Ongoing events listings for ACT; bar/club and dance nights, yoga, movies, dinner nights, community meetings, sports events and more....
September 1, 2017, 8pm at Canberra Theatre Centre. Flanked by gorgeous men, Prada Clutch and her ‘girls’, take you on a journey from where it all began with Les Girls in the 60s, across the Aussie outback in this glittering drag spectacular! Prada Clutch is one of Australia’s most in-demand live-singing drag queens.
September 24, 2017 at Cube. Hard envy is back and its going to be an epic night with the wind down after DQ1AU and we have a killer line up with some fresh faces. Line up: The Khemist (SYD), Zario (SYD), Tim Dawes (SYD), S@ar vs Lux (SYD), Toniq (SYD), Jorgo (CBR DJ Comp Winner).
October 26 - November 5, 2017 at the National Film & Sound Archive. Eleven-day program; acclaimed international films including Canberra and Australian premieres, filmmaker events and industry workshops. Festival hub beer-hall style hangout area with filmmaker talks, short films, music, wine and food throughout the festival.
October 27 - November 11, 2017, 8pm at The Street. Astrid Wentworth is the woman at the heart of this all-female cast. Top girl, hugely successful as a trader in a male world of banking and high finance, she dismisses women who complain about a sexist culture, saying they need balls to succeed. But in being one of the boys, what price must she pay!
October 28 - November 26, 2017, annual Canberra Queer Cultural Festival - live music, drag shows, comptetitions, speakers, march, rally, queer ball, film, picnics, workshops, awards, concert, and more. November 25th Bushdance, 7:30pm at Yarralumla Woolshed, 208 Cotter Rd, Yarralumla - an 18+ fun night of dancing with people of all flavours.
November 13, 2017, 7pm. Bianca Del Rio returns to premiere her brand-new comedy show. From her own mouth: “G’day mates!! I hope you’re ready for some filthy, nasty, hateful humor because I’m coming down under with a brand new comedy show. I can’t wait to share my hate with all my favorite Aussies, so get your cocktails ready for a fun night.”
November 18, 2017, 11am-1pm. Meet at ACT Legislative Assembly and celebrate your fabulous self and community.
November 25, 2017, 7:30pm-1am at the Yarralumla Woolshed. Slip on your dancing boots, your favourite country shirt and your very best hat, and come and join the fun! An 18+ event. $30.
March 29 - April 2, 2017 at the Exhibition Park in Canberra, Flemington Road, Mitchell, ACT. Easter weekend cultural celebration of traditional and contemporary music, dance, poetry and storytelling in the nation's capital. From traditional and contemporary grooves to the quirky and the endearing, almost 200 different acts give you a non-stop flow of entertainment + 90 market stalls.
April 12-21, 2018, various times, at Canberra Theatre Centre. A love too great for the world. Mark Antony is a hero in a post-heroic world. He is torn between duty and love; his responsibility to Rome and his new life in Egypt; to the world he helped conquer and his passion for Cleopatra. Complex, charismatic, fierce. Cleopatra is a mother, a lover, a Queen. A woman not to be defied.