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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.
This documentary follows a group of artists on a quest for inspiration into the heart of Central Australia.
This is a personal perspective on the life and music of jazz multi-instrumentalist James Morrison.
The art of creative writing and writing for the stage are explored in this program.
Imagine the glottal stops and strange consonant combinations of the Tatar language set to exotic tones and rhythms of African instruments.
On a mid-winter’s morning in May 2005 a violent storm ripped through Bunbury. It damaged the city’s beloved cathedral so badly it had to be demolished.
An exciting new Compass series hosted by theologian Scott Stephens who talks to high profile Australians about what they think is the meaning of life.
Tradition and current events provide startling and creative mixes in the work of four Aboriginal artists: Oodgeroo Noonuccal (Poet and Playright), Archie Weller (Author), Trevor Nickolls and Manduk
Presented by Fenella Kernebone, Art Nation promises a fun and fascinating ride through Australia's rich arts culture.