Josh Lowe

North Hobart, TAS

Founder and Artistic Director of Drill Josh Lowe wears a number of hats, "First and foremost I'm a choreographer, then a dancer, teacher and a producer".

Drill is a dance company that works with a mixture of emerging professional artists, as well as young local movers, to create new and exciting dance works that are renowned for high energy and visually stunning projects. Through Josh's work with Drill, young Tasmanians are provided opportunities to interact with professionals, grow as performers and celebrate their love of dance, "Being in Tasmania is very rewarding as we are the only youth-oriented dance organisation, we are very inclusive and have no barriers".

To date, Drill has created five original dance works and has interacted with hundreds of young people through its projects, workshops and classes. Josh Lowe has been the recipient of many awards, including the Premier's Young Achiever of the Year Award for his work with Drill, "I love what I do, I love helping people fulfil their dreams. I'm very much a giver".

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