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Tue 10 July:  Marlene Celebrates NAIDOC FAMILY DAY 2018 @ Blacktown Arts Centre

Tue 10 July: Marlene Celebrates NAIDOC FAMILY DAY 2018 @ Blacktown Arts Centre

Join Marlene and other great A&TSI performers as we celebrate NAIDOC at Blacktown Showgrounds in the July school holidays! NAIDOC is a special event in Blacktown, which is home to the largest urban Aboriginal population in Australia. It is a day of music, and ...

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June 14th, 2018

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Fri 6 July: MARLOO’S BLUES @ Melbourne Recital Centre – Part of series Yinga-bul

Fri 6 July: MARLOO’S BLUES @ Melbourne Recital Centre – Part of series Yinga-bul

Marlene Cummins presents a biographical journey through her music with songs and lyrics inspired by a myriad of political, social and personal experiences. With a mixture of original and traditional blues numbers, the centrepiece is the stirring epic blues anthem Koori ...

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June 14th, 2018

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MARLENE’S PAINTINGS Showing @ Boomalli Gallery until 15 July 2018

MARLENE’S PAINTINGS Showing @ Boomalli Gallery until 15 July 2018

Boomalli Gallery’s Women’s exhibition “Born into Existence” is about Aboriginal Women in the Arts and from our communities. Born into Existence pays tribute to the strength and resistance of Aboriginal Women in Australia. Marlene is exhibiting portraits of women who ...

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June 14th, 2018

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BLACK PANTHER WOMAN @ The Vision Splendid Film Festival, 29 June – 7 July 2018

BLACK PANTHER WOMAN @ The Vision Splendid Film Festival, 29 June – 7 July 2018

In January 1972, an Australian Black Panther Party was formed in the police state of Brisbane, Australia. This is a story told in the words of Marlene Cummins, a woman who experienced the best and worst of the short lived and controversial Black Panther movement. Inspired by

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June 14th, 2018

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May 6 – An Afternoon Yarn + Music with Aunty Marlene Cummins

May 6 – An Afternoon Yarn + Music with Aunty Marlene Cummins

Sunday, 6th May at 3.30pm – 4.30pm in the Theatre Room. ‘A Weekend In Redfern’ is a two day event including workshops in art, dance, weaving, virtual reality and much more facilitated by local and Sydney Aboriginal artists and experts throughout the day ...

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May 1st, 2018

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April 6 – KLUB KOORI presents ELDERS NIGHT hosted by MC Marlene Cummins

April 6 – KLUB KOORI presents ELDERS NIGHT hosted by MC Marlene Cummins

FRIDAY 6 APRIL – THIS EVENT HAS SOLD OUT! If you were lucky enough to get tickets, Marlene will be your host for the night and is looking forward to welcoming Redfern Dance Co, Sharnee Fenwick and the legendary Vic Simms to the stage.

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March 28th, 2018

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MARLOO AT BLUESFEST 2018 for KOORI RADIO 93.7FM

MARLOO AT BLUESFEST 2018 for KOORI RADIO 93.7FM

Marlene is at Byron Bay Bluesfest this year catching up with the who’s who of the blues. So all you Marloo’s Bluesettes listeners are in for a treat in the next few weeks. Her shows will be full of yarns and surprises from some of the world’s best.

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March 27th, 2018

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MARLOO’S BLUES LIVE BASH @the BASEMENT THU 23 APRIL

MARLOO’S BLUES LIVE BASH @the BASEMENT THU 23 APRIL

If you love the blues as much as I dooz, you won’t want to miss Marloo’s Blues Bash at the Basement on Thursday 23rd April! Join Marlene Cummins and her Blues Experience Band as she takes you on a journey with her unique Koori woman blues belting style. Let the ...

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April 17th, 2015

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FIFO FESTIVAL SCREENING – BLACK PANTHER WOMAN

FIFO FESTIVAL SCREENING – BLACK PANTHER WOMAN

Black Panther Woman, the Rachel Perkins directed documentary about Marlene Cummins time as a member of the Australian Black Panther Party has been selected to screen as part of FIFO, the South Pacific festival held in TAHITI. More details can be found on their website at ...

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January 19th, 2015

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PICKING UP ON MARLENE CUMMINS’ KOORI WOMAN BLUES

PICKING UP ON MARLENE CUMMINS’ KOORI WOMAN BLUES

Blues fans around the country are picking up on Marlene Cummins’ fierce debut blues album, Koori Woman Blues.  In the Northern Territory Jennifer Budukpuduk Gaykamangu, who plays Charlie’s wife in Rolf de Heer’s acclaimed film, Charlie’s Country holds

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August 13th, 2014

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