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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This year marks the 40th anniversary of Australia’s world-renowned Flying Fruit Fly Circus.
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This World Theatre Day we’re recognising 60 years of NIDA and its dramatic contribution to theatre in Australia.
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A group of 25 musicians from the Australian National Academy of Music (ANAM) have recently been part of something special in...
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This year the National Institute of Dramatic Art (NIDA) celebrates 60 years of supporting Australian performing artists.