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BUY NOW Celebrated choreographer Sue Healey shares her triumphal survival as an independent dance-maker – and forging new territory creating multi-award-winning dance films – through four decades of Australian dance, in this inspiring new... more

The Changing Landscape of Australian Documentary by Tom Zubrycki

Documentaries matter now more than ever. Documentary storytelling is a vital way to explore our world and who we are as a nation. In this they are as much... more


Thurs 29th November


Adelaide Festival Centre



Friday 30th November 


Museum of Contemporary Art


Falling Through the Gaps: Our Artists’ Health and Welfare

By Mark Williams


45 Downstairs, 45 Flinders Lane, Melbourne

3pm, Thursday August 23rd 2018

I acknowledge... more

 At the National Press Club recently Russel Howcroft, business man and media panellist on the ABC's The Gruen Transfer, gave a speech he called 'The Creativity Deficit'. In it he argues passionately that creativity and intellectual property are the way of the future; that creative thinking... more

‘Some years ago’, writes Mark Williams, ‘an international cabaret performer was told by a sensible Australian aunt: “All you’ll have at the end is a scrapbook and some memories.”’
Are things better for our performance artists in Australia today? Williams says no,... more

3pm to 5.30pm, Wednesday 30 May at Australian Theatre for Young People, Pier 4/5 Hickson Road, Walsh Bay, Sydney

Introduced by ATYP Director, Fraser Corfield

Keynote Address - Sue Giles, author of Young People and The Arts: An agenda for change

A forum led... more

Launch of Platform Paper 54 ‘Young People And The Arts: An agenda for change

In the fairy tale Little Red Riding Hood is sent off on her task to bring her grandma a basket of goodies.  Don’t stray from the path is her... more

Matt Kelly, who, with Richard Higgins, makes up the award-winning comedy duo The Listies, had some sage advice for adults at the launch of Platform Papers 54, Sue Giles’ Young People and the Arts: An agenda for change, at the launch at the Malthouse Theatre, Melbourne, on 2... more