Events

Featured Events

Feb 27, 2018

Big Talks

As part of Your Big Idea Arts Northern Rivers presents Big Talks; a series of discussions with creatives and commentators who have something to say. Join us next Tuesday evening at the Byron School of Art for a free talk by artist Jon Campbell.

Mar 15, 2018

Angel Olsen

Angel Olsen is an internationally acclaimed folk/rock/blues singer songwriter with a world of hype illuminating her. Think Loretta Lynn crossed with a female Leonard Cohen crossed with Courtney Barnett. A gig not to be missed!

Mar 22, 2018Mar 24, 2018

Peepshow

Escape into the world of Peepshow, a thrilling new creation that infuses world-class contemporary circus with the nostalgia of bygone eras. Circa has performed in 39 countries to over one million people with standing ovations and rave reviews.

May 18, 2018May 27, 2018

Murwillumbah Art Trail 2018

The 4th annual Murwillumbah Art Trail 2018 (MAT18) showcases their vibrant arts community. The town becomes the canvas and the context, embracing painting, performance, sculpture, film, dance, street celebrations, food, wine and much more.

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Feb 3, 2018

TOWN

TOWN are a Jazzy Blues band that create a unique sound that has been described as dark cabaret that you can imagine being performed on a fictional pirate ship off the coast of New Orleans in a Tarantino film that doesn’t exist.

Feb 25, 2018

Pathways To Finding Home

3 international dance artists collaborate to offer a one time interactive dance performance event at Jarlanbah Community Hall located at 78 Cecil Street in Nimbin on the afternoon of Sunday 25 February, $10aud per person entry.

Feb 27, 2018

Big Talks

As part of Your Big Idea Arts Northern Rivers presents Big Talks; a series of discussions with creatives and commentators who have something to say. Join us next Tuesday evening at the Byron School of Art for a free talk by artist Jon Campbell.

Mar 1, 2018

Faith i Branko: from Serbia to Lismore

Faith and Branko Ristic form the core of their high-energy live performance, combining the accordion, violin, effects pedal and tabor pipe to take the audience on a journey from melancholy Roma violin laments to storming and festive jazz explosions.

Mar 2, 2018

Tender Hearts, Sons of Brutes

An exclusive evening with Tim Winton. With a specially commissioned soundscape and stunning photographic interludes, Winton explores the declarations and fraught silences that mark the journey to adulthood for so many young men.

Mar 4, 2018

Elena B Williams

With a voice like honey, a guitar played with a strong caress, and a stage presence solid as a rock, Samoan born Elena B Williams is a talented and alluring Songstress! Her songs are tales of her heart felt journeys which are performed with warmth.

Mar 4, 2018

Watling & Bates Album Launch

Watling & Bates launch their new album Small Town Tales at the Eden Creek Community Hall on Sunday 4th March 2018 from 2 pm, with Thor Phillips on Dobro and guitar, and Johnny Rumble on bull fiddle. Free entry, with afternoon tea and BBQ dinner.

Mar 9, 2018Mar 25, 2018

Secret Bridesmaids' Business

Elizabeth Coleman's classic comedy/drama Secret Bridesmaids' Business tells the story of a girlie's night before the big event. What could possibly go wrong? You'll be enchanted by this great Australian play, showing March 9, 10, 16, 17, 18, 23, 24,

Mar 9, 2018

In conversation | Alexander McCall Smith

McCall Smith marks the 20th anniversary of The No. 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency with his latest instalment, The House of Unexpected Sisters. Presented by Byron Writers Festival in partnership with Southern Cross University.

Mar 9, 2018Feb 11, 2018

Grace Jones Bloodlight and Bami

An electrifying journey through the performance, private and public worlds of pop cultural icon Grace Jones. Jones’ bold aesthetic echoes throughout the film as director Sophie Fiennes creates a powerful cinematic experience.

Mar 15, 2018

Angel Olsen

Angel Olsen is an internationally acclaimed folk/rock/blues singer songwriter with a world of hype illuminating her. Think Loretta Lynn crossed with a female Leonard Cohen crossed with Courtney Barnett. A gig not to be missed!

Mar 22, 2018Mar 24, 2018

Peepshow

Escape into the world of Peepshow, a thrilling new creation that infuses world-class contemporary circus with the nostalgia of bygone eras. Circa has performed in 39 countries to over one million people with standing ovations and rave reviews.

Mar 24, 2018

Waiting for Guinness with the Magnifice

Cheeky, subversive, multi-genre musical powerhouse Waiting for Guinness make a long-awaited return to Lismore for a one-night-only blast at the beautiful Star Court Theatre, armed with a ridiculous array of instruments!

Apr 13, 2018Apr 14, 2018

360 Allstars

A phenomenal physical performance exploring all forms of rotation, 360 ALLSTARS connects the street with the elite to deliver a radical urban circus. Boasting a stellar international cast, including the two-time World Champion BMX Flatlander.

May 18, 2018May 27, 2018

Murwillumbah Art Trail 2018

The 4th annual Murwillumbah Art Trail 2018 (MAT18) showcases their vibrant arts community. The town becomes the canvas and the context, embracing painting, performance, sculpture, film, dance, street celebrations, food, wine and much more.

Jun 24, 2018

2018 Friendship Festival

This is the 3rd Friendship Festival held the day after the iconic Lismore Lantern Parade. Come for the weekend and celebrate 'all things Italian' for a day. Italian fare, dancing, music, language abounds. A great day to spend with family and friends.