NEWS & EVENTS

19 December, 2014


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 -
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8 December ... Prime Minister's 2014 Literary Awards - winners!

Fiction, joint winners - Steven Carroll :A World of Other People | Richard Flanagan : The Narrow Road to the Deep North; Poetry - Melinda Smith : Drag Down to Unlock or Place An Emergency Call; link for further details
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 Local state MP Shelley Hancock announced that Shoalhaven Council had responded to community pressures and withdrawn plans to close this local library branch ...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
December ... <code culture> ... new media art form Japan!

link to view samples of new directions by 4 contemporary media artists (Japan Times)
13 December-21 February
... Exhibitions - at Shoalhaven City Arts Centre,

'Landscapes and Interiors' - Main & Foyer galleries; Monotypes - Access gallery - by Elisabeth Cummings; 'Shifting Shadows, Shifting Sands' - East gallery - by Maryanne Wick & Szilvia Gyorgy
16 December ... THOROUGH_FAIR ... sHOALHAVEN'S LARGEST MURAL emerges this week as world-renownd artist Guido Van Helten transforms a massive blank wall ... link for details
21 December
... 'INSPIRE' - END-YEAR CHRISTMAS CONCERT by South Coast Institute of the Performing Arts (SCIPA)

... doors open 1:30 pm, at Shoalhaven Entertainment Centre, Nowra
24 December ... Shoalhaven City Arts Centre - closed for holiday from 4 pm 24 Dec, to 10 am 6 January
9 January ... 'Spirit of Akasha' - 8 pm at Milton Theatre
12-13 January ... 'A DAY at the CIRCUS' - children's circus workshop - two days from 9 am - 4 pm, at Shoalhaven Entertainment Centre, Nowra
15 January ... DRAGON - 8 pm at Milton Theatre
15-18 January ... Illawarra Folk Festival - Bulli Showground, NSW South Coast ... link for details
17 January ... BACKSLIDERS - 8 pm at Milton Theatre
21 January ... Giggle and Hoot and Friends - Live on Stage - shows at 10 am and 12:30 pm at Shoalhaven Entertainment Centre, Nowra
23 January ... Steve Clisby - 'Leave Me Dreaming' tour ... doors open 7 pm at Shoalhaven Entertainment Centre, Nowra
24 January
... Vince Jones - 8 pm at Milton Theatre
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
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
7 March ... Buddy Holly in concert ... 7:30 pm at Shoalhaven Entertainment Centre, 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
1-2 May ... Kidgeeridge Music Festival 2015 ... (an over-18 event) - at Milton Showground, Milton - tickets at Shoalhaven Entertainment Centre 1300 788 503