NEWS & EVENTS

26 January, 2015


2014 Shoalhaven Literary Award
(poetry) - presented by FAW Shoalhaven

with support of Shoalhaven Arts Board & Bundanon Trust ... first prize to Vito Milana of Strathmore VIC, for 'Will Break My Bones' ... link for full results & judge's comments
15 November-28 March 2015 ... panel artwork displays - in Courtyard gallery at Shoalhaven City Arts Centre in collaboration with South Coast Correctional Centre, works by inmates of South Nowra S.C.C.C. under their education program
Escape ArtFest -
Facebook news !
December ... MILTON LIBRARY saved ! ... Local state MP Shelley Hancock announced that Shoalhaven Council had responded to community pressures and withdrawn plans to close this local library branch ... congratulations to Alison Pakes and local residents leading this campaign
13 December-21 February ... Exhibitions - at Shoalhaven City Arts Centre - link to newsletter

'Landscapes and Interiors' - Main & Foyer galleries; Monotypes - Access gallery - by Elisabeth Cummings; 'Shifting Shadows, Shifting Sands' - East gallery - by Maryanne Wick & Szilvia Gyorgy
22-23 January ... Shoalhaven U3A - Term 1 enrolment (see classes & dates)
26 January ... Australia Day honours - congratulations to Hugh Mackay AO (Exeter NSW); Warren Halloren AM (Sydney)
31 January ... biblioSQUId book sale !!

10 am - 4 pm. at Squid Studio, 12 East St Nowra ... link for Facebook details
31 January
... E J Brady Short Story competition, presented by Mallacoota Arts Council ... also see 2013 winners
5 February ... launch, 'Patterns in Nature' - solo exhibition by Tracy Davis

6-8 pm at Squid Studio, Nowra
6 February ... C W Stoneking - 8 pm at Milton Theatre
11 February ... Stephen Fisher-King on Broadway - musical theatre and operatic show-stoppers, doors open at 7:30 for 8 pm, at Shoalhaven Entertainment Centre, Nowra
13 February ... closing date, Josephine Ulrick Prizes, for writing ... presented by Griffith University, School of Humanities - link for details
13 - 28 February ... 'Evita' at Roo Theatre, Shellharbour Village - also see FB page
20 February ... Ruth Moody - 8 pm at Milton Theatre
21 February ... Adam Harvey - on his Family Life Tour with The Sunny Cowgirls and Luke O'Shea, doors open at 10:30 for 11 am, at Shoalhaven Entertainment Centre, Nowra
22 February ... Sydney Soloists - Riversdale Concert - presented by Bundanon Trust

gates open 1:30 for 2:30 pm concert start ... link for more details on program & SSO members playing
28 February ... The Heartstring Quartet, from Ireland - at Milton Theatre

8 pm ... tickets $45 online, or call Counry Leather 4455 3056
28 February - 28 March ... 'SPECIOUS' exhibition, by John Downton - East Gallery, Shoalhaven City Arts Centre ... launch Sat 28 Feb 12-2 pm
1 March ... closing date, 2015 Shoalhaven Eisteddfod entries - link for details
5 March ... 'Wagner's Women, in Life and Music' by Dr Heath Lees MA BMus, PhD, FTCL - presented by ADFAS Shoalhaven

7:30 pm at Berry School of Arts, Alexandria St Berry
6-8 March ... Kiama Jazz & Blues Festival

see web-site for dates, times, venues - including Hindmarsh Park-Kiama, Mercure Resort-Gerringong, Kiama Sebel
7 March ... Buddy Holly in concert ... 7:30 pm at Shoalhaven Entertainment Centre, Nowra
7-21 March ... "The Book of Everything", play by Richard Tulloch - presented by Nowra Players

(session dates & times to follow)
8 March
... University of Sydney Graduate Choir, presented by Music Shoalhaven

2 pm at Nowra School of Arts - Berry St Nowra
19 March ... Great Women of Country - Melinda Schneider & Beccy Cole
doors open 7:30 at Shoalhaven Entertainment Centre, Nowra
21 March ... 'Roy Orbison and the Everly Brothers in concert' ... doors open 7:30 at Shoalhaven Entertainment Centre, Nowra
4 April - 2 May ... BOW WOW exhibition - selected Shoalhaven HSC student visual arts work

'Voyage of Discovery - My Love Must Wait' - exhibition by Elizabeth Elder ... launch Sat 4 April, 12-2 pm at Shoalhaven City Arts Centre -
12 April ... Anne Ewing (piano) and Jelena Mamic (soprano), presented by Music Shoalhaven

2 pm at Nowra School of Arts
16 April ... 'Folklore of the Australian 'Wagga' by Dr Annette Gero - presented by ADFAS Shoalhaven

7:30 pm at Berry School of Arts, Alexandria St Berry
1 May ... closing date, 2015 ABR Elizabeth Jolley Short Story Prize
1-2 May
... Kidgeeridge Music Festival 2015 ... (an over-18 event) - at Milton Showground, Milton - tickets at Shoalhaven Entertainment Centre 1300 788 503
9-30 May ... 50th Open Annual Art Competition, presented by Shoalhaven Arts Society - launch Sat 9 May, 12-2 pm at Shoalhaven City Arts Centre
30 May - 15 June ... "Leading Ladies", by Ken Ludwig - presented by Nowra Players

(session dates & times to follow)