Turning The Story Around – Kickstart Arts Centre Launch

Hello valued website checkers!
Our neighbours/friends/landlords at Kickstart Arts are having a big party to celebrate the grand opening of their recently renovated arts centre on the 21st and 22nd of August.

Here are some of the things they have planned:

WELCOME CEREMONY- acknowledgement of Aboriginal custodianship of the land with some of Tasmania’s leading Aboriginal performers. Ceremony commemorating the past orphan residents, smoking ceremony and healing the spirit of place.

SCULPTURE SLAM – creative mayhem with 12 teams of sculpture warriors battling it out for the Ultimate Prize

CHUPACABRA – lusty Latin tunes from local wonders

SEBLE GIRMA – Ethiopian diva sings BREAKING and MKONO KWA MKONO with Don Bate, Michael Fortescue, Lawrence Big Money Gino & Max Bladel

SECOND ECHO – in the Story Room

THE BEST OF THE HAPPINESS FILMS – Short films about Happiness from all over the island. What more could you want?



Food and drinks available

community@kickstart.org.au or 03 62280611 Mon – Thurs 9:30 – 2:30

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