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Something Trumpy with Political Asylum

17 July 2017
The Wheeler Centre
Toby Halligan, Mathew Kenneally, Gerard McCulloch...

If comedy thrives on the absurd, politicians are a gift to comedians and the laughter-prone folk who...

Frankenstein

20 July 2017 to 29 July 2017
Theatre Works
Theatre Works

FRAKENSTEIN

BY LALLY KATZ

Judy Horacek

21 July 2017
The Wheeler Centre
Judy Horacek and Serpil Senelmis

If you like your cartoon hairstyles sharp and your comic observations sharper, Judy Horacek is your...

Poetry in Commotion: A Night of Performance Poetry

24 July 2017
The Wheeler Centre
Michelle Dabrowski, Kylie Supski, Anna Forsyth,...

Poetry is at its best when it’s challenging: namely, when it’s challenging our expectations, the limits of...

The Battle For Our Buildings

25 July 2017
The Wheeler Centre
Emma Telfer, Marcus Westbury, and Stuart Macintyre

The overwhelming majority of Australians say they care deeply about our built heritage, but recent battles...

Self-Made City

26 July 2017
The Wheeler Centre
Sara Savage, Millie Cattlin, Lucinda Hartley, and...

In 1961, autodidact urbanologist Jane Jacobs forever changed how we understood our cities.

Antarctica and the Climate with Chris Turney

2 August 2017
The Wheeler Centre
Chris Turney and Krystal Evans

Antarctica holds valuable clues to understanding the future of our planet – especially regarding the...

BIG HEART

6 September 2017 to 24 September 2017
Theatre Works
THEATRE WORKS AND DEE & CORNELIUS

BIG HEART

WRITTEN BY PATRICIA CORNELIUS

DIRECTED BY SUSIE DEE

All Of My Friends Were There

5 October 2017 to 11 October 2017
Theatre Works
Theatre Works, The Guerrilla Museum and Melbourne...

ALL OF MY FRIENDS WERE THERE