Nandhu | Terrain

  • 07 May 2020
  • Kati Thanda-Lake Eyre

Nandhu (pronounced Naan-du) means ‘to be close’ in Wiradjuri language.

Nandhu takes you on a journey through some of our most iconic productions through interviews, articles, and behind-the-scenes video content.

This Nandhu focusses on Frances Rings’ 2012 work Terrain, a powerful and stirring production about the timelessness of Kati Thanda-Lake Eyre and the Arabunna people’s relationship with this sacred site.

Frances Rings

Artistic Director

Frances Rings joined Bangarra in 1993, and in 2002, made her choreographic debut with the company with the critically-acclaimed Rations. Frances has gone on to create many more award-winning works for the company and was appointed to the position of Associate Artistic Director in 2019. In December 2021, Rings was announced as the next Artistic Director of the company, after Stephen Page steps down from the role in 2023 after 32 years.

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