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CAN presents Ngala Daa-Waangkiny an intimate Aboriginal poetry performance, alongside poetry and art installations, bringing voices from across Noongar country together at the State Theatre Centre of WA to celebrate NAIDOC week 2019


Powerful poetry performances featuring Alf Taylor, Jillian Moody and Daniel Hansen, and open mic readings from former CAN poetry project participants. Following the show, join us for afternoon tea amongst Djinda Falcon’s flock of woven birds and poetry installations. Enjoy CAN’s Bilya Kep Waangkiny Noongar poetry performance on film, and grab a copy of ‘A Banksia is Lit’ poetry zine.

Visit the State Theatre Centre across NAIDOC week to explore Noongar poetry and art installations inside and out of the building, including outdoor night projections featuring brilliant woven bird artworks.

Poetry performance:
Monday 8 July, 1pm – 2.30pm
Heath Ledger Theatre, State Theatre Centre of WA
FREE | Bookings essential

Poetry & art installations:
Monday 8 July – Sunday 14 July
State Theatre Centre and Yagan Square
Open 10am – 4pm, FREE

Supported by: State Theatre Centre of WA, Australia Council for the Arts, Department of Local Government, Sport and Cultural Industries, Lotterywest, Djinda Falcons, Westerly, Magabala Books

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