Our Projects

See what we’ve
been up to

Phunktional creates high quality performing arts and film work that tours nationally and internationally, we provide unique opportunities to emerging and established artists, minority communities and subcultures to extend their creativity and celebrate their diversity.

View a list of our projects and work below to see how we make high quality performance art that gives voice to issues often felt but rarely discussed.

project beyond the walls

Beyond the Walls

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’.


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.

Calling the shots

Calling the Shots

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.

The sound of silence

The Sound of Silence

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.

Shadow Warrior

Shadow Warrior

Shadow Warrior is a feature-length dance production inspired by Demi Sorono’s personal tale of immigration from the Philippines to Australia.

Help us continue to make art with and for young people.

Your donation can support Phunktional so we can support vulnerable young people to keep making art that that gives voice to issues often felt but rarely discussed.

Phunktional around Australia