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2018 Sydney Eisteddfod: Call for entries

BY Sydney Eisteddfod | 23-Feb-2018
Sydney Eisteddfod is now accepting entries for its 2018 Festival held May through to September at various venues. A full list of events and conditions are available at https://sydneyeisteddfod.com.au #sydneyeisteddfod @sydeisteddfod

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YAJA is getting better with age! Big news for 2018

BY YAJA (Young Art Journalism News Feed + Awards) | 19-Feb-2018
YAJA 2018 open for submissions - Awards night with MINA & YAJA @ Swinburne University - YAJA partnering with School of Film & TV at Swinburne University - Calling Universities to incorporate YAJA into the curriculum - Join our YAJA LinkedIn Group - and more ...

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8th edition of the MINA's International Mobile Innovation Screening

BY MINA | 14-Feb-2018
In its 8th edition MINA, the Mobile Innovation Network and Association, will present a public screening of smartphone, mobile and pocket films in Melbourne, Australia and at Ngā Tonga Sound and Vision (New Zealand Archive of Film, Television and Sound) in Wellington, New Zealand.

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Judges announced for the John Fries Award 2018

BY morey media | 06-Feb-2018
The Copyright Agency today announces its esteemed judging panel for the 9th Annual John Fries Award 2018, for which the call for entries is now open.

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Fantastic Fine Findings For Fossicking Collectors on February 5th

BY Amanda Addams Auctions | 30-Jan-2018
What can we say but have worked extremely well throughout January to find you stunning and rare offerings in next weeks auction

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KIDS Drama Classes in CLIFTON HILL. Run by highly established drama school.

BY Drama With A Difference | 22-Jan-2018
Clifton Hill- Saturday morning drama classes for kids aged between 7 and 12. Run by Drama With A Difference- one of Australia's leading, independent drama schools and the launching pad of many successful actors, most of whom began with us when they were young. Ideal for the budding young actor, but we are equally committed to providing classes for children for recreational purposes- Drama is a wonderful self-esteem tool for all kids, regardless of what they think they want to become in their futures! We provide a safe environment for all children to access their innate creativity and no experience is required.

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Group Exhibition: Kerry Johns, Frances Larder, Elizabeth Tinker, Timna Taylor & Glen Wilkinson

BY Coffs Harbour Regional Gallery | 12-Jan-2018
A group exhibition featuring landscape paintings, multi-media, and hand-made fibre and ceramic vessels and forms.

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Suzanne Archer: The Journey Woman Exhibition

BY Coffs Harbour Regional Gallery | 12-Jan-2018
A multi-media exhibition of travel sketch-books, artist’s books, drawings, paintings, sculptures and installation in response to the artist’s most recent journeys to China.

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JADA: Jacaranda Acquisitive Drawing Award

BY Coffs Harbour Regional Gallery | 12-Jan-2018
Experience the richness and diversity of contemporary drawing in the touring exhibition of the 2016 Jacaranda Acquisitive Drawing Award (JADA), the flagship prize of the Grafton Regional Gallery.

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Emirates One&Only Wolgan Valley Presents "Valley Reflections"

BY Katherine Grima | 12-Jan-2018
This month, Emirates One&Only Wolgan Valley unveils ‘Valley Reflections’, an inspiring sculpture exhibition curated by internationally renowned sculptor, Selina Hitches. ‘Valley Reflections’ is a collection of 19 large-scale sculptures, artfully arranged within the private valley and World Heritage Area that surrounds Emirates One&Only Wolgan Valley. The thought-provoking outdoor exhibition gives guests a unique glimpse into the astounding creative talents of prominent Australian sculptors such as Ulan Murray, Rachel Burns, Ian Bell and Vikki Holik-Blazley. Created from recycled materials such as Australian hardwood, sandstone, copper and steel, the sculptures in the collection are aligned with the resort’s sustainability and conservation focus. Occupying just one per cent of a 7,000-acre wildlife reserve, Emirates One&Only Wolgan Valley is a world-leading example of carbon neutral conservation and sustainable design.

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'SILENCE of the falling WHITE PARACHUTE' art projection

BY Lisa Sewards | 12-Jan-2018
The exciting and new multi media gallery room at TACIT Contemporary Art's new Collingwood premises to showcase this intimate passive and reflective silent footage.

