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Thundermentals @ Transit Bar

04/02/2011 by Kirsten Morrison

Transit bar got its fair share of quality Aussie hip hop beats on Thursday the 3rd of February with up and coming hip hop act Thundamentals. Local hip hop favourites D’opus and Roshambo kicked off the night with some of their own material, as well as covering some well-known crowd favourites by acts such as Bliss and Eso. The guys wowing the crowd with their impressive turntable skills, also playing some new material that I’m sure we will be hearing a lot more of in the future. Once Thundamentals hit the stage, they quickly had everyone on their feet.


Italian Food Festival @ Locanda

04/02/2011 by OutInCanberra

During February, experience the cuisine, culture and tradition of Italy at Locanda during Sapori e Saperi - the Italian food festival. Each week of the festival will see a different region of Italian culture and tradition featured, from the North-East and North-West during the first two weeks, to Central and Southern Italy in the final two weeks. This year in particular the festival celebrates 150 years since national hero Giuseppe Garibaldi united Italy.


Raize The Roof @ Hyatt Hotel

04/02/2011 by OutInCanberra

The 2nd Raize The Roof gala ball, Sparkle, on Saturday 19th February is set to be a night to remember. Combining an illusionist, drummers, dancing, prizes and a whole lot of glamour, the evening aims to raise money for Raize the roof, a charity founded by local Canberrans passionate about improving the lives of children who are 'a little less lucky'.


Bright Star @ Courtyard Cinemas

02/02/2011 by OutInCanberra

Don't miss Courtyard Cinema's screening of Bright Star on Wednesday 9th February as part of their Fall in Love February series. Courtyard Cinema is Canberra’s most unique cinema experience by deckchair under our stunning 100-year-old New Acton Oak tree. Film-goers will have an intimate, alfresco cinema experience with state-of-the-art surround sound and screen. Bright Star A romantic drama about the relationship between 19th century poet John Keats and Fanny Brawne. Starring Abbie Cornish, Ben Whishaw and Paul Schneider. Tickets are $20 per deckchair.


Groovin The Moo Lineup Announced

02/02/2011 by OutinCanberra

Groovin the Moo is back in 2011 with a cracking lineup of the hottest international and local acts. From Art Vs Science, to Washington, Birds of Tokyo, The Jezabels and Cut Copy, there's something to tickle anyone's fancy when the festival hits Canberra on the 8th of May. On top of a smogarsboard of artists, the event features the Moolin Rouge dance tent, market stalls, loads of local foods, licensed bar facilities, slingshot rides and chill out areas. The full lineup:


Look Back In Anger @ Courtyard Studio, Canberra Theatre Centre

01/02/2011 by OutinCanberra

Win tickets John Osbourne's Look Back in Anger explodes onto the stage at Canberra Theatre Centre from February 17th. As one of the twentieth century’s most magnificent plays, Look Back in Anger is a work that opened the doors of theatres for a new generation of writers. Directed by Cara Irvine (One Flew Over The Cuckoo’s Nest) and featuring a cast of talented Canberra performers, the play explores the lives of disillusioned youth in post-war Britain.


Australia Day Live @ Parliament House Lawns

31/01/2011 by OutinCanberra

As the hot afternoon sun shone down on the lawns of Parliament House, thousands streamed in to secure the perfect spot for Australia Day Live. Kicking off the entertainment were The Wiggles who took to the stage in their Big Red Car, getting the younger members of the audience, and some of the older ones, on their feet. Following an incredible display in the sky by The Roulettes, 80s rockers Ganggajang took to the stage with their classic Aussie hit, Sounds Of Then, complete with didgeridoo and indigenous dancers.


WIN Valentine's Day Dinner @ Kingsleys Steak and Crabhouse

28/01/2011 by OutinCanberra

Looking for a place to go this Valentine's Day? Why not try Kingsleys Steak and Crabhouse. The romantic venue is the perfect place to treat your Valentine to a delicious meal made from the finest quality ingredients. Thanks to Kingsleys, we have a dinner for two valued at $150 on Valentine's Day to give away. For your chance to WIN simply tell us in 25 words or less: Q: Why does your valentine deserve to be treated at Kingsleys?


Justice Crew @ Australia Day Live

25/01/2011 by Jil Hogan

Just back from holidays after a busy 2010, hip-hop dance crew Justice Crew will take to the stage in a special appearance at Australia Day Live. The group went from unknowns to virtual superstars overnight last year, having won Australia's Got Talent and impressing judges and audiences alike with their inventive moves and unbelievable precision. The crew all danced from a young age, and found it kept them out of trouble.


The Sapphires: Exclusive Ticket Deal

25/01/2011 by OutinCanberra

The sexy and sassy musical smash-hit The Sapphires is heading to Canberra from 9 to 12 February at The Playhouse. Starring Australian Idol winner Casey Donovan the production was written by Australian actor and writer Tony Briggs and re-directed by award winning Director Neil Armfield and well-respected Indigenous Associate Director Wayne Blair (based on the production originally directed by Wesley Enoch).