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July 30, 2014

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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Bring Back the Starlight Drive-In Sign!

28/07/2014 by OutInCanberra

Where is the Starlight Drive-In sign? Since being removed from lying facedown in the dirt next to the Starlight Apartments, the iconic neon sign has been dearly missed by Canberrans. Now, some enterprising Canberrans are working to get it back.

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The Cardio Myth

28/07/2014 by Scott Williams

These ideas are passed from one unsuspecting person to the next, a little tidbit of misinformation that does more harm than good. I've heard them all. 1. There's the myth about ab crunches melting off belly fat. (Sorry folks, spot reduction doesn't exist. You've got to burn the fat from your body as a whole.) 2. Then there's the one that says the faster you do an exercise the better, even at the expense of form. (Ouch. This philosophy has caused many an injury. Never sacrifice form for speed.)

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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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A Whole New Flavour at PJ O'Reilly's Tugggeranong

23/07/2014 by Carly Jade Devine

Upon entering PJ O’Reilly’s in Tuggeranong you immediately feel the warmth and comfort provided by the friendly staff and happy customers. As a well-known dining and bar venue situated in the very heart of Tuggeranong, PJ’s has been South Canberra’s best Irish pub for more than 11 years. But it’s not all about refreshing drinks and good time spent chatting at the bar. Within PJ’s you will find The Dublin Grill which caters for all – whether it’s families and friends enjoying a five- star pub meal, or colleagues winding down after a hard day.

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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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The Trunk Show for Fashion-Forward Gents

23/07/2014 by Carly Devine

Two Canberra companies have joined forces to bring the fashion conscious gents of Canberra a Trunk Show this Thursday, 24 July 2014. The show will be held at the Braddon Tailors Studio showcasing bespoke suits, ties and accessories for men who know they only have seconds to make a smashing first impression.

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The Keeper of Lost Causes - Win a double pass!

22/07/2014 by OutInCanberra

Scandi-crime film THE KEEPER OF LOST CAUSES will be in limited screens nationally from July 31st. The Keeper of Lost Causes is the first in a series of four about department Q and is based on a best-selling novel of the same name. The film stars an array of Danish actors; Nikolaj Lie Kaas (The Killing), Morten Kirkskov (Borgen) and Mikkel Boe Følsgaard (A Royal Affair), is directed by Mikkel Nørgaard (Clown, TV series Borgen) and was written by Nikolaj Arcel (The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo and A Royal Affair).

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