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The resonances between Indigenous art and images captured by microscopes

The resonances between Indigenous art and images captured by microscopes

The resonances between Indigenous art and images captured by microscopes Detail from Witchetty Grub Dreaming, Jennifer Napaljarri Lewis, Warlukurlangu Artists of Yuendumu. Courtesy of the artist Roger Wepf, The University of Queensland Rich visual parallels between Indigenous artworks and microscopic natural structures hidden in the world around us reveal unexpected…

The Vagina Monologues – starts November 29

The Vagina Monologues – starts November 29

The Vagina Monologues, first performed in 1996, is based on interviews with 200 women. The play, a series of individual monologues and four group pieces, explores consensual and nonconsensual sexual experiences, body image, genital mutilation, direct and indirect encounters with reproduction, vaginal care, menstrual periods, sex work, and several other…

Auditions for ‘Soft Murder’

Auditions for ‘Soft Murder’

Do you want to audition for a play?  Bette Guy is directing her play SOFT MURDER, at Lismore Theatre Company’s Rochdale Theatre in March 2020. Auditions are to be held on Saturday November 23rd between 10am and 2pm at The Workers Club in Keen Street. There are several male roles…

Two LTC plays selected for Hot Shorts

Two LTC plays selected for Hot Shorts

Media Release Lismore Theatre Company   Two LTC plays selected for Hot Shorts Lismore Theatre Company is excited that two of its members have had their ten minute plays selected as finalists in The Drill Hall Theatre Company Mullumbimby’s biennial short play competition Hot Shorts, opening Friday 1 November. Writers were…

Witches Abroad

Witches Abroad

Lismore Theatre Company’s next production is Witches Abroad, the stage adaptation by Renoir (Henri Rennie) of Terry Pratchett’s book of the same name from his 41 book Discworld series. The production will run for seven performances from Oct 11-20 at Rochdale Theatre including two Sunday matinees. Discworld runs on magic…

25 artists showcase talents at SCU exhibition

25 artists showcase talents at SCU exhibition

The exhibition is open until 1 September 2019 –  Southern Cross University has been a hub for artistic development and creativity since it began 25 years ago. The University has supported the development of artistic culture regionally, nationally and internationally and the individual art practices of 700 students and 50…