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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).


Pizza with Pizzaz @ Firestone

24/01/2011 by Luisa Deliseo

It’s a warm summer’s evening as I stroll towards Firestone Pizzeria & Bar, nestled among the chaos of Woolley Street in Dickson.


Puta Madre Brothers @ Transit Bar

24/01/2011 by Grace Keyworth

It was a warm but quiet Thursday night at Transit Bar when I turned up to see the Puta Madre Brothers, with most people enjoying their evening outdoors instead of the sweaty, cavernous room.


The search for Face of Canberra Races 2011

24/01/2011 by OutinCanberra

The search for the Myer Face of Canberra Racing is on again, with entries now open. So do you have what it takes? 2010 Face of Canberra Racing winner Aprelle Coady says it takes something unique to make you stand out from the crowd. “You need something that someone else doesn’t have. Loving horses also helps, and loving fashion plays a huge role,” she says. “Just highlight the complete package that makes you you” Aprelle has held the title for the past year, and found the experience invaluable.