INNER WEST HUB

4 events, 4 nights, many cultures

Ashfield Town Hall

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sacred music of china
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woman's gathering: reflections on the sacred

Thursday 6 - Sunday 9 September
Ashfield Town hall

 

Inner West Hub

Thur 6 to Sun 9 Sept – Ashfield Town Hall and Surrounds

Sydney Sacred Music Festival and Inner West Council’s Edge Festival partner to present 4 days of sacred art and music. This launch event will feature the cross-cultural, hip-hop and world music fusion of Worlds Collide to projections, ceremonies and more.

Experience local stories in the lanes and buildings with sound and art installations, pop-up performances, sartorial fashion innovations; and enjoy Greek sweets and coffee with Kafé as Poume in the foyer.

www.innerwest.nsw.gov.au/edge

Thursday 6 Launch, 5pm 

Join us at Ashfield Town Centre on Thursday 6 September, 5pm - 8pm, for a FREE community launch when cutting edge innovation fuses with vibrant traditions.

Celebrate with 70 local artists, musicians and performers working with diverse communities.

Launch Program

  • 'Worlds Collide' multicultural musicians and culturally diverse dancers
     
  • Art e Connect fashionistas light up ethnic costumes and ball gowns;
     
  • Pop up performances by Spark Youth Theatre Say Something, Do Something and Unspoken Words
     
  • Giant projections of Three Generations by Esem Projects -Stories of journeys and destinations are captured through a mix of archival and contemporary curated stories, photographs and portraits
     
  • Kafe As Poume a Mediterranean inspired Kafeneio serving complimentary Cypriot coffee and Spoon Sweets by  Eleni Christou in Ashfield Council Foyer
     
  • Sacred lanterns and chandeliers by Jyanto Tan working with local Chinese communities
     
  • Folkloric floral motifs by New Moon - artists in residence at Yananda Room -Kim Siew, Amy Mills, Rosell Flatley and Eleni Christou
     
  • Paper chains ceiling – by Michelle Menser and Ashfield Public School
     
  • Secret sounds of Ashfield by Selina Springet and Antonio Bellini working with Spark Youth Theatre

The Festival continues at Ashfield Town Hall...

Friday 7 Sept, 7pm -     Sacred Music of China

Saturday 8 Sept, 7pm - The Love of a Mystic - Sacred Rituals from the Balkans

Sunday 9 Sept, 4pm -   Woman's Gathering: Reflections on the Sacred

 

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FREE CYPRIOT STYLE COFFEE AT EACH EVENt, come early...

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