Sunday Folk on 21 July at the Black Box Theatre

Sunday Folk on 21 July at the Black Box Theatre

HEADLINING JULY’S SUNDAY FOLK are Sadie and Jay and Monique Clare. Hosts Karen and Murray Law will open the show. Date: 2pm Sunday 21 July Venue: Black Box Theatre, The Old Ambulance Station, Nambour Costs: $18, $13 online; $20, $15 at the door, unless sold out Booking:...
The Cold Record, Blackbox Theatre, 28 August to 1 September

The Cold Record, Blackbox Theatre, 28 August to 1 September

THE COLD RECORD - AUSTRALIAN PREMIERE A secret performance. A one-man show. The story of a 12 year old boy who tries to set the record for the most days leaving school sick, and in the process falls in love with the school nurse and learns to appreciate punk rock. Sit down, grab a beer and let Rude Mechs talk you on an interactive storytelling performance about punk rock. You must promise never to speak about what you’ve witnessed….or you will be kicked out. Rude Mechs present The Cold Record Written by Kirk LynnPerformed by Eli WeinbergDirected by Alexandra Bassiakou ShawProduced in association with ArKtype / Thomas O. Kriegsmann ‘A novadose of professional storytelling and connection,’ THE AUSTIN CHRONICLE (USA) Dates: Wednesday 28 August to Friday 30 August; 5.30pm and 8.00pm Saturday 31 August to Sunday 1 September; 2pm, 5pm and 8.00pm Location: Black Box Theatre, The Old Ambulance Station Price: Adult $36, Concession $29 Bookings: Buy Tickets to the Cold Record...
Our People, Our Place – 24 August to 22 September – Old Ambo Galleries

Our People, Our Place – 24 August to 22 September – Old Ambo Galleries

OUR PEOPLE, OUR PLACE is a large scale photographic exhibition projection work that showcases and celebrates the rich diversity of our region. Combining portraiture, projection and sound, Our People, Our Place tells the story of 32 people from across the Sunshine Coast. Showcasing a refreshing honesty and intimacy, this project shares stories of pursuits of self-discovery and devotion to serving our community, from those who grew up here and those who chose to make the Sunshine Coast their home. Join us for the official opening of Our People, Our Place in the galleries at 6.00pm, Saturday 24 August at 6pm. Horizon Festival Dates: Saturday 24 August, 11am to 7pm; Sunday 25 August to Tuesday 27 August, 10am to 6.30pm; Wednesday 28 August to Sunday 1 September, 10am to 8pm Non festival September Dates: Monday to Saturday 10.00am to 3.00pm Location: Exhibition galleries, The Old Ambulance Station Price:...
[In]Place[In]Conversation-Saturday 24 August, 4-6pm, Old Ambo Galleries

[In]Place[In]Conversation-Saturday 24 August, 4-6pm, Old Ambo Galleries

[IN]PLACE [IN]CONVERSATION Join leading artists working with technology as they deep dive into how art and tech collide. The panel will be moderated by Sutu aka Stuart Campbell, VR artist + film maker and co-founder of EyeJack. Sutu will be joined by panelists who are paving the way in art and technology. The panel consists of: Helena Papageorgiou ([In]Place Lead Artist); James Muller ([In]Place Artist; Robert Andrew (Experimenta Artist); and Chris Boden (Immerse Conference/Create Noosa) Expect to be challenged, provoked, and slightly uncomfortable in your shoes. The panel will be followed by a live performance from [In]Place artist Kellie O’Demspey and sound composer Mick Dick. Date: Saturday 24 August, 4-6pm Location: Exhibition Galleries, The Old Ambulance Station Price: Free Register your interest Presented in partnership with Experimenta, USC Art Gallery, The Old Ambo and Immerse. [In]Place is supported by the Regional Arts Development Fund, a partnership between the Queensland Government and Sunshine Coast Council to support local arts and culture in regional...
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,...