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Black Quantum Futurism - Moor Mother & Rasheedah Phillips

BY PBP | 12-Jan-2018
Afrofuturist Noise, Punk and Poetry - AUSTRALIAN PREMIERE TOUR of MOOR MOTHER & RASHEEDAH PHILLIPS - BLACK QUANTUM FUTURISM. Presented by Liquid Architecture, Still Nomads, The SUBSTATION and Triple R in association with MOFO. Thursday 25 January 2018 @ The SUBSTATION Friday 19 & Sunday 21 January @ MOFO

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COLOURS OF VENICE by Kristine Ballard

BY Mickie | 12-Jan-2018
Kristine Ballard's Venetian artwork series, join us for art and food! This special day event will feature Kristine Ballard’s Venetian series along with Venetian Themed Afternoon Tea, Cicchetti Style. Hosted by ArtSHINE owners Vinh Van Lam and Stuart Horrex along with foods by Yuga kitchens.

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How the West was Improvised

BY Impro Melbourne | 10-Jan-2018
Frontier life is hard and your survival could lie in the barrel of a colt .45. Hitch a ride with us into the Wild West, into parched landscapes and rugged rural terrain. Meet strong-willed women, nomadic cowboys, gunfighters and questionable law biding citizens. Experience the untamed, chilling, rough and tumble anarchy of a world where people's moral codes, loyalty and survival are put to the test.

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Courtyard Sessions

BY Kabuku PR | 10-Jan-2018
The Seymour Centre is thrilled to present the return of its free summer music performances, Courtyard Sessions, for another huge season from 19th January to 23rd March 2018.

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Strangers In Between - Part of the Mardi Gras Festival

BY Kabuku PR | 10-Jan-2018
Cameron Lukey, Don’t Be Down Productions and the Seymour Centre present the literary award-winning play, Strangers In Between by Tommy Murphy as part of the Seymour’s 2018 Mardi Gras Festival program from the February 14th to March 2nd.

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THE SMITH STREET BAND ANNOUNCE FIRST LINE UP FOR POOL HOUSE PARTY

BY littlegiantagency.com.au | 10-Jan-2018
Late last year The Smith Street Band announced the inaugural Pool House Party set to take over two stages at Coburg Velodrome on March 17th. Today The Smith Street Band share with you a bunch of their favourite bands that will join them for the festivities.

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Mother

BY Kabuku PR | 10-Jan-2018
This January and February, Belvoir will present the intensely moving and profoundly though-provoking play, Mother by award winning playwright Daniel Keene, written for and starring Noni Hazlehurst (A Place to Call Home). Belvoir will present the production’s first mainstage theatre season following a very successful tour of regional Australia.

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Belvoir St presents the enthralling Ghenoa Gela in My Urrwai for the Sydney Festival

BY Kabuku | 08-Jan-2018
This January, as part of the Sydney Festival, Belvoir Street Theatre and Performing Lines present the world premiere of My Urrwai, a deeply personal trip into the life stories and culture of Torres Strait Islander dancer, sister, daughter, comic, teacher, TV star and sometime air guitarist Ghenoa Gela.

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Join THECHO!R in 2018, celebrating our 10th year!!!

BY CarolineK | 08-Jan-2018
Melbourne’s most exciting non-auditioned choir, offers another exciting, diverse range of performance opportunities, from pop, 80s music, world music to new works. With our Founding Artistic Director Dr Jonathon Welch AM. We can't wait to Share The Joy in 2018!!! @THE_CHOIR

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Under the Skin of America's Greatest Poet (and most famous recluse)

BY Charlotte Day | 06-Jan-2018
Born under the train tracks in New York City, Dickinson's Room is a site-specific theatrical experiment, dedicated to the mind and art of Emily Dickinson. This February, we bring America’s greatest poet, and most famous recluse, to the Adelaide Fringe.

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HOMETOWN TEXAS: Photographs by Peter Brown, Stories by Joe Holley

BY PDNB Gallery | 06-Jan-2018
Texas is perfect subject matter for both photographer, Peter Brown, and journalist, Joe Holley. Their recent book, Hometown Texas, explores the land and people of this vast state of Texas: East, West, North, South and Central. They illustrate through stories and pictures, the place that shapes a person that defines them as Texans. PDNB Gallery will be exhibiting, Hometown Texas: Photographs by Peter Brown and Stories by Joe Holley, February 17 through May 5, 2018. Peter Brown and Joe Holley, will be signing copies of their book at the opening reception, Saturday, February 17, 2018, from 5-8 PM.

