2NUR-FM’s Arts News
Forthcoming Theatre – Quartet
Ronald Harwood’s sentimental comedy/drama about four ageing opera-singers in a retirement home who decide to make a special comeback.
Concert – Music in the Podium
Concerts resume on 11th January, 2019
Event – Christmas Lights Spectacular
The largest lighting spectacle in the Southern Hemisphere includes displays of Santa’s workshop, a fairy garden and Candyland. Also live entertainment, a series of thrilling rides, and food-and-beverage stalls.
Forthcoming Event – Camera Quest
A guided meander through Glenrock to Dudley Beach, with the chance to photograph park and ocean views along the way.
Forthcoming Event – Brickfest At the Bay
A massive LEGO display from local and Central Coast exhibitors, plus activities, a coffee van, a barbecue, and a raffle with LEGO prizes to win.
Forthcoming Event – Deadly 60: Down Under!
English TV host Steve Backshall presents some of Australia’s deadliest creatures, plus video footage of his past wildlife adventures in this country.
Exhibition – Newcastle School: Making It!
A showcase of artworks by students with a mild or severe intellectual disability.
Exhibition – The Nikon-Walkley Press Photography
Highlights the biggest news stories of the past year through the lenses of Australia’s best press photographers.
Exhibition – The Erskine Pledge
A showcase of works by 37 Australian artists, including Margaret Olley, Charles Blackman and Lloyd Rees, to celebrate the generosity of private lenders James and Jacqui Erskine.
Exhibition – Obsessed: Compelled to Make!
A touring display from the Australian Design Centre featuring the work of 14 Australian artists whose stories contain the highs and frustrations of being creative. Includes textiles, glass-blowing, metalwork, jewellery, ceramics and furniture.
Exhibition – John F. Kennedy’s Life and Times
Features 77 framed photographs from photojournalist archives which explore the life, political career and extraordinary vision of one of the most charismatic US Presidents.
Exhibition – Captured: Portraits of Crime
Photographs and stories of men, women and children who were incarcerated in NSW gaols from 1870 to 1930.
Exhibition – The Art of Problem Solving
A showcase of exciting future technologies designed by engineers at the University of Newcastle. Includes sensor gloves which teach sign-language and a computer you can control with your mind.