WOMADelaide festival 2013 – in pictures

Hugh Masekela, Jimmy Cliff, Salif Keita and Tim Rogers and the Bamboos have all appeared at WOMADelaide – the Australian version of Womad, taking place in Adelaide – while festivalgoers have partied in the sweltering sun. Read more about it and the concurrent Adelaide festival
Adelaide festival day 10: Akon from Adelaide does her best tiger roar
Akon from Adelaide does her best tiger roar in front of the main stage Photograph: Alicia Canter for the Guardian
Adelaide festival day 10: Bassekou Kouyate and Ngoni Ba Workshop play on the Zoo Stage
Bassekou Kouyaté and Ngoni Ba Workshop play on the Zoo stage Photograph: Alicia Canter for the Guardian
Adelaide festival day 10: Antibalas performs on stage
Antibalas performs on stage Photograph: Alicia Canter for the Guardian
Adelaide festival day 10: Antibalas performs on stage
More members of Antibalas Photograph: Alicia Canter for the Guardian
Adelaide festival day 10: LA-33 prepare food on the Taste the World stage
LA-33 prepare food on the Taste the World stage Photograph: Alicia Canter for the Guardian
Adelaide festival day 10: Illapu Workshop on the Zoo stage at WOMADelaide
Illapu Workshop performing on the Zoo stage at WOMADelaide Photograph: Alicia Canter for the Guardian
Adelaide festival day 10: Compagnie Luc Amoros perform Blank Page
Compagnie Luc Amoros perform Blank Page, where artists chant and sing as they paint Photograph: Alicia Canter for the Guardian
Adelaide festival day 10: The nine squares revolve and the artists rip off layers of plastic
The nine squares revolve and the artists remove layers of plastic to begin new paintings telling different stories Photograph: Alicia Canter for the Guardian
Adelaide festival day 10: Hugh Masekela headlines the Internode stage (main stage)
Hugh Masekela headlines the main stage Photograph: Alicia Canter for the Guardian
Adelaide festival day 10: Festivalgoers relax under a light installation in the trees
Festivalgoers relax under a light installation in the trees Photograph: Alicia Canter for the Guardian
Adelaide festival day 10: Jamie and Jesse dressed in their boxwars outfits
Jamie and Jesse dressed in boxwars outfits, made from cardboard Photograph: Alicia Canter for the Guardian
Adelaide festival day 10: Tim Rogers and the Bamboos on stage
Tim Rogers and the Bamboos Photograph: Alicia Canter for the Guardian
Adelaide festival day 10: Jimmy Cliff on stage during WOMADelaide
Jimmy Cliff performs at WOMADelaide 2013 Photograph: Alicia Canter for the Guardian
Adelaide festival day 10: The flutter parade heads out around the festival
The flutter parade heads out around the festival Photograph: Alicia Canter for the Guardian
Adelaide festival day 10: Salif Keita on stage during WOMADelaide
Salif Keita performs at WOMADelaide 2013 Photograph: Alicia Canter for the Guardian
Adelaide festival day 10: Naomi, Lili and Bethan enjoy a splash of water in the sunshine
Naomi, Lili and Bethan enjoy a splash of water in the sunshine Photograph: Alicia Canter for the Guardian
Adelaide festival day 10: Noah from Adelaide
Noah from Adelaide takes a break from the festival to climb a tree Photograph: Alicia Canter for the Guardian
Womad Monday: Australian hip hop group The Herd perform on Monday
Australian hip-hop group the Herd perform at WOMADelaide 2013 Photograph: Alicia Canter for the Guardian
Womad Monday: Goran Bregovic headlines the main stage
Goran Bregovic headlines the main stage with his Weddings and Funerals Orchestra at WOMADelaide 2013 Photograph: Alicia Canter for the Guardian
Womad Monday: The crowd wait for The Herd to perform
The crowd at WOMADelaide 2013 wait for the Herd to perform Photograph: Alicia Canter for the Guardian

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