Don Walker and the Suave Fucks @ Memo
Friday 3 June, 8.40 pm
Laconic, lyrical, charming in a blokey kinda way, Don sings his songs with a band of suave mates. Class act, three day growth or not..
$38 for a seat
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Hells Belles @ Memo
Saturday 4 June, 7.00 pm
The all-female 30 piece pop choir The Decibelles present their annual feast of gorgeous renditions of Australia’s chart toppers over the past 20 years including My Immortal (Evanescence), Call Me (Blondie), Uprising (Muse), Smells Like Teen Spirit(Nirvana) and much more!
Theatre style seating $35
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Vale Street Artists @ Brightspace
Inaugural Group Exhibition
Opening Thursday 2 June, open until 18 June
Wednesdays 11 am – 5 pm, Thurs and Fri 12 noon – 4 pm, Sat 13 and Sun 14
Fifteen artists from Vale Street Artists includingTom Alberts, Lisa Barmby, Michael Blamey, Ingrid Braun, Gavin Brown, Mic Crowley, Dawn Csutoros, Penelope Davis, Betty Greenhatch, Anna Griffiths, Felicity Rose Hardy, Despa Hondros, Kate Just, Alison Kennedy, Richard Manning, Lewis Miller, Paul Newcombe, Pamela O’neil, Suzanne Playfoot, Bernhard Sachs and Meredith Whiting
8 Martin Street
Infant Earth @ Pumkinlane
Opening night: Thursday 2 June 2016, 6pm – 9pm
Until 12 June, Thursday to Sunday, 11 am – 6 pm
Emilie Heurtevent captures the ideas, movements, and feelings of the moment. Through her new exhibition Infant Earth, she aims to transport the beholder into a world of full and deep energy.
16 Blessington Street
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Mabo Day Flag Raising Ceremony @ Town Hall
Friday 3 June, 11 am
Council will host two Mabo Day events on 3 June, starting with a traditional smoking ceremony at St Kilda Town Hall from 11 am-1 pm, followed by a family-friendly, alcohol free concert at Betty Day Community Centre, from 4-7pm.
Celebrate with Torres Strait Islander and Melbourne-based musicians DREWZ, performing a blend of soul, funk and reggae and Kiwat Kennell delivering his unique acoustic hip-hop. Supporting them will be traditional Torres Strait Island dancers Dion Drummond and James China.
Adult’s Crafternoon @ Linden New Arts
Introduction to drawing with artist Leith Maguire
Sunday 5 June, 2 pm – 4 pm
This workshop is aimed at beginners, and will cover the basics of observational drawing including the use of line to create tone and form. Participants will be encouraged to explore and experiment with different methods of (and approaches to) media application, and will then create their own compositional drawing – taking inspiration from objects found in nature.
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Pointer sisters @ Palais
Saturday 4 Jun, 8 pm
The Pointer Sisters Greatest Hits Tour – excited?
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Proof @ Alex Theatre
from 9 – 19 June
Tue-Sat 8 pm
Matinees: Sat 2 pm; Sun 5 pm
Winner of the Pulitzer Prize for Drama, David Auburn’s Proof is a passionate, intelligent story about fathers and daughters, the nature of genius, and the power of love.
$40 / $35
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