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Monday, July 6, 2020

Powerful new stage work to be created in Queensland by Peter J Snee

In much-needed exciting news for the arts, a powerful new Australian stage work is set to be developed as a

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Arts partnership ignites a spark for First Nations playwrights by Peter J Snee

Six young aspiring First Nations playwrights will soon take an important step towards realising their writing dreams thanks to a

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UK Arts venues welcome £1.57bn government support by Peter J Snee

Originally reported by Will Gompertz, Arts Editor for the BBC. The UK government has announced a £1.57bn support package to

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Sunday, July 5, 2020

Are young people the key to the economic recovery of live theatre? by Peter J Snee

Historically, theatres have the reputation of being a place where the elite would gather to be entertained; a place to

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Thursday, July 2, 2020

Keeping The Curtain Up: a musical theatre treat supporting the Australian performing arts community by Peter J Snee

As part of Arts Centre Melbourne’s continued commitment to offering audiences digital experiences through the Together With You program, on

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Queensland Theatre is keeping theatre alive by Peter J Snee

Queensland Theatre’s free online event, PLAY CLUB continues with the reading of  After Dinner by Andrew Bovell, with Daniel Evans

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Tuesday, June 30, 2020

Hansel & Gretel: The delicious school holiday workshop by Peter J Snee

The school holidays are back up and running as Opera Queensland and shake & stir theatre co are set to

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World premiere of Boy Swallows Universe postponed until Brisbane Festival 2021 by Peter J Snee

Queensland Theatre and Brisbane Festival remain committed to developing the brand-new Australian theatre work, Boy Swallows Universe, in association with

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Victorian Opera’s update for remaining 2020 performances by Peter J Snee

Victorian Opera has made several further difficult decisions regarding its remaining 2020 performances. Margaret Fulton: The Musical scheduled from 15-19

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Monday, June 29, 2020

Cirque du Soleil files for bankruptcy amid pandemic crisis by Peter J Snee

Cirque du Soleil Entertainment Group have filed for bankruptcy after the coronavirus pandemic forced it to close productions around the

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Broadway will not open before January 2021 by Peter J Snee

Amidst the ongoing health crisis, it has been announced that Broadway theatres will remain closed until at least January 3,

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Victorian NAIDOC Week comes to life by Peter J Snee

Arts Centre Melbourne will be celebrating Victorian NAIDOC Week with a range of digital content being released from July 5-12

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Saturday, June 27, 2020

Why is it important to up-skill whilst theatre’s are dark? by Peter J Snee

The complete lockdown shook the ground under our feet. It left many stuck at home, robbing us from our day-to-day

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Thursday, June 25, 2020

La Boite launches new HWY offering to support local arts industry by Peter J Snee

Queensland’s La Boite Theatre Company is launching new opportunities through its pioneering HWY program to support local theatre-makers and boost

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Report: Arts festivals key for reviving South Australia’s post-pandemic tourism by Peter J Snee

South Australia has long been synonymous with world-class arts festivals but, like festivals the world over, the future of many

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Victorian Opera premieres new Australian opera online by Peter J Snee

With the cancellation of its world premiere new Australian work Three Tales, Victorian Opera will present the three short chamber

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Sunday, June 21, 2020

Bernadette Robinson Album Launch by Peter J Snee

Bernadette Robinson’s performances in her solo show Songs For Nobodies at London’s Ambassadors Theatre last year earned the show an

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Beethoven’s Birthday in ISO by Peter J Snee

Selby & Friends return with their much-anticipated all-Beethoven program – shot in high res, hi-fi under social distance protocols at

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Is social distancing really practical for Australian theatre? by Peter J Snee

Over the past couple of weeks, there has been a lot of talk about social distancing models for theatres around

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Saturday, June 20, 2020

Tony award-winning performer Alan Cumming announced as new Artistic Director for Adelaide Cabaret Festival 2021 by Peter J Snee

Adelaide Festival Centre is thrilled to announce acclaimed cabaret and all-round performer, writer and social activist Alan Cumming as the

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Friday, June 19, 2020

Watch PETER PAN LIVE for 48 hours only by Peter J Snee

Peter Pan Live is the next instalment in Andrew Lloyd Webber‘s YouTube series The Shows Must Go On. The musical

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Watch the National Theatre production of SMALL ISLAND now by Peter J Snee

Embark on a journey from Jamaica to Britain, from the Second World War to 1948 – the year the HMT

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ATYP announce recipients of 2020 Rose Byrne Scholarship & Rebel Wilson Comedy Commission by Peter J Snee

Australian Theatre for Young People (ATYP) and our international ambassadors Rose Byrne and Rebel Wilson are proud to announce the

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Adelaide Festival Centre Trust appoints new Chair and Member by Peter J Snee

The Adelaide Festival Centre Trust (AFCT) has welcomed the appointment of Jim Hazel as the new Chair of the Adelaide

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Thursday, June 18, 2020

Arts Centre Melbourne introduces Fridays at the Playhouse Lounge with opening act, Cookin’ On 3 Burners by Peter J Snee

As part of Arts Centre Melbourne’s reopening program, the first three Fridays in July will see new series Fridays at

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City of Sydney planning reforms to open up new creative spaces and support small business and performance venues by Peter J Snee

Later trading for shops and businesses, more small-scale cultural activities and better sound management of nightlife and live music venues

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Wednesday, June 17, 2020

Adam Hills to host weekly comedy night on Thursdays at Easey Comedy by Peter J Snee

Like all comedy rooms across the globe, Collingwood’s Easey Comedy has been on enforced hiatus during these most Pandemicy of

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Watch THE BOY FROM OZ Original Company in ‘I Go To Rio’ Virtual Reunion by Peter J Snee

The Boy From Oz Original Company reunion fundraiser for the Actors Benevolent Fund of NSW. The Original production of Gale

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$22.5 million to support creative recovery plan after COVID-19 in Queensland by Peter J Snee

A new $22.5 million Arts and Cultural Recovery Package will focus on stabilising local arts companies and securing jobs for

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Tuesday, June 16, 2020

RED CARPET CABARET extended due to popular demand by Peter J Snee

Darlinghurst Theatre Company is thrilled to announce the extension of its RED CARPET CABARET season, which opened on Friday 12

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Monday, June 15, 2020

Antipodes Theatre Company Launches Inaugural Development Retreat by Peter J Snee

Antipodes Theatre Company, lead by artistic director Brandon Pape,  has enlisted over forty artists to participate in their first annual Winter

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