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Tickets Go On Sale for Remainder of Circa Crush 2017

Circa is a leading contemporary circus performance and training organisation. We are privilieged to have Circa in Bundaberg in 2017 funded by Festivals Australia and the Tim Fairfax Family Foundation. Heavily subsidised workshops are available in April and June. The Circa Crush Project provides incremental skill development for participants as well as opportunities for beginner…

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Crush Festival Celebrates Survey Results

How many visitors did we get? The Crush Festival organisers are celebrating with the recent results of an independent study on the economic benefits that the event brings to the Bundaberg region. 2016 was the first year with the new look ten-day program and these results exceeded expectations. With a total of 19,318 visitors attending…

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Circa Crush workshop open for 2017!

Circa Crush Workshops February 2016 The Circa Crush Project provides incremental skill development for participants as well as opportunities for beginner level students to experience contemporary circus.  Try your hand at acrobatics, hula hoops, skipping tricks, juggling and more.   Advanced students also get to experience apparatus such as tissu and trapeze.  Adults are also encouraged…

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Cabaret style – Bundaberg in Voice

This weekend the Playhouse Theatre will come alive with a new style of event – Bundaberg In Voice. Bundaberg In Voice is a cabaret style show similar to a variety performance, showcasing our local voices and talent through this engaging show. Featuring some stunning soloists, a youth drama group, and mature ukulele ladies Bundaberg In…

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Step Back in Time with the Travelling Film Festival at the Paragon

Step back in time with the Travelling Film Festival and Paragon Theatre, Childers. In a first for the Travelling Film Festival, this heritage-listed cinema will host the fully restored 1949 film “Sons of Mathew“. This historical epic showcases Director Charles Chauvel’s strong sense of nationalism as one family conquers the rugged Australian terrain. “The Travelling Film…

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Crush Concludes on the Beach, Celebrating our Southern Great Barrier Reef

Mon Repos Conservation Park will come alive on Sunday when the Crush Festival holds one of it’s final events at the Turtle Centre. In partnership with the Cut the Glow to help Turtle Go campaign, the Crush Festival is holding a laid back afternoon of beach activities, ranger guided walks and kids activities to help…

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Musician Peter Hume Grooves into Bundaberg

Organisers of the Great Gelato Groove are excited to announce that Peter Hume, who you may recognise as the middle brother of the band Evermore, will be a highlight of their event at this year’s Crush Festival. Peter will be conducting an informal audience-led workshop with Bundaberg’s creatives and sharing his insights into the industry…

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Internationally-touring Circus Ensemble Comes to Bundaberg

The Crush Festival is excited to welcome Circa’s Beyond Ensemble to Bundaberg as part of this year’s program. Beyond is warm, surreal and unexpectedly moving. Blending dynamic circus acts like trapeze and Chinese pole with cheeky feats of strength and multiple bunny heads, set to a bewitching mix of show tunes, ballads and electronica, this…

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Riverfeast – a 10 year dream

Crush Festival 2016 launches in style at Riverfeast on Friday 7th October with a sea of lanterns, music and markets. Experience an Indigenous welcome and performance by Bundaberg North State High School’s Indigenous dancers. Sample what is coming up with WriteFest with author readings and see snippets of performances from the Crush Festival 2016 program. In addition…

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Crush Opportunity for Dance Teachers, Dancers and Dance Leaders

Crush Festival and Circa invite Bundaberg dancers and trainers to Moncrief Theatre at 6pm on Saturday 8 October to discuss a range of topics relating to dance training, physicality and devising physical performance, led by Circa’s Associate Director, Libby McDonnell. Believing that some of the most exceptional dance training begins in the regions, Libby will…

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