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SYDNEY FESTIVAL : BRAN NUE DAE

BRAN NUE DAE has had a major revival on its 30th birthday , co-produced by Opera Conference and the Sydney Festival.

Jimmy Chi’s musical lovingly directed by Andrew Ross takes us on a road trip through 1960’s Western Australia , with music by Kuckles,the country-reggae-soul band.

It is bright, full of warmth and joy, exuberant and yet also has a dark underlay,  raising many social issues that are still around today regarding the treatment of Indigenous peoples. Continue reading SYDNEY FESTIVAL : BRAN NUE DAE