PhD Researcher: Helene Gee Markstein

Edith Cowan University, West Australia

Dance Maker: Jacob Lehrer

Photos by Jon Green and Helene Markstein

Showing at The Roundhouse Theatre, Perth
A piece designed with samples for interactivity utilising MaxMSP and Ableton Live. Media engineer was Tim Landaur who made the glove that is controlled by the dancer on stage.

"By By Byro"

Dance Maker: Jacob Lehrer

Photos by Jon Green and Helene Markstein

Dance FIlm


Director: Karen Crespo

The liminal state is characterized by ambiguity, openness, and indeterminacy. One's sense of identity dissolves to some extent, bringing about disorientation. ...

Screened at the ReelDance Festival for Dance on Screen Sydney, Carriageworks 2010

Film Clip

"So Cold"

Director/Editor/Visual Concept: Karen Crespo

Artist: Mozaika

Me-Lee Hay (Vox, piano, programming)

Rachele Wildmare: Violin