News: Arts

2020 Fringe World Congress to be hosted by Adelaide

Adelaide has been selected as the host city of the 2020 Fringe World Congress, which will be held to coincide with Adelaide Fringe’s 60th anniversary. Established in 2012, the Fringe…

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Jan 18, 2019 Arts / Culture / Entertainment / Events /


Team announced to develop new South Australian Arts Plan

South Australia’s first Arts Plan since 2000 is to be developed over a six month period, with the results due for release mid-year. Former Australia Council Chief Executive Tony…

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Jan 18, 2019 Arts / Culture /


Melbourne’s Lyon Housemuseum expansion set for March opening

Several months later than originally planned, the new Housemuseum Galleries at the Lyon Housemuseum in the Melbourne suburb of Kew is on track for a March opening – with more than a…

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Jan 17, 2019 Arts / Attractions / Venues /


Skills Active Aotearoa announces final award winners for 2018 

A promoter of volunteers and a pair of community exercise heroes were the recipients of the final awards for 2018 from Skills Active Aotearoa, the industry training organisation for…

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Jan 17, 2019 Arts / Education / Fitness / Sport /


Early ticket sales predict ongoing growth of 2019 Adelaide Fringe

Interstate and international visitors are helping to drive a surge in early ticket sales for the Adelaide Fringe. Ticket sales are up 30% compared with the same time last year for the…

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Jan 16, 2019 Arts / Entertainment / Events / Ticketing / Tourism /


Sydney Festival’s strong attendance boosts NSW visitor economy 

With the Sydney Festival - a highlight on the NSW event calendar - attracting visitors from interstate and overseas, Tourism and Transport Forum Chief Executive Margy Osmond sees the…

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Jan 16, 2019 Arts / Culture / Events / Tourism /


Christchurch’s Isaac Theatre Royal names new Chief Executive

David Stock, Chair of the Theatre Royal Charitable Foundation Board has announced the appointment of Bob Mangan as Chief Executive of Christchurch's Isaac Theatre Royal. Stock today…

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Jan 15, 2019 Arts / Entertainment / Venues /


Council set to announce design team for Sutherland Entertainment Centre redevelopment

Sutherland Shire Council is expected to announce the design team that will begin work on the major refurbishment of the Sutherland Entertainment Centre having completed an with Expressions…

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Jan 14, 2019 Arts / Design / Entertainment / Venues /


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Hadley Australia and Series Australia Pty Ltd are the leading quality theatre chair manufacturers in the southern hemisphere. The businesses work closely with architects, interior designers and…

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