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NAIDOC Week Showcase | Cleveland

7 July, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 4:30 pm

NAIDOC Week Showcase

An afternoon of free music, dance and cultural demonstrations to celebrate NAIDOC Week

Join us for a free community celebration of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander culture at our NAIDOC Week Showcase. Headlining the event will be dynamic young Indigenous Australian singer/songwriter Adam James, who will make a welcome return to the outdoor stage at RPAC. James will perform a selection of songs from his latest TSA award-winning album, Hit & Run which pays homage to influencers including Neil Young, Jackson Browne, Bread and Paul Kelly.

You can also look forward to a range of cultural demonstrations and activities throughout the afternoon. This will be a fabulous afternoon of entertainment for the whole family to enjoy. We hope to see you there.

1pm–1.45pm: Opening Ceremony
Watch and take part in a traditional Smoking Ceremony to cleanse the spirit and ward off bad spirits, and enjoy the Yulu Burri Ba Dancers in action.

From 1.45pm: Cultural demonstrations and activities start
Enjoy an afternoon of family-friendly activities with local Indigenous artists including traditional weaving, face painting, a selection of Indigenous games from Dreamtime Games, and presentations on language from Sandra Delaney.

2.30–4.30pm: Live music on the outdoor stage
Headlining the event will be dynamic young Indigenous Australian singer/songwriter Adam James, who will perform a selection of songs from his latest TSA award-winning album, Hit & Run. He will be joined on the stage by emerging Quandamooka artists, to fill your afternoon with an exciting selection of music.

Details

Date:
7 July, 2019
Time:
1:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Event Category:
Website:
http://www.rpac.com.au/Pages/Performances.aspx?PerfID=484

Venue

Redlands Performing Arts Centre
2 -16 Middle Street
Cleveland, QLD 4163 Australia
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