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Theatre

Events listing

Kaha:wi Dance Theatre - Living Ritual: International Indigenous Performing Arts Festival

July 25-27, 2017

Living Ritual is a three-day Indigenous platform for artists and delegates to dialogue, network and promote global Indigenous performance with a focus on dance and theatre devised from Indigenous methodology and process.

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Arash

July 28-30, 2017

Arash is a Persian myth dating back over one thousand years. In the 1970s, the myth was adapted by the prominent Iranian playwright and film director Bahram Beyzaie, who updated the myth with strong humanist, anti-war and anti-hero themes.

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Mimi’s Suitcase: A Multilingual Comedy Drama

July 29-30, 2017

Mimi's Suitcase is the true story of a teenage girl who returns to her native Iran from Spain in the midst of the 1980s Iran-Iraq war.

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A Tribute to Bahram Beyzaie

July 29, 2017

At every Tirgan, we pay tribute to an outstanding figure, who has had a tremendous impact on the Iranian culture. This year’s recognition is dedicated to Bahram Beyzaie for his contributions to Iranian art and literature.

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Spintop Kids

August 26-27, 2017

Dubbed by the internet as the "Spintop Snipers", this Taiwanese group has practiced with spin tops for more than 40 years to the gorgeous backdrop of Japanese-era baroque architecture along the Sanxia Old Street in Taiwan.

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Extreme Diabolo

August 26, 2017

With miraculous skill honed by years of training, Arthur Chi is a diabolo artist without limits. Combining his deep respect for tradition, Arthur develops new and previously unimaginable tricks for the ancient instrument by using moves and techniques from traditional martial arts.

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