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Upcoming Shows

Postponed – Date TBA – The Holidays [Queensland]
Monday July 20, 2020

Bille Brown Theatre, Brisbane Queensland, Australia

(Postponed – Date TBA) The Holidays is a show for sons, fathers, grandfathers, and anyone who loves one.

Postponed - Date TBA - The Holidays [Queensland]
Do Not Go Gentle (Malthouse) [Melbourne]
Saturday August 1, 2020

Malthouse Theatre, Southbank Victoria, Australia

Robert Falcon Scott’s 1912 diary of his Antarctic adventure intertwines with a man in the present who also faces a struggle to survive.

Do Not Go Gentle (Malthouse) [Melbourne]
Cancelled – The Happy Prince (La Boite) [Brisbane]
Tuesday August 4, 2020

Roundhouse Theatre, Kelvin Grove QLD, Australia

Cancelled

Cancelled - The Happy Prince  (La Boite) [Brisbane]
Cancelled – The Children [Queensland]
Monday August 10, 2020

The Cremorne Theatre (QPAC), Brisbane Queensland, Australia

Cancelled

Cancelled - The Children [Queensland]
Postponed – Date TBA: Boy Swallows Universe [Queensland]
Monday September 7, 2020

Playhouse, QPAC, Brisbane Queensland, Australia

(Postponed – Date TBA) Beset by chaos on all sides, a run-in with the local crime king and his henchman sets a 13 year old with the old soul on a journey to find out what kind of a man he is going to be.

Postponed - Date TBA: Boy Swallows Universe [Queensland]
Cancelled – Brothers Book Club (La Boite) [Brisbane]
Tuesday September 15, 2020

Roundhouse Theatre, Kelvin Grove QLD, Australia

Cancelled

Cancelled - Brothers Book Club (La Boite) [Brisbane]
Magic Beach [Victoria]
Wednesday September 23, 2020

Bunjil Place, Narre Warren VIC, Australia

Alison Lester AM’s classic book comes to life in a wonderful world of text, song, light, shadow and movement for kids and their adults to enjoy.

Magic Beach [Victoria]
Postponed – Date TBA: Prima Facie [Queensland]
Monday October 19, 2020

Bille Brown Theatre, Brisbane Queensland, Australia

(Postponed – Date TBA) Suzie Miller’s urgent, gripping one-woman show combines wry humour, raw emotion and an unforgettable character. In a post-#MeToo world, it’s a stinging rebuke to a flawed legal system, and a clarion call to change the rules.

Postponed - Date TBA: Prima Facie  [Queensland]
Rod Stewart (Live In Concert) [Sydney]
Wednesday October 21, 2020

Qudos Bank Arena, Sydney New South Wales, Australia

Returning to Australia in 2020 for The Hits! tour, a 50 year celebration of his stellar career…and this time with Auslan access.

Rod Stewart (Live In Concert) [Sydney]
Rod Stewart (Live In Concert) [Hunter Valley, NSW]
Saturday October 24, 2020

Roche Estate, Pokolbin, Pokolbin New South Wales, Australia

Still, at the very top of his game! Returning to Australia in 2020 for The Hits! tour, a 50 year celebration of his stellar career…and this time, with Auslan access.

Rod Stewart (Live In Concert) [Hunter Valley, NSW]
Rod Stewart (Live In Concert) [Melbourne]
Wednesday October 28, 2020

Rod Laver Arena, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Returning to Australia in 2020 for The Hits! tour, a 50 year celebration of his stellar career…and this time, with Auslan access.

Rod Stewart (Live In Concert) [Melbourne]
Rod Stewart (Live In Concert) [Canberra, ACT]
Wednesday November 4, 2020

Federation Mall, Canberra, Canberra Australian Capital Territory, Australia

Still, at the very top of his game! Returning to Australia in 2020 for The Hits! tour, a 50 year celebration of his stellar career…and this time, with Auslan access.

Rod Stewart (Live In Concert) [Canberra, ACT]
Alanis Morissette [Perth]
Thursday November 12, 2020

RAC ARENA, Perth Western Australia, Australia

SOLD OUT – Alanis Morissette is bringing her 2020 World Tour celebrating 25 years of “Jagged Little Pill”

Alanis Morissette [Perth]
Loaded (Malthouse) [Melbourne]
Friday November 13, 2020

Malthouse Theatre, Southbank Victoria, Australia

Directed by Stephen Nicolazzo (Merciless Gods), this queer migrant history comes spilling out across the four corners of Melbourne.

Loaded (Malthouse) [Melbourne]
Alanis Morissette [Melbourne]
Saturday November 14, 2020

Rod Laver Arena, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

NEW DATE – Alanis Morissette is bringing her 2020 World Tour celebrating 25 years of “Jagged Little Pill”

Alanis Morissette [Melbourne]
Alanis Morissette [Melbourne]
Sunday November 15, 2020

Rod Laver Arena, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

SOLD OUT – Alanis Morissette is bringing her 2020 World Tour celebrating 25 years of “Jagged Little Pill”

Alanis Morissette [Melbourne]
Alanis Morissette [Sydney]
Tuesday November 17, 2020

Qudos Bank Arena, Sydney Olympic Park NSW , Australia

SOLD OUT!

Alanis Morissette [Sydney]
Harry Styles [Perth]
Wednesday December 2, 2020

Perth Arena, Perth WA, Australia

The tour is in celebration of Harry’s critically acclaimed second solo #1 album, “Fine Line,” which features the singles ‘Light’s Up,’ ‘Adore You,’ and ‘Watermelon Sugar.’

Harry Styles [Perth]
Tim Minchin – Back [Brisbane]
Tuesday January 19, 2021

Fortitude Music Hall, Brisbane Queensland, Australia

TIM MINCHIN, internationally renowned award-winning musician, comedian, actor, writer and composer, will return to the Australian stage!

Tim Minchin - Back [Brisbane]
Tim Minchin – Back [Sydney]
Sunday January 31, 2021

Enmore Theatre, Sydney New South Wales, Australia

TIM MINCHIN, internationally renowned award-winning musician, comedian, actor, writer and composer, will return to the Australian stage!

Tim Minchin - Back [Sydney]
Backstreet Boys (concert) [Sydney]
Saturday May 8, 2021

Qudos Bank Arena, Sydney New South Wales, Australia

Get your group together, because the biggest selling Boy Band of all time (100 million albums), the BACKSTREET BOYS are heading back to Australia in 2020 for a national arena tour.

Backstreet Boys (concert) [Sydney]

 

 

Past Shows

Postponed – Bluey’s Big Play The Stage Show [Melbourne]
Thursday July 2, 2020

Arts Centre Melbourne, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Postponed – See Bluey, Bingo, Mum and Dad as you’ve never seen them before

Postponed - Bluey's Big Play The Stage Show [Melbourne]
We Are Nemeses: Talking Experimental Comedy [Live Stream]
Monday June 29, 2020


This pair had their Melbourne International Comedy Festival show cancelled due to the pandemic, but their toxic and unnecessary creative collaboration stops for no one!

We Are Nemeses: Talking Experimental Comedy [Live Stream]
Amazing Babes [Live Streamed]
Tuesday June 23, 2020


Gather once again for our special closing night as we’re joined by an incredible line-up of artists to honour the amazing babes in our lives – from the familial to the fictional and beyond.

Amazing Babes [Live Streamed]
CANCELLED – Signature [Melbourne]
Friday June 19, 2020

Theatre Works, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

CANCELLED

CANCELLED - Signature [Melbourne]
Growing Up Disabled in Australia [Live Streamed]
Friday June 19, 2020


Contributors from Growing Up Disabled in Australia discuss what it has meant to postpone the release of their book, as well as the specific barriers and complexities that disabled writers face during this pandemic

Growing Up Disabled in Australia [Live Streamed]
Live-stream: We Are Nemeses: Talking Experimental Comedy [Online Event]
Thursday June 11, 2020


Vidya Rajan and Alistair Baldwin are Nemeses, a newly formed and already dysfunctional comedy duo. The pair had their Melbourne International Comedy Festival show cancelled due to the pandemic, but their toxic and unnecessary creative collaboration stops for no one!

Live-stream: We Are Nemeses: Talking Experimental Comedy [Online Event]
Cancelled – K-BOX (Malthouse) [Melbourne]
Tuesday June 9, 2020

Malthouse Theatre, Southbank Victoria, Australia

Cancelled

Cancelled - K-BOX (Malthouse) [Melbourne]
CANCELLED – St Joan Of The Stockyards (La Boite) [Brisbane]
Tuesday June 9, 2020

Roundhouse Theatre, Kelvin Grove QLD, Australia

Cancelled

CANCELLED - St Joan Of The Stockyards (La Boite) [Brisbane]
Postponed – Giggle and Hoot [Adelaide]
Thursday April 23, 2020

Adelaide Festival Centre (Space Theatre), Adelaide South Australia, Australia

New date will be announced soon

Postponed - Giggle and Hoot [Adelaide]
Cancelled – Adam Hills Shoes Half Full – second show – (MICF) [Melbourne]
Sunday April 19, 2020

Athenaeum Theatre, Melbourne , Australia

Cancelled

Cancelled - Adam Hills Shoes Half Full - second show -  (MICF) [Melbourne]
Cancelled – Cy Fahey – Thinking Man’s Bogan (MICF) [Melbourne]
Sunday April 19, 2020

Belgian Beer Cafe, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

In his debut solo hour, Cy puts his unique tongue-in-cheek spin on getting older, online dating and identity politics. No dark stories or personal journeys. Just a mic, punchlines and your laughter!

Cancelled - Cy Fahey - Thinking Man's Bogan (MICF) [Melbourne]
Cancelled – Annie Louey’s Big Break (MICF) [Melbourne]
Saturday April 18, 2020

Chinese Museum – Tea Room, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Cancelled

Cancelled - Annie Louey's Big Break (MICF) [Melbourne]
Cancelled – Annie & Bianka (We Want To Be Better) Mother’s Daughters (MICF) [Melbourne]
Saturday April 18, 2020

Trades Hall – The Bookshop, Trades Hall – Archive Room, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Cancelled

Cancelled - Annie & Bianka (We Want To Be Better) Mother's Daughters (MICF) [Melbourne]
Cancelled – The Breast of The Fest (MICF) [Melbourne]
Friday April 17, 2020

Trades Hall, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Known for their sharp power suits and even sharper jokes, The Breast of The Fest showcases Melbourne’s best emerging comedians, plus surprise guest breasts on various nights. 

Cancelled - The Breast of The Fest (MICF) [Melbourne]
Cancelled – Marvel Universe Live! [Sydney]
Friday April 17, 2020

Qudos Bank Arena, Sydney Olympic Park NSW , Australia

Cancelled

Cancelled - Marvel Universe Live! [Sydney]
Cancelled – Charity Werk: Drama Queen (MICF) [Melbourne]
Thursday April 16, 2020

Trades Hall – The Evatt Room, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Charity is kind. Charity is pure. Charity is an absolute Drama Queen.

Cancelled - Charity Werk: Drama Queen (MICF) [Melbourne]
Postponed – Giggle and Hoot [Brisbane]
Thursday April 16, 2020

Brisbane Powerhouse, Brisbane Queensland, Australia

New date will be announced soon

Postponed - Giggle and Hoot [Brisbane]
Cancelled – Tom Ballard Grandiloquent (MICF) [Melbourne]
Wednesday April 15, 2020

SLV – Isabella Fraser Room (Entry 5, Cnr La Trobe & Russell Sts), Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Grandiloquent: adj. pompous or extravagant in language, style or manner, especially in a way that is intended to impress.

Cancelled - Tom Ballard Grandiloquent (MICF) [Melbourne]
Cancelled – Whatchu Talkin’ ‘Bout Wil? (MICF) [Melbourne]
Wednesday April 15, 2020

The Comedy Theatre, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Whatchu Talkin’ ‘Bout Wil? is a completely improvised night of stand-up comedy. Ten shows only, every show completely different, made up on the spot with the help of the audience.

Cancelled - Whatchu Talkin’ 'Bout Wil? (MICF) [Melbourne]
Cancelled – Zoe Coombs Marr – Agony! Misery! (MICF) [Melbourne]
Monday April 13, 2020

Melbourne Town Hall, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

‘The funniest hour of the Fringe.’ The Guardian (UK)

Cancelled - Zoe Coombs Marr - Agony! Misery! (MICF) [Melbourne]
Cancelled – Adam Hills Shoes Half Full (MICF) [Melbourne]
Sunday April 12, 2020

Athenaeum Theatre, Melbourne , Australia

Cancelled

Cancelled - Adam Hills Shoes Half Full (MICF) [Melbourne]
Cancelled – Marvel Universe Live! [Brisbane]
Saturday April 11, 2020

Brisbane Entertainment Centre, Brisbane Queensland, Australia

Cancelled

Cancelled - Marvel Universe Live! [Brisbane]
Cancelled – Randy Feltface – Modus Operandy (MICF) [Melbourne]
Thursday April 9, 2020

Melbourne Town Hall, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Randy returns home to Australia with an hour of stand-up comedy so unflinchingly relevant you’ll feel like you should be taking notes.

Cancelled - Randy Feltface - Modus Operandy (MICF) [Melbourne]
Cancelled – Diana Nguyen Chasing Keanu Reeves (MICF) [Melbourne]
Thursday April 9, 2020

Greek Centre – Zeus, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Chasing her eggs, camino chasing, chasing Keanu Reeves in no particular order, and her Mum’s opinion on the topic of her and men, Diana Nguyen is ready for the chase.

Cancelled - Diana Nguyen Chasing Keanu Reeves (MICF) [Melbourne]
Cancelled – Alice Tovey: Doggo (MICF) [Melbourne]
Thursday April 9, 2020

The Butterfly Club, Melbourne VIC, Australia

Rooted in self-reflection, catharsis and silliness, Doggo is Alice Tovey’s most ambitious work to date.

Cancelled - Alice Tovey: Doggo (MICF) [Melbourne]
Cancelled – Tommy Little – I’ll See Myself Out (MICF) [Melbourne]
Wednesday April 8, 2020

The Comedy Theatre, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Come and hear what Tommy’s been up to since you last saw him. You can be sure it will be foolish, funny as hell and probably his own fault.

Cancelled - Tommy Little - I'll See Myself Out (MICF) [Melbourne]
Cancelled – Cal Wilson – Open Book (MICF) [Melbourne]
Wednesday April 8, 2020

Victoria Hotel, Melbourne VIC, Australia

Cal’s been at this whole life thing for a while now, but she still hasn’t quite nailed it. How can you reach your potential when someone left it on the top shelf?

Cancelled - Cal Wilson - Open Book (MICF) [Melbourne]
Cancelled – Giggle and Hoot [Melbourne]
Wednesday April 8, 2020

Arts Centre Melbourne, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Cancelled

Cancelled - Giggle and Hoot [Melbourne]
Cancelled – Bobby Macumber is Extra [Melbourne]
Tuesday April 7, 2020

Loop Bar, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Bobby is a Drama Queen with no drama background.

Cancelled - Bobby Macumber is Extra [Melbourne]
Cancelled – Diana Nguyen and Friends Deadly and Diverse Comedy (MICF) [Melbourne]
Sunday April 5, 2020

Storyville, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Sunday comedy from all flags of the world, starting with the stories of the deadly to the stories of all diverse comedians.

Cancelled - Diana Nguyen and Friends Deadly and Diverse Comedy (MICF) [Melbourne]
Cancelled – Billy Elliot The Musical [Melbourne]
Saturday April 4, 2020

Regent Theatre, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Cancelled

Cancelled - Billy Elliot The Musical [Melbourne]
Postponed – ShoreShocked 2020 [North Sydney]
Saturday April 4, 2020

St Leonards Park, North Sydney NSW, Australia

A new date will be advised ASAP

Postponed - ShoreShocked 2020 [North Sydney]
Cancelled – Marvel Universe Live! [Melbourne]
Friday April 3, 2020

Rod Laver Arena, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Cancelled

Cancelled - Marvel Universe Live! [Melbourne]
Cancelled – Wil Anderson – Wilegal (MICF) [Melbourne]
Wednesday April 1, 2020

The Comedy Theatre, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Return season of Wil’s smash-hit, critically acclaimed opus.

Cancelled - Wil Anderson - Wilegal (MICF) [Melbourne]
Cancelled – Charlie and the War Against the Grannies [Melbourne]
Wednesday April 1, 2020

Arts Centre Melbourne, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Cancelled

Cancelled - Charlie and the War Against the Grannies [Melbourne]
Cancelled – Marvel Universe Live! [Adelaide]
Saturday March 28, 2020

Adelaide Entertainment Centre, Adelaide South Australia, Australia

Cancelled

Cancelled - Marvel Universe Live! [Adelaide]
Cancelled – Casey Kids Carnival [Victoria]
Saturday March 28, 2020

Akoonah Park, Berwick VIC, Australia

The Casey Kids Carnival is a free day of activities for children of all ages. The event will include live performers, rides, interactive games, roving entertainers, face painters, art and crafts and live animals

Cancelled - Casey Kids Carnival [Victoria]
Cancelled – Mormon Girl (MICF) [Melbourne]
Friday March 27, 2020

Shell Room, Malthouse Theatre, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Mormon Girl is Jess Knight’s hilarious, bizarre and beautiful coming of age story.

Cancelled - Mormon Girl (MICF) [Melbourne]
Cancelled -Jacci Pillar Tardy: Ready and Disabled (MICF) [Melbourne]
Friday March 27, 2020

Laneway Learning – Room 17, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Literal comedy for those embracing disability pride and giving the middle finger to ableism.  

Cancelled -Jacci Pillar Tardy: Ready and Disabled (MICF) [Melbourne]
Cancelled – Charlie and the War Against the Grannies (Schools Performance) [Melbourne]
Thursday March 26, 2020

Arts Centre Melbourne, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Cancelled

Cancelled - Charlie and the War Against the Grannies (Schools Performance) [Melbourne]
Triple X [Queensland]
Monday March 23, 2020

Bille Brown Theatre, Brisbane Queensland, Australia

From the wickedly funny pen of Australian-born, New York-based playwright, comedienne and performer Glace Chase, this play is an hilarious, honest and emotionally affecting look at entitlement, hypocrisy, and the realities of love.

Triple X  [Queensland]
Cancelled – SEASONS in Blak Box [Melbourne]
Sunday March 22, 2020

Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Cancelled

Cancelled - SEASONS in Blak Box [Melbourne]
Cancelled – Moonah Taste of the World Festival 2020 [Tasmania]
Sunday March 22, 2020

Benjafield Park, Hobart Tasmania, Australia

Moonah Taste of the World Festival is a unique, multicultural event that celebrates the rich cultural diversity of Southern Tasmania.

Cancelled - Moonah Taste of the World Festival 2020 [Tasmania]
Cancelled – END OF. by Ash Flanders [Melbourne]
Thursday March 19, 2020

Northcote Town Hall, Northcote VIC, Australia

Cancelled

Cancelled - END OF. by Ash Flanders [Melbourne]
Melbourne Pride 2021 Community Consultation Fitzroy [Melbourne]
Thursday March 19, 2020


Updated to an online interactive workshop. Read more…

Melbourne Pride 2021 Community Consultation Fitzroy [Melbourne]
Cancelled – Ellen Broad: Artificial Intelligence (MDW 2020) [Melbourne]
Thursday March 19, 2020

NGV International, MELBOURNE VIC, Australia

AI influences our lives whether we notice it or not. But who designs them, and who decides their influence?

