Salut Maestro! First Show of Melbourne Youth Orchestra’s 2016 Concert Series Announced

21 March

Melbourne Youth Orchestra’s 2016 Concert Series has been confirmed, with Salut Maestro! announced as the first performance of the year. Taking place at Hawthorn Arts Centre on Sunday 17 April, this marks the inauguration of Steven Hillinger as Melbourne Youth Orchestra’s Chief Conductor. Salut Maestro! is a celebration of iconic music beginning with the much-loved […]

Sun Rising brings the music of Memphis to Kew Court House

21 March

Kew Court House presents Sun Rising on Thursday 21st April. The five-piece tribute band takes its audience on a whistle-stop tour through the history of rock and roll, soul and the legacy of the iconic Sun Records. The Sun Records label – where rock and roll was born – began in 1952 and is renowned […]

Boutique Theatre presents new Australian works with double-bill performances

21 March

Off the back of a successful Melbourne Fringe show, Boutique Theatre presents its first foray into original Australian works with two one-act plays: Madame Bast by Matthew Sini and Don’t Tell The Women by Samantha Cunningham, playing 23rd March – 2nd April at Brunswick Mechanics Institute. In a bid to develop new Australian work, Boutique […]

Stonnington Jazz 2016: a surprising and eclectic program

21 March

Stonnington Jazz 2016 returns for its 11th year to present a diverse mix of original, improvised and heritage jazz music. The festival will run from 12 – 22 May, expanding into new spaces of Stonnington and digging a little deeper into the niche sounds of Australian music, presenting sounds and acts that have never been […]

Susan Norrie unveils aftermath (2016) as part of Field Work 2006-2016

21 March

Susan Norrie, one of the Australia’s most highly regarded multidisciplinary artists will premier an ambitious new moving image work, aftermath (2016), as part of her exhibition Field Work 2006-2016. Norrie’s new work will open at the Ian Potter Museum of Art on Tuesday 15 March.   For the creation of this new work Norrie returned […]

Good Beer Week 2016 Program Now Live

21 March

Brew lovers can now celebrate, the much-anticipated Good Beer Week 2016 Program is now live. The sixth annual Good Beer Week, happening from May 13-22, features 270 events that will run across 150 venues from your local pub to Vue De Monde and even a church.   All event tickets can be purchased through the […]

Live At St Ali presents Hip-Hop/Soul collective 30/70, Wednesday April 6th

2 March

Live At St Ali is proud to present the first of many free live music events, kicking off with Melbourne’s rising dynamic hip-hop/soul collective sensation, 30/70. 30/70 is a hip-hop/soul collective with a wild and bombastic style combined with lo-fi boom hip-hop, sensual and streetwise modern soul. Originally a quintet, the band has been expanding […]