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Fringe World 2017: Our top shows from this year’s festival

Fringe World 2017: Our top shows from this year’s festival

Fringe World will start packing up the spiegeltents for 2017 as the festival draws to a close this evening with its final round of shows. Bigger and better than ever, Fringe World brought artists from all across the world to dazzle us with their incredible talents and out-of-the-box concepts that make the festival so wonderful. […]

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Review | Celebrate dance and culture with Djuki Mala

Djuki Mala | Salon Perdu Spiegeltent | Until Tues Feb 14 | ★ ★ ★ ★ ★ Big Frank’s wife tells the story of how he loved to dance the traditional dances handed down through the generations. He saw that a way to get the young men of his remote community out of depression and off substance abuse was to […]

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The Chooky Dancers: Djuki Mala tell their Yolngu story at Fringe World

The Chooky Dancers: Djuki Mala tell their Yolngu story at Fringe World

Djuki Mala, perhaps better known as The Chooky Dancers, became an international sensation when their dance interpretation of Zorba the Greek went viral in 2007. The dance troupe from Elcho Island have been entertaining audiences ever since with their unique reimaginings of traditional dances and contemporary pop hits and celebrating Indigenous culture through storytelling. Dancer […]

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