Brisbane Festival is one of Australia’s leading international arts festivals, which again this year takes over Brisbane city with an enviable program of dance, film, theatre, music, comedy, entertainment and so much more.
This year will see eight productions from the Asia-Pacific countries of Singapore, China, Indonesia and South Korea. Of these productions, five are Australian premieres. In this interview Asian Pop Radio's Jay John chats to David Berthold, Artistic Director of the Brisbane Festival to hear more about the festival line up and what Brisbane audiences can expect.
Below: Interview with David Berthold
Further down: Interview with Charlie Lim
Listen to the above podcast with Jay John as he asks David whats on offer at this years event, how the programme is different to that of other capital city arts festivals and they discuss which Asian acts contribute to this years line up. Below, listen to Asian Pop Radio' s interview with Singaporean musician Charlie Lim as he prepares for his Brisbane Festival performance later this month.
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Written by: Donny Tan