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Art After Hours/Live Blues by Roshani

Hosted by the Consul of the Sydney Arts & Culture Group
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Took place 2 months ago
Wed 17 Jul 18:30 - 20:30

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Every Wednesday evening, the Art Gallery of NSW welcomes us into its hallowed halls and throws the ultimate in absolutely free mid-week social and cultural events.

Art After Hours kicks off this Wednesday 17-July with live comedy by Sydney’s Aaron Chen, who recently took out the Directors Choice award at the Melbourne International Comedy Festival. This is followed by a live music performance from soulful songstress, Roshani.

Roshani was born in Sri Lanka to a musical family. At 6 weeks of age she was adopted by an Australian family and grew up in Tamworth immersed in music.

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Roshani will perform a mix of blues classics and original songs in a soulful performance not to be missed.

Here’s a sample of what to expect;
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