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Around Town - Wed 26 Nov

It was only a matter of time really, but now you can learn to twerk it, baby. Yes, the sexy, provocative and NSFW dance craze has really taken off, and for $5, you can learn how to shake your booty, and get...

Around Town - 01 Oct-30 Nov

You're playing a video game, clutching that controller like it's a real-life machete. You're killing a few zombies, and getting pretty engrossed in the struggle on the battlefield. Then your character dies...

Around Town - 28 Sep-21 Dec

For 40 years, Footscray Community Arts Centre has been an iconic mainstay in the area, not just for the location’s own aesthetic beauty, but for the sharp balance in its curation of mediums and modes of...

Events to look out for

Pentridge Prison

Pentridge Prison

Take a ghost tour of the former home to Chopper, Squizzy and Ned

Escape Rooms

Escape Rooms

The door is locked. The room is dark. The clock is ticking

Totem

Totem

Meet Christian Laveau: the Cirque du Soleil lead singer who keeps a high-flying show grounded

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Summersalt

Summersalt

Summersalt takes over the Arts Precinct

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Classes & workshops in Melbourne

Work-Shop

Work-Shop

Discover your inner painter, rapper or terrarium-maker at Melbourne's new hub for creative classes

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Talks & discussions in Melbourne

Pause Fest

Pause Fest

Pause gathers digital industry pros at the very top of their game

James Randi

James Randi

The Amazing Randi, a magician known for busting myths claimed as truth

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