“With events spread out across our sprawling city, the festival celebrates, and highlights the amazing work of our local independent artists, art makers and performers. Inviting our audiences to visit undiscovered parts of the city, a new venue or a secret bar, and discover the fantastic creative offerings our artists prepare year-round.”
— FESTIVAL DIRECTOR, KERRI GLASSCOCK
Working with our new partner 477 Pitt in one of their historical CBD locations, The Manse Building, each week of the Festival we will invite a playwright to take up residency in this Georgian sandstone cottage to work on a script they are developing. These paid residencies will provide writers with a chance to escape life’s daily distractions and focus on their work.
The City of Sydney are seeking feedback on the proposed changes to their late-night trading regulations. These changes are all about cutting red tape to make it easier for businesses to stay open longer and for more cultural activity to take place late at night. We encourage you to have your say in the short online form by 5pm on Friday 8 February 2019.
Published in the Sydney Morning Herald 29th November 2018
Written by Linda Morris
After four years of activating everything from tiny shopfronts to large scale industrial space we have compiled AN ANTHOLOGY OF SPACE 2015-2018. Proposing solutions to overcome the onerous red tape that is strangling Sydney’s creative sectors.
Our Festival Director shares her thoughts on the challenges and opportunities facing Sydney’s nightlife.
Kerri Glasscock, Sydney Fringe Festival Director, speaks with FBi Radio's Allison Chan about the reasons she's still in Sydney, despite her doubts about the cities future.
Five years in development, plans for a Sydenham Creative Hub have been struck down, leaving artists and arts workers angry and despairing for their city's future.
Kerri Glasscock, Sydney Fringe Festival Director, has been chosen as part of the new City of Sydney Nightlife and Creative Sector Panel, joining representatives from a number of our longer term collaborators.
We're hatching some super exciting plans in Liverpool for September. But in the meantime, Liverpool City Council Australia has a great opportunity for creatives with their Urban Screen Studio Residencies - EOI's are open until Sunday 3rd June. All details can be found here https://liverpool.smartygrants.com.au/UrbanStreetR2