Arts News

Is this Australia's most batshit crazy overnight horror festival?

It's going down at Point Cook Homestead from December 2 - December 3. Tickets and details here. 

Monster Fest is set for another year of gore and scares

Monster Fest 2017 hits Lido Cinemas from Thursday November 23 - Sunday November 26. For more details, head to the festival's website.

Green Day's 'American Idiot' musical is coming to Melbourne

It'll hit the Comedy Theatre from February 23. More info here. 

This immersive experience invites you to be blind for an hour

Dialogue in the Dark is open from today and runs into the summer (bar Mondays) at Harbour Town in Docklands. Find out more and get your tickets here.

Acclaimed stageplay 'Love Song' makes its return to Melbourne

Love Song comes to the Collingwood Arts Precinct for Melbourne Fringe from Thursday September 21 until Friday September 29.

Gareth Sansom's avant-garde '60s-inspired exhibition is now open

Gareth Sansom: Transformer opens tomorrow in the ground floor of NGV Australia at Federation Square and will run until Sunday January 28.

A Prince music trivia night is going down this evening

It's all going down at The Carlton Club, Wednesday September 13 from 7pm. Head here for tickets. 

A new Italian food and wine festival is coming to Melbourne

It all goes down in the Paddock at Federation Square from Friday October 19 until Monday October 23. More info and ticks here.

A 24-hour horror movie marathon is coming for Halloween

It's all going down at The Astor Theatre on Saturday October 28. Get your tickets here. 

The local exhibition putting Melbourne's homeless behind the camera

HoMie's StreetView exhibition goes down at Besser Space Gallery from Thursday September 14 - Saturday September 16. 

PSA: Guide Dogs Victoria need you to raise some puppers

If you'd like to get involved, head to Guide Dogs Victoria to learn more and fill out your application form here. 

ACMI's new virtual reality experience takes you 200 million years into the past

Prehistoric VR runs Saturday September 23 till Sunday October 8. Best of all? It's free. More info here. 

The MSO are performing 'Star Wars' live in concert

It's all going down on Friday December 8, Saturday December 9, and Sunday December 10 at The Palais Theatre. Tickets via Ticketmaster. 

Inside Malthouse Theatre's stunning 2018 season

Malthouse Theatre's 2018 Season Passes are on sale now, visit malthousetheatre.com.au for more information. 

The Butterfly Club open new pop-up venue

Howey Downstairs will take place from Thursday September 14 until Sunday October 1. Tickets and more information can be found here.

Kathy Griffin to hit Australia on debut world tour

Catch Kathy Griffin at The Comedy Theatre on Friday October 27. Tickets via Live Nation. 

Darebin Council to vote on ending January 26 citizenship ceremonies

Read our opinion article: 'Fuck You and Your Barbecue: The Government's Stance on January 26 is an Insult to Australia.' 

Play a double-neck electric guitar inside the NGV because shredding is art

Every Brilliant Eye: Australian Art of the 1990s runs at the NGV until Sunday October 1. 

Cheers and Namaste - Beer Yoga is coming to Melbourne

Find free beer yoga at 246 Bourke Street (Next to Pad Thai Resturant) at 12pm & 1pm on Wednesday August 30 and Thursday August 31. Save your spot by booking on Midtown Melbourne's website.

The world's largest zombie, horror and sci-fi convention is coming to Melbourne

It's all going down Saturday February 10 at The Pavillion, Melbourne Showgrounds. Tickets via Frontier Touring. 

The Festival of Questions is making sense of the world

The Festival of Questions will take place at the Melbourne Town Hall on Sunday October 15 from 12pm - 9pm. Tickets via the Wheeler Centre.

Looking for a career in photography? Start here.

Photography Studies College will host their Open Day on Sunday August 13, with mid-year enrollments now open. Learn more here. 

Adam Devine announces debut Australian stand-up tour

He'll play The Athenaeum Theatre on Thursday February 1. Tickets via Live Nation. 

'The Damage Report' book to launch at Arts Centre

Make sure you don't miss The Damage Report Book Launch and Exhibition on Friday August 11 at Arts Centre Melbourne's The Kiln gallery. Reserve your tickets at the Arts Centre Melbourne website.

The Rochester is hosting an all-female comedy special

It's all happening at the Rochester on Thursday August 3 at 8:30pm.

Real-life 'Wolf of Wall Street' Jordan Belfort is coming to Melbourne

It's going down at The Plenary, MCEC on Wednesday October 25. Get your tickets here. 

Melbourne Festival unveils spectacular 2017 program

Melbourne Festival runs from Wednesday October 4 to Sunday October 22. Find out more at their website.