All around the world
Students from Palmerston North Intermediate Normal School celebrated the school’s annual multicultural assembly on Friday by sharing dance, song, music and memories. Photographer Warwick Smith went along to capture some of the performances.
Friends Regine Palzuelo from the Philippines, left, and Annabelle Chua from Malaysia, joined Sung-A Cho from South Korea (not pictured), doing a K-pop dance medley.
Elizabeth Mapuilesua performs a traditional Samoan dance.
Margaret Ratieta came to New Zealand in December from Kiribati. She performed a traditional dance, ‘‘E Na Reitia’’.
Leo Nikolaou tells students that Greece is the birthplace of the Olympics.
Raghad Osman from Sudan speaks about her home country.
A group of students sung a Chinese song to open the multicultural show.