Category: culture

Getting Crockd: unwind with pottery

THE SEARCHOn a rainy Tuesday night, I was brainstorming date night ideas, but coming up empty-handed. It felt like we’d already done everything I could think of – and that was when I came across Crockd. Their DIY Pottery Kit…

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Virtual dance bonanza: Australia’s dance companies stream works

Don’t miss out on this special offering of Australia’s best dance available online. Free cinema-quality digital brings full length ballets to you at home. Enchant your hours with refined storytelling and technique or take this chance to brush up on…

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Victorian Arts under quarantine: live and digital

We know how challenging these times are for everyone. In our home city of art and creativity, culture and conviviality, we feel the impact of a city-turned-ghosttown and the silence from the shutdown of our theatres, public venues, bars, restaurants…

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COVID-19 Masterlist

As purveyors of Earth’s best experiences, our team has curated the best possible way to experience the remainder of this pandemic season from squarely within your four walls of “hygge-filled” cosiness, chez vous, aka. home! > SHARE ARTICLE ON FACEBOOK…

Asia TOPA 2020: Saigon

Asia TOPA is The Arts Centre Melbourne’s triennial multi-disciplinary arts extravaganza which explores the Asia-Pacific region’s best productions. In its second iteration, this year’s three month long cultural feast traverses the connection between contemporary Australia and its growing diaspora. Saigon, directed…

What to see at Melbourne Queer Film Festival 2020

Melbourne’s beloved Queer Film Festival (MQFF) is celebrating it’s dirty thirties in 2020 and you are all invited! As Australia’s largest and longest running celebration of queer cinema, the hand-picked program has something for all tastes: yes, even your straight…

À Ố Làng Phố is a must for circus lovers

À Ố Làng Phố is bringing a slice Vietnamese culture and circus to the Arts Centre stage for three nights only. Running as part of the Asia TOPA Performing Arts festival, the show is billed as ‘bamboo circus.’ (If you’re…

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World class Horse Puppetry strides the stage again in War Horse

The magic of live theatre artistry abounds in War Horse, a heartfelt wartime tale that will astound you with its Tony award winning lifelike animal puppetry. With an anti-war message, and narrative of one boy’s love for his foundling, Great…