Work History


Director’s attachment and choreographer for Get Grubby TV, new 20 episode series for ABC under the directorship of Cate McQuillen

Curator for Nothing to Buy // Nothing to Sell // Nothing to Lose #6. Critical Path, Sydney

Movement Director, sARTorial event, Vivid Festival, Sydney

Director of Wheelchair, short play written by Scott Mullen, at Short and Sweet, Sydney


Participant in Arising project at the Reykjavik Art Museum in Iceland, curated by Yoko Ono.

Movement Director, sARTorial event by dLux Media, Sydney Fringe Festival

Curator for Nothing to Buy // Nothing to Sell // Nothing to Lose #4 & 5. Critical Path, Sydney

Choreographer for Waste Not project at Joan Sutherland Performing Arts Centre for Ausdance NSW on world environment day, Sydney

Dance curator for Readymade works Happy Hour, Sydney


Lecture presentation for DAAD RAMP mentorship program, Tasmania

Dance teacher and lecturer at the Australian College of Physical Education ACPE, Sydney, Australia

Movement director for PACT centre for emerging artists, Sydney


Dance Mistress at Friedrichstadt Palast, Berlin


Presentation of Curdled short dance film as part of 1 Minute Masterpieces at the Artist Salon, hosted by Critical Path, Sydney, Australia

Lonesome Town - solo performance – La Derniere Crise – Frauen am Rande der komik, hosted by Vanessa Stern at Sophiensaele Berlin, Germany

recipient of AGKurzfilm stipendium

"yoga into handstand" workshop in Sicily, Italy

Good Little Soldier, Animal Farm Collective, Radial System, Berlin.


Die Bucht der dicken Kinder (Movement trainer) by Cora Frost at
Sophiensaele, Berlin and Munich

lecture "dance and film" hosted by ada studios Berlin

Xposed Film Festival, Berlin. Diane is a jury member.

CURDLED screens at 6010 International One Minute and short documentation film and video festival happening in Hilchenbach Dahlbruch Germany on the 12th and 13th of May.

Slippry Sirkus presents the TIES THAT BIND
directed by Denni Scott Davies, funded through the Australia Council of the Arts Community Partnerships Creative Producer in Kempsey NSW Australia.

SUPER POWER screens in Seoul, Korea as part of the 14th International Women's film festival and in Dortmond/Kologne, Germany as part of the International Women's film festival, and in Sydney Australia 2012 as part of the first X-POSED Berlin short film festival as part of the Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras film festival.


"Why not have it all?" solo directed by Johannes Mueller
as part of Berlin Del Mar summer festival

AT EXPOSED LGBT Film and Video Festival,
SCHWUTZ Berlin, June 23, Berlin.

Newfest: The New York LGBT Film Festival, New York, US, 21 – 31 July

The 6th Tel Aviv International LGBT Film Festival, June 13.

MIX Milano Festival
27th June, 2011

SUPER POWER short film directed by Diane Busuttil
premiers at Inside Out LGBT Film Festival in Toronto,
Canada, 22nd May 2011.

'The Missing Link"
by Jared Gradinger and friends as part of the Pictoplasma Festival
Volksbuhne, Berlin.

Intrigo Internationale KV492, (performer) directed by Johannes Mueller at Radiale System, Berlin


"Salting the Tail"
Performer and artistic collaborator
with Namik Mackic,
Black Box Theatre Oslo, Norway

Tanz in August festival - Sommer Bar opening night performance, tap and percussion with Tayfun Schulzke

Cheap Blood Opera/Theatre directed by Johannes Mueller (choreographer) at Sophiensaele Berlin

On the Side of the Road (performer/choreographer) by RCA at Theater Junction, Calgary and Toronto Canada


Lonesome Town - solo performance - Bordeaux France

How Do You Are festival by Jared Gradinger -(performer-creator - teacher) hosted by Les Grandes Traversees, Bordeaux France

On the Side of the Road (performer/choreographer) by RCA at Theater Junction, Calgary Canada


Hell on Earth (performer) by Constanza Macras at Hebbel Theater, Berlin

Living Room Legend, solo at Tanztage Festival, Sophiensaele, Berlin


Lonesome Town, work in progress at Studio Theatre Vitry in Paris and Tanzfabrik Berlin.

ART by Yazmina Rezo , (choreographer) for the Rohkunstbau Festival – Hebbel Theatre land party

2186 (performer) by Rodrigo Garcia, La Carcineria Teatro for Drodesera FIES Festival, Trentino Italy and Madrid Spain.


Kobold short film by Antje Majewski (as Kobold)

The Omphalites short film by Bartholemew Sammut screened in Melbourne, Australia and the International Gay and Lesbian Film Festival in Berlin and New York City.

Peace Please (director and performer) a site-specific work as part of the Rohkunstbau Festival.

Figure 8 Race (choreography) by Maren Strack at the Tanz in August FestivalBerlin

Back to the Present (performer) with Dorky Park and Constanza Macras in New York City, Minneapolis and Seattle in America and Rome Italy, Seoul Korea, and Tokyo and Kyoto Japan.


Mir- A Love Story (performer/choreographer) by Constanza Macras at Impulz Tanz Festival, Vienna Austria.

A Wild Sheep Chase (choreography and performance) by Ulf Otto, based on the story by Haruki Murakami at The Sophiensaele Berlin, Germany.

Situbanda (co- choreography and performance) by OPVC a modern version of the ancient Hindi tale, theRamayana) at San Francisco Arts Festival, Bali Arts Festival and Solo Institute of Arts, Java.

Peer Gynt (perfomer) under the directorship of Constanza Macras and Dirk Cieslak at Sophiensaele Berlin.

Tusch and ‘Zoom (dance director/choreographer) youth theatre projects at Hebbel am Ufer, HAU 1-3, Berlin

Picto Plasma (performer) by Jared Gradinger at Festspielehaus Berlin and at the Comic meets Theater Festival in Halle Germany.


Backto the Present (performer/choreographer) with Constanza Macras, Kaufhaus Jandorf, Festival d’Avignon,

Dolly in the City (dance adviser) with Nir De Volff, Dock 11 Berlin


Scratch Neukölln (performer/choreographer) with Constanza Macras, Hebbel Theatre, Berlin and Drodesera FIES Festival, Trentino Italy

Prudence (performer/choreographer) by Marco Berrettini, Hallesches Ufer Berlin

2002 – 2003

MIR - A Love Story, (performer) Prologue, MIR 1 and 2 with Constanza Macras The Place, London


Run Red Run (performer) with Be van Vark Tacheles and Hallesches Ufer Berlin


The International Women’s University, a three month post-graduate study of ‘BODY’ in Hanover and Bremen Germany

Busuttil relocated to Europe where she continued performing solo at The Pavilion, Hanover, Germany, Reichordt Poetry Festival, Club Vegas in Amsterdam and The Glastonbury Festival, England.


Busuttil studied tap dance and release based movement in New York City and Chicago USA where she performed solo at The Lower East Side Festival, The New York International Fringe Festival and Cafe Voltaire, Chicago.

1995 to 1997

Igneous Inc (performer/choreographer) by of Suzanne Fuks and James Cunningham

Omeo Dance performance and research projects with Rosalind Crisp.

Stretch Mk1 Theatre, (performer and choreographer) under the directorship of Benni Seidel.

Circus Monoxide (acrobat and performer) traveling Australia for one year