Immersing audiences in the history of Sydney Harbour, with music specially created for each site, this show is everything you could want from a festival celebrating its city.
The $43 million fund will support festivals impacted by public health orders.
Adelaide Festival has announced Kath M Mainland as Chief Executive, while in December Lou Oppenheim was appointed as Executive Director of Sydney Dance Company.
David Kirk says an independent review will examine processes; but won't reveal who or when, while Benjamin Law resigns from the Sydney Festival board.
An open letter by 120 artists and entertainment professionals arguing against the boycott was released today, following other responses in support of Sydney Festival.
Organisers of the Sydney Festival boycott explain why they took this action, and talk about the philosophy behind the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement.
More artists and performers are withdrawing from Sydney Festival as part of a boycott protesting the festival receiving funding from the Israeli embassy.
Arts events planned for January face an uncertain Christmas with NSW reporting record COVID case numbers.
What have our festivals programmed this year?
173 projects have received funding in the Australia Council's latest round of grants, including Adelaide Festival, Australian Digital Concert Hall, Katie Noonan's AVÉ and Noongar artist Gina Williams.
Features in our bumper holiday issue include the arts on offer in 2022, Deborah Cheetham's interview with Chi-chi Nwanoku, Víkingur Ólafsson, Leonardo the musician and Christopher Wheeldon's musical An American in Paris.
With the theme of 'Pole to Pole', the festival celebrates the journeys and travels humans have undertaken for millennia, and what we have learned and discovered along the way.
198 recipients will share in $9.37 million in funding, which the NSW government claims will "deliver record arts and cultural activity across NSW".