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...

Frank Moorhouse honoured by Australia Council

The Australia Council for the Arts has recognised the outstanding contribution of writer Frank Moorhouse AM by awarding him the 2013 Australia Council Award for Lifetime Achievement in Literature. Australia Council Chief...

In Bob We Trust

Beloved of the bereft and abandoned, Father Bob Maguire the irreverent philosopher and working class hero eschews the collar and piousness of his own religion. For almost 40 years he has fought courageously to protect tr...

Bell Shakespeare behind the seen

Following the exciting announcement of its 2014 Season, “a year that balances hard-nosed commentary on conflict and aberrant social behaviour with a generous dollop of magic and fantasy”, Bell Shakespeare is ...

Autopsy On A Dream

Autopsy On a Dream – a controversial and provocative BBC film about the building of the Sydney Opera House, directed by John Weiley in 1968 and thought to be lost for 45 years, will have its first screening on Aust...