Welcome to our BIG list of arts and cultural events happening in the NSW Central West gathered from artists, event producers, great local venues and groups across the region.
COVID-19: We’ve tagged the planned events across the region that have been cancelled or postponed: Click here
NEW: HAPPENING ONLINE. We’ve added a new category for workshops, exhibitions, virutal tours and activities that are now happening ONLINE. Here’s our story on who has moved online. Click here for the listings
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GANG GANG GALLERY, LITHGOW. Learn about Manga, its origin, drawing style and techniques. Develop drawing and visual narration skills. Explore the world of famous manga/anime characters. A term filled with creativity, drawing and fun!
Our live classes will continue for now on Facebook every Monday and Thursday, the website has different tutorials as well as a certificate at the end of each one
BATHURST. Kick off the Easter long weekend and paint this sweet easter bunny together! This is an ALL AGES event, simply click through the appropriate ticket link to book. This is our first of many family workshops - so excited!
An online art course for children 5 to 12 learning about colour and how to use it to improve their art. Includes 5 prerecorded video lessons and 5 online video art chats with a small group of children and Wendy.
ORANGE REGIONAL MUSEUM, ORANGE. DURING TERM TIME. Join us for look and make activities and craft for Under 5s in 2020. This free program is designed for kids aged 3-5 years and their parents/carers to discover and learn from our exhibitions
BMEC, BATHURST. The final installment of the National youth circus and physical theatre festival in Bathurst will be a three day intensive workshop with Gravity & Other Myths.
An online art course for children 5 to 12 learning about perspective and how to use it to improve their art. Includes 5 prerecorded video lessons and 5 online video art chats with a small group of children and Wendy.
An online art course for children 5 to 12 learning about form and value and how to use it to improve their art. Includes 5 prerecorded video lessons and 5 online video art chats with a small group of children and Wendy. Art Chats take place once a week for 5 weeks.
BATHURST. Create a special painting of your most loved pet in this unique painting workshop! You'll create a Pop Art inspired painting of your pooch, cat, bird or any pet that holds a special spot in your heart
BMEC, BATHRUST. Gravity & Other Myths. Backbone examines the various perceptions of what strength is, where it comes from and how it is measured. This frenetic celebration of human interconnectedness will test the limits of strength: physical, emotional, individual and collective.
An online art course for children 5 to 12 learning about form and value and how to use it to improve their art. Includes 5 prerecorded video lessons and 5 online video art chats with a small group of children and Wendy.
PARKES. WEEKLY. READY SET DANCE in an amazing pre-school dance program designed especially for boys and girls aged 2 to 5 years old. This is a one hour combo class that includes jazz, tap, hip hop, singing, music and a whole lot of fun.
BMEC, BATHURST. The Carillon Theatrical Society presents a talented local cast in “The Sound of Music” – the final collaboration between Rodgers & Hammerstein and one of the world's most beloved musical.
LTIGHOW. A spectacular night of innovation and imagination from the past to the future featuring food trucks,night markets and entertainment.
ORANGE CIVIC THEATRE, ORANGE. Andy and Terry’s Treehouse has reached an amazing 91 Stories! It’s now more fantastically dangerous than ever, with a deserted desert island, a whirlpool, and a giant spider!
But Andy, Terry and Jill have no idea they’re about to face their biggest challenge yet! Mr Big Nose has sent his grandchildren to the Treehouse, and they don’t want to just sit quietly. Can Andy, Terry & Jill master this extreme babysitting challenge? What does mysterious fortune teller Madam Know-It-All really want? And will the Big Red Button really destroy the world?
BMEC, BATHURST. This timeless piece, inspired by an unexpected sublime moment in a paddy field under a full moon and next to a volcano, is an inspiration for all ages.
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