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NEW ADELAIDE FRINGE FUNDING MAKES FESTIVAL MORE AFFORDABLE FOR ARTISTS & AUDIENCES

The funding will enable Adelaide Fringe to abolish inside charges for artists with tickets under $35 and halve inside charges for artists in the …

Festivals

Studio 20/17 Project Space sobremesa art exhibition and drinks

sobremesa - the moment after eating a meal when the food is gone but the conversation and the wine are still flowing.<p>Studio 20/17 Project Space is …

Art

RVG A QUALITY OF MERCY LP

Based in Melbourne, RVG features members of the Galaxy Folk, Drug Sweat, Gregor and Rayon Moon. Produced from the writing of Romy Vager, her songs …

Entertainment

THE 11TH ANNUAL AIR AWARDS ANNOUNCED FOR JULY 27th COMBINED WITH NEW MUSIC INDUSTRY CONFERENCE

The new Live Music Events Fund provides $1.35m over three years to support new festivals and events. The Live Music Events Fund is administered by …

Music

ARTS FESTIVAL EVOKES A TOWN’S SOUL

The Castlemaine State Festival, a ten-day multi-arts festival taking place in the picture book goldfields town from 17 March, holds the remarkable …

Festivals

The Laden Table

The independent theatre company known for taking daring risks, bAKEHOUSE Theatre Company, will kick off their 2017 season with a powerful …

Coup D'éTat

Domestic Goddess

The exhibition shines a light on the notion of a ‘perfect’ living environment and if this is ever achievable and at what cost. Through …

Exhibition Opening - Geoffrey James: Canadian Photographs

For the past six years, James has travelled throughout the country confronting the many realities of Canadian life. The project promises to come to …

Art

BLU

Angela Fletcher is Tweed based artist, who created Beach Dreamer Designs in 2016 and sells her gorgeous wares through the retail store at Miami …

Design

The Inaugural Wollongong Spiegeltent Season

Wollongong will play host to a world-class program of music, cabaret, comedy, theatre and family fun, with the inaugural Spiegeltent Wollongong …

NEW PAINTINGS BY CALEB REID - PIERMARQ TO EXHIBIT CALEB REID AT BESSER SPACE 1 - 4 March 2017

New Paintings by Caleb Reid is the artist’s first major solo exhibition in Melbourne, and explores the power of the human form to express complex …

Painting

THE LONSDALE ST GREEK FESTIVAL TURNS 30!

The Lonsdale St Greek Festival has attracted many acclaimed artists over the years, including Eleftheria Arvanitaki, Haris Alexiou, Dimitra Galani, …

Festivals

David Quirk - Cowboy Mouth

Laughing Stock Productions presents<p>WINNER PIECE OF WOOD (Comedian's Choice) AWARD MICF 2012<p>WINNER GOLDEN GIBBO – MICF 2011<p>NOMINEE BEST LOCAL ACT - …

United Kingdom

Demi Lardner - Look What You Made Me Do

Laughing Stock Productions presents<p>WINNER BEST NEWCOMER, SYDNEY COMEDY FESTIVAL 2016<p>WINNER RAW, MELBOURNE COMEDY FESTIVAL 2013<p>WINNER SO YOU THINK …

Nath Valvo - Not in my House

Laughing Stock Productions presents:<p>NATH VALVO - NOT IN THIS HOUSE<p>BEST NEWCOMER – NOMINEE - 2016 Edinburgh Fringe<p>Bored parents, scary sex, weird …

$3,000 Commission Opportunity with Town Hall Gallery

Another Look is a $3,000 commission for up to 6 artists to produce new work inspired by the Town Hall Gallery Collection. Artists who are successful …

Sammy J - Hero Complex

Laughing Stock Productions presents<p>SAMMY J- HERO COMPLEX<p>WINNER - BEST COMEDY 2016 MELBOURNE FRINGE<p>In 1996, Sammy J borrowed some Phantom comics from …

Entertainment

Justin Teliqure: The King of Queens

Welcome to the world of Justin Teliqure, Melbourne’s hottest drag king. He has wowed audiences with his hip hop sex appeal and cheeky charm, gaining …

Music

1st Art Fix in Australia - 75 artists from 20 countries!

Art fix has gathered over 75 visual artists and poets from 20 countries, to explore the ideas of Home and Travel by the contrasts that intimately …

Travel

Vienna Therapy: Internationally-recognised street artist Nychos brings Sigmund Freud sculpture to Melbourne

Melbourne is only the second city in the world to secure "Vienna Therapy", with the free public installation first displayed in New York City in June …

Band of Frequencies - Men of Wood & Foam Tour & Release from March 7th

Their original soundtrack to Men of Wood & Foam was written and recorded in three days and reflects three decades of surf inspired sounds. With the …

Music

Nikki Britton is Romanticide at this years' Melbourne International Comedy Festival

Once upon a time there was a young woman who fell madly in love with a prince and they lived happily ever after! This is not that story.<p>Fresh from …

Melbourne Comedy Festival

HUNTLY | SONGS IN YOUR NAME EP OUT NOW

Melbourne trio Huntly are pleased to present their sophomore EP Songs In Your Name featuring previously released track Please and leading single …

SAATSUMA | ISOLATE

Melbourne electronic project SAATSUMA share their first single of 2017 Isolate.<p>A collaboration between Memphis Kelly and Cesar Rodrigues, Isolate …

Music

Hang Massive

Following incredible online success, hang drum group, Hang Massive, will perform in Australia for the first time as part of their global tour in 2017.<p>…

Music

The Cult of Comedy

The Cult of Comedy presents an hour of tasters from musicians, clowns & wordmongers of all flavours, local and international, showcasing the best the …

Comedy

Cam Knight

Cam Knight is returning to the Brisbane Comedy Festival in 2017 with his show, 'All Time’.<p>2016 was a bittersweet year for the Sydney based comedian, …

Entertainment

Lorne Sculpture Biennale: Expressions of Interest released with closing date extended to 10.3.17

The Curator, President and Committee now invite artists from across the globe to participate in the 6th Lorne Sculpture Biennale, ‘LANDFALL’ nature + …

Sculpture

THE SMITH STREET BAND RELEASE NEW SINGLE & ANNOUNCE ALBUM RELEASE

First cut from the album, ‘Death To The Lads’, fast became a live anthem, landing #21 in triple j’s Hottest 100 and to coincide with today’s album …

Music