Territory Stories

Fifteen skilled Aboriginal dancers

Details:

Title

Fifteen skilled Aboriginal dancers

Photo number

PH0095/0013

Collection

Northern Territory Government Photographer Collection.; PictureNT; PictureNT

Date

1970

Location

Japan

Description

Fifteen skilled Aboriginal dancers chosen from widely scattered parts of the NT perform age-old tribal dances before a Japanese audience on the Festival Plaza at Expo 1970. The dancing troupe, performing for the first time outside Australia, attracted extensive publicity in the Japanese press and television, and fascinated Expo audiences.

Notes

Date:197?

Subject

dancing; Aboriginal peoples (Australians); corroborees

Use

Attribution International 4.0 (CC BY 4.0)

Copyright owner

Library & Archives NT

License

https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/

Parent handle

https://hdl.handle.net/10070/9223

Citation address

https://hdl.handle.net/10070/9223

Related items

https://hdl.handle.net/10070/729766


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