19 episodes

Acclaimed presenter, journalist, actor, producer and arts guru Rhoda Roberts returns to our airwaves to present Deadly Voices from the House, recorded live from Sydney Opera House.

Featuring a diverse selection of guest appearances from prominent Indigenous leaders from the music, arts and culture sector, Deadly Voices from the House provides an important platform to discuss critical issues facing the Indigenous community and gives voice to a variety of upcoming indigenous music, arts and cultural projects.

Deadly Voices from the House is supported by Sydney Opera House Presents, the Community Broadcasting Association of Australia and the National Indigenous Radio Service.

Deadly Voices from the House Sydney Opera House

    • Arts
    • 4.7, 14 Ratings

Acclaimed presenter, journalist, actor, producer and arts guru Rhoda Roberts returns to our airwaves to present Deadly Voices from the House, recorded live from Sydney Opera House.

Featuring a diverse selection of guest appearances from prominent Indigenous leaders from the music, arts and culture sector, Deadly Voices from the House provides an important platform to discuss critical issues facing the Indigenous community and gives voice to a variety of upcoming indigenous music, arts and cultural projects.

Deadly Voices from the House is supported by Sydney Opera House Presents, the Community Broadcasting Association of Australia and the National Indigenous Radio Service.

    Episode Two: Letters To Cook - Moana Maniapoto

    Episode Two: Letters To Cook - Moana Maniapoto

    “I have no emotions towards Cook whatsoever. I see him as a symbol of a change, and the impact of that change we are still dealing with.”
    The musician and current affairs presenter Moana Maniapoto delivers a bold address not only to Cook, but to Australia as a nation. In this episode, she talks about passing identity through language, the shield of white privilege in New Zealand and Australia, and challenges the myths that our nations choose to uphold.

    • 24 min
    Episode One: Letters To Cook - Lisa Reihana & Nayuka Gorrie

    Episode One: Letters To Cook - Lisa Reihana & Nayuka Gorrie

    "I see him as a navigator, not as a hero."
    In the first episode of our Letters to Cook miniseries, Rhoda Roberts introduces the Indigenous World Art Orchestra, a new First Nations gaze at Cook's journey told through fine music and first instruments.
     
    Participating artists Lisa Reihana and Nayuka Gorrie read their two searing Letters, and chat with Rhoda about language, land, white mythmaking, the scar of colonialism and their experiences as First Nations women.

    • 29 min
    Seini Taumoepeau | Natives Go Wild

    Seini Taumoepeau | Natives Go Wild

    Listen to Seini Taumoepeau AKA SistaNative on the Deadly Voices podcast, a Tongan Australian who has a career spanning over 30 years in the performing arts as a presenter and a performer. She has been involved in broadcasting since she was 13 years old and is committed to extending the stories and narratives of Oceania and refers to herself as an orator and song woman.
    Exploring the truth of a mistold tale of circus and wonder, Natives Go Wild uncovers the stories and tales of a mob of circus delights, highlighting their strength and resilience through provocative political humour, searing irony and stinging social commentary.
    https://www.sydneyoperahouse.com/events/whats-on/first-nations/2019/natives-go-wild.html
     

    • 20 min
    Josephine Mailisi | Natives Go Wild

    Josephine Mailisi | Natives Go Wild

    We are very excited to welcome to the stage Niuean multidisciplinary artist Josephine Mailisi. Josie is a talented contortionist, aerialist, choreographer and dancer. Some of her career highlights include MOTIVE 2018 where she was an aerial hoop soloist and co-producer, and the 2018 All Blacks vs China half time entertainment where she performed as an aerialist. Josie will be bringing our ‘FeeJee Mermaid’ to life through mesmerising aerial contortion. Listen to Josephine on the Deadly Voices podcast.
    Exploring the truth of a mistold tale of circus and wonder, Natives Go Wild uncovers the stories and tales of a mob of circus delights, highlighting their strength and resilience through provocative political humour, searing irony and stinging social commentary. 
    https://www.sydneyoperahouse.com/events/whats-on/first-nations/2019/natives-go-wild.html

    • 13 min
    Mika Haka | Natives Go Wild

    Mika Haka | Natives Go Wild

    We talk to Mika Haka from Natives Go Wild, the Sydney Opera House Presents First Nations program which uncovers the stories and tales of a mob of circus delights, highlighting their strength and resilience through provocative political humour.

    • 18 min
    Chelsea McGuffin | Natives Go Wild

    Chelsea McGuffin | Natives Go Wild

    In the first episode of the Natives Go Wild miniseries, we talk to director Chelsea McGuffin from the Sydney Opera House Presents First Nations program which flips the narrative portrayed by history of the Barnum and Bailey circus, the so-called “greatest show on earth”. 

    • 17 min

Customer Reviews

4.7 out of 5
14 Ratings

14 Ratings

pennysydney ,

really interesting

interesting interviews with interesting people doing lots of different things, will definitely be continuing to listen

MVH139 ,

Great to see this podcast available!

Looking forward to more.

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