Cancelled - Ellen Broad: Artificial Intelligence (MDW 2020) [Melbourne]
Postponed – Inclusive Design & Wellbeing (MDW 2020) [Melbourne]
Wednesday March 18, 2020

Meat Market, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

An interactive Discussion – What is Inclusive Design and how does it relate to wellbeing?

Postponed - Inclusive Design & Wellbeing (MDW 2020) [Melbourne]
Cancelled – Bas Van Abel: Dark Matter (MDW 2020) [Melbourne]
Wednesday March 18, 2020

NGV International, MELBOURNE VIC, Australia

We live in a world of hyper-communication. And yet our current communication infrastructure, in particular mobile phones, holds a fascinating paradox.

Cancelled - Bas Van Abel: Dark Matter (MDW 2020) [Melbourne]
Cancelled – Existence As Resistance (The Wheeler Centre) [Melbourne]
Tuesday March 17, 2020

The Wheeler Centre, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Our panel will talk self-care, safe spaces and changing the world from the ground up.

Cancelled - Existence As Resistance (The Wheeler Centre) [Melbourne]
Virtual Intimacy [Melbourne]
Friday March 13, 2020

Martyn Myer Arena – 26 Grant St, Melbourne, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Virtual Intimacy explores our relationships with technology and the ways it shapes our connection with others.

Virtual Intimacy [Melbourne]
How on Earth (The Wheeler Centre) [Melbourne]
Friday March 13, 2020

Athenaeum Theatre, Melbourne , Australia

Christiana Figueres, the architect of the 2015 Paris Agreement, sees the 2020s as a critical moment of opportunity – the ‘golden decade’ – in the future of our species and our planet. 

How on Earth (The Wheeler Centre) [Melbourne]
Cricket: Gillette ODI: Australia vs New Zealand [Sydney]
Friday March 13, 2020

SCG, Moore Park NSW , Australia

Sydney Cricket Ground will AUS vs NZ

Cricket: Gillette ODI: Australia vs New Zealand [Sydney]
Fire & Forests with David Lindenmayer [Melbourne]
Tuesday March 10, 2020

Melbourne Zoo, Parkville VIC, Australia

TICKETS SOLD OUT

Fire & Forests with David Lindenmayer [Melbourne]
Bette Midler (Chillout Festival) [Victoria]
Sunday March 8, 2020

Chillout Daylesford, Daylesford - Hepburn Springs Victoria, Australia

Come and see the fabulous Maureen Andrews as the Divine Bette Midler

Bette Midler (Chillout Festival) [Victoria]
Women in Art and Design (International Women’s Day) [Melbourne]
Sunday March 8, 2020

Clemenger Auditorium, NGV, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

On International Women’s Day, guests from Melbourne’s arts community reflect on the ongoing persistence and ambition of creative women.

Women in Art and Design (International Women's Day) [Melbourne]
Advocacy at the intersections (Chillout Festival) [Victoria]
Sunday March 8, 2020

Chillout Daylesford, Daylesford - Hepburn Springs Victoria, Australia

Accessibility and inclusion is more than just a checklist. How can all of us do better at advocating alongside, and practicing allyship with, LGBTIQ+ people with disabilities?

Advocacy at the intersections (Chillout Festival) [Victoria]
Chillout Carnival Day [Melbourne]
Sunday March 8, 2020

Daylesford – Victoria Park, Daylesford VIC, Australia

ChillOut, Australia’s number one Queer Country Pride festival, ­is held in the gay capital of regional Victoria – Daylesford – in Hepburn Shire.

Chillout Carnival Day [Melbourne]
FABAlice Festival – Drag Performance [Alice Springs]
Saturday March 7, 2020

FABAlice Festival, Alice Springs Northern Territory, Australia

Drag, Glitter, Races  & Performances

FABAlice Festival - Drag Performance [Alice Springs]
VAL – A Campfire Kiki With Mother (Daylesford) [Victoria]
Friday March 6, 2020

Daylesford – Hepburn Springs, Daylesford - Hepburn Springs Victoria, Australia

#VAL explores the very specific, layered and precious relationship that queer kids have with their mothers.

VAL - A Campfire Kiki With Mother (Daylesford) [Victoria]
Tim Minchin – Back [Perth]
Friday March 6, 2020

Crown Perth, Perth Western Australia, Australia

TIM MINCHIN, internationally renowned award-winning musician, comedian, actor, writer and composer, will return to the Australian stage!

Tim Minchin - Back [Perth]
FABAlice Festival – Drag Carnival [Alice Springs]
Friday March 6, 2020

FABAlice Festival, Alice Springs Northern Territory, Australia

Drag, Glitter, Races  & Performances

FABAlice Festival - Drag Carnival [Alice Springs]
Storytime presented by Vision Australia’s Feelix Library (SLV) [Melbourne]
Friday March 6, 2020

State Library of Victoria, Melbourne , Australia

Experience a tactile Storytime and craft session presented by Vision Australia’s Feelix Library.

Storytime presented by Vision Australia’s Feelix Library (SLV) [Melbourne]
Queerstories (Maeve Marsden) [Brisbane]
Thursday March 5, 2020

Brisbane Powerhouse, Brisbane Queensland, Australia

Join host Maeve Marsden, along with a line up of stars and strangers, for a night of queer stories, unexpected tales of lives well lived and battles fought, pride, prejudice, love and humour.

Queerstories (Maeve Marsden) [Brisbane]
Andy Griffiths (SLV) [Melbourne]
Thursday March 5, 2020

State Library of Victoria, Melbourne , Australia

Join us for a special Story Talks session with one of Australia’s most popular children’s authors, Andy Griffiths!

Andy Griffiths (SLV) [Melbourne]
Melbourne Pride Festival 2021 [Melbourne]
Tuesday March 3, 2020

Ross House, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

The celebration will be an inspirational show of Pride and a reflection of 40 years “road to Pride”.

Melbourne Pride Festival 2021 [Melbourne]
Asia Society At NGV: WOMENOMICS IN JAPAN [Melbourne]
Monday March 2, 2020

Clemenger Auditorium, NGV, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Japanese Modernism explores the increasing socially liberated status of Japanese women in the 1920s and 1930s.

Asia Society At NGV: WOMENOMICS IN JAPAN [Melbourne]
Frocking Hilarious (Brisbane Comedy Festival) [Brisbane]
Sunday March 1, 2020

Brisbane Powerhouse, Brisbane Queensland, Australia

Australia’s sirens of comedy hit the stage together in a laugh-out-loud evening in support of ActionAid and their work promoting women’s rights across more than 40 countries.

Frocking Hilarious (Brisbane Comedy Festival) [Brisbane]
HIGHWAY TO HELL (Perth Festival) [Perth]
Sunday March 1, 2020

Canning Hwy, Perth Western Australia, Australia

We’re reclaiming the iconic Canning Highway and turning it into the world’s longest stage for a day!

HIGHWAY TO HELL (Perth Festival) [Perth]
Black Ties [Melbourne]
Saturday February 29, 2020

Arts Centre Melbourne, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Ambitious and career focused, Kane and Hera now have their perfect future all mapped out. There’s one thing they can’t control…their families!

Black Ties [Melbourne]
The Great Waves of Fashion in Japan (NGV) [Melbourne]
Saturday February 29, 2020

Clemenger Auditorium, NGV, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

In every era the inventions of Japanese fashion have been fascinating and revolutionary.

The Great Waves of Fashion in Japan (NGV) [Melbourne]
Double Delicious [Melbourne]
Friday February 28, 2020

Rosina Auditorium, Abbotsford Convent, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Double Delicious offers a taste of the meals that mean everything to five fascinating public figures.

Double Delicious [Melbourne]
MYTHOLOGIES [Melbourne]
Friday February 28, 2020

Signal Northbank Flinders Walk, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

In a special one-night event hosted at Signal, join Komang for the launch of her first single ‘Dewi’ with a host of Indonesian-Australian creatives in a night of music, DJs and spoken word.

MYTHOLOGIES [Melbourne]
I’m A Phoenix, Bitch (Perth Festival) [Perth]
Friday February 28, 2020

Studio Underground, Perth Western Australia, Australia

Combining personal stories with epic film, soundscapes and ethereal music, Bryony creates a powerful, dark and joyful work about motherhood, heartbreak and finding inner strength.

I'm A Phoenix, Bitch (Perth Festival) [Perth]
NEIGHBOURHOOD (APAM) [Melbourne]
Friday February 28, 2020

Meat Market, North Melbourne , Australia

For the last day of APAM, at NEIGHBOURHOOD, we will gather and talk to share stories, listen, and learn from each other.

NEIGHBOURHOOD (APAM) [Melbourne]
Melbourne Conversations: Affordable Housing [Melbourne]
Thursday February 27, 2020

The Commons QV, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Come an hear answers from architects, policy-makers and people with lived experience of housing stress. Let’s keep housing in Melbourne open to all.

Melbourne Conversations: Affordable Housing [Melbourne]
SMOKE AND FIRE (APAM EVENTS AT THE MALTHOUSE)
Wednesday February 26, 2020

Malthouse Theatre, Southbank Victoria, Australia

Jason Tamiru, Yorta Yorta man and Malthouse Theatre Producer curates Smoke and Fire Yarns – local people, telling local stories.

SMOKE AND FIRE (APAM EVENTS AT THE MALTHOUSE)
The Wheeler Centre Storytelling Gala: 2020 Hindsight [Melbourne]
Tuesday February 25, 2020

Athenaeum Theatre, Melbourne , Australia

Wielding an impressive line-up of Australian writers, we invited our speakers and audience alike to reflect on the stories that make us who we are – and to mark the beginning of our own.

The Wheeler Centre Storytelling Gala: 2020 Hindsight [Melbourne]
The Neighbourhood (La Boite) [Brisbane]
Tuesday February 25, 2020

Roundhouse Theatre, Kelvin Grove QLD, Australia

The Neighbourhood promises an evening of honest, authentic, and deeply moving theatre, imbued with a sense of hope, power and recognition. 

The Neighbourhood (La Boite) [Brisbane]
APAM Gathering at Asia TOPA [Melbourne]
Monday February 24, 2020

MPAVILLION – QUEEN VICTORIA GARDENS, MELBOURNE., Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Join us as the APAM Gathering at Asia TOPA commences with a Welcome to Country from Traditional Owners and welcomes from APAM, Asia TOPA and Arts Centre Melbourne, the Australia Council for the Arts and Creative Victoria.

APAM Gathering at Asia TOPA [Melbourne]
Neil Gaiman (Perth Festival) [Perth]
Sunday February 23, 2020

Perth Concert Hall, Perth Western Australia, Australia

Spend an afternoon with one of world’s most renowned storytellers at this once-in-a-lifetime event.

Neil Gaiman (Perth Festival) [Perth]
How It Feels To Be Free (Perth Festival) [Perth]
Sunday February 23, 2020

Octagon Theatre UWA, Perth Western Australia, Australia

Join in a discussion about place, belonging and justice in Australia

How It Feels To Be Free  (Perth Festival) [Perth]
Representation Starts Here (Women in Film and Television Victoria) [Melbourne]
Sunday February 23, 2020

Cinema, RMIT Building 80, 445 Swanston St, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

A panel of filmmakers exploring gender diversity, ethnicity, sexuality, disability, and age on screen and off.

Representation Starts Here (Women in Film and Television Victoria) [Melbourne]
Storytelling and Songs (Perth Festival) [Perth]
Sunday February 23, 2020

Octagon Theatre UWA, Perth Western Australia, Australia

Join top children’s author Julia Donaldson, her guitar-playing husband Malcolm and friends for an out-of-this-world show full of songs and storytelling.

Storytelling and Songs  (Perth Festival) [Perth]
Literature and Ideas (Perth Festival – Amphitheatre) [Perth]
Sunday February 23, 2020

Amphitheatre, UWA, Perth Western Australia, Australia

A full day of Auslan accessible talks.

Literature and Ideas (Perth Festival - Amphitheatre) [Perth]
The Sound Of Picture Books – 2 sessions (Perth Festival) [Perth]
Sunday February 23, 2020

Octagon Theatre UWA, Perth Western Australia, Australia

Celebrate our free family fun day with The Sound of Picture Books and experience a picture come to life before your eyes – and ears!

The Sound Of Picture Books - 2 sessions (Perth Festival) [Perth]
Cheeky Dogs – Workshop (Perth Festival) [Perth]
Sunday February 23, 2020

The University of Western Australia, Somerville Auditorium, Perth Western Australia, Australia

Get to know the artist, learn some Auslan and draw your very own cheeky dog inspired by Dion’s creations and the pair’s award-winning books.

Cheeky Dogs - Workshop (Perth Festival) [Perth]
Story Club At The Heartbreak Hotel (Perth Festival) [Perth]
Saturday February 22, 2020

Octagon Theatre UWA, Perth Western Australia, Australia

Join us at Story Club where the tales are true, often twisted and heavy on the TMI factor.

Story Club At The Heartbreak Hotel (Perth Festival) [Perth]
Amanda Palmer (Perth Festival) [Perth]
Saturday February 22, 2020

Perth Concert Hall, Perth Western Australia, Australia

Experience her raw emotion, intensely personal lyrics, incredible musicality and intimate interplay with the audience

Amanda Palmer (Perth Festival) [Perth]
What If It Works? / Amar (Moon) + Panel (MWFF) [Melbourne]
Saturday February 22, 2020

Cinema 6 at Palace Kino Cinemas, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Join us for this special event screening of What If It Works? and Amar (Moon). This session features a post-screening panel with filmmakers discussing representation of disability on screen.

What If It Works? / Amar (Moon) + Panel (MWFF) [Melbourne]
Let’s Take Over [Melbourne]
Saturday February 22, 2020

Northcote Town Hall, Northcote VIC, Australia

LET’S TAKE OVER is a one night only free arts festival produced by 10 multidisciplinary young artists aged 16 – 25 years.

Let’s Take Over [Melbourne]
Walk Like A Man (Perth Festival) [Perth]
Saturday February 22, 2020

Octagon Theatre UWA, Perth Western Australia, Australia

Learn from three writers as they explain how their writing documents and charts masculinity in the 21st century.

Walk Like A Man  (Perth Festival) [Perth]
Rawcus – FANATICUS [Melbourne]
Saturday February 22, 2020

Peanut Farm Reserve, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Fanaticus Pop Up will be a playful, inclusive, fun and entertaining event.

Rawcus - FANATICUS [Melbourne]
Unmoderated: Sanam Maher On Sex (Perth Festival) [Perth]
Saturday February 22, 2020

Octagon Theatre UWA, Perth Western Australia, Australia

Join Maher as she talks about the meaning of Sex in one of the world’s most dynamic and complex countries, with a few pointers for thinking through Australia’s own challenges with gender and violence. 

Unmoderated: Sanam Maher On Sex (Perth Festival) [Perth]
Unmoderated: Maria Tumarkin On Power (Perth Festival) [Perth]
Saturday February 22, 2020

Octagon Theatre UWA, Perth Western Australia, Australia

Tumarkin is an honest and serious speaker and her commentary is full of a humility and wit that make her a must-see guest at this year’s festival.

Unmoderated: Maria Tumarkin On Power (Perth Festival) [Perth]
Unmoderated: Rick Morton on Money (Perth Festival) [Perth]
Saturday February 22, 2020

Octagon Theatre UWA, Perth Western Australia, Australia

In One Hundred Years of Dirt, his searing memoir of growing up in rural Australia, Morton provides a condemning account of the class system in this country.

Unmoderated: Rick Morton on Money (Perth Festival) [Perth]
Literature and Ideas (Perth Festival – Amphitheatre) [Perth]
Saturday February 22, 2020

Amphitheatre, UWA, Perth Western Australia, Australia

A full day of Auslan accessible talks.

Literature and Ideas (Perth Festival - Amphitheatre) [Perth]
Prize and Prejudice (Perth Festival) [Perth]
Saturday February 22, 2020

Octagon Theatre UWA, Perth Western Australia, Australia

Award-winning authors Melissa Lucashenko, Josephine Wilson and Charlotte Wood join Meri Fatin for a fiery conversation about writing, money and the politics of women winning prizes.

Prize and Prejudice (Perth Festival) [Perth]
Brisbane Comedy Festival – Opening Gala [Brisbane]
Friday February 21, 2020

Brisbane City Hall Auditorium, Brisbane City QLD, Australia

What better way to kick off the Festival than a spectacular line-up of the funniest comedians in two hours of laughs.

Brisbane Comedy Festival - Opening Gala [Brisbane]
Tao of Glass (Perth Festival) [Perth]
Thursday February 20, 2020

Heath Ledger Theatre, Perth Western Australia, Australia

Phelim McDermott is a master storyteller – a theatrical alchemist and spinner of yarns who has summoned this astonishingly original show about making a show.

Tao of Glass (Perth Festival) [Perth]
Read The Room (Adelaide Festival) [Adelaide]
Wednesday February 19, 2020

Rymill Park / Mullawirraburka, Adelaide South Australia, Australia

Jason Chong hosts a ridiculously interactive quiz show where the audience answers curly questions live on their phones while contestants try to predict which way ‘The Room’ swings. (That’s you.)

Read The Room (Adelaide Festival) [Adelaide]
ENCORE! Crime Between The Pages (Perth Festival) [Perth]
Wednesday February 19, 2020

The Literature Centre, Perth Western Australia, Australia

Irish born, Perth-based author Dervla McTiernan is back to celebrate the third title in her compelling Irish detective series

ENCORE! Crime Between The Pages (Perth Festival) [Perth]
Emerald City [Queensland]
Monday February 17, 2020

Playhouse, QPAC, Brisbane Queensland, Australia

Decades after it was written, David Williamson’s 1987 classic is as sharp as ever; a satirical skewering of the extravagance of yesterday that could have been written today.

Emerald City [Queensland]
Black Ties (Perth Festival) [Perth]
Friday February 14, 2020

Studio Underground, Perth Western Australia, Australia

‘A sharp, funny version… masterfully – and mischievously – played.’

Black Ties (Perth Festival) [Perth]
NGV FRIDAY NIGHTS [Melbourne]
Friday February 14, 2020

NGV, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

NGV Friday Nights through this summer pays homage to the 1980s and New York downtown.

NGV FRIDAY NIGHTS [Melbourne]
Anthem (Perth Festival) [Perth]
Thursday February 13, 2020

Heath Ledger Theatre, Perth Western Australia, Australia

The long-awaited follow-up to one of Australian theatre’s most acclaimed collaborations asks a bold question: does Australia share a dream and do we really sing with one voice?

Anthem (Perth Festival) [Perth]
CommBank T20 INTL Tri-Series • Final [Melbourne]
Wednesday February 12, 2020

Junction Oval, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Pre and Post Match Speeches will be Auslan interpreted

CommBank T20 INTL Tri-Series • Final [Melbourne]
Drop Deadly Gorgeous: The Pageant [Melbourne]
Sunday February 9, 2020

Abbotsford Convent Community Room, Abbotsford VIC, Australia

This comedic take at pageant culture has a queer twist.

Drop Deadly Gorgeous: The Pageant [Melbourne]
Geelong Rainbow Festival Fair Day [Geelong]
Sunday February 9, 2020

Johnstone Park, Geelong, Geelong VIC, Australia

Invite your family and friends, set up your own picnic spot and enjoy this big day of Family friendly, rainbow fun and festivities. This is a free event for everyone.

Geelong Rainbow Festival Fair Day [Geelong]
Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galleries (Perth Festival) [Perth]
Sunday February 9, 2020

Perth Cultural Centre, Perth Western Australia, Australia

Starting and finishing in the Perth Cultural Centre you’re invited to join us for a full day of city-wide events offering exclusive behind-the-scenes insight into the Visual Arts 2020 program.

Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galleries (Perth Festival) [Perth]
Midsumma 2020: Park Lounge [Werribee, VIC]
Saturday February 8, 2020

Kelly Park Centre, Werribee VIC, Australia

Think community meets high art meets LGBTIQ culture. Park Lounge will welcome you into Werribee’s heart and leave you wanting more

Midsumma 2020: Park Lounge [Werribee, VIC]
SHREK The Musical [Sydney]
Saturday February 8, 2020

Sydney Lyric Theatre, Sydney New South Wales, Australia

SHREK THE MUSICAL, part romance, part twisted fairy-tale and all irreverent fun for everyone!

SHREK The Musical [Sydney]
Eurovision [Queensland]
Saturday February 8, 2020

Queensland Convention Centre, Gold Coast Queensland, Australia

After Kate Miller-Heidke’s gravity-defying win at Eurovision – Australia Decides in 2019, who will wear the crown next for Australia?

Eurovision [Queensland]
That Time Everything Went Well And We Were Totally Fine (Wit Incorporated) [Melbourne]
Friday February 7, 2020

The Bowery Theatre, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

A brand-new sketch comedy for anyone who’s ever had one of those days.

That Time Everything Went Well And We Were Totally Fine (Wit Incorporated) [Melbourne]
Opening Night: The Long Kiss Goodbye + Boomerang [Crawley, WA]
Friday February 7, 2020

Lawrence Wilson Art Gallery – University of Western Australia, Crawley WA , Australia

You’re invited to LWAG’s first exhibition launch for 2020!

Opening Night: The Long Kiss Goodbye + Boomerang [Crawley, WA]
How Gay Am I? (Midsumma) [Melbourne]
Thursday February 6, 2020

The Butterfly Club, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Sunanda asks “How Gay Am I?” in this comedic solo multimedia show.

How Gay Am I? (Midsumma) [Melbourne]
Fuse (Official Launch – City of Darebin) [Victoria]
Wednesday February 5, 2020

Arts Project Australia Inc., Melbourne Victoria, Australia

FUSE is set to transform the previous festival offerings of Darebin Music Feast, Darebin Homemade Food & Wine Festival and Darebin Community & Kite Festival into an eclectic, new multi-disciplinary arts and cultural festival,

Fuse (Official Launch - City of Darebin) [Victoria]
What is CIVILIZATION – In conversation (NGV) [Melbourne]
Sunday February 2, 2020

NGV Australia Federation Square, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Professor Lynette Russell and Zena Cumpston reflect on the concept of civilization.

What is CIVILIZATION - In conversation (NGV)  [Melbourne]
Midsumma Pride March 2020 [Melbourne]
Sunday February 2, 2020

Fitzroy St & Catani Gardens, Fitzroy St, St Kilda VIC, Australia

Paint on those stripes, fluff up your feathers, and douse yourself in glitter to march through St Kilda in Melbourne’s iconic parade of rainbows and pride.

Midsumma Pride March 2020 [Melbourne]
Midsumma Extravaganza [Melbourne]
Saturday February 1, 2020

Hamer Hall, Arts Centre Melbourne, Southbank VIC, Australia

What are you waiting for? Midsumma wouldn’t be complete without the Extravaganza darlings!

Midsumma Extravaganza [Melbourne]
The Miss Gay & Miss Trans Australia 2020 (Midsumma) [Melbourne]
Saturday February 1, 2020

Williamstown Town Hall, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

“Spectacular pageant show promoting diversity & inclusion” – Daily Mail

The Miss Gay & Miss Trans Australia 2020 (Midsumma) [Melbourne]
Archer Magazine’s First Nations issue launch – Testing Grounds! [Melbourne]
Saturday February 1, 2020

Testing Grounds Southbank, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

It’s party time! We’re excited to launch our First Nations issue, as part of Midsumma Festival 2020.

Archer Magazine's First Nations issue launch - Testing Grounds! [Melbourne]
CommBank T20 INTL Tri-Series (AUS v ENG) [Canberra]
Saturday February 1, 2020

Manuka Oval, Canberra Australian Capital Territory, Australia

Speeches will be Auslan interpreted

CommBank T20 INTL Tri-Series (AUS v ENG) [Canberra]
BOOBS (Midsumma) [Melbourne]
Friday January 31, 2020

Fairfax Studio, Arts Centre Melbourne, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Follow one woman and her two boobs through a literal hurricane of life changing events.

BOOBS (Midsumma) [Melbourne]
Doing Gender (Midsumma) [Melbourne]
Wednesday January 29, 2020

Hare Hole (Hares and Hyenas), Fitzroy Victoria, Australia

All members of LGBTIQA+ communities, their families, and allies are invited to come along and bare witness to the multifarious stories as we wonder through our genderings.

Doing Gender (Midsumma) [Melbourne]
QueerPlaywriting Award Showcase (Midsumma) [Melbourne]
Tuesday January 28, 2020

Studio Theatre – Gasworks, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Join us for a night of queer-focused theatre featuring fresh 15 minute excerpts from finalists.

QueerPlaywriting Award Showcase (Midsumma) [Melbourne]
Whitehorse Australia Day Concert [Melbourne]
Sunday January 26, 2020

Whitehorse Civic Centre, Nunawading Victoria, Australia

The full concert will be AUSLAN interpreted with a dedicated viewing area and with interpreters also on the big screen throughout.

Whitehorse Australia Day Concert [Melbourne]
Australia Day Celebrations 2020 (Whittlesea Council) [Melbourne]
Sunday January 26, 2020

Whittlesea – Terrace Lawns Council Offices, South Morang VIC, Australia

Celebrate Australia Day with your family at our free outdoor concert on the lawn outside the Council Offices in South Morang

Australia Day Celebrations 2020 (Whittlesea Council) [Melbourne]
Australia Day Festival 2020 [Dandenong, VIC]
Sunday January 26, 2020

Dandenong Park, Dandenong VIC, Australia

This all ages festival will feature two stages of live music, roving performers, community, food and market stalls, rides, family activities, backyard sports, workshops, games, storytelling, marshmallows, fireworks and more!

Australia Day Festival 2020 [Dandenong, VIC]
Roald Dahl’s Fantastic Mr Fox [Perth]
Saturday January 25, 2020

State Theatre Centre of WA / Heath Ledger Theatre, Perth Western Australia, Australia

Roald Dahl’s Fantastic Mr Fox burrows west and arrives in Perth to delight and dazzle audiences of all ages these summer holidays.

Roald Dahl's Fantastic Mr Fox [Perth]
Girl, Interpreted (Launch + Premiere Screening) [Melbourne]
Saturday January 25, 2020

NGV International Clemenger BBDO Auditorium, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

For Lunar New Year see all five episodes, including an introduction by series creator Grace Feng Fang Juan and producer Nikki Tran.

Girl, Interpreted (Launch + Premiere Screening) [Melbourne]
The Rise and Fall of Saint George (Midsumma) [Melbourne]
Friday January 24, 2020

Hamer Hall, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

George was a pioneer. A trailblazer. An icon. He was our saint.

The Rise and Fall of Saint George (Midsumma) [Melbourne]
Billy Elliot The Musical [Adelaide]
Friday January 24, 2020

Festival Theatre Adelaide, Adelaide South Australia, Australia

Set in a northern town during the miners’ strike of 1984/5, the show follows Billy’s journey from the boxing ring to ballet class where he discovers a passion for dance that unites his family, inspires his community and changes his life forever.

Billy Elliot The Musical [Adelaide]
A Place at the Table (Midsumma) [Melbourne]
Thursday January 23, 2020

Hare Hole (Hares and Hyenas), Fitzroy Victoria, Australia

A Place at the Table will share tellings of queer meanderings from many perspectives and explore journeys of identity, belonging, truth, emotion, and life.

A Place at the Table (Midsumma) [Melbourne]
Waterloo (Fringe World) [Perth]
Wednesday January 22, 2020

The Blue Room Theatre, Perth Western Australia, Australia

In the fraught age of Brexit, Trump and the world-wide division between right and left, Waterloo asks: what happens when you break enemy lines?

Waterloo (Fringe World) [Perth]
Midsumma Carnival 2020 [Melbourne]
Sunday January 19, 2020

Alexandra Gardens, Melbourne , Australia

The most fabulous queer-day-out @midsumma

Midsumma Carnival 2020 [Melbourne]
Literature & Ideas – Launch (Perth Festival) [Perth]
Thursday January 16, 2020

Octagon Theatre, UWA, Perth Western Australia, Australia

Literature is a barometer of our ideas, tracking who we are and who we might become.

Literature & Ideas - Launch (Perth Festival) [Perth]
Create Your Own Adventure – [Melbourne]
Thursday January 16, 2020

Victorian State Library, Melbourne VIC , Australia

Come to the Library to help create a story where the characters choose their own adventure!

Create Your Own Adventure - [Melbourne]
Hidden Stories [Melbourne]
Tuesday January 14, 2020

Victorian State Library, Melbourne VIC , Australia

Programs for this age group will be monthly

Hidden Stories [Melbourne]
Waltzing Matilda (Big Monkey Theatre) [Tasmania]
Sunday January 12, 2020

Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens, Hobart TAS , Australia

Matilda is no ordinary sheep. She loves adventure, travel and more than anything she loves to dance!

Waltzing Matilda (Big Monkey Theatre) [Tasmania]
The 91-Storey Treehouse [Melbourne]
Saturday January 11, 2020

Arts Centre Melbourne, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Andy Griffiths and Terry Denton’s best-selling book comes to life on stage for children aged 6+ and their adults!

The 91-Storey Treehouse [Melbourne]
Cricket – Domain Pink Test – Australia vs NZ [Sydney]
Friday January 3, 2020

SCG, Sydney New South Wales, Australia

Auslan access at the opening ceremony.

Cricket - Domain Pink Test - Australia vs NZ [Sydney]
Boxing Day Test – Australia vs NZ [Melbourne]
Thursday December 26, 2019

MCG, Richmond VIC, Australia

Melbourne Cricket Ground set to host the Boxing Day test, with Auslan access at the ceremonies.

Boxing Day Test - Australia vs NZ [Melbourne]
Queerspace Breakfast in the park on Xmas Morning [Melbourne]
Wednesday December 25, 2019

Edinburgh Gardens, Melbourne, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

A need for people to come together the morning of Christmas day to be around other LGBTIQA+ people and our allies.

Queerspace Breakfast in the park on Xmas Morning [Melbourne]
Vision Australia Carols by Candlelight – Sidney Myer Music Bowl [VIC]
Tuesday December 24, 2019

Arts Centre Melbourne, Sidney Myer Music Bowl, Melbourn Victoria, Australia

Come and join friends and family for this wonderful Christmas Eve tradition in VIC!

Vision Australia Carols by Candlelight - Sidney Myer Music Bowl [VIC]
Christmas at the House (Brunswick Heads) [NSW]
Tuesday December 24, 2019

Brunswick Picture House, Brunswick Heads New South Wales, Australia

It’s Christmas at the House, bringing our community together for an old school carol sing-along!

Christmas at the House (Brunswick Heads) [NSW]
Carols by Candlelight (Ballarat) [Victoria]
Sunday December 22, 2019

CITY OVAL, Ballarat Victoria, Australia

The tradition of carols lives on in Ballarat with Ballarat Carols By Candlelight

Carols by Candlelight (Ballarat) [Victoria]
Shepparton Carols [Melbourne]
Sunday December 22, 2019

Queens Gardens, Shepparton, Shepparton VIC, Australia

It is a free community event and everyone is invited to attend this wonderful celebration!

Shepparton Carols [Melbourne]
Woolworths Carols in the Domain 2019 [Sydney]
Saturday December 21, 2019

The Domain, Sydney NSW, Australia

Each year Woolworths Carols in the Domain sees Australia’s biggest stars come together to celebrate the spirit of Christmas on stage at the Domain – and this year there is Auslan access again.

Woolworths Carols in the Domain 2019  [Sydney]
The Beauty Queen of Leenane (STC) [Sydney]
Thursday December 19, 2019

Roslyn Packer Theatre, Sydney New South Wales, Australia

Don’t miss Yael Stone and Noni Hazlehurst in this wicked black comedy by Academy Award-winning writer Martin McDonagh.

The Beauty Queen of Leenane (STC) [Sydney]
The Nutcracker: Post-Performance Q&A (evening) [Brisbane]
Tuesday December 17, 2019

Lyric Theatre, QPAC, Brisbane Queensland, Australia

The Q&A session will be Auslan interpreted.

The Nutcracker: Post-Performance Q&A (evening) [Brisbane]
Carols at Como Park [Melbourne]
Sunday December 15, 2019

Como Park, South Yarra VIC, Australia

Celebrate the festive season with a free evening of carols and entertainment under the stars

Carols at Como Park [Melbourne]
Wodonga Carols by Candlelight [Victoria]
Sunday December 15, 2019

Willow Park, Wodonga Victoria , Australia

Wodonga Brass presents this traditional Carols by Candlelight.

Wodonga Carols by Candlelight [Victoria]
Whitehorse Carols [Melbourne]
Sunday December 15, 2019

Whitehorse Civic Centre Precinct, Nunawading Victoria, Australia

Get into the Christmas Spirit with this family friendly event for the whole family.

Whitehorse Carols [Melbourne]
Coolangatta Christmas Carols 2019 [Queensland]
Sunday December 15, 2019

Queen Elizabeth Park, Gold Coast Queensland, Australia

The Coolangatta Christmas Carols are proudly presented by Connecting Southern Gold Coast and City of Gold Coast Division 14 Cr Gail O’Neill.

Coolangatta Christmas Carols 2019 [Queensland]
Pine Rivers Christmas Carols [Queensland]
Sunday December 15, 2019

Pine Rivers Park, Brisbane Queensland, Australia

Sit back, relax, and join in the carolling fun with local community groups, schools, and a marquee carolling performance from 3pm.

Pine Rivers Christmas Carols [Queensland]
Melbourne Renegades Family Day in Coburg [Victoria]
Sunday December 15, 2019

Coburg City Oval, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Annual Family Day in Coburg on Sunday December 15 from 10am.

Melbourne Renegades Family Day in Coburg [Victoria]
Christmas Carols (Southern Lights Church) [Melbourne]
Sunday December 15, 2019

Southern Lights Church, Skye Victoria, Australia, Australia

Join us for our FREE annual Community Christmas Festival

Christmas Carols (Southern Lights Church) [Melbourne]
Lotterywest Christmas Symphony [Perth]
Saturday December 14, 2019

Langley Park, Perth Western Australia, Australia

Perth’s most spectacular end of year concert.

Lotterywest Christmas Symphony [Perth]
Dancehouse / Isabella Wh?whai Waru | Where We Stand [Melbourne]
Saturday December 14, 2019

Dancehouse, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Indigenous storyteller and performance maker Isabella Wh?whai Waru (Ng?ti Tukorehe, Te Ati Awa) and their collaborators (Pauline Vetuna, A?sha Trambas, Ate Cheska, Ebony Howald and Stacey Lake) share their worlds, stories, rituals and lessons, in their debut feature-length work, Where We Stand. READ MORE

WHERE: Dancehouse

PRICE: $25 F | $20 C | $15 DH Member

 

 

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Due to the limited capacity of this performance, we will be inviting attendees to select whether you are able to attend either performance.

This event is wheelchair accessible. Auslan interpretation will be provided on Saturday 14th December.

If you or your guests have any accessibility requirements or requests for this event, please notify us at development@dancehouse.com.au the week before the event. We will contact you to confirm that we have received and can accommodate your requirements. If you have not heard from us three days before the event, please contact us to ensure we have received your request.

Dancehouse / Isabella Wh?whai Waru | Where We Stand [Melbourne]
Wyndham Carols by Candlelight [Werrribee]
Saturday December 14, 2019

Werribee Mansion, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Wyndham Carols by Candlelight is an iconic event in the City of Wyndham, and has been running for over 30 years

Wyndham Carols by Candlelight [Werrribee]
Carols by Candlelight 2019 (Banyule) [Victoria]
Saturday December 14, 2019

Ivanhoe Park, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Get into the Christmas spirit and enjoy Banyule’s very own Carols by Candlelight at Ivanhoe Park.

Carols by Candlelight 2019 (Banyule) [Victoria]
Cardinia Shire’s Carols By Candlelight (Pakenham) [Melbourne]
Saturday December 14, 2019

Toomuc Recreation Reserve, Pakenham VIC, Australia

A fun evening for all to celebrate Christmas, the festive season and the community.

Cardinia Shire's Carols By Candlelight (Pakenham) [Melbourne]
City Of Logan Christmas Carols [Queensland]
Saturday December 14, 2019

Griffith University, Logan Campus, Brisbane Queensland, Australia

Come on down to the City of Logan Christmas Carols, Griffith University, Logan Campus on Saturday the 14th of December for a great time!

City Of Logan Christmas Carols [Queensland]
The Nutcracker: Post-Performance Q&A (afternoon) [Brisbane]
Saturday December 14, 2019

Lyric Theatre, QPAC, Brisbane Queensland, Australia

The Q&A session will be Auslan interpreted.

The Nutcracker: Post-Performance Q&A (afternoon) [Brisbane]
Spot [Sydney]
Saturday December 14, 2019

Sydney Opera House, Studio Theatre, Sydney New South Wales, Australia

Spot jumps out of the storybook and onto the stage!

Spot [Sydney]
Manningham Carols by Candlelight [Victoria]
Friday December 13, 2019

Ruffey Lake Park, Doncaster VIC, Australia

Pack a picnic rug and head to Ruffey Lake Park to celebrate the festive season with traditional carols and musical entertainment, a free family festival, and a spectacular evening fireworks display.

Manningham Carols by Candlelight [Victoria]
Carols in Harmony Square [Dandenong VIC]
Friday December 13, 2019

City of Greater Dandenong, Dandenong VIC, Australia

Come and sing along at this free family event.  This year Carols in Harmony Square will include exciting performances and interactive activities.  Be ready for lots of fun and a visit from Santa!

Carols in Harmony Square [Dandenong VIC]
Carols by Candlelight – City of Whittlesea [Melbourne]
Friday December 13, 2019

Terrace Lawns, Civic Centre, South Morang VIC, Australia

Tis the season for festive fun so bring the family along to share the spirit at the City of Whittlesea Carols by Candlelight.

Carols by Candlelight - City of Whittlesea [Melbourne]
Cricket: Domain Test Series v New Zealand • 1st Test [Perth, WA]
Thursday December 12, 2019

Perth / Optus Stadium, Perth Western Australia, Australia

Opening speeches and anthem will be Auslan Interpreted.

Cricket: Domain Test Series v New Zealand • 1st Test [Perth, WA]
Bayside Carols in the Park [Victoria]
Tuesday December 10, 2019

Dendy park, Brighton East, 3187, Brighton East VIC, Australia

Pack a picnic rug and head down to Dendy Park to celebrate the festive season!

Bayside Carols in the Park [Victoria]
YA Showcase [Melbourne]
Tuesday December 10, 2019

Village Roadshow Theatrette, State Library of Victoria, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

The ever-popular YA Showcase is on again!

YA Showcase [Melbourne]
Monash Carols by Candlelight [Melbourne]
Sunday December 8, 2019

Jells Park, Wheelers Hill , Australia

The FREE annual Monash Carols by Candlelight is just around the corner. Pack a picnic rug and head down to Jells Park on Sunday 8 December to celebrate the festive season!

Monash Carols by Candlelight [Melbourne]
Family Christmas Concert at Central Park [Melbourne]
Sunday December 8, 2019

Central Park, Malvern East , Australia

Sing and celebrate with family, friends and neighbours at Stonnington’s magical Christmas concert.

