The world of Performance Arts
The world of performance arts has many facets, from mime to dance it can be quite a different expereince.

2020 sidney myer performing arts awards

2020 Sidney Myer Performing Arts Awards

Celebrating the nation’s creative leaders and recognising the role that art and artists play in affirming our sense of self, our national identity and our community spirit could not be more important than it...
don’t trust me; i’m a dentist  (a one-act play at the meat market – north melbourne)

Don’t Trust Me; I’m A Dentist (A one-act play at the Meat Market...

Do you like going to the dentist?   I suspect that most of us don't really enjoy the experience. Have you ever thought about whether the dentist actually likes probing around in our mouths?  Chances are...
there’s only one way to discover if the heart can see further than the head. 

There’s only one way to discover if the heart can see further than the...

https://youtu.be/7p_6rZPNSJ0 SHARAF Update  When Vienna Toma was a little girl in Iraq, she and her sisters would wait until the men had left, then they’d let the pigeons go and climb onto their home’s flat roof,...
city sessions are coming to live at the bowl

City Sessions are coming to Live at the Bowl

City Sessions is coming in hot as part of the Live at the Bowl program after celebrating street dance in Melbourne's public spaces for over nine years. On Saturday 17 April, this iconic freestyle dance battle event will be...
added shows, livestreams, fresh coffee and we’re hiring!

Added Shows, Livestreams, Fresh Coffee and We’re Hiring!

After finishing up our massive and largely sold out January, we raced out of the gates into February and before we knew it... circuit breaker lockdown. Our artists and community safety is our number...
rainbow families cabaret celebrates all families made, chosen and found

Rainbow Families Cabaret celebrates all families made, chosen and found

Arts Centre Melbourne and Circus Oz in association with PRISM and Midsumma Festival are proud to bring the Rainbow Families Cabaret to Live at the Bowl. On Saturday 1 May – for two shows only at 10am and 12:30pm – The Listies will host a laugh-out-loud show that celebrates...
la mamas rebirth banksia festival

La Mama’s rebirth Banksia Festival

We are thrilled to announce La Mama's BANKSIA FESTIVAL, an event to re-open our iconic theatre on Faraday Street later this year. We are seeking artists to welcome, commemorate and celebrate our return home, and are inviting expressions of interest from the...

Be Part of World Premiere. ECOTORIO … Singing out about climate change!

Announcing the World Premiere of a ground breaking new massed choral work addressing climate change to be recorded and released virtually. Play It Forward, the innovative, inclusive and inspiring Australian arts charity is excited to...
zappa  the movie: (australian cinema release 18th february 2021)

ZAPPA The Movie: (Australian cinema release 18th February 2021)

Frank Vincent Zappa   Born December 21, 1940 – Died December 4, 1993 If you have never heard the music of Frank Zappa, then I suggest you buckle up you’re in for a wild ride. This...
gang of five  (a live musical drama at the la mama theatre, abbotsford)

Gang of Five (A Musical Drama at the La Mama Theatre, Abbotsford)

This two-act musical. drama written and directed by Noel Fidge tells the story of five Chinese characters living in Melbourne who each in their separate ways have a troubling secret and in their own...