OzAsia Festival 2019
Next Occurrence : 17 Oct 2019
OzAsia Festival is Australia’s leading international arts festival engaging with Asia.
Held over 18 days this spring, the annual OzAsia Festival program presents the very best in contemporary dance, theatre, music, visual art, film, literature, food, family events, workshops, talks, and more from across Asia today.
The expansive and innovative program attracts critical acclaim and praise annually, and is expected to attract 190,000 people over the duration of the festival.
Artistic Director Joseph Mitchell is thrilled to present our 2019 program: “With our most expansive and diverse program to date, OzAsia Festival continues to lead the way as Australia’s major arts festival engaging with Asia. This year’s program showcases the breadth of boundary pushing contemporary arts from across Asia as well as explores Australia-Asia collaboration. There is something for everyone in this year’s program across both free and ticketed events."
Featuring a record 60 unique events, OzAsia's largest ever program includes:
6 world premieres
20 Australian premieres
22 events exclusive to Adelaide
55 talk events
8 major visual arts exhibitions
251 scheduled performances
35,000 attendance annual Moon Lantern Parade
75,000 attendance Lucky Dumpling Market
1,000 lantern bearers