In a world where we are forgetting our Ancestors, forgetting where we have come from. We take a journey to ReAwaken the gifts from Havaiki that once saw us as Fearless Explorers , Navigators of the seas and Discoverers of new worlds . Presented to you by PICAA Inc, This New and Exciting Pacific Musical, ReHavaiki, takes a look at what our Pacific culture means to us as people living away from the Motherland. This musical is filled to the brim with Pacific talent from all over Melbourne and is sure to set you humming and bopping all the way home.
Director: Asalemo Tofete
Producer: Pacific Island Creative Arts Australia Inc. & Multicultural Arts Victoria
Composer: Rita Seumanutafa
A musical that highlights the search for ‘belonging’ within the Pacific Island community of Australia, giving hope and encouragement to those who are navigating their own cultural identities within their families, churches and community groups. The musical will showcase actors, musicians and dancers from the Melbourne Pacific Island community, including craftsmen and costume designers. Performers include: Pasefika Vitoria Choir and PICAA SKOOL Performing Arts students.
Date: Friday 2 June, 2017
Location: South Melbourne Town Hall