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THE PANEL: Michelle Bennett (Chair), Ben Eltham, David Pledger

8 AUGUST 6pm COLLINGWOOD ARTS PRECINCT

35 Johnston Street, Collingwood

WHEN THE GOAL POSTS MOVE by Ben Eltham... more

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Photo: Final Set Model for 'The Secret River'

On 23 February at the State Library of South Australia, writer Andrew Bovell launched Platform Paper 46 by Stephen Curtis.

Stephen Curtis

The Designer: Decorator or Dramaturg... more

As someone who was responsible for several years for the oversight and servicing of one of the precincts mentioned in the paper, I have always had some questions about our enthusiasm for lumping cultural institutions together.  So I really welcomed this paper—it hints at questions which go deep... more

Sign the Petition to Lucy Wicks MP, Federal Member for Robertson

TO: LUCY WICKS

Dear Lucy, you must not allow the ATO building to be placed on the old Gosford Public School site, doing so will destroy the soul of the Arts and Cultural Precinct before it is even created. This should... more

Here is her proposal for a new direction:

What if the not-for-profit status was removed from the equation? What if the Federal Government gave the Major Performing Arts Companies a handshake worth six years’ subsidy and told them to rethink their mission, restructure their... more

While the long and (mostly) happy marriage between sport and television is not a principal focus of Herd’s excellent book, it is appropriately acknowledged as a key factor in the history and success of commercial television in Australia. Kerry Packer’s interventions and innovations in cricket... more

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