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Bangarra Dance Theatre

Thursday 31st July / presented by Paul Hunt

Celebrating its 25th anniversary, Australia’s award winning dance company Bangarra Dance Theatre tells the story of Patyegarang, an inspirational journey of Indigenous spirit alive in our past and present.

This powerful and historically important work acquaints us with Patyegarang, a young Aboriginal woman who befriended Lieutenant William Dawes when the colonial fleet arrived in the late 18th century.

The production marks the first time Bangarra has told a specific Sydney story.

Dancer Luke Currie-Richardson joined Paul Van Lieshout Hunt to discuss this new work.

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