Family Christmas Concert at Central Park [Melbourne]
Carols in the Park [Burswood, WA]
Sunday December 8, 2019

Burswood Park, Perth Western Australia, Australia

There will be a variety of activities at Burswood Park on Sunday 8 December from 4pm including facepainting, roving entertainers, lawn games and even a visit from the big man (Santa) himself!

Carols in the Park [Burswood, WA]
Carols by Kingston [Melbourne]
Sunday December 8, 2019

Chelsea Bicentennial Park,, Chelsea VIC, Australia

Carols by Kingston is a great chance to get together with friends and family before the holidays and relax in the park and feel the Christmas cheer!

Carols by Kingston [Melbourne]
Townsville City Council Carols by Candlelight [Townsville QLD]
Sunday December 8, 2019

Riverway Stadium, Thuringowa Central QLD, Australia

Celebrate the Christmas spirit with the 2019 Carols by Candlelight with Auslan!

Townsville City Council Carols by Candlelight [Townsville QLD]
Emil and the Detectives [Sydney]
Sunday December 8, 2019

Studio, Sydney Opera House, Sydney NSW, Australia

Never underestimate the determination of a child!

Emil and the Detectives [Sydney]
Scarborough Christmas Carols [Queensland]
Sunday December 8, 2019

Scarborough Beach Park, Brisbane Queensland, Australia

Catch all the action from around Scarborough Park with roving Christmas performers, twilight markets, and free Christmas activities and workshops.

Scarborough Christmas Carols [Queensland]
QBE Insurance Carols by Candlelight [Adelaide]
Saturday December 7, 2019

Elder Park North Terrace, Adelaide SA, Australia

Nowhere else in South Australia will you see a Christmas line up like this.

QBE Insurance Carols by Candlelight [Adelaide]
Carols by the Lake 2019 [Coburg, VIC]
Saturday December 7, 2019

Coburg Lake Reserve, Coburg Victoria, Australia

The magical annual carols by candlelight event is on again in December with roaming performers, children activities and stage entertainment for the whole family.

Carols by the Lake 2019 [Coburg, VIC]
Darebin Carols In “All Nations Park” [Melbourne]
Saturday December 7, 2019

All Nations Park, Northcote VIC, Australia

Bring a picnic to this FREE event and celebrate Christmas with your community!

Darebin Carols In "All Nations Park" [Melbourne]
Christmas on the Green (City of Cockburn) [WA]
Saturday December 7, 2019

Cockburn ARC / Fremantle Football Club Training Oval, Perth Western Australia, Australia

A fun evening for all to celebrate Christmas, the festive season and the community of Cockburn.

Christmas on the Green (City of Cockburn) [WA]
Campbelltown City Christmas Carols [Sydney]
Saturday December 7, 2019

Campbelltown Sports Stadium, Leumeah NSW, Australia

Campbelltown Sports Stadium will again host this year’s Campbelltown Christmas Carols event, with a spectacular fireworks display and a visit from Santa!

Campbelltown City Christmas Carols [Sydney]
The 7th Koorie Art Show – Launch [Melbourne]
Saturday December 7, 2019

Koorie Heritage Trust Inc, Flinders St & Swanston St Victoria, Australia

Now in its seventh year, the Koorie Heritage Trust’s annual Koorie Art Show showcases the diverse talent of Victoria’s Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander artists.

The 7th Koorie Art Show - Launch [Melbourne]
Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Parts One and Two [Melbourne]
Saturday December 7, 2019

Princess Theatre Melbourne, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

It was always difficult being Harry Potter and it isn’t much easier now that he is an overworked employee of the Ministry of Magic, a husband and father of three school-age children.

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Parts One and Two [Melbourne]
Visible/Invisible – Making Invisible Disability Visible [Victoria]
Friday December 6, 2019

Moreland Civic Centre, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

A community event celebrating art from people with disability about invisible disabilities.

Visible/Invisible - Making Invisible Disability Visible [Victoria]
Mandurah Christmas Pageant [Perth]
Friday December 6, 2019

Mandurah Eastern Foreshore, Mandurah, WA, Mandurah WA, Australia

Come and experience the wonder of Christmas at the  Mandurah Christmas Pageant.

Mandurah Christmas Pageant [Perth]
International Day of People with Disability [Werribee]
Friday December 6, 2019

Wyndham Civic Centre, Werribee VIC, Australia

The event will aim to increase public awareness, understanding and acceptance of people with disability and celebrate their achievements and contributions.

International Day of People with Disability [Werribee]
2019 CONNECTED Art Exhibition (Celebration Event) [Melbourne]
Friday December 6, 2019

The Deakin Edge, Federation Square, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

CONNECTED Art Exhibition Celebration is a free event for the people of Victoria

2019 CONNECTED Art Exhibition (Celebration Event) [Melbourne]
Celebrating a Musical Christmas [Queensland]
Thursday December 5, 2019

St John’s Cathedral, Brisbane Queensland, Australia

The Musical Theatre department staff and students celebrate Christmas through music and drama in the stunning surrounds of St John’s Cathedral.

Celebrating a Musical Christmas [Queensland]
Christmas Actually (La Boite) [Queensland]
Wednesday December 4, 2019

Roundhouse Theatre, Kelvin Grove QLD, Australia

See the world’s most-loved movie soundtrack live on stage. After a sell-out season in 2018, don’t miss this feel-good festive season production!

Christmas Actually (La Boite) [Queensland]
Artist in Conversation – VISABILITY [Werribee, VIC]
Wednesday December 4, 2019

Wyndham Art Gallery, Werribee Victoria, Australia

VISABILITY will be unpacked in a rich conversation between artists Ruby Allegra and Leilani Fuimaono, moderated by co-curator Pauline Vetuna.

Artist in Conversation - VISABILITY [Werribee, VIC]
The Lives We Lead (Cabaret) [Perth]
Tuesday December 3, 2019

Beaumonde on the Point, Perth Western Australia, Australia

We’re bringing the community together to celebrate stories of achievement and contribution for the culmination of The Lives We Lead project.

The Lives We Lead (Cabaret) [Perth]
North Lakes Christmas Carols [Queensland]
Sunday December 1, 2019

Kinsella Sports Ground, Brisbane Queensland, Australia

With lots of family-friendly entertainment on offer, everyone can get into the spirit of the season.

North Lakes Christmas Carols [Queensland]
Legacies: Keith Haring & Jean-Michel Basquiat (NGV) [Melbourne]
Sunday December 1, 2019

NGV International, MELBOURNE VIC, Australia

In an unprecedented, world premiere exhibition, the National Gallery of Victoria presents the work of two of the most significant and influential artists of the late twentieth century

Legacies: Keith Haring & Jean-Michel Basquiat (NGV)  [Melbourne]
Art for Change: World AIDS Day (NGV) [Melbourne]
Sunday December 1, 2019

NGV International, MELBOURNE VIC, Australia

More info coming soon..

Art for Change: World AIDS Day (NGV)  [Melbourne]
Saxon Street Festival [Melbourne]
Sunday December 1, 2019

Siteworks, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Saxon Street Festival: A Fundraiser for Grandmothers Against Removals VIC.

Saxon Street Festival [Melbourne]
Billy Elliot The Musical [Sydney]
Saturday November 30, 2019

Sydney Lyric Theatre, Sydney New South Wales, Australia

Set in a northern town during the miners’ strike of 1984/5, the show follows Billy’s journey from the boxing ring to ballet class where he discovers a passion for dance that unites his family, inspires his community and changes his life forever.

Billy Elliot The Musical [Sydney]
THE DRILL: presented by Women’s Circus [Melbourne]
Friday November 29, 2019

Women’s’ Circus, West Footscray, VIC, Australia

“You can no more win a war than you can win an earthquake.” – Jeannette Rankin

THE DRILL: presented by Women's Circus [Melbourne]
Domain Test Cricket – Australia V’s Pakistan (Day 1) [Adelaide]
Friday November 29, 2019

Adelaide Oval, Adelaide South Australia, Australia

AUS vs Pakistan – Anthem Ceremony , pre match ceremony

Domain Test Cricket - Australia V's Pakistan (Day 1) [Adelaide]
Wyndham Disability Expo (Networking Event and Expo) [Victoria]
Friday November 29, 2019

Encore Events Centre, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Are you a person with a disability? Are you a carer, family member, supporter or a professional?

Wyndham Disability Expo (Networking Event and Expo) [Victoria]
Taking the Waters [Melbourne]
Thursday November 28, 2019

Northcote Town Hall, Northcote Victoria, Australia

In this complex world, old patterns of behaviour play out, old wounds are re-exposed and ultimately, a new reality where three becomes two must be found.

Taking the Waters [Melbourne]
VISIBILITY Opening Exhibition [Victoria]
Wednesday November 27, 2019

Wyndham Art Gallery, Werribee Victoria, Australia

VISABILITY is a celebration of identities, minds and bodies as artists who identify as having a disability make the invisible and marginalised, visible.

VISIBILITY Opening Exhibition [Victoria]
Leading the Charge: Climate Change, Disability and Storytelling [Melbourne]
Wednesday November 27, 2019

The Wheeler Centre, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Is the global climate justice movement adequately attuned to the varying needs of people with disability? 

Leading the Charge: Climate Change, Disability and Storytelling [Melbourne]
Christmas on the Green (Miami School) [Queensland]
Monday November 25, 2019

Miami State School, Gold Coast Queensland, Australia

School and local community event on the school oval!

Christmas on the Green (Miami School) [Queensland]
Caboolture Christmas Carols [Queensland]
Sunday November 24, 2019

Centenary Lakes Park, Caboolture, Caboolture Queensland, Australia

Join us as we celebrate the festive season on Sunday 24th November 2019 at Centenary Lakes Park and sing-along to your favourite Christmas songs at the Caboolture Christmas Carols.

Caboolture Christmas Carols [Queensland]
You Make Me Feel Like Dancing [Melbourne]
Saturday November 23, 2019

Deakin Edge, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

80 voices, a 5 piece band, and an eclectic mix of hits and gospel from the Disco and Funk era, all with a soulful edge. Don’t stop ’til you get enough!

You Make Me Feel Like Dancing [Melbourne]
Twelfth Night (Pop Up Globe) [Perth]
Friday November 22, 2019

Crown Perth, Perth Western Australia, Australia

Shakespeare’s finest play is given a wild makeover by award-winning Artistic Director Dr Miles Gregory.

Twelfth Night (Pop Up Globe) [Perth]
Conversations With Men [Melbourne]
Thursday November 21, 2019

The Melba Spiegeltent, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

CONVERSATIONS WITH MEN is an exploration of masculinity, vulnerability and the tender connection between men and their childhood selves.

Conversations With Men [Melbourne]
Sapologie [Melbourne]
Thursday November 21, 2019

Footscray Community Arts Centre, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

SAPOLOGIE celebrates the voices of Melbourne’s boldest young artists in an evening of spoken word, music, and storytelling.

Sapologie [Melbourne]
MeToo, creativity and the law [Melbourne]
Thursday November 21, 2019

Siteworks, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

And Also Presents and Sisteria podcast is pleased to host a conversation exploring what #Metoo has meant and could mean in Australia in a creative, social and legal sense.

MeToo, creativity and the law [Melbourne]
Storytime sessions (SLV) [Melbourne]
Thursday November 21, 2019

State Library of Victoria, Melbourne , Australia

The Storytime program is for children aged 3-5 years, their parents and carers.

Storytime sessions (SLV) [Melbourne]
Domain Test Cricket – Australia V’s Pakistan [Queensland]
Thursday November 21, 2019

Gabba, Brisbane Queensland, Australia

AUS vs Pakistan – Anthem Ceremony , pre match ceremony

Domain Test Cricket - Australia V's Pakistan [Queensland]
Music Victoria Awards [Melbourne]
Wednesday November 20, 2019

Melbourne Recital Centre, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

The Music Victoria Awards are back to celebrate another huge year for the Victorian live and recording music industry.

Music Victoria Awards [Melbourne]
Midsumma Festival 2020 (program launch) [Melbourne]
Wednesday November 20, 2019

Melbourne Museum (Main Foyer), Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Australia’s premier queer arts and cultural festival returns in 2020.

Midsumma Festival 2020 (program launch) [Melbourne]
Theatre Network Australia Info Session [Melbourne]
Wednesday November 20, 2019


Informational Video about The Victorian Independent Producers Initiative (VIPI)

Theatre Network Australia Info Session [Melbourne]
VIC: Trans Allyship 101 [Melbourne]
Tuesday November 19, 2019

Origin Energy, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

This panel discussion will feature a panel of trans and gender diverse speakers, talking about their experience of being trans and gender diverse in the workplace and what makes a good ally.

VIC: Trans Allyship 101 [Melbourne]
Next Big Thing [Melbourne]
Monday November 18, 2019

The Moat, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Featuring new writing from Nic Alea, Geetha Balakrishnan, Christine Davey, Hayley Lawson-Smith, Gabriella Munoz, Jennifer Nguyen, Oliver Reeson and Jasmine Shirrefs.

Next Big Thing [Melbourne]
Queerstories – 7.30pm (Maeve Marsden) [Brisbane]
Saturday November 16, 2019

Visy Theatre, Brisbane Powerhouse, Brisbane Queensland, Australia

Join host Maeve Marsden, along with a line up of stars and strangers, for a night of queer stories, unexpected tales of lives well lived and battles fought, pride, prejudice, love and humour.

Queerstories - 7.30pm (Maeve Marsden) [Brisbane]
Going Down Swinging #40 Launch [Melbourne]
Saturday November 16, 2019

Brunswick Mechanics Institute, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Join us for a very special anniversary party as we celebrate forty years of wild words.

Going Down Swinging #40 Launch [Melbourne]
Queerstories – 5 pm (Maeve Marsden) [Brisbane]
Saturday November 16, 2019

Visy Theatre, Brisbane Powerhouse, Brisbane Queensland, Australia

Join host Maeve Marsden, along with a line up of stars and strangers, for a night of queer stories, unexpected tales of lives well lived and battles fought, pride, prejudice, love and humour.

Queerstories - 5 pm  (Maeve Marsden) [Brisbane]
A Mile In My Shoes (Interpreter on site) [Melbourne]
Saturday November 16, 2019

Arts Centre Melbourne, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Take a walk in someone else’s shoes – literally. A free pop-up storytelling exhibition is coming to Arts Centre Melbourne.

A Mile In My Shoes (Interpreter on site) [Melbourne]
SlutWalk 2019 Rally [Melbourne]
Saturday November 16, 2019

Victorian State Library, Melbourne VIC , Australia

It’s a controversial name, not a controversial message.

SlutWalk 2019 Rally [Melbourne]
Exit Strategies (Arts House) [Melbourne]
Friday November 15, 2019

Arts House, North Melbourne Town Hall, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Exit Strategies is about escape, change and disappearance. About the privilege of movement.

Exit Strategies (Arts House) [Melbourne]
U2: The Joshua Tree Tour 2019 [Melbourne]
Friday November 15, 2019

Marvel Stadium, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Auslan access to U2!! Live Nation is excited to confirm  that U2 will bring their acclaimed Joshua Tree Tour to New Zealand and Australia later this year. 

U2: The Joshua Tree Tour 2019 [Melbourne]
Spot [Melbourne]
Friday November 15, 2019

Arts Centre Melbourne, Playhouse, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Spot is one of the most loved dogs in the world, and he’s coming to Melbourne! 

Spot [Melbourne]
PEN International Day of the Imprisoned Writer (Wheeler Centre) [Melbourne]
Thursday November 14, 2019

The Wheeler Centre, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

With creeping authoritarianism and instability in many regions around the world, it’s an increasingly dangerous time for writers of all kinds.

PEN International Day of the Imprisoned Writer (Wheeler Centre) [Melbourne]
Unleashed Awards – Foundation for Young Australians (FYA) [Melbourne]
Thursday November 14, 2019

Melbounre Town Hall, Swanston Room, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

This event recognises and celebrates the genuine impact young people have made to the biggest social and economic challenges of our time.

Unleashed Awards - Foundation for Young Australians (FYA) [Melbourne]
Makeshift Gathering – Participation in Contemporary Performance [Melbourne]
Wednesday November 13, 2019

Arts House North Melbourne Town Hall, North Melbourne VIC, Australia

From intimate and personal interactions to larger community spectacles, this Makeshift gathering will grapple with the care, ethics and strategies of participatory performance.

Makeshift Gathering - Participation in Contemporary Performance [Melbourne]
Creating dynamic dance for the digital age (Q & A – Queensland Ballet) [Brisbane]
Tuesday November 12, 2019

Brisbane Powerhouse Theatre, Brisbane Queensland, Australia

The post performance Q&A session will be Auslan interpreted.

Creating dynamic dance for the digital age (Q & A - Queensland Ballet) [Brisbane]
Fawkner Festa (Moreland) [Victoria]
Sunday November 10, 2019

CB Smith Reserve, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

This event has community performances, interactive art experiences, workshops and food vendors!

Fawkner Festa (Moreland) [Victoria]
Broadside (Wheeler Centre) [Melbourne]
Sunday November 10, 2019

Melbourne Town Hall, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Broadside is the new feminist ideas festival from the Wheeler Centre

Broadside (Wheeler Centre) [Melbourne]
Feast Festival Launch [Adelaide]
Saturday November 9, 2019

The Migration Museum Courtyard, Adelaide South Australia, Australia

An unforgettable night of Queer entertainment celebrating the official start of the Festival.

Feast Festival Launch [Adelaide]
Broadside (Wheeler Centre) [Melbourne]
Saturday November 9, 2019

Melbourne Town Hall, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Broadside is the new feminist ideas festival from the Wheeler Centre

Broadside (Wheeler Centre) [Melbourne]
Cricket: Gillette T20 INTL Series v Pakistan • [Perth, WA]
Friday November 8, 2019

Perth / Optus Stadium, Perth Western Australia, Australia

Opening speeches and anthem will be Auslan Interpreted.

Cricket: Gillette T20 INTL Series v Pakistan • [Perth, WA]
Broadside Teen Day (Wheeler Centre) [Melbourne]
Friday November 8, 2019

The Wheeler Centre, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Broadside Teen Day – a tailored day of free talks and workshops designed to inspire community and action. 

Broadside Teen Day (Wheeler Centre) [Melbourne]
That Time Everything Went Well And We Were Totally Fine (Wit Incorporated) [Melbourne]
Thursday November 7, 2019

Bluestone Church Arts Space, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

A brand-new sketch comedy for anyone who’s ever had one of those days.

That Time Everything Went Well And We Were Totally Fine (Wit Incorporated) [Melbourne]
Music: Count Us In – Celebration Day 2019 [Melbourne]
Thursday November 7, 2019


Be a part of this event where over half a million Australian students all stop and sing the same song, on the same day, at the same time.

Music: Count Us In - Celebration Day 2019 [Melbourne]
Jane Eyre by Charlotte Brontë [Queensland]
Wednesday November 6, 2019

Cremorne Theatre, Brisbane Queensland, Australia

This stunning new production, featuring original music, written and performed live on stage by multi ARIA Award winner Sarah McLeod, will set a fire blazing in your soul.

Jane Eyre by Charlotte Brontë  [Queensland]
Antigone (QTC) [Queensland]
Monday November 4, 2019

Bille Brown Studio, Queensland Theatre Company, South Brisbane , Australia

A great city has been torn apart by a civil war between two brothers. THE EPIC ARGUMENT RAGES ON.

Antigone (QTC) [Queensland]
Small Scratches [Melbourne]
Saturday November 2, 2019

Northcote Town Hall, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Nebula will host four sessions of one-hour collections of 10-minute ‘scratches’, testing original and experimental performances by Deaf and Disabled Artists.

