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October 23, 2014

Coolio - Live at Transit Bar

05/08/2014 by Brianna Williams

Walking into Transit Bar the feeling of old school hip-hop radiated in the speakers. Everyone was bobbing their heads to the throbbing bass with drinks flowing, anticipating the arrival of Artis Leon Ivey Jr. better known as Coolio to grace us with his hip-hop presence.

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Devdas The Musical - Win Tickets!

05/08/2014 by OutInCanberra

It’s a spectacle. A feast of musical styles and dance. And it’s a heart-wrenching story of romance and intrigue that has fascinated India for decades. Devdas The Musical is a 90-minute, original stage production—brought to life through a cast of 50 dazzling dancers, more than 400 show-stopping and authentic costumes and 12 original compositions. It is based on the famous story of one man and the two women who were never meant to be his—one he never loved and one he never stopped loving.

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Recap: Honkytonks Night Market - a taste of fashion and design

29/07/2014 by Mia Carr

The first ever Honkytonks Night Market kicked-off last Wednesday showcasing local artists, designers, crafters, music records and even terrariums (minus any spiders to my relief!). Walking up towards Honkytonks, the whole vicinity was infused with the smell of Mexican spice as Honkytonks' resident DJ flooded the area with upbeat house tunes.

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Havana Brown ran the night at Academy on Friday!

28/07/2014 by Carly Devine

Girls' Night Out was last Friday night at Academy, and the headline act was the gorgeous Havana Brown. Since the release of her debut single We Run the Night, the talented DJ has added 'singer' and 'dancer' to her professional title while well as making waves across Australia and the US.

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The Sydney Comedy Festival is road-tripping to Canberra - WIN tickets!

28/07/2014 by OutInCanberra

The Sydney Comedy Festival is road-tripping to Canberra for one night only on Saturday 2 August 2014 at the Canberra Theatre. The funniest and freshest acts of Sydney’s biggest annual comedy event have been hand-picked and squeezed into one night of world-class comedy and the best news is, we have a few juicy doubles up for grabs! To enter, fill in the form on the right and tell us a joke. Be creative, you'll win if manage to laugh out loud. Literally!

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Coolio - Bringing it to Canberra

24/07/2014 by OutInCanberra

Coolio is coming! Oh, yeah, the man responsible for the 90s mega-hit Gangsta’s Paradise is playing at Transit Bar in a night sure to be filled with soulful sounds and fat beats. We’re talking about a hip-hop party like Canberra has never seen, with one of the highest-selling artists of the genre’s golden era leading the way all night. To get you ready for what will be a show to remember, here are some sides of Coolio you might not know. It’s all in a name

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Devdas: The Musical - Coming Soon!

24/07/2014 by OutInCanberra

It’s a spectacle. An explosion of colour and sound. A feast of musical styles and dance. And it’s a heart-wrenching story of romance and intrigue that has fascinated India for more than a century. Now Devdas has been transformed for the first time into a Bollywood magical musical and is coming to Canberra Theatre Centre for one night only (Saturday 16 August).

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Devdas: The Musical - Coming Soon!

24/07/2014 by OutInCanberra

It’s a spectacle. An explosion of colour and sound. A feast of musical styles and dance. And it’s a heart-wrenching story of romance and intrigue that has fascinated India for more than a century. Now Devdas has been transformed for the first time into a Bollywood magical musical and is coming to Canberra Theatre Centre for one night only (Saturday 16 August).

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Monty Python Live (mostly) show - Win Tickets

23/07/2014 by OutInCanberra

Monty Python rightfully hold a place amongst the world’s finest ever comedians, influencing a generation and revolutionising comedy on their way to greatness. The historic last night of the Monty Pythons Live (mostly) show from London’s The 02 concert arena is to be broadcast in cinemas across Australia on Wednesday August 6th.

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Crooked Colours - Live at Transit Bar

22/07/2014 by Jen Taylor

Every band that comes to Canberra these days comments on how cold it is and how grateful they are that people actually braved the cruel outside world to attend their gig. We do like to think of ourselves as sort of understated superheroes, though Transit Bar did seem to take longer than normal to fill up on the night of Crooked Colours’ album tour.

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