News: Arts

Australian Festival of Chamber Music breaks Townsville attendance record

The Australian Festival of Chamber Music (AFCM) has again increased attendance figures with its 27th annual event attracting more people than ever to the region to enjoy fine music. AFCM…

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Aug 15, 2017 Arts / Entertainment / Events / Tourism / Venues /


2018 Australia Council Awards and National Indigenous Arts Awards open for nominations

The Australia Council for the Arts has announced the opening of nominations for its two high profile national arts awards programs. The prestigious Australia Council Awards recognise…

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Aug 13, 2017 Arts / Culture / Entertainment / Marketing /


QPAC’s Cremorne Theatre reborn after $2.3 million refurbishment

The Queensland Performing Arts Centre’s (QPAC) Cremorne Theatre, located in Brisbane’s South Bank precinct, has reopened following a three-month, $2.3 million upgrade. Speaking…

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Aug 9, 2017 Arts / Entertainment / Technology / Venues /


Fringe World report shows importance of Western Australia’s cultural industries

A report on the value of Perth’s 2017 Fringe World shows this year's festival attracted more than 750,000 people and injected $84.3 million into Western Australian's economy.…

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Aug 7, 2017 Arts / Entertainment / Events /


QPAC urges patrons to be cautious when buying tickets from unauthorised sellers

The Queensland Performing Arts Centre (QPAC), and qtix, QPAC’s ticketing entity, are warning the public to be cautious when purchasing tickets for events via alternative online…

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Aug 3, 2017 Arts / Entertainment / Legal / Ticketing / Venues /


Bangarra relocates to temporary Barangaroo home

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander dance company Bangarra are the latest company to depart from Sydney's Walsh Bay as the precinct prepares for major redevelopment. Announcing the…

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Aug 2, 2017 Arts / Entertainment / Venues /


Helpmann Awards recognise Book of Mormon as best musical, Nick Cave and Patti Smith as top concerts

Broadway hit The Book Of Mormon has swept aside Dame Julie Andrews' production of My Fair Lady to win best musical at this year's Helpmann Awards. Presented overnight at…

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Jul 25, 2017 Arts / Entertainment / Marketing / Venues /


New Zealand arts practitioners head to the world’s leading festival city

Creative New Zealand and British Council New Zealand are supporting 11 New Zealand arts practitioners to engage in two bespoke development programmes running alongside the Edinburgh…

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Jul 21, 2017 Arts / Culture / Events /


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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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