Giveaways

DVD GIVE AWAY : AGATHA RAISIN SERIES 2

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Ashley Jensen reprises her role of city PR turned country sleuth in six new episodes of AGATHA RAISIN. Adapted from the bestselling books by MC Beaton, the first series was an instant hit on Sky One creating a strong fan base around the world.

Sydney Arts Guide has ten DVDS to this new series to give away. Be one of the first to email editor.sydneyartsguide@gmail.com. 

Please put AGATHA RAISIN DVD GIVEAWAY in the subject heading  and provide your postal address in your email.Winners will be advised by return email.

STAR WARS IDENTITIES : THE EXHIBITION : DOUBLE PASS GIVEAWAY

Who would you be if you were a character from Star Wars™? Find out as you build your own personal and unique Star Wars hero in this interactive exhibition featuring 200 original Star Wars objects.

Designed for visitors of all ages, explore your own identity and learn about the forces that shape you through a series of interactive stations within the exhibition. Each answer you give will define a unique Star Wars character that you’ll create and meet at the end of the exhibition.

Along the way, discover rare treasures from the Lucas film archives and see original costumes, props, models and artworks up close as you go behind the scenes of the movie-making process. There’s BB-8, R2-D2, the Millennium Falcon, Yoda from Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back™, Darth Vader’s suit from Star Wars: Return of the Jedi™, plus so much more!

Visiting Australia for the first time and exclusive to the Powerhouse Museum, Sydney, try not to miss this chance to get to know Luke, Han, Leia, Yoda, and more Star Wars characters on a whole new level as you learn more about yourself in this interactive adventure.

Sydney Arts Guide has one double pass to give away to the current exhibition. Email  editor.sydneyartsguide@gmail.com. The winner will be advised by return email.

 

RABBIT HOLE – GIVEAWAY TO THIS PULITZER WINNING PLAY

RABBIT HOLE by David Lindsay-Abaire, is a delicate and intimate work.   For Exit Game Productions, Christie Koppe directs this 2007 Pulitzer Prize-winning drama.

RABBIT HOLE which tells the heart-breaking story of Becca and Howie Corbett who have everything a family could want, until a life-shattering accident turns their world upside down and leaves the couple drifting perilously apart. RABBIT HOLE charts their bittersweet search for comfort in the darkest of places and for a path that will lead them back into the light of day.

RABBIT HOLE   from Exit Game Productions plays at Chippen Street Theatre April 18-27.  Tickets here.

With thanks to EXIT GAME PRODUCTIONS Sydney Arts Guide has a double pass giveaway for either Thu April 18 or Fri April 19.

To be in the running, email (editorialstaff.sydneyartsguide@gmail.com) 
with RABBIT_HOLE as the subject AND the performance you wish to attend. 

Competition closes Midnight on Friday March 22, 2019 when the winner will be drawn. Only the winners will be notified and the pass will be available at the Box Office on the night.

EISHAN ENSEMBLE. PERSIAN CHAMBER JAZZ AT VENUE 505. GIVEAWAY

Eishan Ensemble defies neat labels. Variously described as Persian Chamber Jazz and Middle Eastern Jazz Fusion, Eishan is a vehicle for the original music of acclaimed Iranian-Australian multi-instrumentalist and composer, Hamed Sadeghi.

After a successful debut album release late last year, Eishan emerge in 2019 with new material, blurring the lines that define genre even further, to create something that is stand alone.

Original new music with lashings of improvisation, diverse, plural, completely fresh sounds out of the suburbs of Sydney, drawing on the contemporary and the traditional, the East and the West, Eishan Ensemble at Venue 505 on Saturday March 30 promises all of this. Continue reading EISHAN ENSEMBLE. PERSIAN CHAMBER JAZZ AT VENUE 505. GIVEAWAY

APPROPRIATION FROM FLEDGLING THEATRE COMPANY. GIVEAWAY.

Hamlet is dead. What next? APPROPRIATION, written by Paul Gilchrist, tells the imagined story of Fortinbras, a rash hothead who learns from his politically gifted wife when to wield a sword and when to weave a story. Raw, poetic and darkly funny, the performance is a surgical assault on how we use stories to establish power and gain prestige.

Fledgling Theatre Company are an international theatre company that explore raw and visceral new writing through a distinctly physical approach to theatre making. They are dedicated to creating theatre that excites and challenges audiences, utilising stage combat skills coupled with dynamic movement sequences to create confronting imagery. Since their inception in 2014, FTC have produced six new works including a UK tour, a critically acclaimed Edinburgh run, as well as residencies in London and Sydney. Continue reading APPROPRIATION FROM FLEDGLING THEATRE COMPANY. GIVEAWAY.

SWIMMING WITH MEN. GIVEAWAY TO THE FUN, MALE-SYNCED COMEDY.

Sync or Swim.

In SWIMMING WITH MEN Rob Brydon stars alongside a talented British cast in a comedy that tips its (swimming) cap at beloved British comedies such as The Full Monty and Calendar Girls.

