Inaugural Pasifika Showcase in Shepparton
bella - May 2nd, 2016
Multicultural Arts Victoria, Know Your Roots, The Robertsons and Riverlinks present Pasifika Showcase, the first major showcase in Shepparton of its rich local Pacific culture, music, dance and food on Saturday 28 May at the Eastbank Centre, Shepparton.
The evening will feature:
- a traditional Kava ceremony
- performances by local acts The Robertsons, Mike and Cheryl, Brenda Hafoka, Generation Ignite, and Shepparton High School’s Know Your Roots Crew
- a Talent Quest
- a Samoan feast from Nana’s Little Island
- Nuholani and Tama Tatau
Know Your Roots is a program that aims to reconnect individuals of all ages with their heritage, through sharing and embracing. It’s three key objectives are: to ensure heritage of all Polynesians are embraced and shared with others to grow understanding one to another; to offer education and install values that see beyond boundaries; and to empower the individual, and Community to be greater and better both in physical and mental health.
Saturday 28 May
Eastbank Centre, 70 Welsford Street Shepparton
Tickets: Adult $30 / Child $15 (riverlinksvenues.com.au/)
Bookings essential – limited places.
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