Peter Sellars is one of the leading theatre, opera and television directors in the world today, having directed more than 100 productions, large and small, across America and abroad.
Contrary to popular belief, Aboriginal people lived in semi-permanent shelters before white settlement.
Philip Cox is one of the elder statesmen of Australian architecture.
This is a reflection on the life and work of Jørn Utzon who died in 2008 aged 90. His enduring tribute will, of course, be the Sydney Opera House.
In a special tribute hosted by Virginia Trioli, ABC TV remembers the life and work of one of Australia's greatest playwrights, Alex Buzo.
To celebrate a momentous 25 years of the Schools Spectacular, the ABC has bought back together some of the stars of the Spectacular in a wonderful four-hour marathon.
Presented by Rolf Harris, this is a documentary special that celebrates the amazing success stories that have emerged from the Schools Spectacular.
Sensing is a journey of discovery of the five senses. Sensing is an erotic and sensual voyage from innocence to experience.
**WINNER Best Tertiary Educational Resource Award at the 2003 ATOM Awards**
Australia's best-known painter, both here and overseas, travels around Australia from Perth and Port Hedland to Cooper's Creek, Adelaide, Melbourne and Sydney, summing up what the history of Austra
A traditional Christmas concert with choir, orchestra and performers, Jenny Woodward hosts The Spirit Of Christmas from the Conert Hall of the Queensland Performing Arts Centre featuring the Queens
Explores the early life and work of Robert Helpmann. Protégé of Pavlova and Fonteyn's first partner, he had a dazzling career as an actor, choreographer, theatre director and film star.
Country music star Anne Kirkpatrick is part of a family legend. Her parents, Slim Dusty and Joy McKean, took Anne on the country show circuit from when she was a toddler.
Moulded by the Depression - befriended by artists like Arthur Boyd and Syd Nolan - he started jamming more than 70 years ago.
Fate has played a gigantic part in shaping the extraordinary life of former Ballet Dancer Li Cunxin.
Recognised as one of Australia's most talented musical exports, Tommy's career began on the road at the tender age of six.
This is a ten part series developed as a resource for upper primary/lower secondary English classes.
Peter Sculthorpe, the acclaimed Sydney based composer, began composing at the family piano at the age of eight.
From Bathurst Island, 80km north of Darwin, a Eucharist service in the Roman Catholic tradition integrating Aboriginal traditional elements and conventional Catholic liturgical forms.
What's life really like for women in the Islamic world? To what extent is our opinion of them based on Western prejudice? We profile five remarkable women who challenge conventional stereotypes.