Invigorate and energise your soul at the Bega Big Groove
Saturday 25 August 2018, 7pm, Bega Valley Commemorative Centre
Experience an explosive, high energy, funky night of earthy music, drum and dance featuring some of the Bega Valley’s most talented and dedicated community dance groups performing with Stonewave Taiko alongside an all-star cast of guest musicians.
On Saturday 25 August, over 50 performers, musicians and dancers will be bringing you an evening of ground-breaking collaborations of rhythm and movement. A night of multicultural global fusion – east, west and all that is best in our community including Bollywood Bhangra, Afro-pop, Hip Hop, Spanish, Classic Pop, West African, and Japanese.
The line-up bringing you the deepest, fattest, funkiest grooves includes; Ben Fowler, Robyn Martin, Dan Scollay, David Dixon, YuNiOn, Bembakan, Stonewave Taiko, Far South Flamenco, ‘Flip the Script’ Crew, Bega Valley Cathys, Rhythm Takes Flight, Bega Zumba with Trish, the Stonewave Taiko Matsuri Dancers and special guests.
Bring your dancing shoes! Join in the fun as professional dance instructors guide the audience en masse in Japanese Matsuri Dancing, West African Dance and Zumba. Then, dance your heart out to the fat and funky sounds of The Bega Big Groove Band, a humongous funky powerhouse Afro Pop orchestra featuring Stonewave Taiko, Bembakan and special guests.
The music event of the winter calendar! All ages welcome. The Civic Centre will run a bar and food vendors will be on hand to keep you fuelled for dancing before the event and throughout the evening.
This whirling tumult of rhythm and movement is directed by David Hewitt and presented to you by South East Arts and Stonewave Taiko.
Tickets for the Bega Big Groove are $25 / $20 Concession / $65 Family (2+2)
For enquiries: 0413 390 819