Our final New Grand Narrative Profile features dancer Ghenoa Gela, speaking about the Torres Straight Islander stories of creation that influenced her Next Wave Festival 2014 work Winds of Woerr.

A strong Koedal (Crocodile) and Waumer (Frigate Bird) woman Genoa takes inspiration from the stories of her people and her family, stories that tell of a long, long time ago, before time. With the support of her family and elders, Ghenoa takes her place as storyteller, sharing her traditional stories and continuing the oral history of her people.

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