Summer Courtyard



Immigration Museum
400 Flinders Street
Melbourne, Victoria, 3000
What's On

In 2020 our 6th Summer Courtyard plays host to Summer of Dance. Enjoy the warm weather after work and kick back as our beautiful courtyard oasis comes alive with dance!


Rainbow Effect

Friday 31 January | 6pm–10pm

Rainbow Chan
Join Rainbow Chan on the dancefloor!
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Photo: Hyun Lee

Bring your nearest and queerest to dance it all out in our hot summer courtyard oasis to the glitchy pop beats and sweet synth melodies of Rainbow Chan and witness in awe the fierce House of Dévine as heat up the Courtyard.

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Latin Valentine

Friday 14 February | 6pm–10pm

Dancers in a Courtyard
Dance and romance the night away
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Photo: Ardian Lumi

Join us from 6pm as Eric Turro Martinez – Cuba's King of Dance opens up the dancefloor with participatory dance moves for all, before DJ Saca La Mois a.k.a Moses Iten (Cumbia Cosmonauts) serves up his signature mix of tropical beats ranging from cumbia, to salsa, guarachas, cuban son and more throughout the night.

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Play On presents:  Park Jiha (South Korea) + Moopie

Friday 21 February | 6pm–10pm

Join us for a special performance with Park Jiha and DJ Moopie
Park Jiha
Source: Park Jiha
Photo: Kim Gunu

Play On joins forces with the Immigration Museum to present the ground-breaking South Korean multi-instrumentalist and composer Park Jiha in Australia for the very first time.  DJ Moopie will play a high-energy dance-floor ready set to close the night.

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Leaps + Beats

Saturday 29 February | 6pm–10pm

Hand turning a DJ Music Deck
Leaps + Beats
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Photo: Marcela Laskoski

Crack the year open and drain the last drop of summer with us in the ultimate bonus night of 2020. We find an extra night in the year to dance, connect and take artistic risks, with genre-hopping artists paying respect to all those who’ve made the leap.

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