Happy Friday, everyone!
UK/Australia Season Ambassador Cate Blanchett sends message ahead of Edinburgh International Festival and Edinburgh Festival Fringe. Cate was named ambassador last year. Watch the video below.
The UK/Australia Season is a major new cultural exchange between Australia and the United Kingdom (UK) celebrating the diverse and innovative artist communities and cultural sectors of each nation. The Season is a joint initiative by the British Council and the Australian Government’s Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade.
The artistic programme ranges across theatre, film, visual arts, dance, design, creative technology, architecture, music, literature, museums, broadcast, public engagement, and features numerous exciting cross-arts commissions. There will be a number of world, UK and Australian premieres. The nationwide programme will span city, regional and rural areas across Australia and the UK.
Source: UK/AU Season
The #UKAUSeason is a landmark cultural exchange between the ?? & ??.
More than 130 ?? shows will feature at the Edinburgh festivals this August – the largest contingent in their 75-year history.
Season ambassador Cate Blanchett sends us this special message. pic.twitter.com/VollPWI4Lu
— Australia House (@AusHouseLondon) August 5, 2022