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Agatha Crusty & the Village Hall Murders

Thu October 17 - Sat October 26

LITHGOW. Agatha Crusty (pronounced Croosty) is a crime novelist. She's also pretty adept at solving crimes. And when her sister-in-law Alice invites her to spend a few days with her in the village of Chortelby, it's not long before she gets caught up in a series of murders which seem directed at members of the All Saints Village Hall committee.

Canowindra Baroquefest 2019

Fri October 18 - Sun October 20

CANOWINDRA. The Canowindra Baroquefest 2019 is now launched!  Baroque and Beyond is always the theme at Baroquefest, with performances ranging from pre-baroque to contemporary music and even jazz, all with a strong connection to the baroque period.

Revel in Ravel – Lithgow

Sat October 19 at 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

LITHGOW. A relaxing concert of gentle and lyrical pieces including impressionist Ravel’s popular Greek songs and Schubert’s Ave Maria

October Saturday Sounds

Sat October 19 at 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:00 pm on Saturday, repeating until Sat 26 October 2019,

BATHURST. Spring is here and so is Saturday Sounds - live and free tunes in The BackYard. (if it does rain on our parade - we'll move in front bar!)

Condo Skyfest 2019

Sat October 19 at 4:00 pm

CONDOBOLIN. Dancing with Galari Bila Waga Dhaanys
Star Gazing With Donna the Astronomer
Art exhibitions with Bev Coe, Sista Shed weavers and Marion Whighton-Packham
Arts & Crafts
Wiradjuri language workshops v Intro to exciting online courses
Charles Sturt University Three Rivers information tent
Aboriginal sky stories

Factory Espresso Comedy with Matt Okine – ENCORE PERFORMANCE

Sat October 19 at 7:00 pm

ORANGE. Orange's ONLY regular Comedy Night is back and we are throwing more quality comics at you.

The Great Gig In The Sky

Sat October 19 at 8:00 pm

BMEC, BATHURST. This brilliant homage concert features numerous gems from The Wall, Wish You Were Here and Dark Side Of The Moon showcased by exceptional guest vocalists Hugh Wilson (Lenny Kravitz Band), Frank Lakoudis (Bad Moon Born / The Voice), Spencer Jones (The Voice) Jessica Madden and Taya Chani.

Never Ending 80’s – 80s V 90s: The Battle of the Decades

Sat October 19 at 8:00 pm

PANTHERS, BATHURST. Never Ending 80s presents 80s V 90s – The Battle Of The Decades! Which side will you be on? THE BEST POP HITS of two decades, served up a LIVE, song for song battle and you decide who wins! Will it be ‘I’m Just A Girl’ or ‘Girls Just Wanna Have Fun’? Our favourite ‘Material Girl’ or… ‘The Spice Girls’? ’80’s Prince or 90’s Jamiroquai’ ‘Backstreet or Bon Jovi’?

Amy Viola

Sun October 20 at 2:30 pm - 5:00 pm

MILLTHORPE. Amy shares stories of her life as a gypsy musician told amidst sweet vocals and layers of deep, rich strings.

Kasey Chambers ‘The Captain’ 20th Anniversary Tour

Sun October 20 at 7:30 pm

BMEC, BATHURST. In celebration of the 20th Anniversary of The Captain, Kasey performs a very special concert, sentimentally reforming her original band, playing songs from The Captain album, alongside a “best of her career set”.

Live Music at Washington and Co.

Sun October 20 at 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00 pm on Sunday, repeating until Sun 22 December 2019,

ORANGE. Hard liquor, terrible banter and swinging tunes. Join them every Sunday night from 8pm-12 midnight for an evening of live music, featuring some of the best musicians from across the state!

PUBlic Choir – October

Tue October 22 at 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

BATHURST. PUBlic Choir is a great, FREE activity which allows people to get together and sing a classic hit with a drink in hand!
Run by Mitchell Conservatorium and held inside The George Hotel, this is choir practice like you've never seen!

Lady Beatle starring Naomi Price

Tue October 22 at 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

BMEC, BATHURST. Lady Beatle starring Naomi Price shows at Bathurst Memorial Entertainment Centre on Tues 22 Oct at 7.30pm.

String Spectacular Concert

Wed October 23 at 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

ORANGE. The annual celebration of the Orange Regional Conservatorium string ensemble and groups

Jesus Christ Superstar

Thu October 24 - Sun October 27

ORANGE CIVIC THEATRE, ORANGE. In 1971, Jesus Christ Superstar burst onto the worldwide stage and changed the face of musical theatre forever.

Simon and Garfunkel Classic Album Night by the O’Donnell Brothers

Thu October 24 at 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

BATHURST. The O'Donnell Brothers perform the greatest songs of Simon and Garfunkel, including some later Paul Simon songs.

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The What’s On calendar covers arts events happening across the NSW Central West. These events are sourced or supplied from local venues and arts organisations. Whilst all care is taken and accuracy is our priority we can take no responsibility for date changes or the content of contributed information. To contribute an event email us at artsoutwest@csu.edu.au