Multicultural Arts Victoria's Emerge in Yarra festival

In support of our Producer Dorcas Utkovic, we are proud to share with you a festival that she programmed in her role as Project Officer | Manager at Multicultural Arts Victoria.

The festival is a celebration of artistic and cultural diversity in and around the City of Yarra. Among many cultures, it also features some talented African Australians including Youssef Maghraby, Clive Gono, Christopher James White, 1/6, Lamine Sonko, Lorraine Ngwenya, Lizzy Kouth, Jay Larkin (Ms Millie), Kyah Parrott and Soliana Ersie.

Multicultural Arts Victoria (MAV) presents Emerge in Yarra 2018 that boasts 9 days of artistic and cross-cultural celebration by emerging artists and communities across the City of Yarra from 20 to 28 July, 2018.

In a series of free and ticketed events, the festival is proud to present a multilayered program with an array of artistic expression including experimental theatre, rare and exciting collaborations, film showcase, food & storytelling, live music and spoken word art.

The festivities feature some of Yarra’s iconic venues including, Budd Street gallery, Studio J, Long Play bar, Fitzroy and Collingwood community kitchens, Black Cat gallery, Abbotsford Convent, The Night Cat and Afrohub.

Emerge in Yarra is a celebration of artistic & cultural diversity of Yarra and has grown to encompass talented artists from refugee and emerging communities to promote diverse art forms, new collaborations and commissioned works.

More information available at http://multiculturalarts.com.au/event/emerge-in-yarra-2018/

 Art Exhibition: Within The Outline    Opening Night:  20 July, 6-8.30PM     Exhibition dates: 20 – 28 July 2018   @ Budd Street Gallery, 29 Budd Street, Collingwood FREE EVENT

Art Exhibition: Within The Outline

Opening Night:  20 July, 6-8.30PM
Exhibition dates: 20 – 28 July 2018
@ Budd Street Gallery, 29 Budd Street, Collingwood
FREE EVENT

 Film Showcase: In The Can    21 July, 6 – 8.30 PM @     Long Play Bar, 318 St Georges Rd Fitzroy North FREE EVENT

Film Showcase: In The Can

21 July, 6 – 8.30 PM @ Long Play Bar, 318 St Georges Rd Fitzroy North
FREE EVENT

 Community Event: South 2 South    22 July, 12.30 – 4.30 PM @     Atherton Gardens, 125 Napier Street. Fitzroy FREE EVENT

Community Event: South 2 South

22 July, 12.30 – 4.30 PM @ Atherton Gardens, 125 Napier Street. Fitzroy
FREE EVENT

 Ms  Millie’s Pop-Up Poetry Cafe     28 July, 7 - 9 PM@     Afrohub, 127 Nicholson Street, Carlton North      TICKETS $10 AT THE DOOR

Ms Millie’s Pop-Up Poetry Cafe

28 July, 7 - 9 PM@ Afrohub, 127 Nicholson Street, Carlton North

TICKETS $10 AT THE DOOR