Please note: Event is SOLD OUT
Now in its 3rd year, Sangam is a platform for emerging and established South Asian-Australian artists to learn, create and showcase art alongside globally renowned artists from the South Asian Diaspora. Sangam is a local-international collaboration between celebrated and emerging artists from India and the diaspora with artists in the cities of Dandenong, Casey, Kingston and Monash.
Sangam at Dandenong features Earth Matters Walking Experience
Earth Matters is a major event of the 2021 Sangam Festival and will be held in Dandenong.
Earth Matters walking tour is a site-specific series of performances that will “takeover” Dandenong's Harmony Square, The Drum Theatre, and Walker Street Gallery and Arts Centre. An audience member becomes part of a walking tour, stopping at each of the three sites for a unique participatory interactive experience.
The evening features the best of classical performance in Melbourne in experimental sites including an exciting and rarely seen combination of music and dance performances from different parts of South Asia. Light vegetarian refreshments for the audience members as part of the tour will make this a unique mini festival experience in the City of Dandenong.
Unfortunately, this event is now sold out.
This program will be delivered in person at the location listed below.
Participants will require the following
- Contact details (Name, email address, contact number) to check-in on the day
- Smartphone/smart device to scan QR Code (If you do not, there will be staff to check you in)
- Face mask (to be carried with you)
All COVIDSafe guidelines will be fully met to ensure public safety for this event. All attendees will be checked in via QR code.
Sangam is a platform for established and emerging South Asian-Australian artists to learn, create and showcase their art alongside globally renowned artists from the South Asian Diaspora. Based in Naarm/ Melbourne on unceded land, Sangam acknowledges the traditional custodians of the Wurundjeri and Bunnuwurung people.
In partnership with: Multicultural Arts Victoria
Venue Partners: Abbotsford Convent, Dancehouse, Bunjil Place, Drum Theatre
Funded by Creative Victoria, MAV, Australia Council for the Arts, City of Melbourne, Dandenong Arts Grants, Yarra City Council, City of Greater Dandenong, City of Casey
The Sangam Festival also goes to the following venues. Head to the Sangam Festival website for more information.
City of Yarra
Saturday 20 February
City of Casey
Saturday 6 March
City of Yarra
Thursday 11-13 March