What's coming up
on our next show?
We devote this episode to the art of the original Australians in all it's forms. What are the issues concerning indigenous artists today?
Our guests include:
Jody Deamer – Gallery Owner - http://www.bouddigallery.com.au
Garry Purchase – Artist - http://dreamonaboriginalarts.com.au
Ron Smith – contemporary indigenous artist from Gamiliroi country
Kylie Cassidy - Artist
and performing for us on the night will be Jamie Smith
This show will focus on Painting, Sculpture, Photography and other forms of visual art.
Our guests will include:
Elizabeth Watts – Art Director of Toukley & District Art Gallery
Kylie Rose Mclean - Ceramic and Textile Artist
Mark Hammer - Light Art - Contributor to Vivid Sydney and more.
Nina Angelo - local community artist/storyteller/arts consultant.
Musical performance by Elaskia
The theme for this show is Theatre, including dance and musical theatre. What is the state of theatre in Australia? Can you make a living working in the theatre? And more...
5 times Australian Salsa Champion, Krin is the founder and director of Central Coast Dance, the largest Latin Dance school on the Central Coast with a wealth of national and international experience behind him.
Former President of Gosford Musical Society (GMS), Music teacher, Australia Day Award recipient for her contribution to Arts, Culture and Entertainment, Ros has held many positions in the music, art and entertainment world over the last 30 years on the coast.
Vocal Tutor; Musical Theatre Tutor, Head of Vocal Program at Central Coast Conservatorium, Tim is well known for playing Dr Graham Steele in the Australian television series The Young Doctors as well as many appearances in London’s West End.
A star of Australian stage and screen for over twenty five years, Pippa most recently played Mrs Banks in Disney's hit musical Mary Poppins, Elphaba in Wicked, as well as a string of hit films including Muriel's Wedding; Dating The Enemy; Hotel de Love and Over The Hill
Just Between Us
Are a local young contemporary vocal duo comprising Melody Hoptman and Delaney Boschuetz with a country/folk sound enhanced by the guitar and ukulele and their angelic harmonies
The theme of this show is the Film & TV industries. We'll discuss piracy issues facing the industry. How to get funding for your films. The lack of screen training on the Central Coast. The future of cinema, and why are audiences not going to see Australian films?
Steve Le Marquand - Award winning actor and educator
Catherine Tilly - Film & TV Actor, Acting Coach
Gary Russell - Writer (Doctor Who), Producer and former child actor.
Greg Van Borssum - Fight choreographer (Mad Max:Fury Road)
Shane Emmett - Actor and presenter
Musical guest will be:
Our Local Legend Interviews will be with:
Perter Fenton - Film Sound Mixer since the 1960s
Don McAlpine - World renowned Cinematographer
Our second show is all about Education and Training in the Arts. We'll have a panel of Arts teachers and mentors including Patrick Brennan - Artistic Director at the Central Coast Con; Julie Duell – local artist and teacher; and Iain McGuire – Artistic Director of Mad Cow Theatre.
Musical guest is Novakayn. A 7-piece Earthy Primal Pop/Rock band who are passionate about being real in their music and attitudes, and passionate about World Peace. Find out more about them here: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Novakayn/130672613632431
Entry is FREE, Donation Appreciated.
This is our first pilot episode, however it will be a full episode in all other respects. The theme for this first show is Money. Grants, investment, Angels and patrons. Also Marketing and Promotions. How do Artists make a living in the modern world.
Our guest panelist for this discussion will be:
Keith Whelan – the grants guy
Also presenter of creative writing and journalism courses.
David Keig –
Experienced marketing and promotions manager for Artists
Musician / comedian
our Live Act for the night is The Rhythm Hunters
Admission Free - Donation Appreciated