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Te Rua Mauri

Experience the expressive dance styles of traditional Maori culture.

On the Forecourt

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Experience the internationally reknowned traditional New Zealand dancers Te Rua Mauri in their powerful expression of Maori music, spirit and culture at Homeground 2017.

Each of the members of Te Rua Mauri have walked their own cultural paths and have a wealth of life experience in connecting with other indigenous nations. This is achieved through sharing in the universal languages from arts and crafts to expressional dance. All have been immersed in Maori culture and have represented their people nationally and internationally.

Presented by the Sydney Opera House.



For thousands of years, the land that Sydney Opera House is built on was a gathering place for the Gadigal people who danced and sang here.

Homeground continues the rich history of this site, formerly known as Tubowgule, by bringing the very best First Nations artists from around the world to the Opera House Forecourt for two free days of music, dance, workshops and markets.

Celebrate the power of contemporary artists and ancient customs under the sun and stars at Homeground 2017.

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