Program Category: Live Music & Arts

What happens when you bring 180 of the world’s leading authors, artists, thinkers and performers together in one place? A powerful live music and arts program showcasing local and international talent.


Live Music & Arts | Women of Words Poetry Slam

23 Oct 2019 20:00 / /

For the annual Women of Words Poetry Slam we’re looking for powerful poems exploring feminist karma. Bahasa Indonesia, English, free verse or rhyme – raise your voice and find strength …

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Live Music & Arts | Piknik Puisi dan Ekspresi – Thursday

24 Oct 2019 17:00 / /

As the sun sets, head to Taman Puisi for an hour devoted to your own writing and expression. Piknik Puisi dan Ekspresi (Poetry and Expression Picnic) is open to all …

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Live Music & Arts | Swami Vivekananda Cultural Centre Dancers

24 Oct 2019 18:30 / /

Radiant textiles, gleaming jewelry, and a beat that’s impossible to resist – this is why Indian dancing never fails to entertain. On the evening of the second day of UWRF, …

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Live Music & Arts | Moving Poetry

24 Oct 2019 19:00 / /

Grab a chair and settle in as Festival poets bring their work to life. From the page to the stage, poetry is always a fundamental part of UWRF, so join …

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Live Music & Arts | PechaKucha

24 Oct 2019 19:30 /

Global performance phenomenon PechaKucha – now in more than 1,000 cities – sees Festival artists present 20 images for 20 seconds each. With dozens of daring ideas set to bubble …

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Live Music & Arts | Piknik Puisi dan Ekspresi – Friday

25 Oct 2019 17:00 / /

As the sun sets, head to Taman Puisi for an hour devoted to your own writing and expression. Piknik Puisi dan Ekspresi (Poetry and Expression Picnic) is open to all …

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Live Music & Arts | Simi’s Circus

25 Oct 2019 19:00 / /

Roll up, roll up! An emerging author, Simi Genziuk has spent 20 years performing as a trapeze artist with traditional circuses around Australia and with contemporary circuses around the world. …

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Live Music & Arts | Poetry Slam

25 Oct 2019 20:00 / /

Get prepared to get loud: live literature hits the stage for the annual UWRF Poetry Slam, one of the Festival’s most sizzling events. From global poets to local sensations, who …

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Live Music & Arts | Piknik Puisi dan Ekspresi – Saturday

26 Oct 2019 17:00 / /

As the sun sets, head to Taman Puisi for an hour devoted to your own writing and expression. Piknik Puisi dan Ekspresi (Poetry and Expression Picnic) is open to all …

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Live Music & Arts | Poétique Ensemble

26 Oct 2019 19:00 / /

Matthias Gault grafted a cello string onto his viola and taps his instrument like a drum. Ayouba Ali’s voice leads us to the crossroads of classical, pop and world music. …

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Live Music & Arts | [untitled]

26 Oct 2019 21:00 / /

Join host Maeve Marsden for an evening of tales from the margins, stories of pride, prejudice and finding community through a shared experience of difference. Maeve’s award-winning storytelling event sells …

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Live Music & Arts | Moe Clark: Poetic Transformation

26 Oct 2019 21:15 / /

Métis performing artist Moe Clark draws from multilingual lyricism to create meaning rooted in personal legacy. Join the looping pedal mistress, spoken word poet and nomadic songbird for a magical …

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Live Music & Arts | Closing Night Party

27 Oct 2019 19:00 /

The final night of the Festival is a glorious evening with Festival friends old and new. Come and meet the team behind UWRF, then join us on the dancefloor for …

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