What's happening today
Tom Iansek of Big Scary has a side project: #1 Dads. The act that describes itself as "music your dad's into," is having a last run of shows before the project gets shelved. Tickets are selling fast...
Kids can work on their aerial skills, play dodgeball and free jump to their hearts content these school hols. The program's structured so that it runs over a week for two hours daily. Check website to...
Circus Oz comes from the new school of circus: there are no animals and nothing cheesy. Rather, their shows are anarchically fun, highly skilled and often political, but without being in your face. Happily,...
Events to look out for
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Take a closer look at architectural gems
ACMI's Melbourne only exhibition pays homage to the pop culture icon
Thinking of hibernating through winter? Time to reconsider
Learn how to shake it like Beyoncé
A muddy obstacle course designed by women for women
Go on an ice cream date with Helados Jauja
Quirky, interactive fun from Pop-up Playground
Fairs & festivals in Melbourne
A new music and art festival celebrating euphoria and frenzy
Fall under the spell of mind-boggling illusions
See rare books, illustrations, objects and much more in flesh
Clarkson, Hammond and May - plus motoring mayhem
Classes & workshops in Melbourne
The next best thing to running away and joining the circus
Discover your inner painter, rapper or terrarium-maker
Sing-a-long sessions every Thursday morning
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