Murrundaya Yepengna Dance Troupe
Directed by Amos Roach
Choreographers: Amos Roach & Brent Watkins
Amos Roach & Brent Watkins leading the Murrundaya Yepengna. NAIDOC 2021. Photo by Yanni.
Murrundaya Yepengna Dance Troupe are Kulin Nations Dancers.
Established this year, each dancer brings a lifetime of knowledge and experience in the songs and dances of many Kulin Countries. Murrundaya Yepengna is Djab Wurrung for ‘Lively Dance!’ The Murrundaya Yepengna mission is to sing and dance up Country and create connections between people, Culture, Country and community.
Led by Amos Roach and Brent Watkins, (Culture Evolves), Murrundaya Yepengna Dancers have family links to Gunditj Mara, Yorta Yorta, Mutthi Mutthi, Djab Wurrung, Wurundjeri & Bunurong Countries, amongst others.
Murrundaya Yepengna have a repertoire that encompasses traditional dance and contemporary interpretive dance. Bookings can be made for either or both types of Yepengna!
Dynamic. Authentic. Traditional. Contemporary. Educational. Fun. Uplifting.
Proudly Presented by Amos Roach & Herding Cats Management & Events.
Amos Roach is Director / Choreographer of Murrundaya Yepengna Dance Troupe a new, vibrant crew of Contemporary Traditional dancers.
Amos Roach is a proud Ngarrandjerri/ Djab Wurrung/Gunditj Mara man.