Internationally acclaimed for their powerful dancing, distinctive theatrical voice and unique soundscapes, music and design, Bangarra Dance Theatre is a centerpiece of Australia Fest.
Led by Artistic Director Stephen Page, Bangarra`s dance technique is forged from over 65,000 years of Indigenous Australian culture, embodied with contemporary movement. The company`s dancers are professionally trained, dynamic artists who represent the pinnacle of Australian dance. Each has a proud Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander background, drawn together from various locations across the country.
Relationships with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities are at the heart of Bangarra, with their repertoire created from country and stories gathered from respected community elders.
Authentic storytelling, outstanding technique and deeply moving performances are Bangarra`s unique signature.