Wednesday, July 27, 2022

FESTIVALS

FESTIVALS

NEWS

Vivid images

Lighting of the Sails, 12th Vivid Sydney, June 2022. The stunning Martumili collective painting, “Yarrkalpa-Hunting Ground, Parnngurr Area 2013” was brought to life across the...

Sydney Writers’ Festival etched in mind

Jazz Money (how to make a basket) and Evelyn Araluen (Dropbear) featured with Anne-Marie Te Whiu (Te Rarawa) (Red Room Poetry Senior Producer) in...

Sydneysiders create giant human progress flag to welcome WorldPride 2023

Nearly 1,000 Sydneysiders have created a giant human progress flag on the steps of the Sydney Opera House to mark the 44th anniversary of the first Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras and to send a message of welcome to the world as Sydney gears up to host WorldPride in 2023.

Queer teen tragedy wins Sydney Film Festival’s top prize

Belgian director Lukas Dhont has won Sydney Film Festival’s $60,000 Sydney Film Prize for his queer teen tragedy Close, which portrays a powerful friendship between two 13-year-old boys that is severed as they transition to high school — with tragic results.

Theatresports to cap off Sydney Comedy Festival at Enmore Theatre

“Improvised comedy at its fastest and funniest” is what’s...

Climate change is not gender neutral

Current events such as conflict, Covid-19 and intensifying climate...

Barkaa and Bukhu bring diversity to New Beginnings

The stage line-up for the New Beginnings Festival at...

Big Love mural launched in Redfern for Mardi Gras

A new mural in Redfern, inspired by a love...

All smiles at Sydney Summer Streets

REDFERN: Redfern Street attracted happy people with smiles on...

‘The World’s Best Film’ at 15th Annual Sydney Underground Film Festival

The World’s Best Film Director: Joshua Belinfante 15th Annual Sydney Underground...

Tea, tours and tastiness feature in Sydney’s Lunar New Year festivities

An authentic Chinese tea ceremony and a calligraphy demonstration...

Pop-up Christmas music to gladden South Sydney

Sydney will sparkle and buzz this Christmas, with pop-up...

Make Newtown Festival your backyard party on November 8

Newtown Neighbourhood Centre (NNC) can’t host Newtown Festival in...

Poetry of hope hits Enmore

Issues of our times will be aired at Words...

Global Fringe benefits

In 2019 the Sydney Fringe Festival featured more than...

Intimate sets on Instagram

In what is an extraordinarily difficult time for working musicians the live-streaming festival Isol-Aid on Instagram is offering a chance to perform for fans and to raise money to support struggling music industry workers.

Sydney’s not just belly for Tanyeli!

Tanyeli is a world-renown belly dancer from Turkey who is based in Sydney where she has an event company that organises multicultural festivals and concerts.

Christmas comes to you in Sydney’s villages

Christmas concerts and celebrations for you and your family...

Mind Body Spirit for everyone

Do you want to grow? To open your heart...

Poetry on the piano – an interview with Anton Korytnyj

Anton Korytnyj (pronounced Koritni) is a dynamic and talented...

Lies and truth tangential at Sydney Writers’ Festival

EVELEIGH: The theme of this year’s Sydney Writers’ Festival...

King Tide, Surry Hills

On Saturday September 22, Surry Hills Festival culminated in a fantastic spring celebration with great live music.

Animarum – ‘expressing the inexpressible’

How does it all come together? Eight musicians playing as one, yet each instrument can be heard distinctly.

Weaving the future

The month-long Weave Festival (March 1-31), offers an extensive and in-depth experience of Aboriginal and Pacific cultures.