BlakDance is the national peak body for Indigenous Dance in Australia. Our membership features independent choreographers and community practitioners.

For over a decade, BlakDance has consistently delivered generative and transformative sector events and has contributed significantly to the development of the small to medium Indigenous dance sector.

 

BlakDance at APAM

(Electric Fields, image by Bryony Jackson)   

(Electric Fields, image by Bryony Jackson) 

 

The Original Peoples' Party

Heaving dance floors and participatory live art brought to you by a smashing selection of artists from around the world. Expect live music, political improv, drag, queer flamboyance, subversive beats and a whole load of talent. APAM 2018 provides the perfect backdrop for this First Nations Tuesday night takeover curated by Jacob Boehme of YIRRAMBOI Festival, produced by Angela Flynn and Kukuni Arts and supported by the Tri-Nations Curatorial Advisory group.

Come adorned in your finest and soak up the radiance with work from Australia, Aotearoa, Canada and Taiwan First Nations artists who’ll have you out on the dance floor all night. Open to  the general public.

Co-hosted with Creative New Zealand and Canada Council for the Arts.
FREE EVENT      More Info on FACEBOOK HERE

TOPP BOOKLET OF ARTIST WORK HERE


National indigenous dance forum 2017 (NIDF)


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Breaking News! Arts Queensland have announced a $6.5million over four years regional arts fund that puts First Peoples First!

Breaking News! Arts Queensland have announced a $6.5million over four years regional arts fund that puts First Peoples First!

Jacob Boehme - Keynote address at APAM 2018

Jacob Boehme - Keynote address at APAM 2018

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