Renowned Australian artist Martin Sharp dies

Renowned Australian artist Martin Sharp has died in Sydney after a long battle with illness. He was aged 71. Sharp came to prominence in the 1960s as an underground cartoonist and was one of three who founded the controv...

New Theatre reveals 2014 Season

Sydney’s New Theatre have announced their exciting season for 2014 that includes two Australian premieres, two Sydney premieres, adaptations of beloved novels, and revivals of a much-loved Australian contemporary p...

2013 Sidney Myer Creative Fellows Announced

Ten of Australia’s most courageous and talented mid-career artists and thought leaders have been announced as the 2013 Sidney Myer Creative Fellows. Announced annually, each Fellow is awarded an unrestricted grant of $16...

Red Stitch announces 2014 Season

New Artistic Director of Red Stitch Theatre, Ella Caldwell has announced her inaugural season for 2014 revealing eight plays including two world premieres, two Australian premieres and four plays never before seen in Vic...

Australia Council releases Annual Report

Australian artists and arts organisations benefited from $174.8 million in funding from the Australia Council for the Arts during 2012-13, with continued focus on investment in artistic vibrancy, excellence and sustainab...

Riverside Theatres announce 2014 Season

Western Sydney’s premiere performing arts venue, Riverside Theatres, has announced an exciting and diverse program of 17 productions that will make up its Main Season from February to December 2014. Launching the Main Se...

The Melbourne King is Crowned

Australian theatre producer John Frost and Opera Australia Artistic Director Lyndon Terracini last night announced that the role of the King in the 2014 Melbourne season of Rodgers and Hammerstein’s classic Broadway musi...