Highlights from 2015

2015 has been an actioned-packed year for The Street!

We have produced intimate personal as well as epic ambitious contemporary work from ACT-based writers, collaborated with amazing organisations to bring a range of awesome festivals, offered up immerse theatre experiences, developed new work, birthed our new website with the brilliant team at LINK DIGITAL, presented a glorious array of music from smash hit Tubular Bells for Two to Mavis Staples and Tawadros Brothers and performed to loads of people from Canberra and beyond.

We hoped you enjoyed your year with The Street. Here is a thumbnail snapshot.

You Are Here –  Inflorescence, Fuck Decaf, Speakerbox, 10 Years Of hellosQuare

The Process –a  grimly Kafakesque comedy in five dubious acts

All This Living! – Camilla Blunden and Rochelle Whyte joined forces to bring us older women in all their glory

First Seen – intercultural content, global themes, and political and social issues of currency

Contemporary music – an extraordinary picture from J Mascis to Katie Noonan

Segue 2015 – where content met continent as we partnered up with the ANU Centre of European Studies to profile contemporary performance with a European dimension

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Capital Jazz Project – 10 glorious nights with unbelievable sounds and mastery of form on display

Gian Slater – Miroslav Bukovsky – The Bad Plus (USA) – Eric Harland Band (USA) –Stefano Bollani & Hamilton de Holanda (Italy/Brazil) – Ospina Brothers Trio (Colombia) – Hammerhead – Ali McGregor – Hannaford/ Eskelin/ Tinkler/ Rainey (AUS/USA) – Lovano/Grabowsky/Rex/ Beck  (USA/AUS) – Baecastuff –Phillip Johnston – Elixir featuring Katie Noonan – Daughters Fever –  Berardi/Foran/Karlen –Divergence Jazz Orchestra

Dylan Thomas: Return Journey – celebrating 100 years on

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Best Ever Festival: how to manage a disaster – systems science, gaming, and theatre all mashed up with some great discussion

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Soul of Fire – gripping performance by Austrian star Maxi Blaha

The Chain Bridge – Chekhov meets epic historical drama in this large ensemble work looking into the past to make sense of the present