AV1 and City Recital Hall offering live production traineeships to meet critical NSW skills shortage | Australasian Special Events

December 4, 2017By adminIndustry Training, NSW Arts News, Professional Development, Venues/Theatres No Comments

AV1 and City Recital Hall are taking part in a pilot program for Live Production traineeships to streamline and expedite the hiring, training and certification of much needed technical workers for live events in NSW. Officially launched in November 2017 and a first for the Live Production sector, a series of consultations was organised by … Read More

Belvoir Reopens Downstairs Theatre to Independent Artists 

November 22, 2017By adminFellowships, Independent Theatre, NSW Arts News, Opportunity, Professional Development, Theatre Sector News, Valuing the Arts, Venues/Theatres No Comments

Fabulous news from Belvoir that we thought we’d share: 25A Announced: In 2018 Belvoir will launch a new independent theatre program which will see the beloved Downstairs Theatre given to teams of artists for free. “This is the lynchpin of our support for independent and emerging artists,” said Flack.“There’s nothing so valuable when you’re learning your … Read More

TNN & Create NSW Booth @ Australian Performing Arts Market 2018 – Get in touch to be a part

October 27, 2017By adminBusiness Support, NSW Arts News, Opportunity, Showcase, Support, Theatre Sector News, TNN Projects & Events, Venues/Theatres No Comments

  TNN is back at APAM in 2018 And this time we’re joining forces with the Create NSW team to help promote partnerships, exchanges and tours between our NSW theatre producers and presenters at APAM in February, 2018. If you are interested in having your company or production information at this booth please get in … Read More

Have Your Say – Theatre in Existing Buildings: City of Sydney Discussion Paper

October 27, 2017By adminNSW Arts News, Research & Advocacy, Spaces and Resources, Theatre Sector News, Venues/Theatres No Comments

These recommendations are set out in our new discussion paper, An Open and Creative City. The changes would make it easier for: shops and businesses to extend trading from 7am to 10pm every day in key retail areas plays and other live performances, exhibitions and small-scale cultural events to take place in existing buildings venue … Read More

NAPACA Coordinator Role – Apply Now

September 27, 2017By adminNSW Arts News, Opportunity, Theatre Sector News, Uncategorized, Venues/Theatres No Comments

Coordinator – 12 month contract – Part Time 0.165 FTE About Us NAPACA is the peak representative body for Performing Arts Centres in NSW and ACT, supporting a vibrant network of members. NSW and ACT Performing Arts Centres are actively involved in the national touring network and support creation, production and presentation of performing arts … Read More

City of Sydney Venue Grants for Live Performance and Theatre

September 18, 2017By adminFunding, Independent Theatre, NSW Arts News, Spaces and Resources, Theatre Sector News, Venues/Theatres No Comments

City of Sydney’s revised Business Support Grants program are open and are suitable for theatre and live performance venues.  •             Live music and performance – matched grant up to $30,000 for venue improvements to grow and enhance the quality and quantity of programming, improve in-venue health and safety or improve venue acoustics. •             Night-time diversification … Read More

Looking for a Sydney Venue? PACT 2018 Venues

September 5, 2017By adminIndependent Theatre, Industry Training, Inspiration, Opportunity, Professional Development, Showcase, Theatre Sector News, Venues/Theatres No Comments

Venues and more at PACT… Looking for a unique venue? Located in the heart of Erskineville, PACT is in close proximity to public transport and dining options. PACT features a black box theatre space, a bar, foyer area and an urban courtyard. Give your next event the creative edge and enquire today. Email PACT General … Read More

The 2017 finalists for the Drover Awards have been announced!

August 4, 2017By adminAwards, Inspiration, National News, Theatre Sector News, Valuing the Arts, Venues/Theatres No Comments

APACA has announced the 2017 finalists for the Drover Awards! APACA’s Drover Awards acknowledge the achievements of the companies that have made the commitment and excel a touring regional Australia and are announced at the APACA conference dinner on Thursday 24 August, at Sydney’s Luna Park. TNN would like to congratulate all the artists and companies who … Read More

A Month in the Country – HotHouse Theatre

June 2, 2017By adminNSW Arts News, Opportunity, Residency, Theatre Sector News, Venues/Theatres No Comments

Expressions Of Interest Now Open for A Month In The Country A MONTH IN THE COUNTRY HotHouse’s July – December 2017 Residencies A Month In The Country is a regional residency program supporting the development of new Australian work. It provides a rare opportunity for performance-makers to reflect and create in the quiet atmosphere of … Read More