In 2020, the Black Lives Matter movement leapt out of the United States and proliferated around the globe; Australia was no exception, but our movement has its own unique history and identity.

Indigenous Sovereignty, Police Brutality and State Oppression are at the core of the Blak Activist movements in this country. BLAKTIVISM presents this truth-telling with a powerful line-up of living legends and rising voices of First Nations musical activists in this one-night only special event.

Starring legendary musical activists that have redefined the voice of activism music across decades and to the present day, BLAKTIVISM is a galvanised chorus of an unstoppable movement.

Stand up and join them.

Featuring Bart Willoughby, Tasman Keith, Emma Donovan, Deline Briscoe, Barkaa, Kristal West and more.

Yalanji Artistic Director, Deline Briscoe and Musical Director, Airileke (PNG) create a place where healing, culture, fire, power, truth, beauty, light and shade are given space.

7pm: Healing Ceremony 
7:30pm: Sorong Samarai
8:30pm: Interval
8:50pm: BLAKTIVISM

  • WARNING:

    This event may contain some coarse language.

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    QPAC is operating at 100% capacity. Masks are strongly recommended for all patrons in our foyers and theatres. Please bring your own mask with you. Find out more

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Presented by QPAC and Gaba Musik Present as part of QPAC's Clancestry – A Celebration of Country 2022



Pricing Guide

Admission Adult $45 Concession^ $35 Groups of 4+^^ $35 per person

^Pensioners, Senior Card Holders & Full-Time Students

^^Must purchase 4 tickets or more in one transaction.

A transaction fee of $7.20 applies per transaction. Selected ticket delivery methods may incur an additional charge. The minimum price listed may be available for selected performances only. Please see the event calendar when booking for the available date(s) and time(s) of this performance.

Image credit: Tiffany Garvey


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