Small Scratches [Melbourne]
Small Scratches [Melbourne]
Saturday November 2, 2019

Northcote Town Hall, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Nebula will host four sessions of one-hour collections of 10-minute ‘scratches’, testing original and experimental performances by Deaf and Disabled Artists.

Small Scratches [Melbourne]
Gillette T20 INTL Series – Aus v Sri Lanka • 3rd T20I [Melbourne]
Friday November 1, 2019

Melbourne Cricket Ground, Richmond VIC, Australia

Auslan interpreter will be present for pre and post match speeches.

Gillette T20 INTL Series - Aus v Sri Lanka • 3rd T20I [Melbourne]
Small Scratches [Melbourne]
Friday November 1, 2019

Northcote Town Hall, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Nebula will host four sessions of one-hour collections of 10-minute ‘scratches’, testing original and experimental performances by Deaf and Disabled Artists.

Small Scratches [Melbourne]
Small Scratches [Melbourne]
Friday November 1, 2019

Northcote Town Hall, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Nebula will host four sessions of one-hour collections of 10-minute ‘scratches’, testing original and experimental performances by Deaf and Disabled Artists.

Small Scratches [Melbourne]
A Mile In My Shoes (Exhibition) [Melbourne]
Friday November 1, 2019 - Sunday November 17, 2019

Arts Centre Melbourne, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Take a walk in someone else’s shoes – literally. A free pop-up storytelling exhibition is coming to Arts Centre Melbourne.

A Mile In My Shoes (Exhibition) [Melbourne]
As She Appears – Subversion (NGV [Melbourne]
Thursday October 31, 2019

NGV Australia, Federation Square, Ground Level, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

When does the muse reveal herself, and when does she reveal more about her creator?

As She Appears - Subversion (NGV [Melbourne]
Emerging Cultural Leaders Showcase 2019 [Melbourne]
Thursday October 31, 2019

Footscray Community Arts Centre, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Join us for an evening of performance, film, music and art!

Emerging Cultural Leaders Showcase 2019 [Melbourne]
We Are Here: Stories of Home, Place and Belonging [Melbourne]
Thursday October 31, 2019

The Wheeler Centre, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

A new profit-for-purpose book from Affirm Press, We Are Here: Stories of Home, Place and Belonging, is a testament to the unique insights of people who’ve known homelessness in Australia.

We Are Here: Stories of Home, Place and Belonging [Melbourne]
Children’s Week Picnic Event (Werribee Park) [Melbourne]
Sunday October 27, 2019

Werribee Mansion, Werribee South VIC, Australia

This FREE community event is open and accessible to all and is a fun family friendly day out full of entertainment, interactive arts experiences, sporting activities, music, dancing and good times!

Children’s Week Picnic Event (Werribee Park)  [Melbourne]
Slutoween (Fundraiser 2019) [Melbourne]
Saturday October 26, 2019

Globe Alley, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Slutoween is a Halloween themed night of fun, sex positvity and inclusivity.

Slutoween (Fundraiser 2019) [Melbourne]
plenty serious TALK TALK [Sydney]
Saturday October 26, 2019

Bay 20, Carriageworks, Sydney New South Wales, Australia

Taking dance theatre and weaving in threads of stand-up, visual art, multimedia and performance, this production has dazzled and charmed audiences since its 2018 premiere.

plenty serious TALK TALK  [Sydney]
Explain Normal [Queensland]
Saturday October 26, 2019

METRO ARTS, Brisbane Queensland, Australia

Explain Normal is a new dance theatre work directed by participatory artist Daniele Constance.

Explain Normal [Queensland]
Comedy for a Cause [Melbourne]
Saturday October 26, 2019

Kilmore Memorial Hall, Kilmore Victoria, Australia

Comedy For A Cause presents a showcase of some of the best comedians

Comedy for a Cause [Melbourne]
Briefs: Close Encounters [Melbourne]
Saturday October 26, 2019

Arts Centre Melbourne, Playhouse, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Fresh from London’s West End, the boys are back in town with a dazzling new show, featuring their trademark heart-stopping blend of insanely talented cabaret burlesque, comic capery and circus to die for – all with punkish swagger. 

Briefs: Close Encounters [Melbourne]
Critical Conversations (Young Guns – Future Echoes) [Melbourne]
Saturday October 26, 2019

Ian & Primrose Potter Foyer (Arts Centre Melbourne), Melbourne Victoria, Australia

This event is part of Future Echoes, a festival highlighting young voices, new narratives and works in progress at Arts Centre Melbourne.

Critical Conversations (Young Guns - Future Echoes) [Melbourne]
Provocations & Postcards from the Future (Future Echoes) [Melbourne]
Saturday October 26, 2019

Ian & Primrose Potter Foyer (Arts Centre Melbourne), Melbourne Victoria, Australia

This event is part of Future Echoes, a festival highlighting young voices, new narratives and works in progress at Arts Centre Melbourne.

Provocations & Postcards from the Future (Future Echoes) [Melbourne]
SlutWalk 2019 Rally [Melbourne]
Saturday October 26, 2019

Victorian State Library, Melbourne VIC , Australia

It’s a controversial name, not a controversial message.

SlutWalk 2019 Rally [Melbourne]
No right to discriminate! Protest to #killthebills TODAY! [Melbourne]
Saturday October 26, 2019

Victorian State Library, Melbourne VIC , Australia

Rally and march through the city. Bring flags, placards, banners.

No right to discriminate! Protest to #killthebills TODAY! [Melbourne]
A Normal Child [Melbourne]
Friday October 25, 2019

Northcote Town Hall, Northcote Victoria, Australia

If there is a new normal, everyone’s crazy and nobody’s ill.

A Normal Child [Melbourne]
NRL TEST MATCH – Australian Kangaroos v New Zealand Kiwis [Wollongong NSW]
Friday October 25, 2019

WIN STADIUM, Wollongong New South Wales, Australia

Be there for our greatest test, as two international power houses go face to face in an epic doubleheader of Rugby League.

NRL TEST MATCH – Australian Kangaroos v New Zealand Kiwis [Wollongong NSW]
Critical Conversations (Transcending Gender – Future Echoes) [Melbourne]
Friday October 25, 2019

Ian & Primrose Potter Foyer (Arts Centre Melbourne), Melbourne Victoria, Australia

This event is part of Future Echoes, a festival highlighting young voices, new narratives and works in progress at Arts Centre Melbourne.

Critical Conversations (Transcending Gender - Future Echoes) [Melbourne]
Provocations & Postcards from the Future (Future Echoes) [Melbourne]
Friday October 25, 2019

Ian & Primrose Potter Foyer (Arts Centre Melbourne), Melbourne Victoria, Australia

This event is part of Future Echoes, a festival highlighting young voices, new narratives and works in progress at Arts Centre Melbourne.

Provocations & Postcards from the Future (Future Echoes) [Melbourne]
As She Appears – Country (NGV [Melbourne]
Thursday October 24, 2019

NGV Australia, Federation Square, Ground Level, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

When does the muse reveal herself, and when does she reveal more about her creator?

As She Appears - Country (NGV [Melbourne]
Critical Conversations (Beyond Access – Future Echoes) [Melbourne]
Thursday October 24, 2019

Ian & Primrose Potter Foyer (Arts Centre Melbourne), Melbourne Victoria, Australia

This event is part of Future Echoes, a festival highlighting young voices, new narratives and works in progress at Arts Centre Melbourne.

Critical Conversations (Beyond Access - Future Echoes) [Melbourne]
Provocations & Postcards from the Future (Future Echoes) [Melbourne]
Thursday October 24, 2019

Ian & Primrose Potter Foyer (Arts Centre Melbourne), Melbourne Victoria, Australia

This event is part of Future Echoes, a festival highlighting young voices, new narratives and works in progress at Arts Centre Melbourne.

Provocations & Postcards from the Future (Future Echoes) [Melbourne]
My Brilliant Career [Melbourne]
Wednesday October 23, 2019

Alexander Theatre, The Ian Potter Centre for Performing Arts (Clayton Campus), Melbourne Victoria, Australia

This performance takes us into the world of fiery misfit Sybylla as she wrestles against the restricted life on offer for a young woman in rural Australia a hundred years ago.

My Brilliant Career [Melbourne]
Critical Conversations (Indigenous Futurism) [Melbourne]
Wednesday October 23, 2019

Ian & Primrose Potter Foyer (Arts Centre Melbourne), Melbourne Victoria, Australia

This event is part of Future Echoes, a festival highlighting young voices, new narratives and works in progress at Arts Centre Melbourne.

Critical Conversations (Indigenous Futurism) [Melbourne]
Provocations & Postcards from the Future (Future Echoes) [Melbourne]
Wednesday October 23, 2019

Ian & Primrose Potter Foyer (Arts Centre Melbourne), Melbourne Victoria, Australia

This event is part of Future Echoes, a festival highlighting young voices, new narratives and works in progress at Arts Centre Melbourne.

Provocations & Postcards from the Future (Future Echoes) [Melbourne]
Romp and Stomp – Playgroup Vic [Melbourne]
Wednesday October 23, 2019

Melbourne Museum, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Enjoy a day of singing, dancing and storytelling as Romp & Stomp comes to Melbourne Museum.

Romp and Stomp - Playgroup Vic [Melbourne]
Digital Futures [Melbourne]
Tuesday October 22, 2019

The Wheeler Centre, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

In this panel conversation, we’ll discuss how artists with disability across the globe are engaging with the new digital order

Digital Futures [Melbourne]
Super Kids’ Sunday (Whittlesea) [Melbourne]
Sunday October 20, 2019

Norris Bank Parklands, McCleans Road, Bundoora, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Kids big and small will love the huge variety of things to see and do.

Super Kids' Sunday (Whittlesea) [Melbourne]
Whitehorse Spring Festival [Melbourne]
Sunday October 20, 2019

Whitehorse Civic Centre Precinct, Nunawading Victoria, Australia

Celebrate all the fun, fabulous and quirky talents that make Whitehorse great!

Whitehorse Spring Festival [Melbourne]
Mandurah Children’s Festival [Mandurah, WA]
Sunday October 20, 2019

Mandurah Eastern Foreshore, Mandurah WA, Australia

The Mandurah Children’s Festival is a FREE event which encourages participation in a number of fun family activities in a safe and friendly environment.

Mandurah Children’s Festival [Mandurah, WA]
Chicks On Speed – LIVEWORKS [Sydney]
Saturday October 19, 2019

Bay 17, Carriageworks, Sydney New South Wales, Australia

Performance Space is proud to present a newly-commissioned performance by pioneering pop provocateurs Chicks on Speed.

Chicks On Speed - LIVEWORKS [Sydney]
The End of Eddy [Melbourne]
Saturday October 19, 2019

Merlyn Theatre, Malthouse, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

The internationally acclaimed story comes of age on stage.

The End of Eddy [Melbourne]
Queensland Ballet Academy Gala [Brisbane]
Friday October 18, 2019

X Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane Queensland, Australia

The post performance Q&A session will be Auslan interpreted.

Queensland Ballet Academy Gala [Brisbane]
Chicks On Speed (Lecture) – LIVEWORKS [Sydney]
Friday October 18, 2019

Bay 17, Carriageworks, Sydney New South Wales, Australia

This dual performance lecture will showcase the various technologies developed and produced by Melissa E. Logan & Prof. Dr. Alexandra Murray-Leslie that expand and disrupt the tropes of fashion, music, design and performance.

Chicks On Speed (Lecture) - LIVEWORKS [Sydney]
Seniors Festival Lunch & Dance (Wyndham) [Victoria]
Friday October 18, 2019

Encore Events Centre, , Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Come along and enjoy a delicious roast lunch and entertainment.

Seniors Festival Lunch & Dance (Wyndham) [Victoria]
The Real Thing (STC) [Sydney]
Thursday October 17, 2019

Drama Theatre, Sydney Opera House, Sydney NSW, Australia

Simon Phillips (Muriel’s Wedding the Musical) returns to direct an irresistible cast including Geraldine Hakewill (Chimerica) and Toby Schmitz (The Present) in this hugely entertaining and deeply affecting play.

The Real Thing (STC) [Sydney]
The Shadow Whose Prey the Hunter Becomes: Back to Back Theatre [Melbourne]
Thursday October 17, 2019

Arts Centre Melbourne, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

SHOW + Q & A: Five activists with intellectual disabilities hold a public meeting to start a frank conversation about a history we would prefer not to know, and a future that is ambivalent.

The Shadow Whose Prey the Hunter Becomes: Back to Back Theatre [Melbourne]
On Writing and Risk: Maxine Beneba Clarke [Melbourne]
Thursday October 17, 2019

State Librrary Of Victoria (Entry 3), Melbourne Victoria, Australia

In this address, Maxine talks about writing, risk, breaking convention, tearing up the rule book, and the ground-breaking Australian writers and thinkers who’ve inspired her, and paved the way for her work.

On Writing and Risk: Maxine Beneba Clarke [Melbourne]
As She Appears – Sirens (NGV [Melbourne]
Thursday October 17, 2019

NGV Australia, Federation Square, Ground Level, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

When does the muse reveal herself, and when does she reveal more about her creator?

As She Appears - Sirens (NGV [Melbourne]
Storytime sessions (SLV) [Melbourne]
Thursday October 17, 2019

State Library of Victoria, Melbourne , Australia

The Storytime program is for children aged 3-5 years, their parents and carers.

Storytime sessions (SLV) [Melbourne]
Converge: National Symposium on the Theatre and Young People [Melbourne]
Wednesday October 16, 2019

ABBOTSFORD CONVENT, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Framed by research findings from across the sector, this national gathering will focus on the intersection between practice, technology and engaging young people.

Converge: National Symposium on the Theatre and Young People [Melbourne]
Muriel’s Wedding The Musical [Brisbane]
Sunday October 13, 2019

Lyric Theatre QPAC, Brisbane Queensland, Australia

One of the most loved and hilarious Aussie films of all time comes to life on stage in this big, brash and very cheeky new musical!

Muriel's Wedding The Musical [Brisbane]
Sydney Opera House Tour [Sydney]
Sunday October 13, 2019

Sydney Opera House, Sydney NSW, Australia

Once you’ve visited areas off limits to the general public and captured photographs from rare vantage points inside the majestic Sydney Opera House, you’ll realise that from the outside you’re only getting half the story.

Sydney Opera House Tour [Sydney]
Moreton Kids Festival  2019 [Queensland]
Sunday October 13, 2019

Pine Rivers Park, Brisbane Queensland, Australia

Kids get ready for a land of fun, excitement and adventure!

Moreton Kids Festival  2019 [Queensland]
BlackWrights Showcase [Melbourne]
Saturday October 12, 2019

Southbank Theatre, The Lawler, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Join us for an ultra-blak invigoration station of deadly inspiration.

BlackWrights Showcase [Melbourne]
Brimful of Asha [Melbourne]
Saturday October 12, 2019

The Coopers Malthouse, Beckett Theatre, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

In this ring it’s son versus mum. We don’t like his odds.

Brimful of Asha [Melbourne]
What Girls Are Made Of [Melbourne]
Thursday October 10, 2019

The Famous Spiegeltent Arts Centre Melbourne Forecourt, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

While school friends were battling exams, hormones and curfews, Cora Bissett was an indie pop hopeful. Even the loftiest teen dreams come crashing down.

What Girls Are Made Of [Melbourne]
Roza Germian (Wheeler Centre) [Melbourne]
Thursday October 10, 2019

The Wheeler Centre, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

‘As a Kurd, I was stateless until I became an Australian, and Australia is the only official home I have, because Kurdistan does not exist on a map.’

Roza Germian (Wheeler Centre) [Melbourne]
Jessica White: Hearing Maud [Melbourne]
Wednesday October 9, 2019

The Wheeler Centre, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

At age four, Jessica White lost most of her hearing through bacterial meningitis. Growing up in an isolated rural community among hearing people, she was raised as a hearing person. She wasn’t taught to sign.

Jessica White: Hearing Maud [Melbourne]
CommBank ODI Series : Women Aus V Sri Lanka [Brisbane]
Wednesday October 9, 2019

AB Oval, Brisbane Queensland, Australia

The speeches will be Auslan interpreted at the ground.

CommBank ODI Series : Women Aus V Sri Lanka [Brisbane]
ERTH’S Dinosaur Zoo [Sydney]
Wednesday October 9, 2019

Studio, Sydney Opera House, Sydney NSW, Australia

Experience the thrill of this highly imaginative work.

ERTH'S Dinosaur Zoo [Sydney]
Possum Magic [Melbourne]
Tuesday October 8, 2019

Bunjil Place Theatre, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

The much loved story of Hush and Grandma Poss comes to life on stage!

Possum Magic [Melbourne]
NRL Grand Final [Sydney]
Sunday October 6, 2019

ANZ Stadium, Sydney New South Wales, Australia

It’s the pinnacle of the Rugby League calendar, 80 history-making minutes to crown the 2019 Premiers. 

NRL Grand Final [Sydney]
Anthem [Melbourne]
Sunday October 6, 2019

Arts Centre Melbourne, Playhouse, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

A funny and ferocious portrait of a country unable to reconcile its past, uncertain of its future and political vision.

Anthem [Melbourne]
Circus Oz – Aurora [Melbourne]
Saturday October 5, 2019

The Big Top, Southern Cross Lawn, Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria,, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

The latest creation by Circus Oz to grace the Big Top draws on the pristine beauty of the elements, exploring what was, what is, and what could be.

Circus Oz - Aurora [Melbourne]
CommBank ODI Series : Women Aus V Sri Lanka [Brisbane]
Saturday October 5, 2019

AB Oval, Brisbane Queensland, Australia

The pre match speeches will be Auslan interpreted at the ground.

CommBank ODI Series : Women Aus V Sri Lanka [Brisbane]
Lion King Jr (Cranbourne Community) [Victoria]
Friday October 4, 2019

Cranbourne Community Theatre (Cranbourne Secondary College), Melbourne Victoria, Australia

This performance will bring the African Savannah to life!

Lion King Jr (Cranbourne Community) [Victoria]
Laser Beak Man [Brisbane]
Thursday October 3, 2019

QPAC / Playhouse, Brisbane Queensland, Australia

The world of Laser Beak Man is brought to life in puppet form by the creative minds of Dead Puppet Society.

Laser Beak Man [Brisbane]
Cricket T01 Series : Women Aus V Sri Lanka [Sydney]
Wednesday October 2, 2019

North Sydney Oval, North Sydney NSW, Australia

The pre match speeches will be Auslan interpreted at the ground.

Cricket T01 Series : Women Aus V Sri Lanka [Sydney]
Krack!n the Industry: Inclusion on Screen [Melbourne]
Monday September 30, 2019

The Wheeler Centre, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Finally, Australian comedy is seeing a broader range of voices represented in writers’ rooms, on screen and behind the scenes. It’s making our entertainment funnier and sharper – and it’s enhancing its appeal for more Australians.

Krack!n the Industry: Inclusion on Screen [Melbourne]
MSO at NGV: The Ancient Afterlife [Melbourne]
Sunday September 29, 2019

NGV International, MELBOURNE VIC, Australia

Musicians from the Melbourne Symphony Orchestra perform

MSO at NGV: The Ancient Afterlife [Melbourne]
Just Us Girls (Melbourne Fringe) [Melbourne]
Saturday September 28, 2019

Fringe Hub: Trades Hall – Music Room, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Anyone from any gender or cultural background has suffered as a result of the patriarchy and sexism in some form. Feminism is about everyone.

