Parramasala Australian Festival of South Asian Arts

All Photos by Prudence Upton. See Practical information below for credits.
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Country and Region AustraliaNew South Wales
Type of Festival Dance, Drama, Music
Location of Festival Parramatta City, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Festival Contact Information

P. O. Box 111
Parramatta NSW 2124
Phone: + 61 2 8836 7000
Fax: + 61 2 8836 7099

Festival Description

Parramasala, the Australian Festival of South Asian Arts, is a celebration of professional contemporary performing artists from around the globe. The artists incorporate the age old Asian traditions as well as innovations to the genres. The programming includes a rich offering of dance, theatre, and music performances as well as free events for the entire family.

Festival Dates October 4 - 7, 2013
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Slideshow photo credits:
  • In order of appearance
    • Parramasala (2011) Bangladeshi group Baul Shilpi, Photo by Prudence Upton
    • Parramasala (2011) David Hykes and the Harmonic Choir, Photo by Prudence Upton
    • Parramasala (2011) Dr Madan Gopal Singh and Chaar Yaar with Dhruv Sangari, Photo by Prudence Upton
    • Parramasala (2011) Kalaphool’s Mother India 21st Century Remix, Photo by Prudence Upton
    • Parramasala (2011) The Bombay Royale, Town Hall Square free concert, Photo by Prudence Upton
    • Parramasala (2011) Town Hall Square, Photo by Prudence Upton
    • Trilok Gurtu, percussion legend, Photo by Prudence Upton


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