Taking place over 22 days, the Festival presents an array of delights both challenging and immersive.
New report finds that domestic visitors rate it Australia’s most creative city, but international visitors put Sydney on top.
Soprano Deborah Cheetham, ELISION and the Australian Art Orchestra are among those receiving VicArts grants.
Sydney Chamber Opera and Legs on the Wall are among the big winners in the latest funding round.
The Australian fashion star is to bring an injection of style to the SOH with a new range of staff uniforms.
The arts sector is up in arms over management proposals to decimate arts coverage at SMH and The Age.
The Turnbull Government’s volte face will see $61 million returned to the Australia Council over four years.
Shostakovich in the theatre and concert hall, an eight-hour theatrical marathon and a Vietnamese circus are highlights.
World first research exposes alarming findings regarding the mental health of Australian entertainment industry workers.
Meet the Melbourne Festival director who likes making a noise and a mess (as long as someone cleans it up afterwards).
The Minimalist icon and the Broadway star are among the latest recipients of the National Medal of Arts.
Four-year funding goes to 39 organisations for the first time, with increased investment by the Queensland Government.
Director and commedia dell’arte expert Emil Wolk explains how post-WW2 Italy is uncannily like present day Australia.