The Australian Government provides funding and support for Australia's vibrant performing arts sector. Through the Australia Council, the government also supports Australia’s 28 major performing arts companies.

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Performing arts
This World Music Day, we ask AYO student Sunga Lee what it’s like to study at one of the most prestigious music schools.
Performing arts
We take a look at a unique project supported through the ANZAC Centenary Arts and Culture Fund which engages a younger audience...
Performing arts
The Government has announced more than $420,000 for the Queensland Performing Arts Centre to deliver a new theatrical...
Performing arts
Take a look at how the recent graduates from NAISDA Dance College are already making their mark on the world stage.