Huge thanks to all who contributed to Unspoken Words festival this year: artists, volunteers, crew members, supporters / donors, and most of all, audience participants! This year the festival spanned 8 venues, 10 days, 14 sessions and 32 presenting artists. We’re thrilled to have shared it with you. Photos of festival sessions are now online: … Continue reading Festival wrap-up + visit us at Newtown Festival?
We open this Friday at the Red Rattler with a solid lineup of performances by Ali Cobby Eckermann, Pola Fanous, Scott-Patrick Mitchell (WA), Jacqui Malins and Julia Horvath (ACT), and Arielle Cottingham and Bill Moran (USA)! The night is AUSLAN interpreted, and opens with a Welcome to Country from Donna Ingram. More info and book … Continue reading Opening Night, scholarship announcement, Humans of Newtown
Thanks to the fabulous humans at Agenda on FBi Radio for having a chat with Vanessa and Emma this morning about the festival! We spoke about artist mental health and Vanessa’s decolonising sessions. Listen back on FBi Radio‘s website here: https://fbiradio.com/podcast/agenda/. They also spoke with folks from the roller derby team Indigenous Dreaming, who are … Continue reading Unspoken Words on FBi Radio
With just over two weeks to go until Unspoken Words festival 2018, we recommend you get your tickets! The Mental Health First Aid training session has already sold out. Announcing our new scholarship program with R U OK?, the suicide prevention charity that aims to start life-changing conversations. Two scholarships (involving travel assistance, commissioning of … Continue reading Do you have your tickets yet?