Article Archive

August 25, 2016

Australian Dance Party debuts String Attached: an exploration of dance and music

24/08/2016 by OutInCanberra

Unique to the political capital, Australian Dance Party is Canberra's newest contemporary dance and multi- arts performance company, led by the vision of choreographer and performer, Alison Plevey. Like a political party, the company challenges audiences to actively think, question ideals and debate current issues – all with a necessary playfulness in the hope that it will re-ignite the vibrant professional dance scene that once existed in the capital.

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FASHFEST tickets on sale now!

15/08/2016 by OutInCanberra

It's that time of the year again! Tickets for Canberra’s much anticipated red-carpet fashion event, FASHFEST 2016, are on sale today, 10am. The Canberra calendar highlight will be held from 29 September to 1 October for three nights, offering six distinct shows and one total fashion experience. To ensure that everyone gets a chance to walk the red-carpet this year, FASHFEST has released $49 silver tickets to attract students and a younger audience to event. Group bookings are also available for silver seating with the promotion ‘buy five and get one free'.

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A festival for the people, by the people

09/08/2016 by Alex Dickens

Many festivals have come through Canberra, bringing with them national and international talent, food, staff and equipment. But this time Canberrans will be celebrated as the Cream Festival unsurfaces only local talent. Brought to you by Rockman & Rush, the festival will be held on Saturday 27 August at Westside Acton Park and aims to provide the very best local food, drink and, most of all, music.

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Movie review: Jason Bourne

03/08/2016 by Sam Tremayne

Matt Damon is Bourne again, reprising the role that helped establish him as a house-hold name playing the CIA spy with a severe case of amnesia, hunting those who did him wrong. Not since 2007 have we seen the proper Bourne on screen, but now renowned original director (Paul Greengrass) returns to help wipe clean the other movie that starred Jeremy Renner from 2012.

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Where’s the O-Week party at?

01/08/2016 by Alannah Andreini

It’s every student's favourite time of year again... O-Week! Kicking off the week before semester two starts, Canberra has plenty on offer to keep you entertained all-week long.

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Troye Sivan comes to town!

26/07/2016 by Alexandra Abbott

21-year-old Perth based artist Troye Sivan launched his career on YouTube, evolving from a humble teenager uploading his music as a creative outlet, to a global YouTube sensation where his channel has gathered four million subscribers and over 241 million views.

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Keep Canberra Open Rally line-up announced

20/07/2016 by OutInCanberra

On Friday 15 July we dropped the exclusive announcement of the Keep Canberra Open Rally to save Canberra's nightlife from the governments ‘lock out laws in disguise.’

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Keep Canberra Open Rally announced

15/07/2016 by OutInCanberra

In response to proposed ‘lock out laws in disguise’ Keep Canberra Open has announced a rally in Garema Place at midday Saturday 30 July. Locals who want to participate in the rally have been asked to meet at Garema Place at 12:00pm and march along Alinga Street to Northbourne Avenue and London Circuit; finishing at the ACT Legislative Assembly where government will be presented with a Keep Canberra Open signed petition.

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A night to remember: ACT Hospitality Awards

11/07/2016 by OutInCanberra

Canberra’s newest and most popular licensed bars, restaurants, nightclubs and accommodation hotels were celebrated at the 2016 Australian Hotels Association (AHA) ACT Hospitality Awards tonight. Following a record number of entries in the awards, more than 440 industry, political and hospitality leaders attended the gala event to honour the outstanding achievements of ACT hospitality businesses and employees. AHA ACT General Manager Jo Broad said this year’s event once again celebrated innovative newcomers in new entertainment precincts as well as well-established venues.

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A cinematic experience like no other

06/07/2016 by Josephine Huynh | Photography by Ashley St George

A movie buff’s dream, Limelight Cinemas in the Tuggeranong Hyperdome boasts all the best blockbusters as well as special opening gala nights, events and screenings. For Limelight Rewards members the perks are endless, but for a first-time Limelight guest, like myself, it doesn’t take long until you are a fully converted Limelight fan. And with the cheapest tickets in town there’s really no excuse.

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