Desirelines

Acclaimed performance Desirelines comes to Melbourne for first time

15 June

MEDIA RELEASE Acclaimed performance Desirelines comes to Melbourne for first time 26 and 27 July Dance, live music and digital animation collide in Desirelines, the electric chamber ballet by Collusion. The original concept by Benjamin Greaves arrives at Hawthorn Arts Centre on 26 and 27 July, with stainless steel tracks set to transform the historic […]

Open House Melbourne to present What Would Jane Do?

2 June

MEDIA RELEASE 16 May 2017 Open House Melbourne to present What Would Jane Do? July Program In partnership with ACMI and the Wheeler Centre for Books, Writing & Ideas, and in association with janewalks.org, Open House Melbourne will present a special program that examines the work of leading American urbanist and city activist, Jane Jacobs. […]

Winter Wild announces new artists

2 June

Laura Jean, Friendships, Sui Zhen and more join the WinterWild program July – August 2017 A second round of artists have been added to Apollo Bay’s new after-dark festival WinterWild, which will take place over four wintery weekends across July and August. Braving the elements for the final weekend of the festival (Fire: 12 – […]

Acclaimed soul singer Allysha Joy gets into the groove at Kew Court House

19 May

Melbourne soul queen Allysha Joy brings exactly what her name suggests: through her gift of song and honeyed, husky vocals with honesty radiating from within. A star on the rise, Joy hits the Fender Rhodes piano for a one off show at Kew Court House on Saturday 10 June, melding jazz, soul and hip-hop into […]

The Inaugural Annual Dance Affair

19 May

  The Inaugural Annual Dance Affair comes to Hawthorn for a diverse musical mash-up, 20 and 21 July Part theatre performance, part get up and dance, The Inaugural Annual Dance Affair is an all-ages dance event that immerses everyone in an evening of old time and new time dance floor magic, taking over Hawthorn Arts […]

WinterWild 2017: a new after-dark festival in the Otways, July – August 2017

15 May

Stars, hide your fires; Let not light see my black and deep desires – William Shakespeare Embrace the elements of the southern Otways when a new after-dark festival sparks up next month: the first WinterWild will revel in the untamed side of Apollo Bay. Don’t look away. Inspired by the elements of earth, water, air […]

Andrew Murray and special guests bring big sound to Hawthorn with ATM 15 Big Band, Friday 9 June

15 May

Melbourne’s hippest 15-piece big band is bringing their exciting sound to Hawthorn Arts Centre for one night only. ATM 15, led by music director and composer Andrew Murray will take to the stage on Friday 9 June along with special guest appearances. Andrew Murray leads the fresh sounding big band as a part of their […]

Spring Awakening

Spring Awakening – Youth, rebellion, sexuality and mortality

12 April

Spring Awakening tickets now on sale Tickets for StageArt’s upcoming Broadway musical Spring Awakening are now on sale. Following the announcement of an extremely talented cast, the much-anticipated musical production will be showing from 19 May to 4 June at Prahran’s popular performance venue Chapel off Chapel. The Tony Award-winning musical captures the electrifying journey […]

Alt-folk-pop band The Little Stevies debuts new music at Kew Court House

1 February

The Little Stevies have charmed audiences internationally and locally for over 13 years with their stunning alt-folk-pop sound. Off the back of the Sydney Opera House Summer Playground set this month, the much-loved duo will play at Kew Court House for an intimate performance using the baby grand piano on Saturday 25 February. The Little […]

Melbourne Ballet Company’s celebrates 10th anniversary with Being & Time at Hawthorn Arts Centre

1 February

Melbourne Ballet Company returns to the Hawthorn Arts Centre in March 2017 to present an exhilarating contemporary ballet, Being & Time, marking the company’s ten year anniversary. Company Director Simon Hoy has choreographed Being & Time with internationally acclaimed dance makers Tim Podesta (South African Ballet Theatre, Projection Dance) and Lucas Jervies (Australian Ballet, Scapino […]