2014 Lonsdale Street Festival

The 2014 Lonsdale Street will take place across the weekend of February 8 & 9 and stall applications will be opening soon. The Lonsdale Street Festival is one huge street party, bringing together local and international performers, children’s activities and an abundance of great f
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Delphi Bank 20th Greek Film Festival

7 – 24 November, 2013 at Palace Cinema Como, Cnr Toorak Rd & Chapel St, South Yarra. The Delphi Bank Greek Film Festival celebrates its 20th year this November with another stellar program of Greece’s best new cinema, as well as a selection of highlights from the festi
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Larkos Larkou

23-25 August. Acclaimed Cypriot musician and performer Larkos Larkou will be appearing in Melbourne in August to launch his CD and book. Titled Gods Have Built Here Their First Kingdom, the CD is composed of music written by Larkos Larkou and based on the work of the Cypriot national
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Polixeni Papapetrou Exhibition

9 July – 8 August. Where does childhood begin and end? In Polixeni Papapetrou’s series, Between Worlds, children are portrayed as animals caught between the worlds of infancy and adulthood and animal and human. In Papapetrou’s work there is identification with the world of child
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David Mamet’s Oleanna

Oleanna is a two-character play by David Mamet, about the power struggle between a university professor and one of his female students, who accuses him of sexual exploitation and, by doing so, spoils his chances of being accorded tenure. The play’s title, taken from a folk song, refer
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Someone Else’s War – Greek Edition Book Launch

Saturday 29 June, 6:30pm at Steps Gallery 62 Lygon Street, Carlton.  The book will be launched by media personality George Donikian. Someone Else’s War tells a story that has been in the author’s ears for most of his life. “When I was little, my mum and aunties used to tell me stories
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Antipodes Writers Festival to celebrate Constantine Cavafy

Born within the once thriving Greek community of Alexandria, Egypt, Constantine Cavafy is regarded as one of the foremost modern Greek poets and one of the finest poets of the 20th century.
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Before Midnight – Preview Screening

  4 June. The Antipodes Festival and Palace Cinemas presents a special preview screening of Richard Linklater’s Before Midnight, an exclusive event for the Antipodes Festival. Before Midnight is the latest in Linklater’s “Before…” series, which started in 1995 with Before Sunrise
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Zorba ’till you Drop and win a trip to Greece

Strap on your gym shoes and call on the good fortune of the Gods to win a return flight to Greece.  
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Fix Pop-up Bar

  For the first time, the Antipodes Festival will create an outdoor bar oasis in the centre of Lonsdale Street. The Fix Popup Bar will be open all weekend. DJ’s from Tropical Sound Waves will play all weekend, and on Saturday night at 10pm we clear the bar and make way for our ve
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