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Gasworks Arts Park Remediation Plan released for community consultation

Gasworks Arts Park is pleased to announce that a draft park remediation plan for Gasworks’ parklands was released for community consultation at the Port Phillip Council meeting held on Tuesday 22 March. Under the proposal, which will commence in 2016, subject to state funding being forthcoming, Gasworks will receive significant upgrades to their parklands and .. read more

On April 1st, 2014, posted in: News by

Gasworks Ceramics Studio Vacancy

Gasworks Arts Park has an outstanding space available for a ceramicist in our renovated industrial buildings amidst beautiful parklands. Join a community of resident studio artists and enjoy the benefits of a professional studio space on a premier cultural site. Gasworks Arts Park is located in Albert Park just three kilometres from the CBD, and .. read more

On March 13th, 2014, posted in: News by

Witness breathtaking choreography on a water-filled stage with Lake

Gasworks Arts Park invites audiences to witness the evocative union of serene water and breathtaking choreography as Lisa Wilson’s stunning dance piece Lake floods the Gasworks Theatre stage on 21 – 22 March. A captivating exploration of our fascination and fear of water, Lake takes audiences on a journey through their primal responses to sparkling .. read more

On February 21st, 2014, posted in: Media Releases by

Gasworks Circus Showdown 2014 contestant registration now open

Gasworks Arts Park’s acclaimed circus and physical theatre competition Gasworks Circus Showdown is making a triumphant return to Gasworks in May 2014, and registrations for contestants are now open. Now into its third year, Gasworks Circus Showdown has provided an array of circus artists from across the country the chance to showcase their skills to .. read more

On February 12th, 2014, posted in: Media Releases by

Journey through Dusty Springfield’s extraordinary life and career in Queen Bee

Audiences are invited to journey through the extraordinary story of Dusty Springfield this Midsumma as the brilliant debut production of Queen Bee comes to Gasworks Arts Park. Held 16 – 25 January 2014, Queen Bee is a dramatic onstage depiction of the great Dusty Springfield; a legendary performer, unassuming champion of social justice and an .. read more

On January 8th, 2014, posted in: Media Releases by

Gasworks’ spectacular Midsumma program revealed

From 15 January – 2 February 2014 Gasworks Arts Park will be celebrating Victoria’s spectacular carnival of queer culture, Midsumma Festival. In its exceptional 2014 season, Gasworks will deliver a tremendous explosion of fabulous productions, events and visual art exhibitions, including two magnificent premier Midsumma events, along with brilliant portrayals of queer icons, a sell-out .. read more

On December 28th, 2013, posted in: Media Releases, News by

Premier Midsumma Performance: Carousel – The Little Battle

Fresh from rapturous responses at the Stockholm Fringe Festival and winner of the 2012 Green Room award for Innovation and Excellence in Circus, Gasworks Arts Park presents their premier production for Midsumma 2014, Carousel – The Little Battle; an outstanding piece of contemporary physical theatre directed by Anni Davey. A visually enticing exploration of the .. read more

On December 19th, 2013, posted in: Media Releases by

Adam Richard, Em Rusciano and Joel Creasey join Tell Me a Story line up

Gasworks Arts Park is thrilled to announce superstar comedians Adam Richard, Em Rusciano and Joel Creasey have joined the line up for Sydney’s sold out storytelling phenomenon Tell Me a Story for Gasworks’ Midsumma celebrations in 2014. Held for one night only on 17 January 2014 and hosted by award winning storyteller and comedian Kathryn .. read more

On December 17th, 2013, posted in: Media Releases by

The Famous Maurice Flea Circus comes to Gasworks these holidays

Gasworks Arts Park invites families to journey through a world of flea fun and circus spectacles as The Famous Maurice Flea Circus comes to Gasworks for one day only during the summer school holidays. Held Thursday 23 January at 11am and 1:30pm, The Famous Maurice Flea Circus tells the tale of Albert and Daisy; the .. read more

On December 16th, 2013, posted in: Media Releases by

Become immersed in Gasworks Moving Parts 2014

After the outstanding success of Moving Parts in 2013, which amassed a wealth of rave reviews and resulted in multiple sell out shows, Gasworks Arts Park invites audiences to immerse themselves in seven high calibre theatre and dance works from across the country as Gasworks Moving Parts makes a spectacular return in 2014. Held from .. read more

On December 11th, 2013, posted in: Media Releases by