Tag: City of Parramatta

The Dreaming Damsel

An unique multicultural multi art event, the Dreaming Damsel is a part of the Anywhere Festival Parramatta that runs from the 8 May 2015 to 17 May 2015. Partnered by the Parramatta & District Historical Society and Parramatta City Council. Enjoy a stroll into…

Chindian Diaries

As part of Parramasala 2014 (17-19 October, Parramatta), over 250 people had encountered a beautiful and intimate exhibition of a community and culture they may have never heard of; The Chindians. Some of you might be familiar with coinages like…

Padmabhushan Sir CV Chandrasekhar

Parramasala 2014 Padmabhushan CV Chandrasekhar brought to Australia by his students Suresh and Shobana of Samarpana School of Dance presented his creation – ‘the Splendour of Creation’ at Lennox Theatre as part of Parramasala Festival 2014 was presided by the Master of Ceremonies…

Interview with Festival Director Philip Rolfe

Sydney is today a melting pot of cultures, languages, traditions and Parramatta is no different. Three years of Parramasala has provided focus to the diaspora of  South Asian cultures that inhabit the Parramatta region, especially from the Indian subcontinent. The Festival…

Parramasala 2012

  Parramasala 2012 was launched today to the sounds of dholak beats at the Parramatta City Town Hall bringing with it the message that the Arts can surpass differences and boundaries, express unity in diversity. Indeed a much needed and…