Wednesday, 24 September 2014
RAW is an indie arts organisation for artists, by artists. We focus on spotlighting indie underground talent to the public. Every second month we hand-select and showcase approximately 30 artists in film, fashion, music, visual art, photography, performing art, hair and make up for a one-night creative explosion! Check out the list below for all of the amazing talent who'll be showcasing on the night!
September 24th, 2014
From 7:30pm to 11:45pm
17 London Circuit, Canberra
FREE with PRIZES. Every Wed 8pm. Lots of fun questions and - did we say? - prizes! Fly over the Week Hump with a laugh. Looking after Factoid Geeks in Manuka (or just Great Guessers...)
The Hostess, Tammy Paks is a drag princess, entertainer, hostess, singer and light actress. Her salacious attitude, witty parodies and frequent usage of the word 'moist,' are bound to bedazzle and befuddle you as you ponder on the serious business of Tranny Trivia...
Be party to Canberra's first and only. Click here to register.
The Treasures Gallery holds many of the Library's most prized items from iconic objects to handwritten histories. Terra Australis to Australia is a narrative of our nation and its development, featuring highlights from the Library's collection, from early maps and atlases to books, manuscripts, paintings, drawings, photographs and objects. Come face-to-face with James Cook's Endeavour journal, a display showcasing the Library's collection of celestial mapping, the notebook William Bligh kept after the Bounty mutiny, and a selection of zines from the Library's growing collection. 10 am–5 pm. Free entry. http://www.nla.gov.au/exhibitions/treasures-gallery
One of Canberra’s best known trivia nights. It’s been running for over 10 years and has a huge local following. With $100 in vouchers given away every night plus spot prizes and the chance to win some serious cash with the trivia jackpot question. It gets busy so bookings are definitely recommended.
A small, though excitable crowd gathered at UC Refectory on Saturday night to see one of the 90s most talented and tempestuous stars take the stage. It could be none other than Ms Courtney Love. What the Hell would happen tonight? After a storming warm-up set from Melbourne’s The Mercy Kills, the beer queue formed, while a range of tiara-and Doc-Marten-wearing ladies pressed themselves up against the barriers in anticipation of the grunge goddess’ appearance.