Arts & Culture

When: 13–18 October 2019

Where: Queen Street Mall, Brisbane

Expect an explosion of colour and sound, cultural celebrations and a kaleidoscope of artistic talent when the Queen Street Mall and Arts Queensland collaborate to bring the INAS Global Games Arts and Culture program to life on the Myer Centre Stage from Sunday 13 – Friday 18 October.

The showcase of an eclectic mix of Queensland arts-based groups is coordinated by renowned director, speaker and songstress, Nadia Sunde and includes; Brothers Calling, All Abilities Australia, Inside Outside Dance Ensemble, Brisbane City Gospel Choir and The Sunshine Troupe.

Joining the dynamic line-up during the week will be two Gathering artists. Aria nominated and three-time winner of the Queensland Music Award, Indigenous singer, Emily Wurramurra will perform in both English and her traditional language, Anindilyakwa. Sharing his unique sound will also be, self-taught Torres Strait Island guitarist, Chris Tamwoy. The five-day program of incredible talent will culminate in a celebration of the achievements of INAS Global Games athletes with a gathering of medallists and Games Mascot, Lorri the Lorikeet, on Friday 18 October.

Nadia Sunde is a highly respected Queensland performing artist, former ABC radio presenter and professional Emcee and will be the host for the Arts and Culture program.

The Programme

SUNDAY 13 OCT 12–3pm

12.00pm Opening of the Arts & Culture Program

12.15pm Karen Lee Roberts

1.30pm Brothers Calling

MONDAY 14 Oct 12–3pm

12.00pm All Abilities Australia

12.15pm Hotel Pantelone – The Musical

12.35pm BellaDiva

1.40pm Hotel Pantelone – The Musical

2.00pm BellaDiva

TUESDAY 15 Oct 12–3pm

12.00pm Inside Outside Dance Ensemble

12.30pm Hotel Pantelone – The Musical

12.50pm Laura Frank

2.20pm Hotel Pantelone – The Musical

2.40pm Inside Outside Dance Ensemble

WEDNESDAY 16 Oct 12–3pm

12.00pm Gathering: Joe Geia

1.30pm Brisbane City Gospel Choir

THURSDAY 17 Oct 12–3pm

12.00pm Gathering: Chris Tamwoy

1.30pm Kooralbyn

FRIDAY 18 Oct 1–7.30pm

1.00pm Hope D

2.30pm The Outsiders

3.15pm The Sunshine Troupe

4.15pm East of West

6.15pm Singing Social