Inspired by the Dylan Williams 2010 documentary, Men Who Swim, SWIMMING WITH MEN tells the story of a man (Brydon) who is suffering a mid-life crisis and eventually finds new meaning to his life as part of an all-male, middle-aged, amateur synchronised swimming team. Together they make a bid to compete at the unofficial Male Sync-Swimming World Championships, and no doubt a shot at personal redemption along the way. Continue reading SWIMMING WITH MEN. GIVEAWAY TO THE FUN, MALE-SYNCED COMEDY.

ASCENSION FROM BACH AKADEMIE. A GLORIOUS GIVEAWAY.

Madeleine Easton, founder of Bach Akademie Australia

Bach Akademie Australia presents ASCENSION .

Internationally acclaimed Australian violinist, director and concertmaster Madeleine Easton, founded Bach Akademie Australia, an Australian ensemble to bring the great musical tradition of Europe to Sydney.

The music of J.S. Bach will come alive in Sydney at two very special performances. Bach Akademie Australia and their newly formed choir will perform two of Bach’s greatest Cantatas and the rarely performed Ascension.

Bach Cantata BWV 12 'Weinen, Klagen, Sorgen, Zagen'
Bach Cantata BWV 20 'O Ewigkeit, du Donnorwort'
Bach Ascension Oratorio BWV 11 'Lobet Gott'
Soloists: Amy Moore (Soprano), Tobias Cole (Alto), Richard Butler (Tenor), David Greco (Bass)

Continue reading ASCENSION FROM BACH AKADEMIE. A GLORIOUS GIVEAWAY.

GROUNDED. NATIONAL THEATRE OF PARRAMATTA GIVEAWAY

Emily Havea

Riverside’s National Theatre of Parramatta (NTofP) will present George Brant’s powerful psychological thriller, GROUNDED.

Engaging, fast paced and emotionally charged, GROUNDED follows the story of a female pilot who matches her male colleagues flight for flight, drink for drink, and drives down the freeway blasting AC/DC.  The pilot’s world takes a drastic turn when she is forced to stop flying and become a drone operator. The vastness of flying military jets over deserts and being at one with the blue has now been replaced with drones. Death delivered by remote control. A virtual battlefield. Continue reading GROUNDED. NATIONAL THEATRE OF PARRAMATTA GIVEAWAY

HOTEL MUMBAI. GIVEAWAY PASS TO THIS GRIPPING TRUE STORY

HOTEL MUMBAI: the true story of the devastating terrorist attack on the Taj Mahal Palace Hotel in 2008.

The terrifying assault brings together the guests and staff of the luxurious hotel including wealthy new parents David and Zahra (Armie Hammer and Nazanin Boniadi), Russian businessman Vasili (Jason Issacs) and newly promoted waiter Arjun (Dev Patel) in a desperate fight for survival. This story celebrates humanity, compassion, courage, resilience and the unwavering desire to survive.

HOTEL MUMBAI releases in Australian Cinemas March 14, 2019.

Continue reading HOTEL MUMBAI. GIVEAWAY PASS TO THIS GRIPPING TRUE STORY

DELTA SIERRA JULIET – AN EXTRATERRESTRIAL MYSTERY ON STAGE. GIVEAWAY

Tim Walker starts in DELTA SIERRA JULIET

DELTA SIERRA JULIET, an original production which is based on true events surrounding the mysterious 1978 disappearance of Frederick Valentich.  The show features the use of headphones to create an intimate atmosphere for the audience.

A new Australian work, dealing with loss, grief and our obsession with the unknown. it was initially presented as part of the Director’s and Designer’s Graduating Productions at the National Institute of Dramatic Art.  The team for this revival is built of alumni and current students of the NIDA.

Delta Sierra Juliet [ Facebook Event] plays 107 Projects, Redfern March 14-16. Tickets here.

To celebrate the revival of this extraterrestrial production Sydney Arts Guide has 2 double pass giveaways for the evening of your choice.

To be in the running, email (editorialstaff.sydneyartsguide@gmail.com) 
with DELTA_SIERRA_JULIET as the subject AND the performance you wish to attend. 

Competition closes Midnight on Sunday March 3, 2019 when the winners will be drawn. Only the winners will be notified and the passes will be available at the Box Office on the night.

‘DESTROYER’. BE THE FIRST TO SEE A POWERHOUSE PERFORMANCE FROM NICOLE KIDMAN

DESTROYER is  a highly anticipated film which has been garnering huge attention overseas.  Ahead of its Australian cinema release we have a giveaway competition to an advance screening.

In Karyn Kusama’s riveting new crime thriller DESTROYER, the receipt of an ink-marked bill in the office mail propels veteran LAPD detective Erin Bell (Nicole Kidman) on a perilous journey to find the murderer and gang leader, Silas (Toby Kebbell), and perhaps to finally make peace with her tortured past.

Written by Phil Hay and Matt Manfredi (THE INVITATION, CRAZY/ BEAUTIFUL) who also produced the film alongside Fred Berger (LA LAND, OERATION FINALE), the richly complex odyssey through the underbelly of Los Angeles and nearby desert communities reunites Bell with members of the criminal gang she once joined as an undercover FBI agent; an assignment which ended disastrously and has taken a heavy emotional and physical toll on her life.                                    Continue reading ‘DESTROYER’. BE THE FIRST TO SEE A POWERHOUSE PERFORMANCE FROM NICOLE KIDMAN