Events

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04 September, 2021
100 St Kilda Road
VIC
Under the vast Kimberley sky, the red pindan dust stretches across the desert homelands of the Walmajarri, where the ancient knowledge of People and of Country is preserved through Songlines that have endured for hundreds of generations.
10 September, 2021
Vision Australia Newcastle Office, 7-9 Beaumont St, Hamilton NSW 2303; OR Vision Australia Gosford Office, Suite 1, Level 3, Gateway Centre, 237 Mann St, Gosford NSW 2250; OR via Zoom.
NSW or Online
Join us for Tech Friday on 10 September. You are invited to join in person at either our Gosford or Newcastle office, or online via Zoom.
18 September, 2021
Playhouse, QPAC Grey Street and Melbourne Street
South Brisbane
QLD
Boy Swallows Universe is adapted from the smash hit novel inspired by Brisbane author Trent Dalton’s own childhood. It’s an exhilarating story of magic and madness, of beauty and brutality, of joy and heartbreak, and of the power of love to triumph over the darkest of circumstances.
20 September, 2021
Vision Australia, 373 Old Cleveland Road Coorparoo 4151
QLD
Working with Psychologists and employment specialists, teens will design and practise effective communication when seeking work and in work relationships. Skills will include talking about themselves - sharing the right things at the right time, navigating conflict, giving and receiving feedback and reflective practice.
23 September, 2021
King George Square, Brisbane (Under the Large TV Screen adjacent to the Pig N’ Whistle)
QLD
Join like-minded adventurers as we explore Howard Smith Wharf and Brisbane’s River Walk.
02 October, 2021
22 Hickson Road
Walsh Bay
NSW
The play’s title is taken from “Harlem,” a poem by Langston Hughes, which examines the question “What happens to a dream deferred? Does it dry up like a raisin in the sun?”
02 October, 2021
The Canberra Theatre – The Playhouse Civic Square, London Circuit
ACT
Ordered to kill. Tempted to resist. Live or die.

This critically acclaimed production of one of Shakespeare’s most iconic and tragic works, originally programmed for Bell Shakespeare’s 30th anniversary season in 2020, returns to theatres in 2021.
02 October, 2021
Wharf 1 Theatre 15 Hickson Road
Walsh Bay
NSW
A dream for the future

A Raisin in the Sun is an iconic work of American theatre, a testament to the power of family and a hymn to the Black experience.
08 October, 2021
NSW or Online
Join us for Tech Friday on 8 October. You are invited to join in person at either our Gosford or Newcastle office, or online via Zoom.
09 October, 2021
The Sumner, Southbank Theatre, 140 Southbank Boulevard, Southbank
Melbourne
VIC
Muse and mentor, Sunday Reed was the founder of Melbourne’s Heide Museum of Modern Art, and the heart of a circle of artists that included the likes of Sidney Nolan, Albert Tucker and Joy Hester. In this world premiere MTC commission, Nikki Shiels (Home, I’m Darling) embodies Reed’s passionate and unconventional spirit, bringing to life an audacious fantasy of her fateful affair with Nolan, her unbroken devotion to her husband, and the devastating price she paid for living and loving on her own terms as a woman in mid-20th century Australia.