Alumni for Site is Set

Field Theory’s annual site-responsive performance festival is back! Site Is Set 2016 will see durational performance in the Queen Victoria Market, unusual tours at the NGV, one-on-one readings and more, featuring a host of Next Wave alumni. Together, Field Theory (featuring Martyn Coutts [2004, 2006], Mish Grigor [2008, 2010], Jason Maling [2008], Lara Thoms [2006, 2008], Jackson Castiglione [2010] […]

Alumni for Public Art Melbourne Biennial Lab

From elaborate and evocative installations to ethereal moments of human connection and release, this suite of temporary new works will reinterpret the Queen Victoria Market; probing its Indigenous, mercantile, migratory and colonial past, while sharing its secrets and celebrating its stories. Featured Next Wave alumni include: Field Theory (featuring Martyn Coutts [2004, 2006], Mish Grigor [2008, […]

Our Melbourne Fringe 2016 picks

Melbourne Fringe is about to take over town (Thu 15 Sep-Sun 2 Oct), and we’re very excited about the huge range of projects our alumni artists are presenting or performing in. Here are our hot tips for Melbourne Fringe 2016! Following its sell-out premiere season at Next Wave Festival 2016, Maurial Spearim’s BlaaQ Catt is back. True-crime, historical […]

Alumni for Site is Set

Artist collective Field Theory (alumni Martyn Coutts, Sarah Rodigari, Willoh S. Weiland, Lara Thoms, Jackson Castiglione and Rebecca Burdon) have curated Site is Set – four weeks of performances that renounce theatres and galleries for venues like the exclusive Collingwood Masonic Lodge and Melbourne’s abandoned Astrojet space museum. The program is stacked with NW alumni, presenting works that cross disciplines and explore themes […]

Last Tuesday Society is BACK

The Last Tuesday Society are BACK with their first show for 2014, presenting Melbourne’s best Art Weirdos in a variety show like no other. Curated by 2010 alumni Bron Batten and Richard Higgins, the evening will also feature The List Operators, straight from their win at The Sydney Theatre Awards, Madeleine Tucker, Olympia Bukkakis, Poet Laureate Telia Nevile and the show […]

Last Tuesday Society Xmas Special

The Last Tuesday Society are gearing up for their 6th Annual Xmas Special, presenting their very own chopped and screwed version of the Charles Dickens classic, A Christmas Carol. Featuring an sweet set of NW 2010 alum including The List Operators, Bron Batten and Telia Nevile, alongside some of Melbourne’s favourite comedic performers. And in true Christmas spirit, […]