Newcastle based theatre and production company Her Productions presents Annie Baker’s adaptation of Uncle Vanya by Anton Chekhov.
During 2022 a series of art workshops will be offered to link the experience and stories of survivors of institutional child sexual abuse, their families and friends, with the creative possibilities of the arts in the lead up to the LOUD SKY exhibition at The Lock-Up in 2023.
Please join us to celebrate the Newcastle launch of How to Be Between, (Giramondo, May 2022), the debut memoir by Bastian Fox Phelan about female facial hair, polycystic ovarian syndrome, and negotiating identity for those visibly between gender binaries.
Promise the Earth is the next in a five-part exhibition series launched two years ago at The Lock-Up. Curated by Meryl Ryan and Naomi Riddle, each exhibition takes one of the elements – water, earth, fire, air and æther (the post internet realm) – as its defining feature.
Joseph Franklin will be completing an artist in residency at The Lock-Up for the development of a new ballet based on the story of Newcastle painter William Dobell, to be premiered at the Multi-Arts Pavilion Lake Macquarie, in November 2022.
CREATION is a new religion, manifesting in spectacle and intimacy. A faith, a gathering of intention and purpose with which to face an era when paid opinion trumps environmental evidence. CREATION proposes a crowd-sourced belief system teeming with pleasures and possibilities.
Join us for the closing weekend of RADICAL SLOWNESS as artist Aude Parichot and curator Anna May Kirk present an intimate in-conversation about Parichot’s practice and ever evolving work in the exhibition.
A participatory performance at The Lock-Up with artist Emma Fielden as part of the exhibition RADICAL SLOWNESS.
Presented in partnership with Newcastle Writers Festival and The Lock-Up and the exhibition RADICAL SLOWNESS.
Live music has returned and The Y are coming back big! The Lock-Up and The Y bring present Fungas, Liquid Zoo, Ragdoll & Hand Models.
EXHIBITION VIEWING: 5.00PM – 7.00PM
MUSIC: 7:30PM – late
Join us for a two tiered evening of contemporary art and experimental ambient music to celebrate the opening of RADICAL SLOWNESS.
Aude Parichot will be completing an artist residency at The Lock-Up while installing the exhibition RADICAL SLOWNESS opening Saturday 26 March 2022.
Anna May Kirk will be completing an Artist Residency at The Lock-Up for a panel discussion in partnership with the Newcastle Writers Festival.
Anna May Kirk will be completing an artist residency at The Lock-Up while installing the exhibition RADICAL SLOWNESS opening Saturday 26 March 2022.
Michelle St Anne will be participating in an Artist Residency for the research and development of an upcoming performance held at The Lock-Up.
Join us for Live Nights at The Lock-Up featuring sounds and beats by Issa Mané and The Cinco Royal All Star w/Ta’sia
Vicky Browne will be participating in an Artist Residency at The Lock-Up for the research and development of her work for the exhibition PROMISE THE EARTH opening late June 2022.
Adrian Burnett will be participating in an artist residency at The Lock-Up as part of his role as the Senior Producer and Curator of the New Annual festival.
Ashley de Prazer will be completing an artist residency at The Lock-Up while installing the collaborative exhibition produced by CATAPULT DANCE opening Saturday 29 January 2022.