We're excited to have unveiled our program for APAX 2020 and opened registrations. Producers, presenters and inspiring guest speakers will deliver 12 sessions spread across six weeks, all taking place online and accessible wherever you are in the world. Visit the APAX website for all the information...Read More
The Ninth Wave by The Farm and Co3 Contemporary Dance. Photo by Jess Wyld.
Festival of Outback Opera by Opera Queensland. Photo by Glenn Hunt.
Auto Cannibal by Australasian Dance Collective and Beijing Dance LDTX,
Choreographed by Stephanie Lake. Photo by Jade Ellis.
Zoom by Patch Theatre. Photo by Matt Byrne.
Trash Talk by The Strangeways Ensemble. Courtesy of Merrigong Theatre Company.
So Long Suckers by Yirra Yaakin Theatre Company. Photo by Simon Pynt.
Black Cockatoo by Ensemble Theatre. Photo by Prudence Upton.
Whoosh by Sensorium Theatre. Photo by Peter Foster.
River Linked Live Virtual Concert. Photo by Abram Rasmussen Photography.
HOTA Home of the Arts. Courtesy of venue.
The Butch is Back by Reuben Kaye. Photo by Rebekah Ryan.
The federal government have finally announced their package for arts sector recovery in the wake of COVID-19. This package will include: $75 million: Seed Investment to Reactivate Productions and Tours – competitive grant funding in 2020-21 to provide capital to help production and event businesses to put...Read More
The national guidelines for COVID-Safe Theatres, prepared by PAC Australia, are now available. You can download the document in full here. We have accelerated the process of delivering these guidelines from the other frameworks and resources that LPA will be delivering, as we understand that many venues...Read More
Not only has the format of PAC Australia’s annual event changed this year, but so have applications for artists and producers to “pitch”. And we use " " because it isn't really a pitch - it's an opportunity to update the sector on your organisation...Read More
Following from our recent announcement that APAX 2020 would be moving online, we're excited to open applications to present at APAX 2020! Our new APAX 2020 website is now live and will be updated regularly - you can find all the application information right here. You can...Read More
Today PAC Australia announced the 2020 Australian Performing Arts Exchange, to be held at NIDA in Sydney in September, would be shifting to an online format due to the impact of COVID-19. Though a difficult decision, PAC Australia is excited to have the opportunity to present...Read More
On 7/5/2020, PAC Australia polled our presenter members as to their programming intentions in 2021/2022 in the wake of COVID-19. Though it is still difficult to measure the full impact, we thank the presenters who have participated in the poll so far. You can view the results...Read More
The disturbing news that Australia’s largest multi-arts centre Carriageworks has entered into voluntary administration is cause for alarm across the sector and demonstrates the real risk of broad and permanent venue closures across the country unless the government provides direct support. Performing arts centres will be...Read More
The information supplied was last updated 23-12-2020. FEDERAL On 27 August 2020, the Federal Government announced an additional $3.1 million to expand mental health and wellbeing services available through the Ahead for Business initiative to ensure small business owners and their staff can access support and resources. The federal...Read More
The Federal Government has committed $27m in support for the arts sector. The media release from the Minister’s office is here. The Government is providing: $10 million to help regional artists and organisations develop new work and explore new delivery models. The funding will be delivered through...Read More