News: Arts

Queensland Museum reports pre-sale records for Brickman LEGO exhibition

The Queensland Museum has seen pre-sale records - 7,400 tickets sold in only two weeks - for its Brickman LEGO® exhibition featuring 50 displays and more than 1.3 million LEGO®…

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Jun 18, 2021 Arts / Design / Education / Play /

 
 

Dark Mofo festival has government support but creative director questions event’s future

The City of Hobart and Tasmanian Government are once again lending its support to the Dark Mofo festival in 2021 however Dark Mofo's creative director Leigh Carmichael has questioned…

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Jun 17, 2021 Arts / Culture / Entertainment / Events / Tourism /

 
 

New trust to drive return of major musical theatre productions to Wellington

A new trust has been created to drive the return of major musical theatre productions to Wellington. Created by chairwoman Sandy Brewer and three other trustees - Sue Windsor, Carol Reed…

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Jun 17, 2021 Arts / Entertainment / Venues /

 
 

City of Greater Shepparton adopts Community Vision Statement

The City of Greater Shepparton has advised that it’s first ever Community Vision Statement was adopted at a meeting of the Council on Tuesday. The Community Vision describes…

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Jun 17, 2021 Arts / Recreation / Sport / Wellness /

 
 

Bell Shakespeare to revive popular 2020 production of Hamlet

Bell Shakespeare’s 2020 production of Hamlet which received rave reviews before closing only one-and-a-half weeks after opening due to the COVID-19 lockdown in Sydney, will  be…

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Jun 17, 2021 Arts / Culture / Entertainment / Venues /

 
 

Queensland budget looks to reduce deficit

The Queensland Government’s budget for 2021/22 has projected a smaller than expected deficit with a focus on health, education and improving business confidence. Anticipating a…

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Jun 16, 2021 Arts / Environment / Finance / Government / Tourism /

 
 

$480 million to transform Sydney’s Powerhouse Ultimo into design and fashion precinct

In what it says will be the state’s biggest investment in the arts since the building of the Sydney Opera House, the NSW Government has announced a $500 million plan to transform the…

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Jun 16, 2021 Arts / Attractions / Tourism / Venues /

 
 

Over 1100 Australians recognised in 2021 Queen’s Birthday Honours list

The Queen’s Birthday 2021 Honours List has recognised 1,190 Australians with ballet star David McAllister among five people to receive the highest honour, being appointed…

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Jun 15, 2021 Arts / Entertainment / Sport /

 
 

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Augmented Creative

Augmented Creative is an open organization of like-minded and highly dedicated, creative people who conceive, plan and execute visual solutions. We pursue new and innovative visual ideas to help…

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Hadley/Series Australia Pty Ltd

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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