Category Archives: Culture and that

Bacchanale

Saw clips from this on a doco about Ballet Russes today, and was intrigued: ‘”The season’s scandal was Bacchanale… Purporting to show the delirious visions of Ludwig II of Bavaria, it mixed mythological figures with such personages as Lola Montez … Continue reading

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Elle Knox — Fleshed Out. An exhibition of video poetry

Knox’s videos hover between the cinematic and the poetic, using the performing body to show rather than tell the poetry with which her body of work is concerned. An internationally published poet with extensive performance art and musical expertise, Knox … Continue reading

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Sydney Symphony Orchestra

2012 program available now. Just saying…

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ONLY TWO SLEEPS UNTIL CAMP BETTY BEGINS

30 or so workshops and panels. 4 days. Opening night ‘5 Minutes of Infamy’ event. Jelly wrestling. Blue Betty party. High tea. Art show. DIY Zine fair. Film night. Stuff for kids. Most of it free (especially the daytime stuff), … Continue reading

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Colourfest Film Festival

‘Colourfest Film Festival is Australia’s first national short film festival dedicated to the works of culturally diverse Australian film makers. Screening in three cities, four venues with a total of eight sessions Colourfest is the upcoming festival worth checking out. … Continue reading

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Texta Queen’s Blog

Harsh Browns: ‘I do not want to hear that being my friend has made you think about racism, that it’s great that I’m being articulate about ‘these things’ and ‘putting myself out there’ which implies to me that if I … Continue reading

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The Medical Industry

Is ‘the online research space of artist and choreographer Richard_Hancock.  It is a public presentation of exploratory practices with diverse strands, methodologies and desires. Its outcomes are unspecified, tangential, and transitory. Its motives are suspect, and open to coercion. It … Continue reading

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