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MLIVE: The Season

All theatre and comedy fans are invited to the highly anticipated and award-winning production, The Season at Monash University’s Alexander Theatre …

Monash University

FROM: NEW YORK, FOR: HIM: A Rom-Com Cabaret Brought To You By Trump’s Immigration Mess

Joined on stage by drag creature and accompanist Peppy Smears, Melissa David (The Greatest Showman) takes audiences on her bizarre journey across the …

Romantic Comedy

Craftivist Expert And Public Artist Sayraphim Lothian Launches World First Book In Melbourne This August

A world first and running as a part of the 2018 Craft Cubed Festival, Melbourne Arts and Craft lovers are invited to a weeklong exhibition …

Crafting

AEORA | Let Loose EP and new single I.G.I

Singer, songwriter and producer Aeora releases her sophomore EP Let Loose, a collection of songs that highlights Aeora's bold and commanding vocals …

Songwriting

A Screen Legend Rises - Jennifer Ward-Lealand as Marlene Dietrich in Falling in Love Again

New Zealand's first lady of stage and screen, Jennifer Ward-Lealand returns to Australia as screen legend Marlene Dietrich in Falling in Love Again, …

New Zealand

She Said Theatre Bring Award-Winning 'Fallen' To Melbourne For Premiere Season

Inspired by the history of a home for fallen women, (founded by Charles Dickens) 'Fallen' is an imaginative new Australian work that examines what …

Royal Family

en Panucci reveals rich dream pop number ‘Quite’ – the second taste from forthcoming album ‘Age Of Consequence’ + launch shows

Having released a critically acclaimed Jazz record under Ben Panucci Trio as well as an album with neo-soul outfit New Venusians, the sought after …

Neo Soul

TACA Open Studio 2018 – Pop up studio at ADC

Australian Design Centre will host a pop-up studio as part of the Australian Ceramics Association Open Studios 2018.<p>We’re thrilled to have ceramicist …

Art

Accomplished filmmakers KEWL Studios to launch monumental Australian music documentary ‘NOW SOUND : Melbourne's Listening’ at the 2018 Melbourne International Film Festival

Director and filmmaker Tobias Willis and producer Marcus Rimondini of KEWL Studios are set to premiere their debut feature length documentary NOW …

Film Festivals

NEW SACRED - A group exhibition exploring ritual and folklore in contemporary Australian art

'New Sacred', is project that introduces the first collaborative exchange between Parramatta Artists Studios in Western Sydney and Mosman Art …

Art

Taut: An Exhibition Review

Systems of support make for precarious object interactions in Ally McKay's exhibition Taut. Basic materials are assembled in tentative arrangements, …

Engineering

Brisbane Festival: Pub Choir

Brisbane Festival, in association with The Tivoli, presents Pub Choir!<p>Pub Choir = choir in the pub. Gather together at The Tivoli with 1,500 …

Choir

Wrap your ears around the next prime slice of indie from dreamy Melbourne outfit The Attics with new tune ‘Ultramarine’

The first release since their debut self-titled album of last year, ‘Ultramarine’ sees The Attics testing the elasticity of pre-established …

Elasticity

Wacom announces digital art competition winners

This year’s winners will have their artwork exhibited alongside renowned artists from across the globe, including Kelogsloops, Loretta Lizzio, Mark …

Streetwear

July at Alternating Current Art Space: Five shows open as part of PROVOCARÉ

In her exhibition Pictures, Kate Wallace investigates how we relate and engage with familiar sites. Through a series of intimately scaled paintings …

Art

Ryoji Ikeda brings monumental installation micro | macro to Sydney's Carriageworks

Ikeda utilises the Planck Scale (which measures the smallest components of the universe – atoms) as a way to contrast our human scale to the …

Art

Seymour Centre presents an Illbijerri Theatre Company production of WHICH WAY HOME By Katie Beckett

Starring Katie Beckett and Kamahi Djordon King<p>Directed by Rachael Maza<p>“Which Way Home feels as safe and generous as a tight hug from a loved one.” …

2019 Adelaide Fringe Artist Fund opens new-look grants program

This year, grants provided by the Fund will be separated into two funding streams – Make It Happen and Innovate – and will be distributed in varying …

SHARPEN YOUR SKILLS | MELBOURNE WEBFEST INDUSTRY DEVELOPMENT DAY

Get ready for a day of hands on workshops delivered by the best in the industry, hosted by La Trobe University (City Campus). You’ll learn new tools …

My Monster: The human animal hybrid

Coinciding with the 200th anniversary year of the publication of Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein, which gave rise to the portrayal of the mad scientist …

Ipswich photographer Jason McNamara wins the $25000 Stanthorpe Art Prize

The judges Ron Ramsey and Kyla MacFarlane spoke of the difficulty in picking a winner from the outstanding quality of the works on show. They shared …

Ovariacting: A Period Drama

Inspired by her uterus, Laganja, the love child of Joffrey and Donald Trump, join Jamie as she explores the monthly nightmare of losing your …

AA&ADA ANTIQUES FAIR SYDNEY ART-DESIGN-LIVING

ABOUT THE AAADA<p>The Australian Antique & Art Dealers Association is the leading industry body representing Antique and Fine Art dealers in Australia. …

2018 Adelaide Fringe increases visitor expenditure in SA by 19.3%

Released today, the 2018 Adelaide Fringe Annual Review puts a spotlight on the festival’s overwhelming success in boosting the local economy and …

Silver & Gold: unique Australian objects 1830–1910

Silver & Gold: unique Australian objects 1830–1910 showcases exceptional nineteenth and early twentieth century Australian silver and gold objects …

Winter Warmers at Wireless Hill - 'Lost Perth' with Warren Duffy

The City of Melville’s Winter Warmers series at Wireless Hill Museum begins this June with a talk by Warren Duffy, founder of ‘Lost Perth’.<p>A Facebook …

MARS Gallery presents Daniel Agdag at Volta14

Melbourne's MARS Gallery is off to Switzerland. The gallery will present a solo installation by sculpture Daniel Agdag at VOLTA14, Basel, as the only …

Screenings, panels, workshops and more at Melbourne WebFest 2018

Australia’s international web series festival, Melbourne WebFest is celebrating its sixth anniversary this year from 28 June - 1 July at the State …

CALL FOR ENTRIES: William & Winifred Bowness Photography Prize

The MGA Foundation are now calling for entries for the William and Winifred Bowness Photography Prize.<p>This year marks the 13th Bowness Photography …