Sit back and delve into Arts Centre Melbourne stories with artist interviews, behind-the-scenes articles, iconic moments and more.
Dame Nellie Melba was Australia’s first international star. Yet despite this world of fame and glamour, a genuine love of Australia remained at her core.
To celebrate National Volunteers Week 18 May –24 May 2020, we’ve spoken with two of our wonderful volunteers to get their insights on working with our incredible Australian Performing Arts Collection and Public Art Collection.
Watch archival footage of some of the remarkable performances behind three incredible costumes worn by Dame Joan Sutherland over her 40-year career.
While already considered works of art in their own right, Arts Centre Melbourne venues have inspired many artists, both professional and budding, to create their own masterpieces featuring our great landmarks.
Vika and Linda Bull reflect on their illustrious 30 year career and speak candidly to Jane Gazzo about first gigs, their Tongan ancestry and the Australian music industry.
"Indigenous Australian hip hop is a powerful musical force to be reckoned with, and enjoyed for its contribution to complex social, cultural and political messages in contemporary Australian conversations"