Delving into Dance seeks to engage new and existing audiences in conversations about dance. By profiling dancers, choreographers, artistic directors and thinkers. Delving into Dance is reaching thousands of people around the globe. You can find audience breakdown here.
Delving into Dance is recognised as one of the worlds top 15 dance podcasts by FeedspoT. A ranking based on Google reputation and Google search ranking; Influence and popularity on Facebook, twitter and other social media sites; Quality and consistency of posts and Feedspot’s editorial team and expert review. With a strong podcast audience increased attention has been paid to written content, to ensure that the platform continues to evolve and provide diverse ways to better connect audience with dance as an artform. Transcripts are one such initiative that have helped to make the content available to deaf audiences, alongside regular newsletters that help to reach a ever growing audience.
What The participants have to say:
"Delving into Dance is a welcome addition to help educate and provide deep and informed conversations about dance, both nationally and internationally.
This podcast has quickly established itself as an incredible archive for Australian dance. I have been interviewed as part of this project and found the questions informal and accessible, making the content insightful and inclusive of all listeners. The number of subscribers and listeners to Delving into Dance, is proof of its success, engaging more and more people" Rafael Bonachela Artistic Director SYDNEY DANCE COMPANY
"BRAVO you are a mighty inspiration and thank you for allowing me to voice my dance stories and crazy process."
"Andrew’s podcast series is an important and wonderful addition to the conversation around performance and choreographic practice. The interviews are informative, fascinating, intimate and sometimes provocative."
"I look back on our interview with pleasure"
"Your interview was the most relaxed and the least painful of all"
"I'm struck by how intelligently you formed your questions, as well as being somewhat discomfited by my occasional failure to answer them coherently. I'm very glad we did the interview."
Deborah Jowitt- Dance Critic and writer
“I loved your thought provoking questions”
Chase Johnsey- Dancer
“Delving into Dance is a unique platform that has had an immense impact on
dance in Australia, leading conversations about dance as well as profiling
incredible dance artists.”
Companies and festivals are increasingly using Delving into Dance content to spark conversations and engage audiences.
"Delving Into Dance plays an important role in delivering in depth interviews with choreographers, dancers and creatives, reflecting what is going on across the nation and the vibrancy of the dance sector. It assists in building dance audiences and bringing together the dance community."
Miranda Brown from Miranda Brown Publicity
Reaching new Audiences
"Delving Into Dance is fantastic documentation that captures the many forms and people practicing dance. With a genuine interest in dance, Andrew is always very well researched and prepared for his interviews. The execution of the series is very well produced and is received very positively by the dance sector and wider audiences."
Ben Starick from Starling Communications
In the last half of 2018, DID had 82.8k Google search impressions.
Featured in Artshub feature article: A word in your ear: podcasts and the arts. 1 Dec 2017 Richard Watts
Featured in Artshub feature article:Changing the way we think about audio accessibility. 26 Sep 2018 Sabine Brix
Coverage from Turning Pointe: Gender Equality in Australian dance.
The Conversation: Australia’s major dance companies need to step up on gender equality
ArtsHub: New report highlights gender inequality in dance sector, by Richard Watts
Limelight: Dearth of women in artistic and leadership roles in dance, report shows, by Justine Nguyen
The Conversation: To fix gender inequity in arts leadership we need more women in politics and chairing boards by Jo Caust