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2016 Griffin Theatre Youth Ambassadors before a performance of 'Ladies Day'

The tomorrow people

Engaging new audiences is a priority for every theatre company in Sydney and the City’s new ‘Theatre Passport’ scheme is one way to make it happen Who doesn’t remember the …

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.Creative Spaces

Meet the bright young guns of Sydney fashion

If you want to get an insight into emerging fashion designers, come by 72 Oxford Street in Darlinghurst and pick up new designs from these up-and-comers. Anne de la Motte, …

.Public Art

If a city could speak, what would it say?

Agatha Gothe-Snape is creating a new public artwork for our City Art collection, but she’s not interested in erecting any monuments. She wants to offer people a way to experience …


Building the audiences of the future

We have a really big ambition. We can only do this in partnership with an organisation who has the expertise and shares our vision. On any given night there are …

Tut by Shaun Parker and Company for Art & About Sydney
.Art & About

Time for tutting

What is ‘tutting’ exactly? Buzzfeed calls it “like breakdancing but with more arm stuff going on” but in reality it’s a hypnotic dance form that draws inspiration from the the hieroglyphics …

.Events & Festivals

Sydney Comedy Festival unveils program

Just like in Melbourne, where the local comedy festival is traditionally housed in the civic heart of the city, Sydney Comedy Festival is moving into Sydney Town Hall. For punters …

.Events & Festivals

Redfern tour of beauty

Keg de Souza’s work for the 20th Biennale of Sydney Redfern School of Displacement (RSD), is a call to arms to notice globally relevant issues of displacement and spatial equality. Believing …

.Events & Festivals

How to make a Biennale

Cockatoo Island’s charismatic post-industrial backdrop is perfect for contemporary art. Ever wondered what it takes to get Australia’s biggest contemporary art festival into 16 different venues? Gina Hall, the 20th …