Date:February 12, 2019

Festival Program

Information correct at time of publication. Changes may occur.

DELPHI BANK STAGE

Located on the corner of Lonsdale Street and Russell Street

Saturday 23 February

12:30pm Welcome to the Lonsdale Street Festival followed by ZORBA ‘ TIL YOU DROP COMPETITION
2:15pm A Musical Odyssey – presenting a mix of opera and well know Greek music
3:05pm Alphington School Band
4:00pm O Periklis Dance Group – Intermediates
4:30pm Pan Macedonian Dance Group
5:00pm Panagia Soumela Pontian Association of Whittlesea Dance Group
5:30pm Cretan Brotherhood Dance Group – Seniors
6:00pm Manasis School of Dance Modern Bracket
6:30pm O Periklis – Dance Group – Seniors
6:50pm Alphington School Choir
7:00pm Official Opening followed by Akrites Tou Pontou presenting Eastern Anatolian Dream, commemorating the experiences of the Assyrian, Armenian and Pontic Greek people.

Feature Act: Eleonora Zouganeli 


DELPHI BANK STAGE

Located on the corner of Lonsdale Street and Russell Street

Sunday 24 February

10:50am

10:55am

Welcome to the Lonsdale St Greek Festival

Santa Taranta

11:45am Cretan Brotherhood Pre Senior Dance Group
12:15pm Kalymnian Dance Group – presenting the “Mihaniko” sponge diver’s dance
12:45pm The Cyprus Folk Dance Group – Seniors
1:15pm Lexi School of Modern Greek Dance
1:45pm Cretan Brotherhood Dance Group Theatrical Performance
2:15pm Kaliroy and her band
3:05pm Manasis School of Dance – Evolution Bracket
3:35pm Cyprus Community of Melbourne and Victoria Dance Group
4:05pm Pegasus Dance Academy Seniors
4:35pm Greek Community of Melb & Greeks Orthodox Community of SA Dance Groups presenting Karagounika Dances of Thessaly
5:00pm Lonsdale St Sing-A-Long: get ready to raise your voice and sing along to a Greek classic
5:25pm Totally Kicking Brass – an exciting Greek brass-band fusion, popular in the Balkans, known as “Halkina”.
6:25pm Greek Community of Melb & Greeks Orthodox Community of SA Dance Groups presenting Thracian Dances
6:55pm Pontiaki Estia Dance Group – Seniors
7:25pm Pancretan Association Dance Group – Seniors
7:55pm Cretan Glendi with Ilias Horeftakis accompanied by Stelios Ilikakis and Adamantios Kosidekakis
9:05pm Anagennisi Band

AA Holding Stage

Located on Lonsdale Street, toward the corner of Swanston Street

Saturday 23 February

12:30pm Welcome to the Lonsdale St Greek Festival
12:35pm OPACIZE GREEK DANCE FITNESS
1:15pm Zilhouette Belly Dance
1:55pm K Studio Singing School presenting emerging singing talent
2:45pm Santa Taranta
3:45pm Cretan Brotherhood Dance Group Juniors
4:15pm Manasis School of Dance:

Oakleigh Senior (B) Class

Preston Senior Class

Doncaster Senior Class

5:00pm SBS LIVE BROADCAST
6:10pm Pan Macedonian Dance Group Juniors
6:35pm Maria Diakonidis performing songs from her new EP plus covers
7:35pm Gales Edge – Greek Rock Band
8:25pm Rythmos DJ Set

 

AA Holding Stage

Located on Lonsdale Street, toward the corner of Swanston Street

Sunday 24 February

11:45am Welcome to the Lonsdale St Greek Festival
11:55am OPACIZE GREEK DANCE FITNESS
12:35pm Family Drama
1:30pm Greek Community of Melbourne Greek School Dance Groups
2:10pm MAGIC MIC Competition
3:00pm O Periklis Dance Group Juniors
3:30pm Cretan Brotherhood Dance Group Intermediates
4:00pm Stavros & Despina
5:00pm Lonsdale St Sing-A-Long: get ready to raise your voice and sing along to a Greek classic
5:30pm Anthea and the Rubies – Nostalgia
6:40pm Cats and the Canary
7:50pm Agapi & Friends
9:00pm The haBBiBis

 

#lovelonsdale Stage

Located on Lonsdale Street, toward the corner of Exhibition Street

Saturday 23 February

12:30pm Welcome to the Lonsdale St Greek Festival
12:35pm Musique d’Or
1:15pm Harmony band
2:15pm Manasis School of Dance

Doncaster & Preston Beginner Classes

Doncaster & Preston Junior Classes

Doncaster & Preston Intermediate Classes

2:55pm Vaios Malliaras Tribute Performance
3:45pm The Silk Roads Collective
4:35pm The Paschalia Latra Ensemble
5:35pm LEFKADA
6:25pm The Philhellenes
7:25pm Cats and the Canary
8:25pm Agapi & Friend
9:35pm Beautiful People DJ Dimitris Zarogiannis & DJ Panos Pantotis

 

#lovelonsdale Stage

Located on Lonsdale Street, toward the corner of Exhibition Street

Sunday 24 February

12:00pm Welcome to the Lonsdale
12:10pm K Studio Singing School presenting emerging singing talent
1:05pm Manasis School of Dance

Oakleigh Beginner (B) Class

Oakleigh Beginner (A) Class

Oakleigh Junior (B) & (A) Classes

Oakleigh Intermediate Class

2:00pm The Pontian Community of Melbourne and Victoria Dance Group – Juniors & Teens
2:30pm Pegasus Dance Group – Juniors
3:00pm The Hellenic Community of Geelong Dance Group
3:30pm Pan Cretan Dance – Group Juniors & Inters
3:55pm Next Gen Greek Voices
5:00pm Lonsdale St Sing-A-Long: get ready to raise your voice and sing along to a Greek classic
5:25pm Manasis School of Dance

Oakleigh Senior (C) Class

Oakleigh Senior (A) Class

6pm Manasis School of Dance – Traditional Bracket
6:25pm The Philhellenes
7:35pm Melbourne Epirotic Ensemble
8:45pm Club Sigma