Just Us Girls (Melbourne Fringe) [Melbourne]
Flesh, the law, and black humanity (Melbourne Fringe) [Melbourne]
Saturday September 28, 2019

Siteworks, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

A panel of BIPOC critical thinkers construct an imagined future. Tracking back to the present, they bare the socio – legal and political architectures that imprison and kill ideas, bodies and futures.

Flesh, the law, and black humanity  (Melbourne Fringe) [Melbourne]
AFL Grand Final – pre and post match entertainment [Melbourne]
Saturday September 28, 2019

Melbourne Cricket Ground, Richmond VIC, Australia

Auslan interpreters will be present for pre and post match entertainment at the MCG.

AFL Grand Final - pre and post match entertainment [Melbourne]
The Shadow Whose Prey the Hunter Becomes: Back to Back Theatre [Sydney]
Friday September 27, 2019

Carriageworks, Bay 17, Sydney New South Wales, Australia

SHOW + Q & A: Five activists with intellectual disabilities hold a public meeting to start a frank conversation about a history we would prefer not to know, and a future that is ambivalent.

The Shadow Whose Prey the Hunter Becomes: Back to Back Theatre [Sydney]
Invisible Cities (Brisbane Festival) [Queensland]
Friday September 27, 2019

WAREHOUSE, YEERONGPILLY Queensland, Australia

Staged in a huge warehouse in Yeerongpilly, Invisible Cities is perhaps the most ambitious project ever presented by Brisbane Festival.

Invisible Cities (Brisbane Festival) [Queensland]
Healesville Sanctuary Access (NWDP) [Melbourne]
Friday September 27, 2019

Healesville Zoo, Badger Creek VIC, Australia

In celebration of National Week of Deaf People, Auslan interpreters will be onsite at Healesville Sanctuary between 11am-3pm each day of the week

Healesville Sanctuary Access (NWDP) [Melbourne]
Bighouse Dreaming & Q&A (Brisbane Festival) [Queensland]
Thursday September 26, 2019

Theatre Republic – The Loft The Loft (Building Z2), QUT Creative Industries, Brisbane Queensland, Australia

Bighouse Dreaming is a provocative and urgent performance that holds an unflinching lens to the justice system, youth prisons and Australian masculinity – black and white.

Bighouse Dreaming & Q&A (Brisbane Festival) [Queensland]
An Inconvenient Comedy Show (Melbourne Fringe) [Melbourne]
Thursday September 26, 2019

Crowded in the Vaults – Vault 11, Melbourne VIC, Australia

Times are tough. Climate crisis, rampant inequality, and Pauline Hanson is still a thing. So these comedians are saving the world, one seven-minute stand-up set at a time.

An Inconvenient Comedy Show (Melbourne Fringe) [Melbourne]
Healesville Sanctuary Access (NWDP) [Melbourne]
Thursday September 26, 2019

Healesville Zoo, Badger Creek VIC, Australia

In celebration of National Week of Deaf People, Auslan interpreters will be onsite at Healesville Sanctuary between 11am-3pm each day of the week

Healesville Sanctuary Access (NWDP) [Melbourne]
Healesville Sanctuary Access (NWDP) [Melbourne]
Wednesday September 25, 2019

Healesville Zoo, Badger Creek VIC, Australia

In celebration of National Week of Deaf People, Auslan interpreters will be onsite at Healesville Sanctuary between 11am-3pm each day of the week

Healesville Sanctuary Access (NWDP) [Melbourne]
From Darkness (La Boîte) [Queensland]
Tuesday September 24, 2019

Roundhouse Theatre, Kelvin Grove QLD, Australia

A gripping, darkly funny drama about a spiritual force and a family’s need to connect with it.

From Darkness (La Boîte) [Queensland]
Mormon Girl (Melbourne Fringe) [Melbourne]
Tuesday September 24, 2019

Fringe Hub: Trades Hall – Evatt Room, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

As the eldest daughter of a rural Mormon family, Jess was taught her body was off limits. The church taught her a woman’s primary purpose was to become a mother, but being born with a disability and no uterus, how would that work?

Mormon Girl (Melbourne Fringe) [Melbourne]
Healesville Sanctuary Access (NWDP) [Melbourne]
Tuesday September 24, 2019

Healesville Zoo, Badger Creek VIC, Australia

In celebration of National Week of Deaf People, Auslan interpreters will be onsite at Healesville Sanctuary between 11am-3pm each day of the week

Healesville Sanctuary Access (NWDP) [Melbourne]
Healesville Sanctuary Access (NWDP) [Melbourne]
Monday September 23, 2019

Healesville Zoo, Badger Creek VIC, Australia

In celebration of National Week of Deaf People, Auslan interpreters will be onsite at Healesville Sanctuary between 11am-3pm each day of the week

Healesville Sanctuary Access (NWDP) [Melbourne]
VidCon Australia Send-Off Show [Melbourne]
Sunday September 22, 2019

Plenary 1 at the MCEC, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

VidCon Australia is a convention that celebrates the culture of online video.

VidCon Australia Send-Off Show [Melbourne]
Healesville Sanctuary Access (NWDP) [Melbourne]
Sunday September 22, 2019

Healesville Zoo, Badger Creek VIC, Australia

In celebration of National Week of Deaf People, Auslan interpreters will be onsite at Healesville Sanctuary between 11am-3pm each day of the week

Healesville Sanctuary Access (NWDP) [Melbourne]
You Should Be Dancing  [Melbourne]
Saturday September 21, 2019

Northcote Town Hall, Northcote Victoria, Australia

A non-stop, exhilarating party through the decades of dance, featuring Darebin’s dazzling dancing stars! A participatory dance performance, where audiences can learn dance moves and strut their stuff.

You Should Be Dancing  [Melbourne]
Symphony for Me (Brisbane Festival) [Queensland]
Saturday September 21, 2019

RIVERSTAGE, Brisbane Queensland, Australia

Many people have a favourite piece of orchestral music, even if they don’t think of themselves as classical music fans. Maybe they only know one piece – something heard as a child, or known from a film, or linked with a big life event – but it’s music that occupies a special place.

Symphony for Me (Brisbane Festival) [Queensland]
Snatches 2019 (Melbourne Fringe) [Melbourne]
Saturday September 21, 2019

RMIT Kaleide Theatre, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Snatches is RMIT Creative’s annual Melbourne Fringe Festival show – a night of short theatre pieces ?written, directed and performed by RMIT students.

Snatches 2019 (Melbourne Fringe) [Melbourne]
Plastisphere presented by Coburg Carnivale [Melbourne]
Saturday September 21, 2019

Coburg Library, Cnr Victoria and Louisa Sts, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

As emission targets are ignored, and we hurdle towards the point of no return, it is clear we have lost the ability to empathise with future generations.

Plastisphere presented by Coburg Carnivale  [Melbourne]
River of Light (Family Day) (Brisbane Festival) [Queensland]
Saturday September 21, 2019

Treasury Brisbane Arcadia Cultural Forecourt, Brisbane Queensland, Australia

This art-meets-technology water fountain, light-and-laser spectacle will illuminate the night and our river.

River of Light (Family Day) (Brisbane Festival) [Queensland]
What Am I Supposed To Do? (WAISTD) [Melbourne]
Saturday September 21, 2019

Fairfax Studio, Arts Centre Melbourne, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Digging into the stasis that holds us back from doing anything, this dark, hopeful and irreverent cautionary tale reminds that now is not the time to sit back and watch.

What Am I Supposed To Do? (WAISTD) [Melbourne]
Healesville Sanctuary Access (NWDP) [Melbourne]
Saturday September 21, 2019

Healesville Zoo, Badger Creek VIC, Australia

In celebration of National Week of Deaf People, Auslan interpreters will be onsite at Healesville Sanctuary between 11am-3pm each day of the week

Healesville Sanctuary Access (NWDP) [Melbourne]
Snatches 2019 (Melbourne Fringe) [Melbourne]
Friday September 20, 2019

RMIT Kaleide Theatre, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Snatches is RMIT Creative’s annual Melbourne Fringe Festival show – a night of short theatre pieces ?written, directed and performed by RMIT students.

Snatches 2019 (Melbourne Fringe) [Melbourne]
Self-Care: An Anti-Musical (Melbourne Fringe) [Melbourne]
Friday September 20, 2019

Brunswick Town Hall – Mayoral Chambers, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Just how effective IS self care? And who is actually successfully practicing it? We’re on a mission to find out…

Self-Care: An Anti-Musical (Melbourne Fringe) [Melbourne]
Laser Beak Man [Melbourne]
Friday September 20, 2019

Arts Centre Melbourne, Playhouse, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

The world of Laser Beak Man is brought to life in puppet form by the creative minds of Dead Puppet Society.

Laser Beak Man [Melbourne]
VidCon Australia Opening Show [Melbourne]
Friday September 20, 2019

Plenary 1 at the MCEC, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

VidCon Australia is a convention that celebrates the culture of online video.

VidCon Australia Opening Show [Melbourne]
Scout Boxall: Good Egg (Melbourne Fringe) [Melbourne]
Thursday September 19, 2019

Fringe Hub: Trades Hall – Evatt Room, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

18 years later, Scout Boxall brings their unique blend of sketch, clown, stand-up and low-fi, prop-heavy misandry to the stage in their raw first solo hour. It’s going to be a cracking time.

Scout Boxall: Good Egg (Melbourne Fringe) [Melbourne]
Body Acousmonium (Melbourne Fringe) [Melbourne]
Thursday September 19, 2019

Fringe Hub: Trades Hall – New Council Chambers, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Witness a unique multi-sensory experience of spatial sound that can be seen and felt as a playful and haunting entity.

Body Acousmonium (Melbourne Fringe) [Melbourne]
Storytime sessions (SLV) [Melbourne]
Thursday September 19, 2019

State Library of Victoria, Melbourne , Australia

The Storytime program is for children aged 3-5 years, their parents and carers.

Storytime sessions (SLV) [Melbourne]
Fangirls (QTC) [Queensland]
Monday September 16, 2019

Bille Brown Studio, Queensland Theatre Company, South Brisbane , Australia

THE NEW MUSICAL COMEDY ABOUT A POORLY UNDERSTOOD FORCE OF NATURE

Fangirls (QTC) [Queensland]
Let Meowt! (Melbourne Fringe) [Melbourne]
Sunday September 15, 2019

The Rattlesnake Saloon, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Let Meowt! Dives deep into the qualities that make cats so damn special, but even more so — the qualities that make us so uniquely human. 

Let Meowt! (Melbourne Fringe) [Melbourne]
Let Meowt! (Melbourne Fringe) [Melbourne]
Saturday September 14, 2019

The Rattlesnake Saloon, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Let Meowt! Dives deep into the qualities that make cats so damn special, but even more so — the qualities that make us so uniquely human. 

Let Meowt! (Melbourne Fringe) [Melbourne]
2019 Victorian State Schools Spectacular (6.30pm) [Melbourne]
Saturday September 14, 2019

Melbourne Arena, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Experience Melbourne’s biggest professionally staged song and dance phenomenon, the Victorian State Schools Spectacular, a dazzling arena production guaranteed to entertain the whole family.  

2019 Victorian State Schools Spectacular (6.30pm) [Melbourne]
2019 Victorian State Schools Spectacular (1pm) [Melbourne]
Saturday September 14, 2019

Melbourne Arena, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Experience Melbourne’s biggest professionally staged song and dance phenomenon, the Victorian State Schools Spectacular, a dazzling arena production guaranteed to entertain the whole family.  

2019 Victorian State Schools Spectacular (1pm) [Melbourne]
CIVILIZATION: The Collective Life (NGV) [Melbourne]
Saturday September 14, 2019

NGV Australia, Federation Square Theatre Ground Level, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Civilization: The Way We Live Now explores photographers’ representations of life in cities and presents a journey through the shared aspects of living in the urban environment.

CIVILIZATION: The Collective Life (NGV) [Melbourne]
CAFE PLAY! (Coburg Carnivale) [Melbourne]
Saturday September 14, 2019

Secret location in Coburg (details provided upon booking)., Melbourne VIC, Australia

(30 min sessions start from 11am).Taking place in a bustling Coburg venue, you’ll be the only one that knows a show is happening. Help plan an exciting event where your decisions matter and are key to how the story plays out.

CAFE PLAY! (Coburg Carnivale) [Melbourne]
Jesus Christ Superstar [Melbourne]
Friday September 13, 2019

Doncaster Playhouse, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Phoenix Theatre Company is bringing the sensational Jesus Christ Superstar to the stage

Jesus Christ Superstar [Melbourne]
The Irresistible [Sydney]
Friday September 13, 2019

The Studio, Sydney Opera House, Sydney NSW, Australia

Experience spine-tingling mystery and inescapable tension. Can you resist?

The Irresistible [Sydney]
Self-Care: An Anti-Musical (Melbourne Fringe) [Melbourne]
Friday September 13, 2019

Brunswick Town Hall – Mayoral Chambers, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Just how effective IS self care? And who is actually successfully practicing it? We’re on a mission to find out…

Self-Care: An Anti-Musical (Melbourne Fringe) [Melbourne]
The Melanin Monologues – (Melbourne Fringe) [Melbourne]
Friday September 13, 2019

Fringe Hub: Trades Hall – ETU Ballroom, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

How many stories have gone untold? How do we process our own pain, healing, disconnection and growth?

The Melanin Monologues - (Melbourne Fringe) [Melbourne]
Rawcus – FANATICUS [Melbourne]
Friday September 13, 2019

Brunswick Basketball Stadium, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

A wild and playful collision of basketball and theatre.

Rawcus - FANATICUS [Melbourne]
Tickets On Myself (Melbourne Fringe) [Melbourne]
Thursday September 12, 2019

Fringe Hub: Trades Hall – Old Ballroom, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Tickets on Myself is showcase version of an earlier show about women’s reproductive rights, Total Vagina, featuring the stories of four artists/activists. This showcase features intersectional commentary front and centre – it’s darker, sharper, political.

Tickets On Myself (Melbourne Fringe) [Melbourne]
Love + & Q&A (Brisbane Festival) [Queensland]
Wednesday September 11, 2019

Theatre Republic – The Block The Block (Building Z3), QUT Creative Industries, Brisbane Queensland, Australia

From the award-winning MALAPROP Theatre Company, LOVE+ is a one-woman two-hander about the inevitability of human/robot relationships.

Love + & Q&A (Brisbane Festival) [Queensland]
The Mysterious World of Redwares (NGV) [Melbourne]
Wednesday September 11, 2019

Clemenger Auditorium, NGV, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Explore the evolution of redwares, a form of earthenware pottery.

The Mysterious World of Redwares (NGV) [Melbourne]
Closing Night: Last Goodbye (MWF) [Melbourne]
Sunday September 8, 2019

RMIT Storey Hall, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

It’s time to bid farewell to MWF19 with one final night of readings and performance, courtesy of four brilliant artists each reading a piece about their own ‘last goodbye’ – to a place, a person, a memory.

Closing Night: Last Goodbye (MWF) [Melbourne]
Richard Flanagan: You Win Some, You Lose Some (MWF) [Melbourne]
Saturday September 7, 2019

RMIT Storey Hall, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

In a rare Melbourne appearance he reflects on the vast body of his work, how he almost gave up writing after his first novel initially failed, and muses on future projects.

Richard Flanagan: You Win Some, You Lose Some (MWF) [Melbourne]
We Live Here (Brisbane Festival [Brisbane]
Saturday September 7, 2019

QPAC – Cremorne Theatre, Brisbane Queensland, Australia

“An Inspiring collaboration – illustrating the vital work of Hummingbird House and the skills of the Flipside Circus creatives.”CREATIVE FUTURES

We Live Here (Brisbane Festival [Brisbane]
Congress (All The Queens Men) [Victoria]
Saturday September 7, 2019

Wyndham Civic Centre, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Congress is a citizens’ assembly made especially for the people of Wyndham; a platform to celebrate diverse voices, our local community whilst championing our collective right to been seen
and heard.

Congress (All The Queens Men) [Victoria]
Words Nourish Neighbours (Arts House) [Melbourne]
Saturday September 7, 2019

Arts House, North Melbourne Town Hall, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Put learning itself under the microscope with a series of discussions that offer vital correctives to the methods of sharing knowledge that dominate our society.

Words Nourish Neighbours (Arts House) [Melbourne]
Balit Liwurruk “Strong Girl” [Melbourne]
Saturday September 7, 2019

Irene Mitchell Studio St Martins, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

        ‘A girl’s strength is hard to describe. The impossible task is holding the sky up on your shoulders. No one can take my sky, my tree and my red earth from me’.  – Kaitlyn

Balit Liwurruk  "Strong Girl" [Melbourne]
A Not So Traditional Story [Melbourne]
Saturday September 7, 2019

Fairfax Studio, Arts Centre Melbourne, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Adventure, laughs and contemporary Aboriginal culture.

A Not So Traditional Story [Melbourne]
Welcome To Country & River Of Light (Opening night Brisbane Festival) [Brisbane]
Friday September 6, 2019

Treasury Brisbane Arcadia, Brisbane Queensland, Australia

This art-meets-technology water fountain, light-and-laser spectacle will illuminate the night and our river.

Welcome To Country & River Of Light (Opening night Brisbane Festival) [Brisbane]
Grease (Ballarat) [Melbourne]
Friday September 6, 2019

The Wendouree Centre for Performing Arts, Ballarat Victoria, Australia

Grease promises to delight the young and young at heart.

Grease (Ballarat) [Melbourne]
Duets: Tina Arena & Deborah Cheetham (MWF) [Melbourne]
Friday September 6, 2019

SLV, Isabella Fraser Room, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Some of the country’s top singer-songwriters discuss their practice and perform live in MWF19’s Duets series.

Duets: Tina Arena & Deborah Cheetham (MWF) [Melbourne]
Sexuality and Disability: The Intersection (MWF) [Melbourne]
Friday September 6, 2019

SLV, North Rotunda, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Too often conversations about sex fail to meaningfully address the important intersection between sexuality and disability.

Sexuality and Disability: The Intersection (MWF) [Melbourne]
How I Met My Dead Husband by Lansy Feng [Melbourne]
Thursday September 5, 2019

Bluestone Church Arts Space, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

When a determined woman chases true love, even Buddha can’t stop her.

How I Met My Dead Husband by Lansy Feng [Melbourne]
A Not So Traditional Story (Schools Performance) [Melbourne]
Thursday September 5, 2019

Fairfax Studio, Arts Centre Melbourne, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Adventure, laughs and contemporary Aboriginal culture.

A Not So Traditional Story (Schools Performance) [Melbourne]
Perpetual Wake [Perth]
Wednesday September 4, 2019

Subiaco Arts Centre, Perth Western Australia, Australia

From Australia’s hottest theatrical outfit The Last Great Hunt, comes PERPETUAL WAKE, a brand-new comedy about the stories we tell to hide our shame.

Perpetual Wake [Perth]
Dr Michelle Lim (Talk on loneliness) [Melbourne]
Wednesday September 4, 2019

Rowden White Library, University of Melbourne VIC 3010, Australia

Navigating the Social Minefield: How to Beat Loneliness in University Life

Dr Michelle Lim (Talk on loneliness) [Melbourne]
2019 Inky Awards at State Library Victoria [Melbourne]
Wednesday September 4, 2019

Village Roadshow Theatrette via Entry 3, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

The Inky Awards are Australia’s only teen voted book awards.

2019 Inky Awards at State Library Victoria [Melbourne]
Romeo and Juliet: Post-Performance Q&A [Brisbane]
Tuesday September 3, 2019

Lyric Theatre, QPAC, Brisbane Queensland, Australia

The Q&A session will be Auslan interpreted.

