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Dubboo — life of a songman

Dubboo — life of a songman celebrates the incredible artist, Roy David Page. Featuring a notable cast of David’s collaborators, including acclaimed Indigenous artists Archie Roach, Ursula Yovich and Djakapurra Munyarryun, this one-off celebration is a heartfelt response to his lasting creative legacy and music.

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About

David Page was the musical heartbeat of Bangarra Dance Theatre. In 27 original scores for the company, he reinvented the art of the soundtrack to encompass traditional language, song and instruments with the sounds of electronica, hip-hop, classical and the natural world.

This production features the First Nations' languages Sydney Language (Dharag) and Yolngu Matha (North East Arnhem Land).


Sections of Dubboo - life of a songman

ACT 1

DUBBOO: Songman

  • REFLECTION
  • SACRED
  • BROLGA (Corroboree 2001)
  • LUST
  • GUTTING (Fish 1997)
  • ALCOHOL (Skin/Spear 2000)
  • BROTHER (Skin/Spear 20000
  • SMALL CHILD (Skin/Spear 2000)
  • UNTITLED (Skin/Spear 2000)
  • WHEN (Ninni 1994)
  • FEATHER (Bush 2003)
  • WHITE OCHRE DREAMING (Ochres 1994)
  • CLEANSING

ACT 2

DUBBOO: Showman

  • FLOOR SHOW STORYTELLER
  • FLOOR SHOW HOSTS
  • FLOOR SHOW CAST

Duration: 90 Minutes

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Credits

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Touring

Premiere Season: Carriageworks | 2018
Dubboo - life of a songman Program 2018

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Cast

Premiere Season: Carriageworks | 2018 | Guest Artists
Dubboo - life of a songman Cast Sheet 2018