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August 1, 2014

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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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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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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The Sydney Comedy Festival Showcase Tour

22/07/2014 by OutInCanberra

The Sydney Comedy Festival is Sydney’s biggest annual comedy event, and in 2014 it’s on the road once more bringing the best of the fest to Canberra.

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How to Survive Splendour in the Grass

22/07/2014 by Carla Pavez

For all you lucky punters calling North Byron Parklands ‘home’ next weekend, our Survivor’s Guide to Splendour in the Grass will make your Splendour... splendid! Whether you’re a veteran or a newbie, with the festival only one week away it’s time to start thinking about those little essentials: What to pack and what not to pack. Here are our tips and tricks for you to use before you make the long drive up from Canberra. WHAT TO PACK Your ticket & I.D

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Once My Mother Preview Screening and Director Q&A - WIN Tickets

18/07/2014 by OutInCanberra

Once My Mother is a quite extraordinary documentary feature by director Sophie Turkiewicz, which opens at Greater Union Manuka on July 24. With thanks to TM Publicity we have 10 double passes to the preview screening and live Q&A with Sophia on Monday 21st July at 6:30pm at Greater Union Manuka. To enter, fill in the form on the right and tell us why you NEED these exclusive tickets!

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The Ten Tenors bring Broadway to Canberra - WIN Tickets!

15/07/2014 by OutInCanberra

Following a four month tour of the US, The TEN Tenors will return to home soil with a brand new Broadway show! This dynamic live experience is a wonderful collection of Broadway's most-loved classics sung by ten of Australia's hottest tenors. Fans will be delighted by this powerful mix of theatrical showstoppers and heart-melting ballads as The TEN Tenors break new ground and take on some of the greatest show tunes in the world.

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ALLDAY: Startup Cult Tour at Zierholz on Saturday 11 October

14/07/2014 by OutInCanberra

Allday’s incredible debut album ‘Startup Cult’ is sitting at #3 on the ARIA charts this week, and to celebrate Allday is setting off on a massive national tour presented by triple j, and with special guests Remi and Baro in tow. Startup Cult is an assured debut record, and one that has been racking up accolades beyond just selling a bunch of copies! Come party with Allday, Remi and Baro at the U18 and/or 18+ shows her at Zierholz!

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