Romeo and Juliet: Post-Performance Q&A [Brisbane]
Slutwalk Fundraiser 2019 [Melbourne]
Tuesday September 3, 2019

Rochester Hotel, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

SlutWalk Melbourne is taking over the Rochester Hotel’s usual trivia for one night only.

Slutwalk Fundraiser 2019 [Melbourne]
DeRay Mckesson: On The Other Side of Freedom (MWF) [Melbourne]
Tuesday September 3, 2019

The Capitol, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Civil rights activist and author DeRay Mckesson is one of the leading voices in the Black Lives Matter movement.

DeRay Mckesson: On The Other Side of Freedom (MWF) [Melbourne]
MTC 2020 Launch [Melbourne]
Tuesday September 3, 2019

Hammer Hall, Melbourne, Arts Centre, Melbourne VIC, Australia

Melbourne Theatre Company  2020 Season Launch.

MTC 2020 Launch [Melbourne]
Outloud Eco!Slam – Junior Final (MWF) [Melbourne]
Monday September 2, 2019

State Library of Victoria, Melbourne , Australia

Who will be crowned champions?

Outloud Eco!Slam – Junior Final (MWF) [Melbourne]
Deer Woman [Melbourne]
Sunday September 1, 2019

Fairfax Studio, Arts Centre Melbourne, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

“My name is Lila and I am a proud Blackfoot woman. What I am doing is illegal.”  

Deer Woman [Melbourne]
Ya’ll Thirsty (MWF) [Melbourne]
Sunday September 1, 2019

SLV, Village Roadshow Theatrette, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

What was the something or someone who changed the way you love and see the world?

Ya'll Thirsty (MWF) [Melbourne]
Arts House (Refuge) ‘In Case Of-Rediplan’ [Melbourne]
Sunday September 1, 2019

Arts House, North Melbourne Town Hall, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Put learning itself under the microscope with a series of discussions (throughout the weekend) that offer vital correctives to the methods of sharing knowledge that dominate our society.

Arts House (Refuge) 'In Case Of-Rediplan' [Melbourne]
SUFFRAGETTE (Talk – After the film) (NGV) [Melbourne]
Sunday September 1, 2019

Clemenger Auditorium, NGV, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

A post-screening talk on the Australian women’s suffrage movement by historian Clare Wright.

SUFFRAGETTE (Talk - After the film) (NGV) [Melbourne]
With Love, Me (MWF) [Melbourne]
Sunday September 1, 2019

The Capitol, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

What was the something or someone who changed the way you love and see the world?

With Love, Me (MWF) [Melbourne]
Ngulu Nganjin (Darebin) [Victoria]
Sunday September 1, 2019

Darebin Arts Centre, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

A new annual event on the Darebin calendar, this special day recognises and celebrates First Nations peoples and the wider Darebin community.

Ngulu Nganjin (Darebin) [Victoria]
North Melbourne School of Displacement (Arts House) [Melbourne]
Sunday September 1, 2019

Arts House, North Melbourne Town Hall, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Put learning itself under the microscope with a series of discussions (throughout the weekend) that offer vital correctives to the methods of sharing knowledge that dominate our society.

North Melbourne School of Displacement (Arts House) [Melbourne]
Romeo and Juliet: Post-Performance Q&A [Brisbane]
Saturday August 31, 2019

Lyric Theatre, QPAC, Brisbane Queensland, Australia

The Q&A session will be Auslan interpreted.

Romeo and Juliet: Post-Performance Q&A [Brisbane]
Arts House (Refuge) ‘In Case Of-Rediplan’ [Melbourne]
Saturday August 31, 2019

Arts House, North Melbourne Town Hall, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Put learning itself under the microscope with a series of discussions (throughout the weekend) that offer vital correctives to the methods of sharing knowledge that dominate our society.

Arts House (Refuge) 'In Case Of-Rediplan' [Melbourne]
Australian Realness (Malthouse Theatre) [Melbourne]
Saturday August 31, 2019

Merlyn Theatre, Malthouse, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

A BOGAN AND BOURGEOIS BATTLE FOR A SUBURBAN BACKYARD.

Australian Realness (Malthouse Theatre) [Melbourne]
Portage: Shelter – Weavers Walk (Arts House) [Melbourne]
Saturday August 31, 2019

Arts House, North Melbourne Town Hall, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

What can we learn from each other, our environment and about ourselves? (Read more for the full REFUGE program – with many Auslan accessible events this weekend).

Portage: Shelter – Weavers Walk (Arts House) [Melbourne]
North Melbourne School of Displacement (Arts House) [Melbourne]
Saturday August 31, 2019

Arts House, North Melbourne Town Hall, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Put learning itself under the microscope with a series of discussions (throughout the weekend) that offer vital correctives to the methods of sharing knowledge that dominate our society.

North Melbourne School of Displacement (Arts House) [Melbourne]
Opening Night: First Hello (MWF) [Melbourne]
Friday August 30, 2019

SLV, Redmond Barry Reading Room, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

MWF19 swoons into the arms of Melbourne with its opening night gala

Opening Night: First Hello (MWF) [Melbourne]
Lawrence Wilson Art Gallery – Season 3 Opening [Crawley, WA]
Friday August 30, 2019

Lawrence Wilson Art Gallery – University of Western Australia, Crawley WA , Australia

Join us for an exciting exhibition opening.

Lawrence Wilson Art Gallery - Season 3 Opening [Crawley, WA]
Queerstories (Maeve Marsden) [Melbourne]
Wednesday August 28, 2019

The Melba Spiegeltent, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Join host Maeve Marsden, along with a line up of stars and strangers, for a night of queer stories, unexpected tales of lives well lived and battles fought, pride, prejudice, love and humour.

Queerstories (Maeve Marsden) [Melbourne]
Crowspiracy (Mudfest) [Melbourne]
Tuesday August 27, 2019

University of Melbourne, Parkville, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

In the face of climate crisis, three crows come together to save the world.

Crowspiracy (Mudfest) [Melbourne]
Penelope Umbrico In Conversation (NGV) [Melbourne]
Tuesday August 27, 2019

Clemenger Auditorium, NGV, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

American artist Penelope Umbrico discusses her installations, video, and digital media works with Professor Daniel Palmer from RMIT University.

Penelope Umbrico In Conversation (NGV) [Melbourne]
A Road Trip We’ll Probably Never Actually Go On (Mudfest) [Melbourne]
Sunday August 25, 2019

University of Melbourne, Parkville, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Combining satire, romantic comedy and science fiction, this devised play explores how to live (and die) well in the final days of humanity.

A Road Trip We’ll Probably Never Actually Go On  (Mudfest) [Melbourne]
Magic Dykes (Mudfest) Melbourne
Saturday August 24, 2019

North Court (24 and 25 August), University of Melbourne, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Magic Dykes is a camp dance party with performances across each night. Participation is encouraged (BYO poppers) .

Magic Dykes (Mudfest) Melbourne
AIDA with Music by Elton John and Lyrics Tim Rice (Lilydale)[Melbourne]
Saturday August 24, 2019

Lilydale High School, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

An Egyptian military commander, Radamès, struggles to choose between his love for her and his loyalty to the King of Egypt.

AIDA with Music by Elton John and Lyrics Tim Rice (Lilydale)[Melbourne]
The Apparatus [Perth]
Thursday August 22, 2019

The Blue Room Theatre, Perth, Perth , Australia

Three stories by master of the macabre Franz Kafka explore the twists and turns of legal limbo, paranoia, and offshore detention and torture.

The Apparatus [Perth]
Drama [Melbourne]
Thursday August 22, 2019

The Butterfly Club, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

A new non-boring comedy cabaret from Lucy Gransbury. (Winner of ‘Best Cabaret’ weekly award from Adelaide Fringe).

Drama [Melbourne]
Overripe (Mudfest) [Melbourne]
Thursday August 22, 2019

Arts Lab, Level 3, Union House, University of Melbourne, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

It’s a devised work about changing and becoming. It will be made with so much love. And probably lots of shared meals. 

Overripe (Mudfest) [Melbourne]
UNCOVERING THE WARRIORS (NGV) [Melbourne]
Tuesday August 20, 2019

NGV International, MELBOURNE VIC, Australia

A talk on the Qin and Han Dynasties.

UNCOVERING THE WARRIORS (NGV)  [Melbourne]
Liveworks – Launch [Sydney]
Tuesday August 20, 2019

Carriageworks, Eveleigh NSW , Australia

Liveworks Festival of Experimental Art is your place to experience an extraordinary selection of inspiring new work by acclaimed artists from Australia and the Asia Pacific.

Liveworks - Launch [Sydney]
ABORIGI-LOL (Darwin Festival) [Darwin]
Sunday August 18, 2019

The Lighthouse, Festival Park, Corner Smith St & Harry Chan Ave,, Darwin Northern Territory, Australia

Two of Australia’s funniest First Nationers are bringing the belly laughs to Darwin Festival.

ABORIGI-LOL (Darwin Festival) [Darwin]
The Farewell (Film and Q & A – MIFF) [Melbourne]
Sunday August 18, 2019

Kino 2 Cinemas, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

A Chinese-American woman reuniting with family to farewell her dying grandmother – who doesn’t know of her deadly diagnosis. 

The Farewell (Film and Q & A - MIFF) [Melbourne]
Feel The Beat Music Festival [Sydney]
Sunday August 18, 2019

The Cube (Campbelltown Catholic Club), Sydney New South Wales, Australia

Feel the Beat music event is an inclusive youth music festival catering for people with disability.

Feel The Beat Music Festival [Sydney]
That’s Why the Lady Needs a Ramp! [Melbourne]
Saturday August 17, 2019

FCAC, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Honouring Stella Young through comedy and coincidence, Kate Hood plays an array of quirky characters, all wheelchair users,? to explore living with a disability? in Australia.

That’s Why the Lady Needs a Ramp! [Melbourne]
3x3x2 Festival of New Works (PACT [Sydney]
Saturday August 17, 2019

PACT Centre for Emerging Artists, Sydney New South Wales, Australia

3x3x2 Festival of New Works premiers three boundary-pushing performances by the next generation of experimental performance makers.

3x3x2 Festival of New Works (PACT [Sydney]
Air Race (Darwin Festival) [Darwin]
Saturday August 17, 2019

Studio Theatre, Darwin Entertainment Centre, Darwin Northern Territory, Australia

This old-world adventure from Arena Theatre Company captures an extraordinary moment in history, when flight was inspiring a whole new way of looking at the world.

Air Race (Darwin Festival) [Darwin]
Iron Fists and Kung Fu Kicks (Film and Q & A – MIFF) [Melbourne]
Saturday August 17, 2019

Kino 1 Cinemas, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

This is the wild story of how the way of the dragon became a global phenomenon.

Iron Fists and Kung Fu Kicks (Film and Q & A - MIFF) [Melbourne]
No Time for Quiet (Film and Q & A – MIFF) [Melbourne]
Friday August 16, 2019

Hoyts 3 (Cnr Swanston and LaTrobe Streets), Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Join a group of girls and gender-fluid youths as they discover the empowering strength of music through a GIRLS ROCK! camp in Melbourne.

No Time for Quiet (Film and Q & A - MIFF) [Melbourne]
Melbourne Uni Law Revue 2019 Presents: My Mum’s Y2k Party [Melbourne]
Friday August 16, 2019

The Open Stage, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

An annual sketch comedy show written, directed and performed by students that has been running for over 40 years

Melbourne Uni Law Revue 2019 Presents: My Mum's Y2k Party [Melbourne]
Transgender Victoria’s WeDeserve Project [Melbourne]
Friday August 16, 2019

Library At The Dock, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

This night is for all trans, gender-diverse and non-binary community members and their loved ones. Come and take part in conversations about the relationships we can forge as individuals and a community.

Transgender Victoria's WeDeserve Project [Melbourne]
Wyndham Learning Festival – Launch [Melbourne]
Friday August 16, 2019

Council Chambers Civic Centre, Werribee, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

This is the launch of the ‘The Wyndham Learning Festival’ : a free community event that celebrates and showcases learning

Wyndham Learning Festival - Launch [Melbourne]
Since Ali Died [Melbourne]
Thursday August 15, 2019

Fairfax Studio, Arts Centre Melbourne, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Rapper, poet and award-winning author Omar Musa brings his electrifying show Since Ali Died to Melbourne, following sold out seasons at Sydney’s Griffin Theatre Company, including at their inaugural Batch Festival.

Since Ali Died [Melbourne]
Lord of the Flies [Sydney]
Thursday August 15, 2019

Roslyn Packer Theatre, Sydney New South Wales, Australia

An enduring modern myth, examining humanity’s terrifying capacity for self-destruction.

Lord of the Flies [Sydney]
H is for Happiness (Film and Q & A – MIFF) [Melbourne]
Thursday August 15, 2019

The Capitol, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

A sunny and buoyant coming-of-age tale!

H is for Happiness (Film and Q & A - MIFF) [Melbourne]
Revolting Rhymes & Dirty Beasts [Perth]
Thursday August 15, 2019

State Theatre Centre, Perth Western Australia, Australia

Get ready for the ultimate fairy tale mash up! 

Revolting Rhymes & Dirty Beasts [Perth]
Below (Film and Q & A – MIFF) [Melbourne]
Wednesday August 14, 2019

Kino Cinemas,, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Below is a pitch-black comedy with a unique, and uniquely provocative, take on Australia’s controversial asylum-seeker detention system.

Below (Film and Q & A - MIFF) [Melbourne]
A Family (Film and Q & A – MIFF) [Melbourne]
Tuesday August 13, 2019

Kino Cinemas,, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Deadpan to its core, A Family is an offbeat comedy that ventures into the home of a lonely man who hires actors to play his parents, brother and sister.

A Family (Film and Q & A - MIFF) [Melbourne]
All Come Out To Play [Melbourne]
Tuesday August 13, 2019

John Pierce Centre, Prahran VIC, Australia

Delivered with humour, dancing and fun for all, All come out to play! is a session that helps children learn about respectful relationships and equality. 

All Come Out To Play [Melbourne]
L’APPARTMENT (QTC) [Queensland]
Monday August 12, 2019

Cremorne Theatre, QPC, South Brisbane QLD , Australia

A COMEDY THAT ASKS IF GOOD INTENTIONS ARE THE ULTIMATE CRIME OF THE MIDDLE CLASS

L’APPARTMENT (QTC)  [Queensland]
MIFF Talks – Disability and Cinema [Melbourne]
Monday August 12, 2019

Grant Street Theatre Southbank, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Despite progress across recent decades in portraying minority experience, films today often struggle to accurately and compassionately represent disability on screen.

MIFF Talks - Disability and Cinema  [Melbourne]
Buoyancy (Film and Q & A – MIFF) [Melbourne]
Monday August 12, 2019

Kino Cinemas,, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

This gripping high seas drama was awarded the Panorama Prize by Berlinale’s Ecumenical Jury.

Buoyancy (Film and Q & A - MIFF) [Melbourne]
Muriel’s Wedding The Musical [Sydney]
Sunday August 11, 2019

Lyric Theatre, Sydney New South Wales, Australia

Undateable. Unemployable. Unstoppable.

Muriel's Wedding The Musical [Sydney]
Shakespeare in Love [Melbourne]
Saturday August 10, 2019

Arts Centre Melbourne, Playhouse, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

This award winning script has been transformed by Lee Hall (Billy Elliot) into a side-splitting stage comedy with a stirring love story at its heart.

Shakespeare in Love [Melbourne]
One the Bear [Melbourne]
Saturday August 10, 2019

Fairfax Studio, Arts Centre Melbourne, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Grab your Beatz and rhymes loving teen, this show is guaranteed to burst senses and expand minds!

One the Bear [Melbourne]
Lawrence Wilson Art Gallery – (Tour and Conversation Event) [Crawley, WA]
Saturday August 10, 2019

Lawrence Wilson Art Gallery – University of Western Australia, Crawley WA , Australia

Join us for an exciting exhibition opening.

Lawrence Wilson Art Gallery - (Tour and Conversation Event) [Crawley, WA]
MIFF Talks – Beyond Buoyancy [Melbourne]
Saturday August 10, 2019

Level 2, The Wheeler Centre, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

The MIFF Premiere Fund-supported film Buoyancy draws attention to the plight of boys and young men exploited in Southeast Asia’s fishing industry

MIFF Talks - Beyond Buoyancy [Melbourne]
One the Bear (Schools Performance) [Melbourne]
Friday August 9, 2019

Fairfax Studio, Arts Centre Melbourne, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Grab your Beatz and rhymes loving teen, this show is guaranteed to burst senses and expand minds!

One the Bear (Schools Performance) [Melbourne]
Much Ado About Nothing [Perth]
Thursday August 8, 2019

Heathe Ledger Theatre, Perth Western Australia, Australia

Will truth and honesty win the day, and does love really conquer all?

Much Ado About Nothing [Perth]
MIFF Talks – Telling Other People’s Stories (Unclassified 15+) [Melbourne]
Wednesday August 7, 2019

Level 2, The Wheeler Centre, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

A panel of critics and filmmakers discuss if there are certain stories that cannot – or should not – be told, except by artists of a particular race, gender or lived experience?

MIFF Talks - Telling Other People’s Stories (Unclassified 15+) [Melbourne]
Asia Society at NGV: The Silk Road Reimagined (NGV) [Melbourne]
Tuesday August 6, 2019

Clemenger Auditorium, NGV, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Explore China’s ambitious One Belt One Road project and how it is transforming the region.

Asia Society at NGV: The Silk Road Reimagined (NGV) [Melbourne]
Storm Boy (QTC) [Queensland]
Monday August 5, 2019

The Playhouse, QPAC, South Bank QLD, Australia

Young Storm Boy lives a simple yet free life on the coastal wilds of the South Australian Coorong, combing the beaches with his reclusive father, Hideaway Tom.

Storm Boy (QTC) [Queensland]
The Red Tree [Melbourne]
Sunday August 4, 2019

Fairfax Studio, Arts Centre Melbourne, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Based on the beloved book by Shaun Tan, follow the little red leaf into this spectacular new work of musical theatre for ages 7 and older.

The Red Tree [Melbourne]
Official Ceremony – Open of John Macmillan Park [Perth]
Sunday August 4, 2019

John Macmillan Park, Perth Western Australia, Australia

Opening of the John Mactivation Project in John Macmillan Park to revitalise the precinct.

Official Ceremony - Open of John Macmillan Park [Perth]
Don’t Get Your Vicars In A Twist [Brisbane]
Friday August 2, 2019

Chelmer Community Centre, Chelmer , Brisbane QLD, Australia

(DGVIAT is a farce, a comedy, with adult themes, no coarse language)

Don’t Get Your Vicars In A Twist  [Brisbane]
The Red Tree (Schools Groups Only) [Melbourne]
Thursday August 1, 2019

Fairfax Studio, Arts Centre Melbourne, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Based on the beloved book by Shaun Tan, follow the little red leaf into this spectacular new work of musical theatre for ages 7 and older.

The Red Tree (Schools Groups Only) [Melbourne]
Springvale Snow Fest 2019 [Melbourne]
Sunday July 28, 2019

Corner Buckingham and Balmoral avenues, Springvale, Springvale VIC, Australia

The streets will be filled with fun, snow (real and simulated), moving rides, free kids activities and market and food stalls.

Springvale Snow Fest 2019 [Melbourne]
CIRCUS OZ – Rock Bang [Hobart]
Saturday July 27, 2019

Theatre Royal, Hobart Tasmania, Australia

Part rock concert, part side-splitting comedy and smashed together with acrobatic punk anarchy!

CIRCUS OZ  - Rock Bang [Hobart]
Disrupted Festival [Perth]
Saturday July 27, 2019 - Sunday July 28, 2019

State Library of Western Australia, Perth WA, Australia

Disrupted Festival of Ideas is a weekend of FREE EVENTS including: conversations, panel discussions, keynotes and activities taking over the State Library of Western Australia. 

