NRL fever comes to Malak

Darwin Community Arts in collaboration with our community stakeholders and local sponsors is proud to host a visit from the Ambassadors of the Parramatta Eels on Wednesday the 6th of August, 2014 from 3.30-5.30pm at the Malak (Holzerland) Park opposite the Malak Shopping Centre. This event will include a host of great activities for local young people that live in the Malak Community. More info in attached media release.

Culture & Film Night Fundraiser for Children in Nepal

The Duke of Edinburgh's Award NT in partnership with The Australian Himalayan Foundation (AHF) & The Nepalese Association of the NT (NANT) presents a fantastic cultural delight in support of Nepalese children, on Wednesday August 13, 6:30pm at the Deckchair Cinema. The feature movie "Sir Edmund Hillary - Beyond Everest" is by award-winning documentary maker & Australia's first ever Duke of Ed Gold Awardee, Michael Dillon AM. The film is on the life of Sir Edmund Hillary, a 20th century explorer and mountaineer who rose to fame as the first man to reach the peak of Mt.

Human Rights Arts and Film Festival

Human Rights Arts and Film Festival will be presenting the best films and artwork from around the world in Darwin at Deckchair Cinema on Friday and Saturday 16 - 17 August 2014. For more info, check out the attachment and festival's website.

CemeNTstars looking for participants

Darwin Community Arts' community theatre project, CemeNTstars, offers FREE performance/acting workshops for young adults with disability. We are currently looking for new members to take part in our annual production which will be staged during Disability Awareness week.

What: CemeNTstars
When: Tuesdays 5.00-6.30pm
Where: Chambers Crescent Theatre, Malak Shopping Centre, Malak. 

Participate in workshops and Darwin Festival performances with Indonesian artists and Snuff Puppets

Darwin Festival in collaboration with Darwin Community Arts present Wedhus Gembel. A spectacular cross-cultural collaboration between Snuff Puppets and artists from Yogyakarta (Indonesia) that you can be also part of. We are calling all budding performers or just those interested in having lots of fun!

Playback Theatre show about homelessness

CemeNTworx, DCA's Community Theatre Program, and NT Shelter, the peak NT non-government housing and homelessness advocacy body, present Playback Theatre show "HOMELESSNESS: We can’t afford to ignore it!" as a part of Homeless Persons' Week activities.

Playback Theatre is a collaborative performance in which audience members provide the script by sharing moments and stories from their own lives. These are played back by the actors and a musician. Playback is personal, poignant and community building.

August Community Dinner to celebrate Seniors

As you might know, the monthly gathering Community Dinners are dedicated to a specific theme each month. We are pleased to announce that the August dinner will celebrate our Seniors. DCA successfully applied for $1,700 grant from Senior Month Grants Program managed by the Office of Senior Territorians.

CemeNTstars off to work on new theatre production

DCA's Community Theatre Program, CemeNTworx, is pleased to secure a funding for a new theatre production. CemeNTstars (theatre group of young people with disabilities) will start rehearsing for their show which is planned to be staged in September 2014. Big thanks to the Cavenagh Theatre Trust, which granted $5,000 towards the production costs.

Malak Online TV

Malak Online TV will feature stories about Malak and nearby neighbourhoods in the Northern Suburbs of Darwin and Northern Territory. It specifically reports on activities of the Malak Community Arts and Media Centre (MCAMC), based at Malak Shopping Centre. 

Community organisations are encouraged to provide their current events video to be included in the fortnightly news update “Around Northern Territory” segment.

Multicultural Film Festival 2014

This is multicultural communities film festival where all communities will be provided an opportunity to screen their movies and share cultural diversity among the Top End community. Please see an Expression of Interest on-line form.



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