Single Releases Available in online music stores Preview at: idkwhere.com ‘Music lifts you with its silent voice, and cradles your heart on its soft melody.To truly feel the music is to set it free, in you.To close your eyes, is to see, to hold your own hand, to feel contentment inside oneself. Play me your […]
Original Composition about Modern Slavery ‘CHANGE THE WAY’ CHANGE THE WAY we shop, do business and ultimately treat people! This song expresses the anguish of being bound by human power and control. The progressive formation of the instrumental mimics the most basic elements of survival when humans are enslaved… the body and voice, a human’s […]
Royal Agricultural Society 2019 Featured at the Sydney Royal Arts and Crafts exhibit at the Royal Easter Show, Abira’s artwork ‘ESCAPE’ is a 1 metre square experimental artwork evoking a cool landscape fantasy from a distant world. Event Information: http://www.rasnsw.com.au/sydney-royal-competitions/competitions/arts–craft/ Artist Statement Imagery can be interpreted by the viewer, and has been suggested as icebergs […]
Impromptu Radio Interview on Triple H 100.1FM Abira was interviewed on Triple H 100.1FM by a training presenter about her resilience, passions and pursuit in inspiring others. On the evening of completing her radio presentation training with 100.1FM, a peer trainee asked if she could interview Abira live without preparation. Abira confidently took on the […]
Gen 3M Project to Assist Disadvantaged Children Abira was selected to represent her generation (the newest generation of people termed Gen3M). Demographers refer to this generation as those born from 2001 to 2025. Gen3M supports initiatives such as: www.kids4kidsinc.org www.walkfree.org www.malala.org Abira featured in the first take of interview recordings at ABC studios Sydney, where […]
Hills Musical Theatre Company After receiving a huge audition turn-out, Abira was selected as featured dancer for Disney’s The Little Mermaid production presented by The Hills Musical Theatre Company. For Bookings: https://www.hillsmtc.com/upcoming-events/may-2019-the-little-mermaid The Little Mermaid: Based on one of Hans Christian Andersen’s most beloved stories and the classic animated film, Disney’s The Little Mermaid is […]
Arts Unit: TDP Abira workshopped and performed in the prestigious Talent Development Project run by the NSW Education Arts Unit Open Talent Development ‘The Open Talent Workshop is a 5-day vocal and performance workshop run by the Talent Development Project through the NSW ARTS UNIT, and is open to singer/songwriters, bands, instrumentalists and musical theatre […]
Fiddler on the Roof Vocal Recording Recorded by Stage & Song Studios under the guidance of Celeste Notley-Smith. Far From the Home I Love Fiddler on the Roof
Annie Jr. Abira performed in the musical, Annie Jr. as a dog catcher and a maid, presented by Spot On Productions. Moving up in the world… from her previous role as an orphan in Packemin Production’s Annie the Musical in 2014, Abira performed as a maid and a dog catcher. She always wanted a male […]
Artwork Donation to Refugee Ball Abira donated her artwork titled Landscape Divide which successfully sold at silent auction at the Refugee Ball 10th Year Anniversary. Landscape Divide ‘An artistic expression of the division of human rights, the landscape of geographic, political and cultural divide, and the healing and rebuilding of memory.’ – Abira Niye Harvey […]
Centenarian Arts Project Abira was selected as a teen artist from NSW to celebrate Centenarian’s in our community by painting a portrait for a community member who turned 100 years of age. This celebration of Sydney’s oldest residents brings the young and the old together over a period of several weeks to become acquainted and […]
Sydney Fringe Festival Performer 2018 Sydney Fringe Festival Musical on Climate Change Abira performed a lead role (with a vocal solo) in a new musical on ‘Climate Change’ called ‘Where will all the Penguins go?‘ This musical was selected to feature in this year’s Sydney Fringe Festival (2018): Presenting at the Bondi Pavilion from September 20th.
2018 Wakakirri Competition ‘Farmer Wants a Life’ selected as Wakakirri finalists Abira performed in Northmead Creative & Performing Arts High School’s Wakakirri production ‘Farmer Wants a Life’ – an informatively choreographed and vibrantly presented performance interpretation of Australian farmer’s pressing plight. Their musical theatre storytelling performance was selected as finalists, performing at the Institute of Dramatic […]
Music Showcase: Vocal Ensemble/ Soloist Abira performed in Northmead Creative & Performing Arts High School’s 2018 Music Showcase
Curtain Call: A Night of Musical Theatre 2018 Stage & Song Singers Abira performed a solo piece for Curtain Call: A Night of Musical Theatre (a selection from her Grade 5 Musical Theatre exam). Abira is singing ‘You’d be so easy to love (Anything Goes).
Arts Showcase: Northmead Creative & Performing Arts High School 2018 Selected Artwork for Northmead CAPA Mid-year Arts Showcase. Tension – A Body of Work Abira completed a series of artworks strung on gold wire across a reverent frame depicting the muscular structure of a dancer’s body painted from various aspects of a dancer’s body in […]
A Midsummer Night’s Dream Abira played the roles of Quince’s Intern, Web, and the Changeling Child in a journey through the forest, unlike you’ve ever seen it before, exploring this nclassic Shakespearean comedy with the same hilarious characters we all know and love and all it’s plot twists and mischief. Show dates: 29th June – 6th […]
Supporting the Ban on Live Export Abira Harvey’s ‘Postures of Parrots’ artwork was recently used in the lobby to Ban Live Export. “As Australians we are all in this together to cease the abuse and exploitation of animals.”Abira Niye Harvey Be kind to all kind, not just human kind!
Hornsby Young Artist’s Competition 2018 Runners up (2nd Prize) in The Fifth Annual Hornsby Young Artists Exhibition at Wallarobba – Themed ‘My Hero’ “Many great artists lived in poverty while their art today is revered, and many female artists still struggle for acknowledgement. My painting represents artists who were heroic in following their artistic passion, […]
Radio Interview: Triple H 100.1FM Half Hour Hoot Exclusive Interview Abira was approached by Triple H FM 100.1 station for an interview on the Half Hour Hoot, about her creative and performing arts abilities, alongside her strong environmental awareness activities. Go to full podcastGo to half hour radio interview