Arts and Cultural Events
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The arts have always been a very serious business here in South Australia. Choose from an eclectic array of theatre, music and dance at one of our many world-class theatres and venues. With summer in full swing, South Australia is the place to be for arts enthusiasts. Come to Adelaide to enjoy the delights of the world-renowned Adelaide Fringe, Adelaide Festival and WOMADelaide. After dark, enjoy alfresco dining in Adelaide’s East End as you soak up the atmosphere of these marvellous events.
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WOMADelaide is the world's best musicians, dancers and DJ’s performing on seven stages. See street theatre artists and visual artists, the popular Taste the World cooking program, Artists in Conversations sessions and an All-Star Gala finale. Plus there's a food, crafts and display stalls and a KidZone. WOMADelaide runs from 7 to 10 March.
The Adelaide Fringe literally takes over the entire city from 14 February to 16 March. There are 900 events staged in pop up venues in parks, warehouses, lane-ways and empty buildings and in established venues such as theatres, hotels, art galleries, cafes and town halls featuring artists and performers from across the globe.
The Adelaide Festival is one of the world's great arts festivals. With a focus on the contemporary, each Adelaide Festival program features the best in opera, theatre, dance, music, literature and the visual arts. A purpose-built late night club hosts nightly events, including performers and DJs from around the world. Held from 28 February to 16 March.
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The State Theatre Company's latest production on until 16 March.
Performed by Windmill Theatre until 15 March.