News: Arts

Cairns Performing Arts Centre sees rise in attendance and ticket sales

Over 55,000 people attended the new Cairns Performing Arts Centre (CPAC) in its first six months of operation, generating more than $2.5 million in ticket sales. Since its gala opening on…

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Sep 13, 2019 Arts / Culture / Entertainment / Venues /


City of Hobart supports investment in Public Art

In giving its support for the adoption of the City’s draft Public Art Framework, The City of Hobart’s Community, Culture and Events Committee has resolved to consider an…

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Sep 13, 2019 Arts / Culture /


Digital transformation cuts Mandurah Performing Arts Centre workload by 60%

Two years after undertaking a comprehensive digital transformation, Mandurah Performing Arts Centre (ManPAC), the artistic and creative hub for the Peel region in Western Australia, has not…

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Sep 12, 2019 Arts / Entertainment / Events / Technology /


Touring regional performing arts to receive $1.6 million federal funding

11 touring regional performing arts projects are set to receive more than $1.6 million of Federal Government funding through the latest round of the Playing Australia national touring…

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Sep 9, 2019 Arts / Culture / Entertainment / Finance /


Adelaide Biennial announces its theme and artists for 2020

In celebrating its 30th year, the Adelaide Biennial of Australian Art has announced its theme for 2020 and a line-up of trailblazing Australian artists. Staged by the Art Gallery of South…

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Sep 7, 2019 Arts / Events /


Pop-up Globe to be seen by international audiences as of 2020

With its performances across Australia and New Zealand having been seen by more than 650,000 patrons since 2016, the Pop-up Globe’s 2019/20 season will be its last in Australasia for…

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Sep 6, 2019 Arts / Entertainment / Venues /


Builder announced for new Brisbane South Bank performing arts theatre

Lendlease has been announced as the managing contractor to build the new 1500-seat performing arts theatre on Brisbane’s South Bank. Advising that the builder was selected following…

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Sep 5, 2019 Arts / Design / Entertainment / Government / Venues /


TodayTix flags Melbourne’s cultural alternatives to the AFL Grand Final

With the upcoming September long weekend a great opportunity for Melburnians to make the most of an extra day off, for AFL supporters it means cheering on the teams in the Grand Final.…

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Sep 4, 2019 Arts / Culture / Entertainment / Events / Ticketing /


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