These are the folks behind your favourite inner-city celebration.
Bianca has got the artist communications on lock, and is a new addition to the CubaDupa team. In between studying international relations she’s spent the past few years helping with Auckland Folk Festival and more recently Eyegum Music Collective’s “Welcome To Nowhere”. When she’s not working with the coolest festivals or finishing up her arts degree you can catch her around Wellington either rocking the drums in local bands SOG and Lilith or sporting a guitar for her indie-folk alter ego Wiri Donna.
management, event management, and festival direction. He was
the first Producer for WOMAD (World of Music Arts and Dance) in
Auckland, was Artistic Director for two Erupt Lake Taupo Festivals,
and as the Artistic Director for Taranaki Arts Festival Trust,
programmed four WOMAD festivals, and three Taranaki
International Arts Festivals. Drew was the founding Executive
Producer for PANNZ Tour-Makers, New Zealand’s Performing Arts
Touring Agency 2015 – 2019.
Drew was the founder and creative force behind CubaDupa street
arts festival in Wellington founded in 2015. His love of Cuba
Street, with its unique energy and creative spirit, inspired his vision
to create an interactive street arts festival that celebrates diversity,
creativity and street culture. Drew was Artistic Director from 2015
– 2019 and continues to contribute as Artistic Advisor.