MPavilion

MMeets—AsiaTOPA Takeover: Benjamin Law on Torch the Place

Thu 20 Feb 2020, 12.30pm—1.30pm

In partnership with Melbourne Theatre Company.

Join us for this lunchtime talk with Benjamin Law in relation to Torch the Place, focusing on the representation of Asian-Australian characters on stage.

The Asia-Pacific Triennial of Performing Arts—or AsiaTOPA—settles into MPavilion for an action-packed month-long residency from Wednesday 19 February to Sunday 15 March. Each day of the residency, talented and multidisciplinary guests from AsiaTOPA’s international roster of artists will give a lunchtime performance at MPavilion, from 12.30–1.30pm.

AsiaTOPA is a joint initiative of the Sidney Myer Fund and Arts Centre Melbourne with support from the Australian and Victorian governments.With major seed funding from the Sidney Myer Fund, Arts Centre Melbourne has initiated a landmark collaboration with Melbourne’s community of culture makers and national arts leaders to introduce powerful new voices from Asia to our stages. AsiaTOPA takes place from January to March 2020.

Event starts
Thursday 20 February, 2020
Event ends
Thursday 20 February, 2020
Venue
MPavilion
Venue Address
Queen Victoria Gardens, St Kilda Rd
Location

Melbourne ,

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Category
Performances & Gigs