Gifts of Translation

Gifts of Translation Festival – Swan Hill – 6 September 4pm

Gifts of Translation Festival – Swan Hill – 6 September 4pm

Outback Theatre For Young People invites you to Gifts of Translation, a celebratory cultural festival in Swan Hill on 6 September 2014.   Over two years, we have been working closely with the African Communities of Swan Hill in a cultural sharing project. The outcome; a wonderful celebration of theatre, dance, food and art. Come and watch the young African people of Swan Hill shine. We can’t wait to celebrate with you.

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Gifts of Translation celebrates South Sudan Independence Day

Gifts of Translation celebrates South Sudan Independence Day

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Gifts of Translation and Harmony Day in Swan Hill

Gifts of Translation and Harmony Day in Swan Hill

Join us for a cultural feast this Harmony Day at Riverside Park in Swan Hill, on Saturday 22 March 2014, from 4pm. Our ‘Gifts of Translation’ communities and partners will be there to help us celebrate. Come and find our cultural hub, right near the stage and join in on some weaving, henna tattooing, salon exchange, floral artworks and a mass community dance workshop at 5pm.

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Introducing GIFTS OF TRANSLATION

Introducing GIFTS OF TRANSLATION

Gifts of Translation is OTYP’s first project across the border in Victoria and will be led by Artistic Directorate member Richie Hallal in 2013/14. This wonderful project is a storytelling, theatre, dance and cultural sharing project which will develop leadership, capacity and cohesion within the community of African migrants and build understanding, co-operative relationships and social cohesion with the wider community of Swan Hill. Phase One (November to December, 2013) focused on working with the African Community to unite people and develop leadership so that all participants can approach Phase Two as a harmonious group. Stories, ideas, concepts and passions [...]

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