Tagged: Arts

Mittagong Playhouse update

December 18, 2019Posted in: Community, Roads and Assets

On advice from structural engineers external buttressing is to be erected at the Mittagong Playhouse as fault investigation and remediation works ramp up on the building. The buttressing, or scaffold supports, will be erected on the western wall of the heritage building following the holiday period. Wingecarribee Shire Deputy General Manager Operations, Finance and Risk,...

The show will go on – at Chevalier College!

November 4, 2019Posted in: Community

The Highlands Theatre Group’s production of Anne of Green Gables has found a new home at Chevalier College’s Performing Arts Centre. A total of five shows are scheduled to run from Thursday 21 November to Sunday 24 November 2019. The new venue and re-scheduling of the production is the result of the closure of the...

Council launches new look arts and culture website

October 28, 2019Posted in: Community, Events

Wingecarribee Shire Council has this week launched a new look website to support our thriving arts community. The Southern Highlands Arts Festival website has been rebranded as the Southern Highlands Arts File (SHAF). Council’s Cultural Development Officer Erin Adams said the website will keep residents in the loop with what’s happening in the local arts...

Expressions of Interest called for 2019 Art Studio Trail

May 14, 2019Posted in: Community, Events

Arts Studio Trail

Wingecarribee Shire Council is calling for Expressions of Interest from studios and artists wishing to participate in the 2019 Southern Highlands Art Studio Trail. “The Art Studio Trail gives the public a rare opportunity to meet the makers, to see their work in the environment within which it was created and to buy direct from...

Southern Highlands Arts Festival launches in Bowral

October 17, 2018Posted in: Events

Wingecarribee Shire Council and the National Trust will launch this year’s Southern Highlands Arts Festival on Friday 26 October at Retford Park. The month-long festival will be officially opened by Jennifer Bott AO, Chair of the National Institute of Dramatic Art (NIDA), Chair of the Bundanon Trust and Artistic Director of the Canberra Writers Festival....