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In Between Two

Joelistics & James Mangohig


…when hip hop lands in your lap as if delivered by a 60s beat poet… it will cause your heart to swell, just so that it can contain the beauty and emotion of powerful storytelling about love, life and this land – Australia.         LIZ TREVASKIS, ABC Darwin

Experience the storytelling, music and performance of Joelistics’ JOEL MA and Sietta's JAMES MANGOHIG as they explore the soundtrack of their mixed heritage.

Embraced by the Aussie hip hop community, both Sietta and Joelistics are renowned for powerful performances and a soulful connection with their audiences. In this unique show, they share the Asian Australian stories that have shaped their musical careers. 

Written & performed by Joel Ma & James Mangohig

Directed by Suzanne Chaundy

Dramaturges William Yang & Annette Shun Wah

Set/Costume design by Eugyeene Teh 

Visual design by Jean Poole

Lighting design by Lucy Birkinshaw

Production Manager Stewart Campbell


Tickets only $35:

Book now at Sydney Festival 2016  


In Between Two - Trailer from Andy lane on Vimeo.


Join us in a celebration of contemporary Asian-Australian performance -
theatre, music, cabaret, dance, comedy, storytelling and more

Performance 4a celebrates the end of a remarkable year with The Longhouse Affair at The Factory Theatre, Marrickville.  This fundraiser will support our exciting plans for 2016 including the World Premiere of
In Between Two at Carriageworks from 21 Jan as part of Sydney Festival, the return season of
Yasukichi Murakami - Through a Distant Lens by Mayu Kanamori at Riverside Parramatta,
LOTUS First Draft and of course, a new series of Longhouse events. 

Launched in August 2015, The Longhouse has provided a space where artists interested in contemporary Asian Australian performance can network, learn, share, play and create.  It has quickly become a creative hub leading the conversation about cultural diversity on our stages.

The Longhouse Affair line-up ranges from exciting emerging talents to the revered.

It's a never-to-be repeated cocktail of music, movement, drama, story, humour, wisdom and beauty:

  • William Yang
  • Paul Cordeiro
  • Nicholas Ng
  • Valerie Berry
  • Clocks and Clouds featuring Terumi Narushima and Kraig Grady
  • Priscilla Jackman
  • Pearl Tan
  • Ryuchi Fujimura
  • and Jonathan Chan

This fundraiser completes this year’s highly successful Longhouse Program. Launched in August 2015, as a series of regular events inviting those with an interest in contemporary Asian Australian performance gather to play, learn, share, create, collaborate and network. Enthusiastically received by colleagues throughout the theatre sector, The Longhouse has quickly become a creative hub leading the conversation about cultural diversity on our stages.

Tuesday 15 December from 7.30pm
The Factory Theatre
105 Victoria Rd, Marrickville

BOOK NOW: $42 + booking fee