In Between Two

Joel Ma and James Mangohig


Experience the storytelling, music and performance of Joelistics’ Joel Ma and Sietta’s James Mangohig as they explore the soundtrack of their mixed heritage.
Beautifully enhanced by rare home movie footage, family photographs and original live music performance, In Between Two navigates the rich territory between two cultures, two generations and two musicians reaching their peak.

Produced by Contemporary Asian Australian Performance, and brought to the Territory by Artback NT, In Between Two is a moving insight into living between two worlds…

Tickets are now on sale – Alice Springs | Darwin | Katherine

Cast & crew

Written by – Joel Ma and James Mangohig

Composed by – Joel Ma and James Mangohig

Directed by – Suzanne Chaundy

Designed by – Jean Poole and Euygeene Teh

Starring – Joel Ma and James Mangohig


This is a thrilling hour of theatre and the best kind of example why a diverse cultural landscape should not only be encouraged in Australia but is essential – 4.5 stars

The Music

…nothing is more satisfying than stories about people who defied cultural and social conventions to follow their hearts – 4 stars

Time Out


Totem Theatre

Alice Springs, NT
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Barkly Regional Arts

Tennant Creek, NT
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Godinymayin Yijard Rivers Arts and Culture Centre

Katherine, NT
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Brown's Mart Theatre

Darwin, NT
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Elizabeth Rogers

Performing Arts Manager

PO Box 535
Darwin, NT 0801

08 8941 1444