Asian Australian talents in the spotlight: sneak peek at OzAsia 2021

An enticing mix of music, comedy, theatre has been revealed alongside a new writing and ideas program at the celebrated Adelaide festival.

Bringing together an ambitious ensemble of artistic talent from Australia and Asia, Adelaide Festival Centre’s annual OzAsia Festival will feature an extensive program of theatre, dance, music, literature and cultural events, and help mark Australia’s transition into a celebratory spring.

Scheduled to open on 21 October, this year’s OzAsia Festival is the first full-scale program programmed by new Artistic Director Annette Shun Wah, a writer, broadcaster, actor, producer and theatre-maker who was appointed to the role in May 2020.

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Celina Lei is an arts writer and editor at ArtsHub. She acquired her M.A in Art, Law and Business in New York with a B.A. in Art History and Philosophy from the University of Melbourne. She has previously worked across global art hubs in Beijing, Hong Kong and New York in both the commercial art sector and art criticism. She took part in drafting NAVA’s revised Code of Practice - Art Fairs and was the project manager of ArtsHub’s diverse writers initiative, Amplify Collective. Celina is based in Naarm/Melbourne. Instagram @lleizy_