This weekend will celebrate Reconciliation Week with South Australian based First Nations artist Nancy Bates Trio joined by Annie Siegmann and Ryan Martin John, with a Kaurna ‘Welcome to Country’ by Mickey O’Brien.
Chairperson of Magabala Books, retired schoolteacher and current home schooler of her three grandchildren, Edie Wright’s suggestions celebrate the talent and diversity of First Nations voices and introduces young readers to a range of cultures, languages and traditions from across Australia.
These interactive live-streamed events will teach young stargazers (as well as curious kids stuck at home) all about the universe as Lisa reads from her children’s book Under the Stars: Astrophysics for Bedtime and answers kid’s questions.
Artists of all genres are being encouraged to register video content as a Fringe event, in an impressive online pilot platform called Adelaide FringeVIEW.
The Adelaide Central Market has launched a pre-order and collect drive-through service that will supplement a range of purchase options being offered by a number of traders, including home delivery, in-store takeaway and pre-orders by email and phone, so customers can shop their essentials during COVID-19.
Street Science has committed to run classes through the school holidays and will be offering new programs in time for next term’s school calendar.
As restaurants and cafes adapt to new restrictions to ensure the safety and wellbeing of their customers and the community, many \have introduced new solutions, including takeaway and delivery, to allow you to enjoy your favourite restaurants from your dining table.
The Umbrella Festival (previously set to open on 17th July) will be rescheduled to Friday 18 September – Sunday 4 October 2020, with the launch date and release of the Printed Program to be Wednesday 22 July, published by our partner Scenestr.
Homelessness is a far more complicated issue than ‘poverty’ and the associated range of causes need to be understood before they can each be addressed. It may not be achievable to structure a society so that there is no homelessness, but rather a realistic goal might be to ensure that there are plenty of ways out of homelessness.
During the Media Call we spoke to several international WOMAD artists, that included B. Dance, Orquestra Akokan, and Brian Goldsmith. We also had a chance to take some photos of the artists.