Home / Arts (page 3)

Arts

Hand crafting excellence

Renown artist Ron Gomboc is hard at work creating statuettes that symbolise film excellence and worthy recipients will be awarded at an industry dinner in Sydney next week. Gomboc made 150 statuettes, which were sent to the eastern states last ...

Read More »

Dancer marks 21 years

GIFTED performer Brittany Mucciarone will mark her 21 years of dancing at the Michelle Madlender Ballet Studio by dancing the lead role in Clara’s Christmas. Studio owner Michelle Madlender said the talented 23-year-old began training at at just two years ...

Read More »

Calls to revive big theatre plans

Plans to build a 1000 seat theatre in the Midland Railway Workshops need to be pulled out of the archives and thrust firmly into discussions about creating a much-needed heart for the region, say residents keen to see the arts ...

Read More »

Elements of art on show

By Sarah Brookes YOUNG artists have embraced the theme of earth, water, air and fire as part of a showcase of their work in the junior exhibition at this year’s Darlington Arts Festival. Junior art exhibition coordinator Jody Oborne said ...

Read More »

School of puppetry

By Sarah Brookes DARLINGTON Primary School students have been delving into the world of puppetry, working closely with Spare Parts Puppet Theatre puppeteer Chloe Flockhart as part of an artist-in-residence program funded by Arts Edge. Teacher and program coordinator Ronnie Barley ...

Read More »

Roger Smalley 1943 – 2015

HILLS pianist and composer Roger Smalley has been remembered fondly by former students for his contributions to the local musical landscape. Born in Lancashire, England on July 26, 1943, he studied at the Royal College of Music in London. In ...

Read More »

Dance program nominated for award

A DANCE program for people with disabilities or mental illness has been short-listed for an Australian Dance Award. DADAA’s dance program, Tracksuit is one of many programs that National Disability Insurance Scheme participants can now register in. DADAA follows a ...

Read More »

Iveson’s art a popular pick

KELLY Iveson of Beechboro has won the People’s Choice award at the eighth annual HyperVision youth art exhibition with her portrait drawing of Greg Inglis. Miss Iveson said she has drawn portraits since she was a child but in the ...

Read More »

Young artists show their talent

KALAMUNDA Senior High School students Kirra Kermode and Emily Vitetta are finalists in the Midland Gate Shopping Centre and HyperVision youth art competition. The program is aimed at providing young Western Australian artists with an opportunity to publicly display their ...

Read More »

Tammy takes on Hollywood

ASPIRING Jane Brook actress Tammy Walters is aiming for the stars, spending a week in the heart of Hollywood meeting big-name managers and casting directors as part of an intensive program to introduce up-and-coming actors to the cutthroat industry. Ms ...

Read More »