Bring a taste of the Orient to your next event with Allegro's Asian-themed artists! Be mesmerised by the Chinese mu lan fan and sword dancing, listen to the unique sounds of the Balinese gamalan, or add a touch of island magic to the night with our Polynesian dancers! Whatever you choose, Allegro will have you turning Japanese in no time!
The immaculate geisha girl and her brave samurai warrior command attention with regal elegance while encapsulating the impeccable beauty and honour of the orient. Dressed in exquisite kimonos while on two-foot stilts this stunningly dramatic and visually awe-inspiring duo entertain the crowd from above to bring an aura of majesty to any event.
The Adelaide Chinese Lion Dance is known for its entertaining & exciting performances & Kung Fu demonstrations. Usually performed around the Chinese New Year period, the troupe often performs at restaurants, schools, cultural organisations, clubs and businesses. The lion dance originated in China over a thousand years ago. The lion is traditionally regarded as a guardian creature. There are different variations of the lion dance in other Asian cultures, with each region possessing their own styles.
The Balinese Dancers perform a beautiful, traditional style of Balinese dance. They can also perform on the Balinese Gamelan. A gamelan is a traditional musical ensemble from Indonesia, typically from the islands of Java and Bali, featuring a variety of instruments such as metallophones, xylophones, kendang (drums) and gongs; bamboo flutes, bowed and plucked strings. Vocalists may also be included. For most Indonesians, gamelan music is an integral part of Indonesian culture. The Balinese Dancers are a fantastic choice of entertainment for any cultural, traditional or internationally themed event. They are also available for opening/welcoming ceremonies.
Bollywood Brilliance offers professional dance performances that are colourful, vibrant, and accompanied with an interactive workshop session which involving your guests by teaching them some Bollywood dance steps to fun "filmi" tunes. A truly unique cultural way to bring a taste of India to your next event!
The Canberra Lion Dance troupe has been training since 2007 and have performed all over the ACT. The performers aim to carry on the tradition of lion dancing that has existed for many thousands of years. They strive to spread the word of this ancient culture through performances, workshops and education. Having strong relationships with the ACT Chinese Australian Association, the Federation of Chinese Associations of the ACT, the Canberra Multicultural Forum and the Office of Multicultural Affairs, these talented performers are perfect for any cultural celebration.
Established in 1982, the Chao Feng Chinese Orchestra is an independent, non-profit organisation with the aim of promoting traditional Chinese culture and music to a broad audience. The Orchestra is the largest and longest-running Chinese Orchestra in Australia and has become a focal point for the development of Chinese music in Australia. Over the years the orchestra, which consists of over 30 members, has participated in many multi-cultural events including performances at Hong Kong City Concert Hall, the Victorian Concert Hall in Singapore and performances with orchestras from around the world.
Two 3-metre strings of Chinese fire crackers will explode, signalling the dramatic arrival of two Chinese Lions. Their arrival will be accompanied by a fury of percussion (Chinese drums, gongs and cymbals). Each lion is teased and enticed around by a Buddha. This spectacular performance will take place for up to 20 minutes.
Victoria, New South Wales
Mu Lan Quan healing system is a commonly practiced recreational exercise in China which is comprised of a series of disciplines including Mu Lan Chi Gong, Mu Lan Quan, Mu Lan fan and Mu Lan sword. These highly popular art forms have held long lasting interest of different age groups, which indicates the discipline's visual attraction, display and its effectiveness.
As an Indian/Bollywood and Western Events DJ, MC, Dhol Drummer, Actor and Producer; there is little DJ Richi cannot do. He is a talented entertainer based in Melbourne, but available to perform anywhere in Australia; and bring his unique DJ skills; incorporating Indian, British, Australian and Sikh culture into any event or function.