Tim RodgersA graduate of the Australian ballet school and former artist of The Australian Ballet and West Australian Ballet Tim has had an extensive career as an arts creator and educator. From 1994-2012 Tim has choreographed and performed in a verity of theatrical based dance works. Tim has toured internationally with performances in the United States, Japan, Shanghai and Bangkok International Arts Festival’s. In 2007 Tim studied film production through SAE in Perth. His film Party For One was the recipient of best experimental, Best super8 and best sound design in the Rev8 film competition. The film was later nominated in the experimental category for a West Australian Screen Award. In 2010 Tim established Rodgers and Ward a company dedicated to manufacturing quality handcrafted snare drums. Rodgers and Ward have supported local and international artists Fritz Hauser, Mountain Mocha Kilimanjaro and The Beat Smugglers. Rodgers and Ward have custom built handcrafted snare drums for percussionists from The Adelaide Symphony Orchestra, The West Australian Symphony Orchestra and Tetrafide percussion.