Simply Poetry

From Far And Wide

Celebrating the Arts

as artistes gather

together

bringing dance, music, drama

in this creative

festival

~

Indigenous group

Aboriginal

the haunting

sounds of the

didgeridoo echoing

their tribal dance.

~

Street opera

soprano, tenor

Japanese interpretation

Romeo and Juliet

ethnic setting

duet song and dance

contemporary concept.

~

Puppetry

clever manipulation

“wayang kulit”

shadow play

Malaysian artistes

Cultural story-telling

~

Modern comedy drama

young people

Actors studio

performing

experimental theatre

three act play

“Bitter Sweet”

~

The creative arts

in performing or expressive

art shows

poetry readings

ballet dancing

continue to impress

boundless creativity

breaking cultural barriers

for living arts!

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Comments on: "From Far And Wide" (15)

  1. Sounds wonderful Iris. 😃
    Great write.

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    • Yes, this festival of arts in the international context really expresses cultural arts in perspective. It’s an interesting and contemporary concept. A great and inspiring experience! Thanks, Alan. Appreciate your interest and reflection. 🙂

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  2. Lovely! You really brought the street art experience to life. 🙂

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  3. Wonderful. Your poem is like one big celebration. I can feel the joy and energy. 🙂

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  4. This sounds like the perfect festival for me. Wonderful, inspiring writing, I can just feel the creativity!

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  5. We need more festivals like what you’re describing. Everyone coming together for the love and celebration of art. There’s still so much beauty in this world. Thanks for the wonderful reminder. 🌹🦋

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    • Yes, it’s really a wonderfully organised festival… such talented people from various countries who came together to showcase their art! Delighted to share, Rose, and thank you for your interest and lovely reflection… 🎶 💞

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  6. Yes, indeed! Your poem expresses the wealth of our human and artistic diversity.

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