QMC Queensland Multicultural Centre
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“Be the mountain” East Asia & Tibet – Global Fusion
30/09/2022 @ 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Presented by BEMAC in collaboration with Queensland Ballet, the second Global Fusion session “Be the mountain” will take you across East Asia & Tibet through an enchanting evening celebrating culture, music, dance, food, and song.
Starring BEMAC Producer and renowned musician Tenzin Choegyal, this special performance also features Japanese koto master Takako Nishibori performing as duo Gen 絃 with guitarist Phill Wilson. Japanese Taiko drummer Kaya Tominaga performs with UQ Taiko drumming ensemble. Hong Kong violinist Chi Lui Flora Wong, Taiwanese-Australian musician and composer Matt Hsu also perform with traditional Chinese dancers from the Queensland Dance Centre.
The evening will also feature a new work choreographed by Rani Luther for former Queensland Ballet dancer Sarah Thomson.
“Be The Mountain’ is an exciting opportunity to bring together artists from diverse backgrounds, each of them a world class performer in their own right…
A performance such as ‘Be The Mountain’ can create space for contemplation, inspire new thoughts, and stir shifts in perspective.” – Tenzin Choegyal
This spiritual, deeply moving and immersive performance will touch the heart and soul of audiences.
Friday 30 September
8PM–10.30PM – Available menu inspired by the flavours of East Asia & Tibet.
Thomas Dixon Centre
Tickets from $40 (it includes a complimentary drink)
20 min interval | Suitable for ages 8+