Both Worlds: Ghadair Alshemari

Ghadair Alshemari

Kuwaiti-Kiwi Ghadair “Dee” Alshemari dreams of seeing the catwalks of Paris and London but will her Muslim culture stand in the way of her desire to have the ultimate Kiwi experience, an OE?

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Taofia Pelesasa

Samoan/Tokelauan-Kiwi Taofia Pelesasa presents a controversial play to his Tokelauan community that goes against everything they believe in by representing a future in which their island homeland is lost to climate change and submerged forever.

Makanaka Tuwe

21-year-old Zimbabwean-Kiwi Makanaka (Maka) Tuwe is on a mission to radically change New Zealanders’ perceptions of Africans by banding together young Africans to spread a positive image among the media.

Medulla Oblongata

Medulla Oblongata, a 29-year-old Maldivian-Kiwi refugee, seeks to combine his two passions – human rights activism and drag.

XI Yao Chen

30-year-old Xi Yao Chen travels back to his home country of China to seek the approval of his parents, highly accomplished traditional Chinese musicians, to pursue his passion for metal.