Event

The Cocoa Butter Club’s second event celebrated, entertained and educated the audience about the talent of Queer, Transgender and Intersex People of Colour (QTIPOC) with a night of music, dance, acrobatics and performance art. Held at the Melba Spiegeltent on the 26th of July, the themes of Aboriginal sovereignty, structural…

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Sitting around a flickering bush campfire telling yarns can bridge culture and generations. Many first Australians recount their history to the next generation while using the soothing and entrancing beacon that campfires emit. The recent multi-arts program Emerge capalitalised on the ability of a campfire to draw out stories from…

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Call outs to get involved in the City of Yarra’s most inclusive celebration of multicultural arts and music, Emerge 2017, are coming to a close this Friday. Created in 2004, in conjunction with Multicultural Arts Victoria’s (MAV) Visible Music Mentoring Program, Emerge 2017 started out as a humble arts festival…

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LGBTI is an acronym we hear a lot in the 21st century. And as it becomes more commonly used in everyday language, it is easy to forget that the LGBTI community has fought long and hard for it to be this way. A new monthly dance event aims to recognise and celebrate…

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The City of Yarra is home to a multitude of emerging and established artists, continually producing powerful and engaging bodies of work. And with the launch of the 2017 Urban Campfires exhibition at the Neighbourhood Justice Centre in Collingwood, many of these artists get the chance to tell their stories…

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