Arts sector faces significant cuts

As the Federal Government hands down the 2014 Budget, Australia’s arts sector has been hit with significant cuts, while cultural agencies will see an increase in the Efficiency Dividend. The Government has announce...

Robyn Archer to head Gold Coast culture charge

Internationally-acclaimed artist Robyn Archer AO will lead the Gold Coast’s arts and cultural development ahead of the 2018 Commonwealth Games. Ms Archer has been appointed as the City of Gold Coast’s Strategic Advisor, ...

Shadowland

For the first time in Australia, with more than 100 choreographic works performed in over 64 countries, comes Shadowland – a fusion of shadow theatre, illusions and dance using dynamic screens where exotic creature...

2014 Melbourne Cabaret Festival

Be prepared for dark, edgy, twisted and downright hilarious cabaret at the 5th annual Melbourne Cabaret Festival from Thursday 19 June until Sunday 6 July 2014. Thirty hand-picked shows offer a selection of something spe...

Celebrating Shakespeare’s 450th Birthday

As the world celebrated William Shakespeare’s 450th birthday on Wednesday 23 April, Bell Shakespeare – Australia’s national theatre company specialising in the works of William Shakespeare, kicked off the celebrati...