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‘Firestarter’ charts the success and tragedies of Bangarra Dance Theatre

‘Firestarter’ charts the success and tragedies of Bangarra Dance Theatre

Firestarter: The Story of Bangarra | Revelation Perth International Film Festival | Until 13 Dec | ★ ★ ★ ★ ★  This captivating documentary tells several stories on the same journey, multiple tales on an shared trajectory.  It charts the history of Bangarra Dance from a fledgling company without funds or a home, to becoming one of Australia’s […]

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Bangarra: Proud to Dance

Bangarra: Proud to Dance

‘Patyegarang’ the latest work from Bangarra Dance Theatre, tells the story of an Indigenous woman after whom the show is named who forms a friendship with Lieutenant William Dawes, who arrived in Australia with a colonial fleet in the late 18th century. Patyegarang’s friendship with Dawes inspired him to record the Eora language alongside other […]

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