Singer-songwriter Ralph McTell Street Theatre, Canberra City Saturday 10 February 2024 as part of a national tour
At the age of 22, Ralph McTell wrote Streets of London, a song which has arguably been covered more than any other in modern history and launched a career which is still going strong more than half a century later. But it nearly didn’t happen.
Directed by Ken Loach Palace Electric Canberra from 30 November 2023 113 mins, MA15+
The Old Oak is a natural third for Director Ken Loach, writer Paul Laverty and producer Rebecca O’Brien. Like their earlier films, I Daniel Blake and Sorry We Missed You, it is set in the North East of England.
The Street Theatre Canberra Saturday 25 and Sunday 26 November 2023.
Austrian star of stage and screen Maxi Blaha (Soul of Fire, Beloved Muse) presents the premiere of the English production of Mariedl, Selfies with a Giantess, a collection of stage tableaux about our fascination with anatomical difference.
A Christmas Concert Wesley Uniting Church, National Circuit, Forrest ACT Sunday 10 December 2023
The program will feature beautiful choral music and carols from the Middle Ages to the modern-day, including works by William Byrd, Jan Pieterszoon Sweelinck, Anton Bruckner, Josef Rheinberger, Morten Lauridsen, Herbert Howells, Sally Greenaway, and an arrangement of a traditional Appalachian carol by Dan Walker. There will also be well known Christmas carols.
St Christopher’s Cathedral Cnr Furneaux and Franklin Streets, Manuka ACT Saturday 2 and Sunday 3 December 2023
The Canberra Bach Ensemble celebrates the Christmas season with its performances of Bach’s Advent Cantatas BWV 61, 36, 62, and 1 in the magnificent space of St. Christopher’s Cathedral in Manuka, Canberra.
Malachi Gilmore Hall, Oberon NSW 24 to 26 November 2023
The festival offers the Streeton Trio, specially created ensembles featuring the country’s leading musicians (soprano Susannah Lawergren, harpist Emily Granger, local clarinettist Peter Jenkin, oboist Diana Docherty and members of the Sydney Symphony Orchestra.