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From Sep 28
Sublime choral music from across the ages
From Oct 10
Accompanied by an original musical score and video projections, 12 acrobats and multidisciplinary artists rebel against monotony, reinvent themselves and challenge the limits of the factory-city
From Oct 14
A new dance solo work by Australian choreographer and performer Byron Perry.

Classical Music

From Sep 21
Peta Dries (violin) and Lillian Camphausen (piano) present a wonderful program of classical and modern music at Christ Church Cathedral in Newcastle. Peta and Lillian are distinguished artists with a long career in classical music. Peta used to teach at the Newcastle University Conservatorium of Music and maintains a career as a solo recitalist. Lillian works as a busy accompanist, language coach for singers, and chamber musician in Sydney and Newcastle.
From Sep 21
SELBY & FRIENDS presents its eighth season in 2014 with another exciting ensemble cast of brilliant and charismatic performers from around the globe. Featuring outstanding soloists and renowned chamber musicians from Australia, Sweden, the UK, Germany, Finland and the USA, 2014 will also see Selby & Friends introduce two talented young Australian performers to our Development Artists program - Som Howie in Tour 1 and Hugh Klüger in Tour 5.
From Sep 21
In one of the highlights of the 2014 series, pipe organist Dominic Perissinotto, is joined in a co-production with the University of Western Australia Choral Society (UWACS) performing two all-time favourite Requiems, those by French masters Duruflé and Fauré.

Dance

From Oct 2
Inspired by China’s most popular story, Monkey…Journey to the West is a large-scale and highly physical production from renowned theatre for families, Kim Carpenter’s Theatre of Image.
From Oct 4
Traditional Irish dance in an intimate setting
From Oct 4
Celtic Legends brings you 100% live traditional Irish dance, music and song creating an electric atmosphere which has swept countless international audiences away to the heart of Ireland.

Film

From Sep 22
Relive the memories of the great movie themes from Dr Zhivago to West Side Story, Breakfast at Tiffany’s and more, as Jonathon Welch sings many of his favourite Silver Screen Classics. Proceeds go to support School of Hard Knocks
From Nov 9
Queensland Symphony Orchestra SPECIAL Featuring: Academy® and Golden Globe award-winning film composer Dario Marianelli, Music critic, author and broadcaster Stephen Johnson

Jazz

From Sep 22
Between Worlds is the debut album of saxophonist Nick Russoniello (ABC Young Performer of the Year 2011) featuring the Acacia Quartet. To celebrate the album Nick Russoniello, the Acacia Quartet and the Project Histoire have planned a tour!
From Sep 25
Lovers of Jazz can enjoy a casual groove with the Spring Jazz Cafe Series.
From Sep 27
Set against the striking sanctuary of St Stephen’s church, this rarely performed work takes an intimate look into the music of the fifteenth century English Tudor composer Thomas Tallis through the musical kaleidoscope of four of Australia’s most accomplished jazz musicians. Scored by and featuring award-winning saxophonist Andrew Robson and Sandy Evans (sax), James Greening (trombone) and Steve Elphick (bass).

Light Classics

From Sep 21
THECHO!R performs Queen’s greatest hits in support of Cancer research, September 20th & 21st, Thornbury Theatre. With Guest Conductor Dr Kathleen McGuire and Special Guest Danielle Matthews SING FOR A CURE Supported by St Vincent’s
From Sep 22
Between Worlds is the debut album of saxophonist Nick Russoniello (ABC Young Performer of the Year 2011) featuring the Acacia Quartet. To celebrate the album Nick Russoniello, the Acacia Quartet and the Project Histoire have planned a tour!
From Sep 22
Relive the memories of the great movie themes from Dr Zhivago to West Side Story, Breakfast at Tiffany’s and more, as Jonathon Welch sings many of his favourite Silver Screen Classics. Proceeds go to support School of Hard Knocks

Musical Theatre & Cabaret

From Sep 22
SPRING INTO DRAMA AND CREATIVITY AT ATYP IN SEPTEMBER The Australian Theatre for Young People (ATYP) are very excited to announce their excellent lineup of holiday workshops for the 2014 Spring holidays. Including a very special SUPER SATURDAY of free introductory workshops for kids and young people of all ages.
From Sep 24
City Recital Hall Presents Painted From Memory The Music of Bacharach and Costello Starring Michael Falzon and Bobby Fox “Exquisite orchestrations and subtle wordplay.” Rolling Stone Magazine
From Sep 30
Riverside Theatres is set to become a children’s activity hub these school holidays with a jam-packed program of incredible live theatre, entertainment and interactive workshops at their annual Spot On Children’s Festival

Stage

From Sep 21
In one of the highlights of the 2014 series, pipe organist Dominic Perissinotto, is joined in a co-production with the University of Western Australia Choral Society (UWACS) performing two all-time favourite Requiems, those by French masters Duruflé and Fauré.
From Sep 21
Not so much a cabaret show as a cry for help, Britney Spears: The Cabaret has had acclaimed seasons in Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, and at the Adelaide Cabaret Festival and is now embarking on a tour of Melbourne, Brisbane, Sydney and Parramatta from July – September 2014.
From Sep 22
Relive the memories of the great movie themes from Dr Zhivago to West Side Story, Breakfast at Tiffany’s and more, as Jonathon Welch sings many of his favourite Silver Screen Classics. Proceeds go to support School of Hard Knocks

Theatre

From Sep 22
SPRING INTO DRAMA AND CREATIVITY AT ATYP IN SEPTEMBER The Australian Theatre for Young People (ATYP) are very excited to announce their excellent lineup of holiday workshops for the 2014 Spring holidays. Including a very special SUPER SATURDAY of free introductory workshops for kids and young people of all ages.
From Sep 22
Relive the memories of the great movie themes from Dr Zhivago to West Side Story, Breakfast at Tiffany’s and more, as Jonathon Welch sings many of his favourite Silver Screen Classics. Proceeds go to support School of Hard Knocks
From Sep 25
The Actors College of Theatre and Television (ACTT) Graduating class of 2014 present their final performance ‘Punk Rock’. The dramatic piece is written by Dennis Kelly and the Theatrical production is directed by John O’Hare.

Visual Art

From Oct 3
Renowned Torres Strait Islander artist Ken Thaiday has been commissioned to present a major new performance installation at Carriageworks.
From Oct 25
Casula Powerhouse are launch their fifth annual celebration of the Pacific Islands with a feast of mouth-watering foods, free entertainment and exhibitions.
From Nov 11
Walsh Bay Arts and Commerce will host one of their biggest and most eagerly anticipated events of the year, with the fifth annual Walsh Bay Arts Table on Tuesday 11th November. The al fresco degustation dinner, which will feature food from some of Sydney’s best restaurants and located on the water’s edge with a stunning Sydney harbor backdrop, is ideal for lovers of food and the arts. Proceeds from the dinner will be donated towards the development of arts and cultural activities in regional NSW.

World

From Sep 21
THECHO!R performs Queen’s greatest hits in support of Cancer research, September 20th & 21st, Thornbury Theatre. With Guest Conductor Dr Kathleen McGuire and Special Guest Danielle Matthews SING FOR A CURE Supported by St Vincent’s
From Sep 28
Sublime choral music from across the ages
From Oct 10
Accompanied by an original musical score and video projections, 12 acrobats and multidisciplinary artists rebel against monotony, reinvent themselves and challenge the limits of the factory-city