Support Phunktional

How will your donation help?

$25

Support us in planning community deliveries in rural towns and Youth Justice Centres in partnership with local organisations.

$50

Support the travel costs for Phunktional to continue delivering arts to young people in Youth Justice Centres and in regional, rural, and remote communities around Australia.

$50

Support one young person to attend our performance ‘Love Drunk,’ addressing topics such as consent, sexual assault, and safe partying.

$75

Support one young person to take part in a performing arts workshop in a rural town.

$150

Support us in planning and delivering a workshop for a young person who has recently left a Youth Justice Center, and ensure their continued connection with local wrap-around services afterwards.

Phunktional Arts believes in the transformational power of dance and the performing arts.

Phunktional is a leading Australian not-for-profit arts company that delivers long-term Community Arts and Cultural Development projects, tours educational theatre and produces award-winning dance, theatre and film productions.

Our purpose is to support the creation of art that is a catalyst for greater connectedness, community engagement and inter-cultural understanding.

Our vision is to create world-class art that enables a greater diversity of human perspectives and experiences to be heard in Australian and international conversations.

Support Phunktional to keep working and creating art with young people and communities. All donations over $2 are tax deductible.

What work does Phunktional do?

young people
Empowering youth in justice centres transforms lives and reduces recidivism.

Our work with young people in the Youth Justice System has led to sold out shows at the Sydney Opera House and a documentary on the ABC ‘Dancing on the inside’.

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Reducing the risk of young people coming into contact with the justice system.

Love Drunk, our show about sexual assault and safe partying for young people, has been touring for 18 years, it includes partnerships with local, state and federal organisations.

communities
Our long-term work in communities creates young leaders and develops local pride

Calling the Shots are films made by young people from Mildura (VIC) through a five year Community Arts process that have won awards around the world and broadcast on NITV.

SoundofSilence
Our work helps shift the dial on diversity and inclusion in Australian Arts and Culture.

The Sound of Silence was Australia’s first full length dance performance by Deaf Can Dance, a company of non-hearing dancers. Itt combined hip-hop with contemporary dance.

Culture
Phunktional links youth to 60,000 years of rich Australian Arts and Culture.

Phunktional has provided work to over 160 Artists and Arts workers in the last 10 years. We have created award winning shows with professional Artists such as Melbourne Breaks and toured other dance work internationally.

creativity
We produce quality arts, touring globally, fostering creativity and celebrating diversity.

Phunktional has provided work to over 160 Artists and Arts workers in the last 10 years. We have created award winning shows with professional Artists such as Melbourne Breaks and toured other dance work internationally.