Our State - South Australia

21/08/2023 - OzAsia Festival 2023 - Adelaide Festival Centre

August 21, 2023 DPC Communications Season 2023 Episode 248
Our State - South Australia
21/08/2023 - OzAsia Festival 2023 - Adelaide Festival Centre
Show Notes

Oz Asia Festival is Australia’s leading contemporary arts festival engaging with Asia and is on at Adelaide Festival Centre October 19 to November 5. 

The 2023 Program for OzAsia Festival was launched on August 17 and tickets are now on sale with programs for people to start making plans to come along to the three-week festival, which includes both free and ticketed events.

In this segment, we hear from Joon-Yee Kwok, the Executive Producer of the OzAsia Festival and with Annette Shun Wah, she works to put the program of events and artists represented at the festival together.  Joon is a Creative Producer and Arts Manager with over 20 years’ experience working in the Arts and Creative Industries. Durkhanai Ayubi, one of the Curators for the Oz Asia program, 'In Other Words'. Durkhanai is an Afghan born writer and restaurateur (Parwana Restaurant). She is a lifelong fellow of the Oxford University based Atlantic Fellowship which seeks to rewrite global social inequities