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Thursday, June 4, 2020

ADELAIDE CABARET FESTIVAL’S 20TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATIONS KICK OFF – ONLINE – TONIGHT! by Peter J Snee

Cabaret stars from across Australia and around the world will mark Adelaide Cabaret Festival’s 20th anniversary with online celebrations starting

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Wednesday, June 3, 2020

QPAC hosts online concert to celebrate Queensland Day by Peter J Snee

Queensland Performing Arts Centre (QPAC) will celebrate Queensland Day by welcoming artists back to the Concert Hall stage for the

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$345 million plan to restart and rebuild live performance industry by Peter J Snee

Live Performance Australia has developed a $345 million plan to help the live performance industry restart, rebuild and reopen for

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Oliver Alkhair is not taking ISO lying down by Peter J Snee

It’s obviously no exaggeration that this pandemic pause has been a catastrophe for the entertainment industry on a whole as

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Tuesday, June 2, 2020

Perth Festival is a huge boost to WA society and economy by Peter J Snee

Perth Festival is an annual boost to our State’s social wellbeing, economy and hospitality industry, a new report reveals. This year’s

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Monday, June 1, 2020

Exclusive RED CARPET CABARET lineup announced by Peter J Snee

Darlinghurst Theatre Company is thrilled to reveal the star-studded lineup of its new Red Carpet Cabaret season, opening on Friday 12

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Germany plans extra legroom and no interval for post-lockdown theatre by Peter J Snee

Berliner Ensemble unveils auditorium with most chairs ripped out, but some left in pairs, for a socially distanced audience who

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Sunday, May 31, 2020

A guide to re-opening Australian theatre by Peter J Snee

As Australia starts to ease restrictions around the COVID-19 lockdown, it is important that careful consideration is given to how

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Friday, May 29, 2020

Arts Centre Melbourne’s Big Night In series extended until July 8 by Peter J Snee

Digital variety series Arts Centre Melbourne’s Big Night In with John Foreman has been extended until July 8 due to

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The New Zealand Dance Company appoints world class new leadership team by Peter J Snee

The Board of the New Zealand Dance Advancement Trust today announced the appointment of former Nederlands Dans Theater chief executive

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Thursday, May 28, 2020

Ballarat company showcase fruits of labour as they adapt to current climate by Peter J Snee

When theatres fell dark across Australia in March 2020, the effects were felt through the entire live entertainment industry. Productions

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Tuesday, May 26, 2020

Hairspray Live! musical to be streamed for free by Peter J Snee

The Emmy Award-winning 2016 production of Hairspray will be streamed for free on Friday as part of The Shows Must

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Suzi Quatro, Dawn Fraser, Gina Jeffreys, Damien Leith & more raise funds for Lifeline by Peter J Snee

Melbourne singer/songwriter, Bloom, has gathered some of Australia’s most familiar faces of music and sport all lending their voice to

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‘Netflix for theatre’ set up to showcase Off-West End productions by Peter J Snee

An online hub aiming to become a “Netflix for theatre” has been founded to showcase productions from Off-West End theatres

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Monday, May 25, 2020

LIGHTS UP ON THE ARTS returns by Peter J Snee

After an overwhelmingly positive response to their first online concert, Joshua Robson Productions and host/director James Cutler will return to

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Sunday, May 24, 2020

The stars of Broadway sing new Australian musical theatre by Peter J Snee

Broadway Sings Alanya Bridge is an intimate international virtual concert featuring the music of Australian musical theatre composer Alanya Bridge

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NSW government throws a $50 million lifeline to struggling arts organisations by Peter J Snee

The NSW government will inject a $50 million lifeline for creative arts companies suffering from severe financial distress. The package

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Friday, May 22, 2020

For those Baking and Eating too much in isolation right now by Peter J Snee

Actress Lara Bianca Pilcher creates her own short film using a camera crew of one. When Melbourne based actress, Lara

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Thursday, May 21, 2020

Awkward Conversations with Animals I’ve F**ked by Peter J Snee

By special arrangement with the Agency and playwright Rob Hayes, The Very Popular Theatre Company presents a world-wide live-streamed reading

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Lano & Woodley, Singin’ Some Songs by Peter J Snee

Australia’s favourite comedy double act have put their heads together (1.5 metres apart, obviously) and appointed themselves officers in charge

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Popular Brisbane Storytelling Event Goes Online During COVID-19 by Peter J Snee

The Story Chunder, which began as a live weekly storytelling event at Brisbane’s BackDock Arts in Fortitude Valley, has moved

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Sunday, May 17, 2020

Adelaide Cabaret Festival 2020: Bite-sized & Home Delivered Online by Peter J Snee

Adelaide Cabaret Festival is going digital with a curated collection of bite-sized clips from artists who were set to feature

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COVID-19 brings the curtain down on Bran Nue Dae 30th anniversary tour by Peter J Snee

A new production of the Indigenous musical Bran Nue Dae, presented by The Opera Conference, that was scheduled for a

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SELF Encore Broadcast by Peter J Snee

An encore performance of the 2017 dance theatre production, SELF streaming next Sunday 24 May 8pm AEST on the SELF

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We chat to Michael Cassel about his experience with COVID-19 and plans to re-open by Peter J Snee

Michael Cassel is an internationally recognised producer and entertainment executive. He formed his company, the Michael Cassel Group, to produce

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Saturday, May 16, 2020

Lucy Durack, Silvie Paladino and the American Psycho cast will entertain on Big Night In by Peter J Snee

Popular Australian actor and singer Lucy Durack, much-loved songstress Silvie Paladino and the cast of American Psycho – The Musical will

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Thursday, May 14, 2020

Don’t don’t try this at home by Peter J Snee

Unless you’re a trained acrobat, when it comes to the risky business of circus performance ‘don’t try this at home’

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Wednesday, May 13, 2020

Anchuli Felicia King is the 2019 Sydney Theatre Company Patrick White Playwrights Fellow by Peter J Snee

Sydney Theatre Company has announced that Anchuli Felicia King is the 2019 STC Patrick White Playwrights Fellow. It was also announced

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A new audio-led theatre experience for families to enjoy at home commissioned by arts organisations across Australia: Mountain Goat Mountain by Peter J Snee

Families across Australia have the opportunity to participate in an adventurous new audio-led theatre experience, Mountain Goat Mountain, developed during

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Monday, May 11, 2020

We caught up with John Frost to discuss the Australian theatre landscape by Peter J Snee

John Frost is Australia’s most prolific and successful theatre producer, having produced almost 200 productions around the world. Responsible for touring between

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Sunday, May 10, 2020

The Victorian Actors’ Benevolent Trust needs YOU by Peter J Snee

The Victorian Actors’ Benevolent Trust (VABT) has assisted thousands of entertainers and performing arts professionals for more than 60 years

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