By Ghenoa Gela
Ghenoa Gela – little sister, daughter, granddaughter, comic, teacher, fighter, gold medallist, air guitarist, charmer, TV star, Torres Strait mainlander, walking political statement – has made a show.
My Urrwai is a revealing reflection on and celebration of cultural and familial inheritance, and an unflinching comment on race relations in Australia.
A Belvoir and Performing Lines co-production, presented in association with ILBIJERRI Theatre Company and Sydney Festival.’
Creator/Performer Ghenoa Gela
Director Rachael Maza
Dramaturg & Movement Consultan Kate Champion
Composer Ania Reynolds
Lighting Designer Niklas Pajanti
Set & Costume Designer Michael Hankin
Co-produced by Belvoir & Performing Lines