News & Insights

News & Insights

The latest Arts House news, stories, sights and sounds here and on our social channels.
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New partnership announced with MIFF

Arts House and the Melbourne International Film Festival are delighted to announce a new partnership focused on experimentation, new technologies and untold stories.

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Vicki Van Hout Australia Council Award for Dance 2019

Choreographer and dance Vicki Van Hout has won the prestigious Australia Council Award for Dance in 2019. Catch Vicki’s darkly funny plenty serious TALK TALK at Arts House as part of YIRRAMBOI Festival in May.

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May 2019 – This is more than just a stage

May 2019 is a month for troublemakers, with four shows that refuse to play by the rules.

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Green Room Awards 2019 nominations

Arts House racked up 24 nominations for past shows in our program – an amazing testament to 2018. Heartfelt thanks to the artists for trusting us to share their work. Read More

Animals on the prowl as dancers sniff out each other’s weaknesses

“Each of the five performers in You Animal, You is forbidden from wearing deodorant, perfume…

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You Animal, You review: Force Majeure stun with vicious and compelling work

Public Actions review by Witness Performance

‘a fascinating, multifaceted work’ Witness Performance.
Read the full review here (with spoilers)

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Welcome to our new General Manager

We’re thrilled to welcome Sophie Travers to the role of General Manager.

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Season one 2019 trailer

New art, new ideas, new worlds. Check out what we have lined up for season one 2019.

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Welcome to Season one, 2019

Read Arts House Artistic Director Emily Sexton’s speech from the launch of Season One 2019.

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Fresh Meet Highlights Reel

We threw our tools down, popped open the champagne and launched one amazing program at FRESH MEET in December 2018. Missed out? Watch the highlights reel.