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New Australian auction record, resource on tricky topics for kids, new digital storytelling platform, motorcycle blockbuster for Brisbane, season launches for Vic Opera, Omega Ensemble and others, plus plenty of artist opportunities.
Public sculpture for hope, The National's 2021 artists revealed, auctions hit new records, Inclusive Film Festival, Pinchgut, Griffin, QSO, and Brandenburg all reveal 2021 programs, plus more arts news and opportunities.
A new study conducted by Flinders University and UNSW demonstrates that our assumptions about a genre of music can have an effect on our emotional response before any actual music is heard.
$50M towards Adelaide's Aboriginal Art and Cultures Centre, $2.3 million for country theatres, and a purpose-built storage facility for the state’s major cultural institutions are among the budget highlights.
From Melbourne venues reopening to mentorship opportunities, a report on NT women in music, Opera Australia returning to Uluru, and Sydney Festival unveiling its program – it's another big week of arts news.
A summer season of outdoor events, including a new festival at the Sidney Myer Music Bowl, will help the state’s creative industries get back on their feet and reconnect with audiences.
All principal roles in the production will be played by musical theatre performers from Australia and Aotearoa/New Zealand.
Opera Australia returns to the stage, Adelaide North Terrace one-day music festival, Freda's closing, state theatre companies launch 2021 seasons, talks and project opportunities, plus more arts news.
From a Deadly Denium Workshop to painted car bonnets, weaving workshops to Indigenous Dance Awards, streamed music, markets, and dawn beach smokings - this is the quintessential NAIDOC list to keep you connected.
In Episode 10 of the ArtsHubbub we look at how COVID-19 has reshaped travel for artists and what this means for touring, arts residencies and being inspired.
New festival for Ballarat, Bleach returns, Aust Museum announces reopening, rare Kaurna shield returns home, audio theatre in your home, plenty of opportunities and more arts news.
Youth Theatre Festival goes international, art sales up for auction, in-gallery teen programming back for AGSA, Story Week Festival celebrates spoken word online, new Malthouse Theatre experience, and the latest festival and arts news.
The inaugural Perth International Cabaret Festival will be held in June 2021.
After plans for a previous musical based around the songs of INXS came to naught, a new production is now in development, with impresario Michael Cassel producing.
The war of words between artist Casey Jenkins and the Australia Council has escalated, with high profile artists coming into bat for Jenkins.
New podcast funding, Deadly Fringe is back, $35M bequest for QAGOMA, Orange Gallery redevelopment, Pinchgut turns to film, Children's Book Week and more arts news and opportunities.
‘I’ve learned so much from my mistakes, I’m thinking of making a few more!’
Our online conference will make sense of 2020 and think through the arts as an essential part of the ‘new normal’. With guests from across Australia we look at funding, culturally safe spaces, and digital as a way to expand access.
With unemployment at an all time high curing COVID, these creatives devised new business plans so they could keep arts workers employed and donate money to the charities which helped support them.
Peak orgs are the glue holding a broken sector together and offer advocacy and initiatives for change as we emerge into the world post-COVID.
As we move towards greater gender and race inclusivity at work and in the arts, the representation of disability should not be left behind.
Agency has emerged out of an identified need expressed by cultural leaders, which resonates with Government priorities, academic research and the voice of innovative philanthropists who care deeply about Indigenous people, art and Country.
Arts organisations often forget to innovate, argues La Boite's Zohar Spatz, but they must if we're to achieve true equity in the sector.
Theatre has so much more to offer than economic benefits, argues Professor Julian Meyrick.
As audiences return to the theatre, it's important to promote your brand as well as the work you're staging, says publicist Geoff Sirmai.
A group of artists have put together a map of the abandoned artistic projects for 2020. It's a time capsule of what we missed out on this year due to the pandemic.
This week, as part of our 20x20 series celebrating 20 years of ArtsHub, we revisit the state of art criticism, and ask have things worsened or is there hope yet for diverse Australian criticism?
As media cycles and social media mix the messages of our times, David Pledger argues that artists have a unique responsibility to telling the hard truths with stories that require reflection and depth.
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No shortage of portraits on the Sydney Theatre Company stage as Oscar Wilde is re-envisioned and revered by a remarkable performance, state of the art tech and inspired directorial vision.
The quote describing 'dancers as space-eaters' was not coined with site-specific works directly in mind, but it certainly rings true for the in-situ show SITU-8.
This outstanding play by Angela Murphy welcomes back live theatre performances in Cairns.
After such long confinement His Majesty's grand old theatre opens its doors once again.
The original Maestro 10 Concert by the Queensland Symphony Orchestra (QSO) in 2020 had been scheduled for this weekend.
Aurélien Scannella celebrates eight years as Artistic Director of the West Australian Ballet company.
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