Albury-Wodonga Dance Exchange | Albury

24 June 2023

TITLE: Albury-Wodonga Dance Exchange | Albury

DATE 1: Saturday 18 March 2023

DATE 2: Saturday 6 May 2023

DATE 3: Saturday 24 June 2023

TIME: 9.45am-2pm

LOCATION: Mirambeena Community Centre, 19 Martha Mews, Lavington NSW 2641

COST: Free

ORGANISER: Albury-Wodonga Dance Exchange


A FREE dance series featuring nine diverse dance cultures over three Saturdays, created by Erica Okamura, made possible in large part through grants from AlburyCity and Murray Arts CASP (Create NSW).
Saturday 18 March 2023 schedule:
9:45 a.m. Welcome
10 a.m. Traditional Aboriginal Dance (Johnny Murray, Dinawan's Connection)
11 a.m. Filipino Dance (Josie Maxwell, Filipino Australian Community Albury Wodonga)
12 p.m. Swing Dance (Greg Meggs, Albury Wodonga Swing Dancers)
1:15 p.m. Special Performance by Bev's Dance Group
Saturday 6 May 2023 schedule:
9:45 a.m. Introductory remarks
10 a.m. Balkan Dance (Erica Okamura, event organiser)
11 a.m. Traditional Rwandan Dance (Kelly Ndayisaba, independent dancer)
12 p.m. Nepali Dance (Lux Khanal, independent dancer)
1:15 p.m. Special Performance by Johnny's Rockers
Saturday 24 June 2023 schedule:
9:45 a.m. Introductory remarks
10 a.m. W. Indian Dance (Nandita Patel, Albury Wodonga Indian Australian Association - AWIAA)
11 a.m. Belly Dance (Sam Moore, Border Bellydance)
12 p.m. Scottish Highland Dance (Deanne Burr & Rachael Boehm, Albury Wodonga Highland Dance)
1:15 p.m. Special Performance by Glorious Kids
1:45 p.m. Celebrating the end of the series with an open dance floor! Anyone can bring their own music on CD or USB drive. No foul lyrics, please. Show how YOU like to dance, and workshop participants can try to follow along!