Past Event

Jannawi Dance Clan Special Event

February 9, 2023 5:15 pm — Tickets FREE
Vivcourt, Level 1, 188 Oxford St Paddington

ACE invites you to a night of Dharug and First Nations cultural celebration!

The Jannawi Dance Clan Special Event taking place on Thursday 9 February was a night filled with Dharug First Nations culture, offering audiences the opportunity to support ACE’s First Nations programs.

The event featured:

  • Dharug Knowledge Holder and ACE board member Julie Bukari Webb
  • Exclusive preview of Jannawi Dance Clan’s brand-new work Garrigarrang Badu
  • Anne Loxley in conversation with Jannawi’s founding Artistic Director Peta Strachan, and ensemble members including Serene Yunupingu and Katie Leslie
  • An opportunity to support ACE’s First Nations programs

Event Details:

  • Vivcourt, Level 1, 188 Oxford St Paddington
  • Thursday 9 February 2023
  • 5:15 pm for 5:30 pm – 6:45 pm
  • Light Supper provided
  • FREE but numbers are strictly limited

Garrigarrang Badu Production Credits

Artistic Director and Choreography: Peta Strachan

Co-Choreography and Cast:

Katie Leslie

Dubs Yunupingu

Aroha Pehi

Abigail Delaney

Amy Flannery

Shana O’Brien

Hannah Hansen

Kawanna Smallwood

Peta Strachan

Gapala Yunupingu

Shanaya Donovan

Jumikah Donovan

Pauline Pearce

Bianca Williams

Mia Niuqila



Sound Design: Damian Robinson, Wicked Beat Records

Language and Composition: Matthew Doyle

Language and Vocalist: the late Richard Green

Lead Vocalist and Composition: DYAGULA

Costumes and Cultural Artifacts:

Pauline Strachan

Peta Strachan

Djuwakan Jeremy Masika



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