‘INTO THE LIGHT’ – PRESENTED IN COLLABORATION WITH BEMAC
Global Fusion – India
Dance Festival Global Music
Experience a culture rich in music, movement and colour – ‘Into the Light’. Global Fusion – India, will sweep you away on an incredible journey through dance, song and food with each phase of the show representing an aspect of “light”, to honour and celebrate the festival of Deepavali/Diwali.
This unique event represents the flame of a candle guiding the way to hope, joy, prosperity, and peace with sublime choreography to the dynamic sounds of instruments including the tabla, embodying darkness to light.
Featuring a stellar line up of musicians, including Indian Fusion singer and BEMAC Producer, Menaka Thomas, internationally acclaimed Tabla player Dheeraj Shrestha; piano virtuoso Meg Burstow; percussion maestro Tsoof Baras and renowned Bansuri player, Darshil Shah.
Enjoy a special Garba Fusion dance by Nishaan Dance Group, plus works choreographed by Queensland Ballet Creative Associate and Global Fusion Curator, Rani Luther, for former Queensland Ballet dancers Sarah Thomson and Jayden Grogan.
Audiences will experience a vibrant, one-of-a-kind experience.
Sharing passionately my Indian roots with the wider community is incredibly special. Be uplifted by this spiritual journey with the dynamic sounds and movement from all across India.Curator Rani Luther
A feast of flavours awaits with our pre-show food and beverage selection!
INDIAN STREET FOOD – Indian-inspired snacks and drinks will be available to purchase in the theatre lobby bar from 6pm.
DINNER WITH A VIEW – Book a banquet dinner to share on the stunning Kite Terrace.
- Full pensioners, Queensland Government Seniors Card holders, MEAA members, full-time students, children 13 years and under and unemployed (Health Care card holder) persons (National Seniors Card not applicable).
- Child ticket is for Under 16 year olds
*A transaction fee of $5.00 applies per transaction
& beverage SERVICE
Arrive early to enjoy delicious Indian-inspired cuisine in a festive setting. The theatre lobby bar will be open from 6pm to 11pm.
Includes a 20-minute interval
Suitable for ages 8 & over
Wheelchair access – please email or call us on 07 3013 6666 to book an accessible seat.
Menaka photography credit: Matt McInallyPart of Global Fusion