Disrupted Festival [Perth]
Going Down Swinging Presents: Spoken Like a Champion [Melbourne]
Friday July 26, 2019

Brunswick Mechanics Institute, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

What do you get when you combine a niche poetry community with a campy, old-school game show?

Going Down Swinging Presents: Spoken Like a Champion [Melbourne]
Grease (School performance) [Melbourne]
Tuesday July 23, 2019

Darebin Arts Centre, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Sandy Olsen is a goody two shoes. Danny Zuko is the leader of the greaser gang the ‘T.Birds’ from ‘Rydell High’. However when the two meet up during the summer, they fall in love

Grease (School performance) [Melbourne]
Smith Street Dreaming (Live Music Event) [Melbourne]
Saturday July 20, 2019

The event is on the corner of Smith and Stanley Street, Collingwood VIC, Australia

Smith Street Dreaming: One Street. Many Mobs. One Community.

Smith Street Dreaming (Live Music Event) [Melbourne]
Michael Pollan (Wheeler Centre) [Melbourne]
Friday July 19, 2019

Melbourne Town Hall, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Pollan’s latest investigation is more explicitly concerned than ever with changing minds.

Michael Pollan (Wheeler Centre) [Melbourne]
Darebin Changing Place (launch) [Melbourne]
Friday July 19, 2019

Preston Town Hall, Preston VIC , Australia

The launch will provide community members with information about availability and location of this new facility.

Darebin Changing Place (launch) [Melbourne]
Revolting Rhymes & Dirty Beasts [Sydney]
Thursday July 18, 2019

Playhouse, Sydney Opera House, Sydney NSW, Australia

Get ready for the ultimate fairy tale mash up! 

Revolting Rhymes & Dirty Beasts [Sydney]
Disney On Ice celebrates Mickey and Friends [Sydney]
Thursday July 18, 2019

Qudos Bank Arena, Sydney Olympic Park NSW , Australia

Grab your mouse ears and get ready for the ultimate interactive event at Disney On Ice celebrates Mickey and Friends.

Disney On Ice celebrates Mickey and Friends [Sydney]
PEN Lecture: Fragile Minds (Wheeler Centre) [Melbourne]
Wednesday July 17, 2019

The Wheeler Centre, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Journalism is at its second crossroads in two decades: not one of means, but of privilege.

PEN Lecture: Fragile Minds (Wheeler Centre) [Melbourne]
Helpmann Awards Act II [Melbourne]
Monday July 15, 2019

State Theatre, Arts Centre, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

This is a black-tie gala event, held for the very first time this year in Melbourne, will salute artistic excellence and achievement on Australian stages over the past year in every form.

Helpmann Awards Act II [Melbourne]
Helpmann Awards Act I [Melbourne]
Sunday July 14, 2019

State Theatre, Arts Centre, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

For the very first time in Melbourne, the stars of the Australian live theatre and entertainment industry come together for two remarkable nights

Helpmann Awards Act I [Melbourne]
Archiving The Margins – in conversation with the artists (Arts House) [Melbourne]
Saturday July 13, 2019

Arts House,North Melbourne Town Hall, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Join a conversation with artists, researchers and creatives delving into the QUEERDOM exhibition and the community reading/making room at Arts House.

Archiving The Margins - in conversation with the artists (Arts House) [Melbourne]
Umyuangvigkaq – Emily Johnson / Catalyst (Arts House) [Melbourne]
Saturday July 13, 2019

Arts House,North Melbourne Town Hall, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Umyuangvigkaq is a place to gather ideas. This is a free event.

Umyuangvigkaq - Emily Johnson / Catalyst (Arts House) [Melbourne]
Beep [Melbourne]
Saturday July 13, 2019

Fairfax Studio, Arts Centre Melbourne, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

From the makers of Grug and Grug and the Rainbow, comes a slightly sideways tale about unexpected friendship, finding where you fit and learning to mix it up a little.

Beep [Melbourne]
Work It – New Manifestos (Arts House) [Melbourne]
Friday July 12, 2019

Arts House,North Melbourne Town Hall, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

The future needs imagining before it can become real.

Work It – New Manifestos (Arts House) [Melbourne]
My Robot [Perth]
Friday July 12, 2019

Studio Underground, State Theatre Centre of WA, Perth Western Australia, Australia

When Ophelia moves with her family to the seaside, she’s not impressed. She doesn’t like the beach, misses her old home and thinks the people in this town are pretty strange.

My Robot [Perth]
The Cabin!  [Melbourne]
Thursday July 11, 2019

Northcote Town Hall, Northcote Victoria, Australia

THE CABIN! is a horror show written by kids, for adults.

The Cabin!  [Melbourne]
Modern Maori Quartet: Two Worlds [Melbourne]
Thursday July 11, 2019

Fairfax Studio, Arts Centre Melbourne, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

There are two sides to every story, and every story has a song.

Modern Maori Quartet: Two Worlds [Melbourne]
Asia Society at NGV: From Qin to Xi (NGV) [Melbourne]
Thursday July 11, 2019

Clemenger Auditorium, NGV, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Consider how China’s perception of itself has changed since the time of the terracotta warriors burial in the Qin Dynasty to the China we see under President Xi Jinping today.

Asia Society at NGV: From Qin to Xi (NGV) [Melbourne]
Cat In The Hat [Blue Mountains]
Thursday July 11, 2019

Blue Mountains Theatre & Community Hub, Springwood NSW, Australia

Two bored kids. One rainy day. And one crazy cat wearing a red-striped hat.

Cat In The Hat [Blue Mountains]
NRL State of Origin 3 [Sydney]
Wednesday July 10, 2019

ANZ Stadium, Sydney New South Wales, Australia

Nothing hits you like the anticipation of a series deciding Origin prior to kick off! The pre match speeches will be Auslan interpreted at the ground.

NRL State of Origin 3 [Sydney]
Exhibition Opening – Future Assembly (Arts House) [Melbourne]
Wednesday July 10, 2019

Arts House, North Melbourne Town Hall, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Wherever people rise up, words fly too.

Exhibition Opening -  Future Assembly  (Arts House) [Melbourne]
AYDF2019 Industry Forum – “Why Youth Dance?” [Melbourne]
Wednesday July 10, 2019

Meat Market Stables, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

The Think Tank Program is designed for dance leaders, professional artists and teachers

AYDF2019 Industry Forum - "Why Youth Dance?" [Melbourne]
Pass it On: Preserving Australian Indigenous Languages – NAIDOC [Melbourne]
Tuesday July 9, 2019

The Wheeler Centre, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

What do we gain from knowing and learning First Nations words? And how can we embed more traditional language into the daily lives of all Australians?

Pass it On: Preserving Australian Indigenous Languages - NAIDOC [Melbourne]
NAIDOC Week Flag Raising [Melbourne]
Tuesday July 9, 2019

Wyndham Civic Centre, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Let’s work together for a shared future.

NAIDOC Week Flag Raising [Melbourne]
City of Gold (QTC) [Queensland]
Monday July 8, 2019

Bille Brown Studio, Queensland Theatre Company, South Brisbane , Australia

A BATTLE CRY FROM THE FRONT LINE OF AUSTRALIAN IDENTITY

City of Gold (QTC) [Queensland]
Big Gay Brunswick Party [Melbourne]
Friday July 5, 2019

Rubix, Brunswick VIC, Australia

On July 5th, Fannys at Franny’s and CLOSET will return to Brunswick for a big, gay sequel after our sold-out first foray.

Big Gay Brunswick Party [Melbourne]
Disney On Ice celebrates Mickey and Friends [Melbourne]
Friday July 5, 2019

Rod Laver Arena, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Grab your mouse ears and get ready for the ultimate interactive event at Disney On Ice celebrates Mickey and Friends.

Disney On Ice celebrates Mickey and Friends [Melbourne]
The Young King [Melbourne]
Friday July 5, 2019

Ian Potter Centre for Performing Arts (Monash Uni, Clayton), Melbourne Victoria, Australia

What kind of King would you be?

The Young King [Melbourne]
Professor Brian Cox – Universal [Adelaide]
Saturday June 29, 2019

Adelaide Convention Centre, Adelaide South Australia, Australia

Having set two Guinness World Record titles with his previous sell-out live tour, Professor Brian Cox is heading back on the road with a brand-new show

Professor Brian Cox - Universal [Adelaide]
Disney On Ice celebrates Mickey and Friends [Brisbane]
Saturday June 29, 2019

Brisbane Entertainment Centre, Boondall QLD, Australia

Grab your mouse ears and get ready for the ultimate interactive event at Disney On Ice celebrates Mickey and Friends.

Disney On Ice celebrates Mickey and Friends [Brisbane]
Wunderage – Circus Oz [Melbourne]
Saturday June 29, 2019

Meat Market, North Melbourne , Australia

Dive into a mesmerising world of total circus as the astonishing spectacle of Wunderage unfolds around, beside and above you.

Wunderage - Circus Oz [Melbourne]
Artist Networking Event (KILN) [Melbourne]
Thursday June 27, 2019

The Channel, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

The Art of Pride is central to the experience of expressing ourselves.

Artist Networking Event (KILN) [Melbourne]
EWF x The Waiting Room Arts Company: Spaced [Melbourne]
Tuesday June 25, 2019

Loop Project Space & Bar, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Tonight, we witness Spaced, a creative experience combining visual art and spoken word poetry, and ask the age-old question, “If there was a magic pill that could cure your disability, would you take it?”

EWF x The Waiting Room Arts Company: Spaced [Melbourne]
Amazing Babes (EWF) [Melbourne]
Tuesday June 25, 2019

The Melba Speigletent, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

It’s Amazing Babes’ sixth anniversary and we’re back by popular demand.

Amazing Babes (EWF)  [Melbourne]
The Kiln Arts Sector Networking Event (KILN) [Melbourne]
Tuesday June 25, 2019

Hamer Hall, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Arts Centre Melbourne hosts an industry night that welcomes any and all from the arts sector. Come meet our programming team and find out how we operate and curate the work that gets presented on our stages.

The Kiln Arts Sector Networking Event (KILN) [Melbourne]
TNA’S THIS IS HOW WE DO IT – Indie Practice Exchange (KILN) [Melbourne]
Tuesday June 25, 2019

Hamer Hall, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Delve into current processes for making art and living life as a creative practitioner.

TNA’S THIS IS HOW WE DO IT – Indie Practice Exchange  (KILN) [Melbourne]
Pride Month: Moments of Pride exhibition
Monday June 24, 2019

Drummond Street Services, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Come along and celebrate Pride month with queerspace at MOMENTS OF PRIDE, an exhibition celebrating LGBTIQA+ Pride.

Pride Month: Moments of Pride exhibition
NRL State of Origin 2 [Perth]
Sunday June 23, 2019

Optus Stadium, Perth Western Australia, Australia

Nothing hits you like the anticipation of a series deciding Origin prior to kick off! The pre match speeches will be Auslan interpreted at the ground.

NRL State of Origin 2 [Perth]
Womens State of Origin [Sydney]
Friday June 21, 2019

North Sydney Oval, North Sydney NSW, Australia

The spectacular tries, speed, passion and rivalry of Origin will all be on display! The pre match speeches will be Auslan interpreted at the ground.

Womens State of Origin [Sydney]
When The Light Leaves [Melbourne]
Friday June 21, 2019

La Mama Courthouse, Carlton Victoria, Australia

Death is wild and unpredictable, when it comes to the end of my life, my trust is with myself.

When The Light Leaves [Melbourne]
Safe Theatre for Independents (KILN) [Melbourne]
Thursday June 20, 2019

Hamer Hall Stalls Foyer, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Safe Theatres Australia (STA) is an initiative committed to creating theatrical workspaces that are free of sexual harassment, bullying and discrimination; workspaces that are safe for everyone.

Safe Theatre for Independents (KILN) [Melbourne]
Queerstories (Maeve Marsden) [Melbourne]
Wednesday June 19, 2019

Howler Bar, Brunswick VIC, Australia

Join host Maeve Marsden, along with a line up of stars and strangers, for a night of queer stories, unexpected tales of lives well lived and battles fought, pride, prejudice, love and humour.

Queerstories (Maeve Marsden) [Melbourne]
Opening Night: Speaking Truth to Power (EWF [Melbourne]
Wednesday June 19, 2019

Australia Centre for Contemporary Art, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

How loud are the lies of the powerful, yet how strong are the voices speaking truth?

Opening Night: Speaking Truth to Power (EWF [Melbourne]
The State Of Deaf Arts (KILN) [Melbourne]
Wednesday June 19, 2019

Hamer Hall, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

A panel featuring six Deaf independent artists.

The State Of Deaf Arts (KILN) [Melbourne]
Why we need an Australian Charter of Human Rights (Wheeler Centre) [Melbourne]
Monday June 17, 2019

The Wheeler Centre, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Australia is the only western democracy without a Charter of Human Rights or an equivalent legal protection. What’s holding us back?

Why we need an Australian Charter of Human Rights (Wheeler Centre) [Melbourne]
The Learnings of Embedding Access in Creativity (KILN) [Melbourne]
Monday June 17, 2019

Arts Centre Playhouse Stalls, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Join Sarah Ward and Bec Matthews, lead creatives behind Queen Kong, and multitalented performer Emma J Hawkins as they share their learnings and experiences about creating performance with access embedded at its heart.

The Learnings of Embedding Access in Creativity  (KILN) [Melbourne]
The Maestro And The Magician [Penrith, NSW]
Sunday June 16, 2019

Joan Sutherland Performing Arts Centre, Q Theatre, Penrith NSW, Australia

It’s all tremendous fun for the whole family, as the two Georges create musical mayhem in their unique and rollicking show to the sounds of Bizet, Tchaikovsky, Mozart, Mancini and Ravel. Can the Magician stop the music this time?

The Maestro And The Magician [Penrith, NSW]
Terracotta Warriors + CAI GUO-QIANG (NGV) [Melbourne]
Saturday June 15, 2019

NGV International, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

A dual presentation of Chinese art and culture past and present.

Terracotta Warriors + CAI GUO-QIANG (NGV) [Melbourne]
Possum Magic [Perth]
Friday June 14, 2019

Octagon Theatre, Perth, Crawley 6009 WA, Australia

The much loved story of Hush and Grandma Poss comes to life on stage!

Possum Magic [Perth]
Romeo and Juliet (La Boite) [Queensland]
Tuesday June 11, 2019

Roundhouse Theatre, Kelvin Grove QLD, Australia

La Boite brings to the stage a modern re-imagining of Shakespeare’s iconic love story whilst remaining true to the original play.

Romeo and Juliet (La Boite) [Queensland]
Just Not That Many – Real Talk Panel (KILN) [Melbourne]
Tuesday June 11, 2019

Arts Centre Playhouse Stalls, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Representation matters: discuss, debate, celebrate, elevate!

Just Not That Many - Real Talk Panel (KILN) [Melbourne]
Disney On Ice celebrates Mickey and Friends [Adelaide]
Saturday June 8, 2019

Adelaide Entertainment Centre, Hindmarsh SA, Australia

Grab your mouse ears and get ready for the ultimate interactive event at Disney On Ice celebrates Mickey and Friends.

Disney On Ice celebrates Mickey and Friends [Adelaide]
Cloud Street PART TWO (Malthouse Theatre) [Melbourne]
Friday June 7, 2019

Merlyn Theatre, Malthouse, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Haunted House, Monument of Love, Great Continent. Cloudstreet is all that and more! (Encounter the epic story of Cloudstreet in two parts).

Cloud Street PART TWO  (Malthouse Theatre) [Melbourne]
Double Booked Club: Melanie Cheng and Omar Sakr (Wheeler Centre) [Melbourne]
Friday June 7, 2019

The Wheeler Centre, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Double Booked returns in June, with a conversation between two superb Australian writers.

Double Booked Club: Melanie Cheng and Omar Sakr (Wheeler Centre) [Melbourne]
Cloud Street PART ONE (Malthouse Theatre) [Melbourne]
Thursday June 6, 2019

Merlyn Theatre, Malthouse, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Haunted House, Monument of Love, Great Continent. Cloudstreet is all that and more! (Encounter the epic story of Cloudstreet in two parts).

Cloud Street PART ONE (Malthouse Theatre) [Melbourne]
Cat On A Hot Tin Roof (STC) [Sydney]
Thursday June 6, 2019

Roslyn Packer Theatre, Walsh Bay NSW, Australia

A family’s fight to survive. Big Daddy is dying. Big Mama is in the dark. Brick is at the bottom of a bottle. But Maggie is alive, desperately alive, and dancing like a cat on a hot tin roof.

Cat On A Hot Tin Roof (STC) [Sydney]
The Future Of Inclusive Leadership (KILN) [Melbourne]
Thursday June 6, 2019

Playhouse Stalls, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

What is arts inclusivity and who is leading the way in Australia?

The Future Of Inclusive Leadership (KILN) [Melbourne]
NRL State of Origin 1 [Queensland]
Wednesday June 5, 2019

Suncorp Stadium Brisbane, Milton QLD, Australia

Nothing hits you like the anticipation of a series deciding Origin prior to kick off! The pre match speeches will be Auslan interpreted at the ground.

NRL State of Origin 1 [Queensland]
Sobering Thoughts: Public Drunkenness Reform in Victoria [Melbourne]
Wednesday June 5, 2019

Level 2, The Wheeler Centre, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Panellists will discuss the reasons for the disastrous long-standing impasse on the issue and share their thoughts on the momentum behind the new push for reform.

Sobering Thoughts: Public Drunkenness Reform in Victoria [Melbourne]
The Last Avant Garde (KILN) [Melbourne]
Tuesday June 4, 2019

Playhouse Stalls, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Where are all the Australian Deaf and disabled performing artists? What do we want?

The Last Avant Garde (KILN) [Melbourne]
The Mabo Oration [Queensland]
Monday June 3, 2019

The Playhouse, QPAC, South Bank QLD, Australia

The Mabo Oration is a biennial event presented by the Anti-Discrimination Commission Queensland and QPAC.

The Mabo Oration [Queensland]
Big Ideas, Big Impact (NGV) [Melbourne]
Monday June 3, 2019

Clemenger Auditorium, NGV, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

BIG IDEAS, BIG IMPACT: creating understanding through International cultural projects.

Big Ideas, Big Impact (NGV) [Melbourne]
Little Kids Day In (Playgroup Victoria) [Melbourne]
Monday June 3, 2019

Scienceworks, Spotswood VIC, Australia

Little Kids’ Day In will be a fun day especially for kids aged 5 and under, their parents and carers. (Auslan session runs from 11am-1pm)

Little Kids Day In (Playgroup Victoria) [Melbourne]
VIVID: Game Changer Series [Sydney]
Sunday June 2, 2019

City Recital Hall, Sydney New South Wales, Australia

Relationships are going through a complex cultural shift. Expectations on intimate partnerships are at an all-time high, while our tools for connection are quickly shifting with the digital age. 

VIVID: Game Changer Series [Sydney]
Muriel’s Wedding The Musical [Melbourne]
Sunday June 2, 2019

Her Majesty’s Theatre, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Undateable. Unemployable. Unstoppable.

Muriel's Wedding The Musical [Melbourne]
Disney On Ice celebrates Mickey and Friends [Perth]
Saturday June 1, 2019

RAC Arena Perth, Perth Western Australia, Australia

Grab your mouse ears and get ready for the ultimate interactive event at Disney On Ice celebrates Mickey and Friends.

Disney On Ice celebrates Mickey and Friends [Perth]