Joshua Thomson is a Performer, Choreographer, Director and Maker. He holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts (Dance) from the Queensland University of Technology. As Co-Artistic Director, his latest co-created work is Highly Sprung, an outdoor large impact trampoline activation. Highly Sprung premiered in Sydney’s Martin Place this year and continues to play around Australia.
For the past 12 years Joshua has worked nationally and internationally across many different performative art forms with company’s such as Tasdance, dancenorth, Perth Theatre Company, The Farm and PVC – Physical Virus Collective (Germany), Legs On The Wall, Shaun Parker & Company, Stalker Stilt Theatre and Marrugeku.
Joshua is one of the founding members of the new Gold Coast company The Farm. CockFight, a show that he co-created with other members of The Farm, was nominated in the “Best Ballet or Dance work” category at the prestigious 2016 Helpmann Awards. This work will also tour Australia and England in 2017. He specialises in dynamic physical performing work, ranging from live theatre to a 48 hour duration work in the ocean.