Spoken Word Open Mic, 7pm Thursday 6 June, Black Box Theatre

Spoken Word Open Mic, 7pm Thursday 6 June, Black Box Theatre

THE BUNKER SPOKEN WORD SERIES PRESENTS - BUNKER DOWN, SPEAK OUT - An Open Mic Event featuring guest artist, 2016 Australian Poetry Slam Champion, Arielle Cottinghan. Date: 7pm, Thursday 6 June Venue: Black Box Theatre, The Old Ambulance Station Costs: $15 resale, $20 at the door (plus booking fee); Free for open mic performers Information: The Bunker Spoken Word Tickets: The Bunker Spoken...
Make a Podcast with Ambo Media Makers

Make a Podcast with Ambo Media Makers

Make a Podcast with Ambo Media Makers, 10.00am to 2.00pm Sunday 26th May and Sunday 9th June. Join international award winning radio veteran, locative audio storyteller and podcaster, Hamish Sewell, for a two-part workshop on Podcasting. These hands on sessions are designed to develop a framework and all the practical skills to make you very own podcast.  “Our appetite for podcasts continues to grow across multiple genres, led by compelling true crime stories with real impacts on injustice in our society. At the heart of such podcasts are strong stories that engage listeners, no matter their gender.” 2018 ABC podcast survey Podcasts are exploding via digital media and streaming services. Thanks to digital streaming and an extraordinary range of different kinds of shows available, podcasts afford one of the most intimate listening environments today and a unique opportunity for organisations and businesses to showcase their stories. They can be listened to anytime and in a multitude of places and space: from planes and trains to automobiles. In Australia alone, according to the ABC, listeners are tuning in on average for 6.5hrs a week.  Workshop One: 10.00am to 2.00pm, Sunday 26th May. Laying the Ground, will cover the essential things you need to know: from a short study of podcasts, to developing your ideas, to essential equipment, audio production tools, to podcast hosting platforms and marketing.  Workshop Two: 10.00am to 2.00pm, Sunday 9th June. Developing Practical Skills, will take a hands-on first-steps approach to building your podcast. From drafting your scripts, to basic microphone and audio handling skills, to recording audio and using a multi-track editor. Cost: $160 per attendee Bookings: Robyn Cook,...
Spoken Word Workshop with Arielle Cottingham, 1pm-3pm Saturday 8 June, Black Box Theatre

Spoken Word Workshop with Arielle Cottingham, 1pm-3pm Saturday 8 June, Black Box Theatre

THE BUNKER SPOKEN WORD SERIES PRESENTS - SPOKEN WORD WORKSHOP WITH ARIELLE COTTINGHAM Afro-Latina poet, performance artist and dancer Arielle Cottingham absconded to Australia with one suitcase and her mother’s miniature coffee maker in 2015. She won the Australian Poetry Slam in 2016, and she has since toured the US, Australia, Singapore, Malaysia and Indonesia. Her collection Black and Ropy was published by Pitt Street Poetry in 2017. Afro-Latina poet, performance artist and dancer Arielle Cottingham Date: 1pm - 3pm, Saturday 8 June Venue: Black Box Theatre, The Old Ambulance Station Costs: $35 General Admission; $20 Concession $20 (plus booking fee) Information: The Bunker Spoken Word Tickets: The Bunker Spoken...
The Bureau Of Dodgy Dreams: Gallery 2, 3pm & 7pm, Saturday 18 May

The Bureau Of Dodgy Dreams: Gallery 2, 3pm & 7pm, Saturday 18 May

THE BUREAU OF DODGY DREAMS is a journey into the subconscious with mask puppetry and illusion. Dark, sassy, brutish, and with no two acts alike, these dreamlike vignettes seek to explore the nature of our inner landscape through mask, performance and puppetry.  Stories of lost love, catastrophic whimsy, reckless desire, nature’s revenge, debts to the Devil, and retribution from the Gods. Date & Time: 3.00pm and 7.00pm, Saturday 18 May Venue: Gallery 2, The Old Ambulance Station Cost: $23 Bookings: https://anywhere.is/listings/dodgy/ Grateful Acknowledgments: Noosa Council and the Queensland Government through the Regional Arts Development Fund (RADF) and The Old Ambulance...
Sunday Folk on 19 May at the Black Box Theatre

Sunday Folk on 19 May at the Black Box Theatre

HEADLINING MAY’S SUNDAY FOLK ARE singer/songwriter Enda Kenny from Melbourne and Irish/UK ex pat Emily Maguire who nows calls the Sunshine Coast home. Enda is currently touring his new CD and Emily is well known for her humour and gentle yet compelling songs. Hosts Karen and Murray Law will open the show. Date: 2pm Sunday 20 May Venue: Black Box Theatre, The Old Ambulance Station, Nambour Costs: $18, $14 online; $20, $15 at the door Tickets:...
You Are Never Too Young To Be An Old Ambo Volunteer!

You Are Never Too Young To Be An Old Ambo Volunteer!

Do you have creativity close to your heart and want to be surrounded by art and creative people? Join our Friends of the Old Ambo and belong to a dynamic, inclusive and interesting team of people who are artists and lovers of art committed to bring art to the heart of the Sunshine Coast. Interested? See The Old Ambo’s Volunteer Program and drop us a short note including your email and phone contacts to The Old Ambulance...