Fireside Unfiltered

We’re inviting great artists to give you unfiltered insights into the creation of new works. See extraordinary artists at work; whether it’s a play reading, listening to a new opera in development, or hearing from artists directly.

FIRESIDE UNFILTERED EVENT DETAILS

Cost: From $30 for a table of up to 4. When booking please select 4 seats when prompted to book a whole table.
Venue: Lakeside
Doors: 12pm (Bar open prior to event – table service only).
Event start: 1pm

PROGRAM

Sat 11 July

A NIGHT AT THE PINK POODLE: A NEW AUSTRALIAN OPERA

Work in Progress
Get a sneak peek into the development of a new Australian opera about a uniquely Gold Coast tale. Composed by Deborah Conway, Willy Zygier, Richard Pleasance, and Peter Farnan, with writer Shaun Charles. Presented by HOTA, Home of the Arts.

Sat 18 July

BROTHERS BOOK CLUB BY THE MAMAS BOYS COLLECTIVE

Work in Progress
You’re going to want to be part of this Book Club. Join us for a reading of this new hilarious and unflinchingly honest Australian play. Presented by HOTA, Home of the Arts and La Boite Theatre Company.

Sat 25 July

IN CONVERSATION: MICHAEL ZAVROS AND JUSTENE WILLIAMS

Join Curator Bradley Vincent in conversation with renowned Australian artists Michael Zavros and Justene Williams as they discuss performance in their respective artistic careers. Presented by HOTA, Home of the Arts.

Eat & Drink

Available to purchase when you arrive, we’ve got some delectable cheese boxes for you to enjoy on Saturday afternoons. With our Chef’s pick of the best local cheeses, bread and condiments these platters are just made for sharing with friends. And we’ll keep the good times rolling by bringing your drinks direct to your table. You won’t have to lift a finger!

This event is table service only, and the bar opens at midday.

Keeping you safe

It is incredibly important to us that you have a safe experience when you come to HOTA. We have a COVID-Safe plan which you can read on our FAQs page and the Fireside sessions will be set up to ensure we meet all social distancing and hygiene guidelines. All you have to do is enjoy yourself!

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Acknowledgements

This program is supported by the Queensland Government through Arts Queensland.

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