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Britta Lumer - Lange SIcht - opening

BY Daniel Marzona | 06-Jan-2018
In recent decades, Britta Lumer (b. 1965 in Frankfurt am Main) has generated a coherent oeuvre, mostly works on paper, that goes beyond what would be described as mere draftsmanship.

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Summer Family Program at Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria

BY PBP | 05-Jan-2018
Children and families connect with nature and each other during the Summer Family Program at Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria. Botanica – A Village Among the Oak Trees & The Boy who Loved Tiny Things. January 10 – 14.

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Papunya Tjupi Arts 2018

BY Honey Ant Gallery | 04-Jan-2018
Recent works by the talented artists of Papunya Tjupi Arts.

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SLY RAT THEATRE CO. presents William Shakespeare’s Romeo & JULIET

BY SLY RAT THEATRE CO | 03-Jan-2018
For the SLY RAT SHAKESPEARE: 2018 - Proudly supported by MOONEE VALLEY CITY COUNCIL. Following the blockbuster success of A Midsummer Night’s Dream and The Tempest, Melbourne’s ‘Sly Rat Theatre Company’ is trundling its circus back into town to the beautiful Queens Park in Moonee Ponds, proudly supported by Moonee Valley City Council. They’ll be presenting their brand new take on Shakespeare’s most popular and romantic tragedy, Romeo & Juliet at sunset.

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AN AMAZING START FOR 2018 AT AMANDA ADDAMS AUCTIONS

BY Amanda Addams Auctions | 30-Dec-2017
Amanda Addams Auctions – Monday 8th January 2018- Auction starts 6-30 pm. Viewing Saturday 6th 11am to 4 pm. Monday 8th -12 noon to 6 pm.Outstanding and important auction a great start to 2018. Includes the estates: Estates: Kew East. Contents of collector's collections: Kew, Caulfield, Prahran, Toorak, Balwyn.

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Summer Sounds | A World of Music

BY Admin Four Winds | 27-Dec-2017
Summer Sounds | A World of Music | Saturday 27 January | 12noon – 6.30pm | Sound Shell. Come along for a day of great music, fabulous food, plenty of fun, and summery vibes. @FourWindsAU #FourWindsAU #FWSummerSounds

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Neil Taylor | A Distant Now

BY Helen Day | 24-Dec-2017
6-28 Jan 2018. Day Gallery Blackheath. This is Neil Taylor’s first exhibition in his hometown of Blackheath. Neil has held almost 40 one-man shows in Australia, Asia, U.S.A. and the UK.

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Dead Letter Club & Wine

BY Dead Letter Club | 21-Dec-2017
Tired of Twitter, textspeak, emojis, tinder, like buttons and canned responses. "In an age like ours, which is not given to letter-writing, we forget what an important part it used to play in people's lives" - Anatole Broyard. A mashup of creative writing, mystery, parlour games and low commitment pen pals.

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Albion Place - Mascuzzi Jacuzzi Australian Tour 2018

BY Heapsaflash | 20-Dec-2017
With the way across the ditch firmly paved by iconic New Zealand dub roots bands before them (think Fat Freddy’s Drop, Salmonella Sub, Trinity Roots, Black Seeds etc) Albion Place have announced they will be bringing their indie dub music to Australia for the very first time on their ‘Mascuzzi Jacuzzi’ tour this Summer!

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POWERLINE SNEAKERS celebrate big year at The Tote

BY Neumusak | 19-Dec-2017
After a year that they're very happy to have had, Powerline Sneakers celebrate by doing Xmas show at The Tote.

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Leather Lungs: Son of a Preacher

BY Geoffrey Bryan | 19-Dec-2017
A master of falsetto and stiletto, this daring deviant crosses with religion, fist fights with sexuality and discos with dildos. A delightfully naughty cabaret as part of Adelaide Fringe 2018. Warning: contains traces of nuts, (p)leather and Dusty Springfield. #cabaret #leatherlungs #jasonchasland #geoffrebryan

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Tinkerbell and the Dream Fairies Returns With Magical Interactive Theatre For Our Littlest Arts Lovers

BY Sassy Red PR | 17-Dec-2017
Returning from a sell-out season in London, the Tinkerbell and the Dream Fairies musical is back this Summer in Melbourne’s much loved Athenaeum Theatre 2, and Geelong’s Botanic Gardens. #ShakespeareAustralia #ASCFairies #DreamFairies

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Virtual Busker

BY Revelation Perth International Film Festival | 15-Dec-2017
The Virtual Busker is waiting… she wants to play for you, only requiring a small donation in her hat to perform. Don’t worry, there’s no need to part with your own money. Pick up a penny from the bowl and place it in the hat. You may be surprised.

