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Brilliant band entertains 400

NEARLY 400 people enjoyed the music of the Wonthaggi Citizens’ Band during its’ Annual Variety Concert on Saturday night. Held at the Wonthaggi Union Community Arts Centre, the concert was dedicated to the memory of Gus Marinus, the father of bandmaster Craig, who died two weeks ago. Gus was a life member of the band. […]

October 23rd, 2018 | Posted in Arts & Entertainment | Read More »

Coal Creek promises Halloween fun galore

TICKETS are now selling at the Halloween event at Coal Creek Community Park and Museum at Korumburra. Get ready to be excited, shocked, entertained and scared at Halloween at Coal Creek on Saturday, October 27. It could well be the scariest night of your life. The park will be full of ghosts, monsters, witches and other […]

October 23rd, 2018 | Posted in Arts & Entertainment | Read More »

Literary festival inspires

THE 11th annual Coal Creek Literary Festival held at Coal Creek Community Park and Museum at Korumburra last Sunday showcased nine speakers and inspired audiences with the festival catch phrase “the magic of words.” In conjunction with speakers, the literary festival includes the Bert Van Bedaf Short Story and Open Poetry prizes. This year’s winner […]

October 16th, 2018 | Posted in Arts & Entertainment | Read More »

100 years of Armistice

THE Inverloch Community Hub hosted a living tribute performance by Cultural Infusion and the Wonthaggi Citizens Band to commemorate the centenary of Armistice Day, last Saturday. The tribute began at 10am at Inverloch Community Hub with about 20 spectators absorbing cheeky theatrics and brass band music. There were two further performances held for the celebration […]

October 16th, 2018 | Posted in Arts & Entertainment | Read More »

Tickets selling to night of frights

TICKETS are now selling at the Halloween event at Coal Creek Community Park and Museum at Korumburra. Get ready to be excited, shocked, entertained and scared at Halloween at Coal Creek on Saturday, October 27. It could well be the scariest night of your life. The park will be full of ghosts, monsters, witches and other […]

October 16th, 2018 | Posted in Arts & Entertainment | Read More »

Race into KernART Prize

AFTER a successful art show last year, the KernART Prize is on again at the Kernot Community Hall on the Melbourne Cup weekend. The judge this year is well known artist, sculptor and print maker Susan Hall and there is a total prize pool of $2500 available. Open to artists of all abilities, the prize […]

October 9th, 2018 | Posted in Arts & Entertainment | Read More »

Justice questioned in Death and the Maiden

LEONGATHA Lyric Theatre Inc’s harrowing and thought provoking performance of Death and the Maiden offers its audience an often forgotten perspective of the aftermath of war. The play opened at Leongatha’s Mesley Hall on Friday night and will have a season of seven performances. Written by Chilean playwright Ariel Dorfman, the plays shines a light […]

October 3rd, 2018 | Posted in Arts & Entertainment | Read More »

Justice questioned in Death and The Maiden

LEONGATHA Lyric Theatre Inc’s harrowing and thought provoking performance of Death and The Maiden offers its audience an often forgotten perspective of the aftermath of war. The play opened at Leongatha’s Mesley Hall on Friday night and will have a season of seven performances. Written by Chilean playwright Ariel Dorfman, the plays shines a light […]

October 2nd, 2018 | Posted in Arts & Entertainment | Read More »

Emotional scenes in upcoming play

With one room set, a breadth of emotions and a rapid-fire dialogue script Lyric Theatre’s upcoming production of Death and the Maiden is an intimate and challenging piece for its cast of three. Actor Melita Tough, who plays the repressed Paulina said she wanted to play the character as able to have a voice and […]

September 25th, 2018 | Posted in Arts & Entertainment | Read More »

Aladdin musical weaves its magic

MORE than 800 people packed out the Korumburra Indoor Recreation Centre across two shows to take in Korumburra Primary School’s senior production of Aladdin on Thursday. With students in grades 4 to 6 performing, onlookers were treated to a dazzling display of colour, dance and song as the stage was turned into Arabia. Grade 6 […]

September 18th, 2018 | Posted in Arts & Entertainment | Read More »

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