Monthly Archives: July 2012

Brisbane Festival announces 2012 line-up, shines spotlight on local talent

This year’s Brisbane Festival (8-29 September) will shine a light on local stories, talent and communities, with two home-grown world premiere productions, a triumphant return for Brisbane’s greatest soprano Lisa Gasteen and a play about wartime Brisbane headlining this year’s … Continue reading

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Brisbane named as host city for G20 Leaders’ Summit 2014

Prime Minister Julia Gillard and Treasurer Wayne Swan today announced that Brisbane will host the G20 Leaders Summit on November 15 and 16, 2014. The G20 Summit is now the world’s premier forum for global economic co-operation and decision-making, bringing … Continue reading

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SHORT+SWEET Theatre Festival 2012

SHORT+SWEET Theatre Festival 2012, running from 1 – 19 August is back and bigger than ever! In its fourth successful year in Queensland SHORT+SWEET Theatre Festival Brisbane+Gold Coast will host 30 writers, 20 directors, 12 Independent Theatre Companies and 100 … Continue reading

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