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Alice in Wonderland Returns to the Stunning Ripponlea House and Gardens for Summer Season

BY Sassy Red PR | 15-Dec-2017
From the 9th to the 28th of January, 2018 , Lewis Carroll’s classic story, Alice in Wonderland, comes to life in the beautiful surrounds of Rippon Lea House and Gardens. #ShakespeareAustralia #ASCAlice

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SQUARE SOUNDS ANNOUNCE FINAL CHIPTUNE LINE-UP FOR MELBOURNE BEFORE “GAME OVER”

BY Danae Effern | 15-Dec-2017
Today, Australia’s only chiptune festival announced its final line-up for its 6th instalment, set to take place at 24 Moons on Feb 23 & 24, 2018 – the last before the festival takes an indefinite hiatus. @SquareSounds #SquareSounds @square_sounds

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MY NAME IS JIMI

BY Kabuku PR | 14-Dec-2017
JIMI BANI’S ACCLAIMED SHOW ABOUT FAMILY, CULTURE AND TECHNOLOGY COMES TO BELVOIR ST THEATRE FOR THE SYDNEY FESTIVAL.

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SHAPESHIFTER ANNOUNCE 2018 AUSTRALIAN TOUR DATES & SUPPORTS

BY Danae Effern | 14-Dec-2017
After a winter cooking up new treats for their fans, as well as festival appearances in Europe and Canada, Shapeshifter are returning to Australia for 2 special shows this February. #shapeshifterlivenz @shapeshifterlivenz

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Valley

BY Kabuku PR | 14-Dec-2017
From 15th to 17th February, FORM Dance Projects and Riverside Theatres will present the Australian premiere of 'Valley', a powerful dance performance by Israeli choreographer Omer Backley-Astrachan. Dark and enchanting, Valley is set on a frozen and desolate Arctic island where a small society of four co-exist. Through Backley-Astrachan’s exquisite choreography, 'Valley' explores solitude, vulnerability and sensuality.

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Falsettos The Musical

BY StageArt | 13-Dec-2017
FALSETTOS is the award-winning musical by William Finn about an unconventional, dysfunctional, yet very loving family in New York in the late 1970s.

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REVAMP: 50s, 60s & 70s REVISITED: CELEBRATING FEDUNI'S BALLARAT ART SCHOOLS

BY Post Office Gallery, Arts Academy, Federation University Australia | 13-Dec-2017
Acknowledging the extraordinary achievements of FedUni's Visual Arts alumni who studied at one of our former Ballarat Art Schools, REVAMP is a special opportunity to celebrate 48 visual artists who graduated during the period 1955 to 1979, some of whom have gained national and international recognition.

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The Magic Garden: High tea and Christmas shopping by Gabby Malpas

BY Mickie | 13-Dec-2017
This annual event is just in time for the holidays. ArtSHINE hosts this fantastic event that brings together art and retail. This is a chance to see how an original artwork turns into functional work.

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Peninsula Summer Music Festival

BY Prue Bassett Publicity | 13-Dec-2017
From fiery flamenco and French baroque opera, to the majesty of Grieg and gregarious Gypsy-Balkan swing, the 11th Peninsula Summer Festival (PSMF) presents a cornucopia of musical delights across Victoria’s Mornington Peninsula, from 1 – 8 January 2018. The program features more than 50 Australian and international artists in 16 performances that will fill Mornington Peninsula's wineries and churches with music spanning centuries and continents. Whilst the festival is predominantly classic and new music, there are also concerts featuring flamenco, gypsy, jazz and an interactive show for kids and families.

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Tinariwen Sydney Factory Theatre Performance

BY Heapsaflash | 13-Dec-2017
Grammy-winning Saharan Desert-Rock group, TINARIWEN bring their electrifying live show to Australian shores in early 2018. SYDNEY FACTORY THEATRE PERFORMANCE: THURS MARCH 15

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PACT Presents A Compelling New Performance Installation by James Nguyen from Jan 17th

BY Kabuku | 13-Dec-2017
PACT Centre for Emerging Artists will present the first production in their 2018 AFTERGLOW season, On The Border of Things, an exciting new Australian work by interdisciplinary artist James Nguyen and his uncle Cong Ai Nguyen. #PACTAfterglow @PACTSydney

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