Monday 27 June – Friday 1 July 2022 | Kirwan, QLD | Nyawaygi Country
Access Arts is proud to be partnering with Cootharinga to present MERRY-GO-ROUND.
Led by world class Queensland artists from Casus Creations and Dancenorth, and Townsville’s very own Circus Pandemonium, MERRY-GO-ROUND has been developed with funding from Arts Queensland. The program is a four-day dance and circus workshop open to people with a disability aged 18 and over.
Over the four days participants will explore dance and circus skills, ending with a showing at The May Wirth as part of the North Australian Festival of Arts (NAFA).
When: Monday 27 June – Thursday 30 June
10:00AM – 4:00PM daily
Where: Northreach Baptist Centre, 38 Canterbury Road, Kirwan, QLD
What to bring: A water bottle, comfortable clothing, lunch/snacks
When: Friday 1 July
3.30 pm practice run
5.30 pm show starts
Where: The May Wirth, Jezzine Barracks, 19 Isley Street, North Ward, QLD
What to bring: A black shirt for the showing
Accessibility: Fully accessible venue. Accessible parking on Mitchell St. Accessible drop-off and pick-up point for participants is on Mitchell Street near Entrance #2
If you require an accessible seat or assistance for the Friday 1 June Showing, please ensure you email the team at email@example.com after you have purchased your tickets.
To be eligible you must be:
MERRY-GO-ROUND is presented by Cootharinga in partnership with Access Arts. Led by world class Queensland artists from Casus Creations and Dancenorth, and Townsville’s very own Circus Pandemonium.
This program is supported by the Queensland Government through Arts Queensland.