VIVID SYDNEY - Festival of Lights, Mu...

by whatsoninsydney.com.au on 26/05/2016 - 09:33 am
Categories: Entertainment Sydney, Latest News

VIVID Sydney 
In 2016, the festival of lights, ideas and music has extended to 23 nights, with more than 200 artists’ work on display, 500 speakers presenting at 150 events and 1500 hours of music on the cards from 27 May – 18 June. 
Every year, millions of people flock to see the Lighting of the Sails at Sydney Opera House. This year the Harbour Bridge gets in on the action too. As part of what’s been nicknamed The Dress Circle, visitors will also be able to program the lights on the buildings surrounding the Quay.
The VIVID festival takes place all over the city. Here are a few of the exciting installations through the city.
The Royal Botanic Garden
The Roy ...

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Sydney Theatre Company presents "Hay ...

by whatsoninsydney.com.au on 03/05/2016 - 10:28 am
Categories: Entertainment Sydney, Latest News

Hay Fever 11 April to 21 May Nôel Coward’s comedy of manners, set in an English country manor, centres on the eccentric Bliss family and their outlandish behavior when they each invite a guest to spend the weekend. Packed with wit, precision and sheer outrageousness, Hay Fever is not to be missed. 
For more information on Sydney Theatre company call 9250 1777 or visit sydneytheatre.com.au

What a Life! Rock Photography by Tony...

by whatsoninsydney.com.au on 17/10/2015 - 09:58 am
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WHAT A LIFE!  ROCK PHOTOGRAPHY BY TONY MOTT THIS MAJOR retrospective showcases rock n’ roll life – on stage and behind the scenes - Captured by Australia's premiere rock photographer Tony Mott over 30 extraordinary years behind the lens. The display at The State Library of NSW, features the biggest names in music like the Rolling Stones, as well as the local independent band scene. This exhibition also tracks the enormous changes in the music industry in Australia over the last 20 years, including declining live venues in Sydney, and the impact of digital technology on the art of rock photography. Open from (17 October 2015 to 7 February 2016). more ...

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Inspiration By Design At State Librar...

by whatsoninsydney.com.au on 24/07/2015 - 01:20 pm
Category: Latest News

Inspiration By Design is on at the State Library of NSW from 8 July to 27 Sept 15
See talented Australian painter, printmaker & designer Julie Paterson at work this week at the State library of NSW
Julie will create a new piece inspired by the amazing waratah designs on show in the Library's free exhibition, Australian Inspiration. Visit Julie between 10am and 2pm, from today until Friday. 
Find more info about Australian Inspiration here: http://www.sl.nsw.gov.au/events/exhibitions/2015/aus_inspiration/index.html
Mention 'What's On in Sydney' at the Library's cafe to receive a free regular coffee. Valid until 4pm, Friday 31 July 2015.