Arts / What’s on in Canberra this weekend?

 Events: “VERSE”, is the second of six emerging arts showcases to be run in Canberra by "RAW: natural born artists" in 2017, bringing together over 30...

Arts / Around the galleries

Arts editor HELEN MUSA shares Canberra’s newest gallery openings

Murderous intentions with a twist in REP play

FREDERICK Knott’s stupendously popular thriller, “Wait until Dark”, is living proof that this is one of the hardest theatrical genres to master, but that...

Arts / What’s on in Canberra this weekend?

THE Rancho Mirage High School Singing Rattlers Reflections Show Choir & Chamber Singers are two choirs from a specialised arts performance high school in...

Arts / What’s on and where in Canberra this weekend?

  Events: AINSLIE and Gorman Arts Centres says its arty winter party, “Canberra Obscura: Metropolis”, will be “a night of enthralling performance and emphatic beats, experimentation...

Arts / What’s on this weekend?

HELEN MUSA’s weekly arts column features opening concerts, events and shows in Canberra

Arts / Local sculptors (and their work) head to Perth’s sea

MURRUMBATEMAN sculptors Michael Le Grand and Stephen Harrison are among the many artists who’ve made the trek across the Nullarbor to exhibit in the...

Arts / ‘The Iliad’ comes to life in Anzac week

THERE is a nice serendipity in the fact that actor William Zappa has chosen ANZAC week to launch a dramatic project in Canberra –...

Arts / What’s on in Canberra this weekend?

BILK Gallery is exhibiting a selected collection from a solo exhibition by internationally renowned artist Julie Blyfield that travelled to Ruthin Craft Centre in...

Arts / Musos group together to chant on the Cavs

“GO Cavs Go. Go Cavs Go. Hey Canberra what do you say? The Cavs are going to win today”, are the new easy-to-learn lyrics...

Youthful look at ANZAC narrative in theatre

"FORM into groups," assistant director from New Zealand, Lily della Porta calls to an ensemble of young actors from Canberra Youth Theatre. “Now, show us...

Review / Devlin show promises more than it delivers

Art and Design/“Stuart Devlin: The Designer with the Midas Touch” at the Royal Australian Mint, until April 2017. Reviewed by Helen Musa.

Arts / What’s on and where in Canberra this weekend?

“THE Chandelier Show” is an opulent exhibition of hanging lights curated by Jane Cush, with works by Christine Atkins, Scott Chaseling, Ngaio Fitzpatrick, Jacqueline...

Arts / New book looks at grassroots Islam

IN his heyday, teaching at the ANU, Indonesia scholar George Quinn had the reputation of being able to produce students who were more or...

Arts / Renowned calligrapher comes to the Arboretum

CELEBRATED Japanese calligrapher Tairiku Teshima is in town to exhibit his works at the National Arboretum. Organised by the International Art Foundation and sponsored by...

Arts / What’s on this weekend

HELEN MUSA’s weekly arts column features opening concerts and shows in Canberra.

Arts / What’s on in Canberra this weekend?

Events: “ART, Not Apart 2017” in the New Acton precinct and surroundings is a huge day of live art, roving performances, multiple music stages, book...

Constitution Avenue awarded highest architecture honour

THE refurbished Constitution Avenue was tonight (June 24) awarded The ACT’s highest architecture honour, the Canberra Medallion, at the Australian Institute of Architects’ 2017...

Arts / Welsh choreographer goes for ‘GOLD’

TWENTY-TWO members of the Canberra Dance Theatre’s GOLD ("growing old disgracefully") company are marking its 40th anniversary by working with a renowned choreographer from...




Stephen spars his way to a broadcasting future

As a child, Queanbeyan’s Stephen Peios would imitate great boxing announcers... and now he’s an announcer for boxing legends in real life on the world stage, reports DANIELLE NOHRA.

Cartoon / Dose of Dorin


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