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24 March 2006 Festival Calendar

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Alexandra Gardens

Time
Performance, Event or Exhibition
1pm-6pmArtplay Children’s Activity Centre at the Star Garden
1pmCircus Olé in the Big Top; Memories of the Struggle on the Central Lawn; Aerial Training with NICA on the Aerial Rig
2pmDya Singh at the Soundshell
3pmCircus Allsorts in the Big Top; Tawadros on the Garden Stage
3.45pmStrange Fruit with The Field on the Central Lawn
4pmWorkshop with Drum Drum on the Palm Stage; Aerial Training with Flee Circus on the Aerial Rig
4.30pmDoch at the Soundshell
5pmCirkus Inferno in the Big Top
5.30pmThe Habibis on the Garden Stage
6.30pmPammy & Spin at the Aerial Rig
7pmBhuKham - Circus of Earth & Sky in the Big Top; Frank Yamma & Piranpa at the Soundshell; Workshop with Te Materae I Orehu on the Palm Stage
8.15pmFly By Night on the Aerial Rig; Strange Fruit with The Field on the Central Lawn
9.15pmThe Candy Butchers in the Big Top; Bomba at the Soundshell; Jaipur Kawa Brass Band on the Palm Stage
10.15pmFly By Night on the Aerial Rig; True Live on the Garden Stage

Roving throughout the day: Kage Physical Theatre with Crick-Art; ERTH with Dinosaurs

For more details about this Festival location visit the Alexandra Gardens page.

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Around the Arts Centre

Time
Performance, Event or Exhibition
24 hoursTribal Expressions Collective at the Langham Hotel, Southbank
10am-5pmWords and Pictures at NGV International
9.30am-6pmNEW06 +Plus Factors at the Australian Centre for Contemporary Art
11am-6pmSingle Currency at Victorian College of the Arts Gallery
11am-10pmTribal Expressions Indigenous Art Exhibition, Blackbox at the Arts Centre
12noon-12midnightLive music, roving performers, beach games and more at The Beach at the Arts Centre. For full program details visit the Arts Centre website.
8.45pmLegs on the Wall, the Arts Centre Forecourt
10pmLegs on the Wall, the Arts Centre Forecourt

For more details about this Festival location visit the Around the Arts Centre page.

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CBD

Time
Performance, Event or Exhibition

9am-11pm

Commonwealth Games Live Site, Queensbridge Square, Southbank Promenade
24 hoursUrban Dream Capsule in the Myer Bourke Street windows
24 hoursTribal Expressions Collective at the Sofitel Hotel
Dusk-12midnight100 Points of Light, a city-wide public art installation
10am-5pmGame On!: Sport and Contemporary Art at the Ian Potter Museum of Art
10am-7pmCommonwealth Photographic Awards: Best of the Best at the Immigration Museum
10am-6pmTribal Expressions Indigenous Art Exhibition at Aunty Joyce Johnson Gallery, Koorie Heritage Trust Cultural Centre
10am-9pmW-11 Karachi to Melbourne on the City Circle Tram route
11am-5pmFlash: Australian Athletes in Focus at Silvershot Gallery
11am-5pmLILA/PLAY at Span Galleries
11am-5pmThe Buddy System at ARC One Gallery
11am-5pmWorldly Things: 'Fantasy' Coffins from Ghana at 45 Downstairs
11am-5.30pmGrudge Match at Gertrude Contemporary Art Spaces
11am-7pmThreading the Commonwealth at RMIT Gallery
11am-7pmMedalling at RMIT Gallery
11am-7pmCanopy of the Commonwealth at RMIT Gallery
12noon-5pmBitscape at Experimedia, State Library of Victoria
12noon-6pmUninhabited Territories, at  West Space Gallery
8pm -10pmNew Ruins at the City Watch House

Roving around the City Square: Big Rory

For more details about this Festival location visit the CBD page.

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Docklands

Time
Performance, Event or Exhibition
9am-11pmCommonwealth Games Live Site at Waterfront City
12noon-8.30pmContainers Village at Shed 14
4pm-7pmIdle Hands Wake Up with Fleas at Shed 14
5.30pm Trick Circus at Waterfront City
6pm Glendowie College Concert Band at Waterfront City
8pmChronicles of A Sleepless Moon at Shed 14

For more details about this Festival location visit the Docklands page.

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Federation Square

Time
Performance, Event or Exhibition
9am-midnightCommonwealth Games Live Site
10am-10pmWelcome Place in the Atrium
10am-10pm2006 Contemporary Commonwealth at ACMI & NGV Australia
12noon-12.30Curator Talks: 2006 Contemporary Commonwealth, Exhibition Space at NGV Australia
12.30pmLunchtime Forum at BMW Edge
2pmPammy & Spin in the Amphitheatre
4.30pmMemories of the Struggle in the Amphitheatre
6pmDancing in the Square – learn Bollywood-style dancing with Rhythm & Spice on the stage
6.30pmMiss Judy in the Amphitheatre
8pm-11pmTribal Expressions Performance Showcase at BMW Edge
10.30pmSally Ford and the Pachuco Playboys on the stage

Roving in the Square: Born in a Taxi with Boat of Faith in the Square

For more details about this Festival location visit the Federation Square page.

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Melbourne Museum

Time
Performance, Event or Exhibition
9am-10pmCommonwealth Games Live Site
10am-4pmCARVE demonstration
10am-7pmSpirit of the Games: The Opening Ceremony Revealed
10am-7pmCommon Goods
4pm-5pmCulinary Pro Am of the Commonwealth First Semi Final
5.30pm-6.30pmCulinary Pro Am of the Commonwealth Second Semi Final

For more details about this Festival location visit the Melbourne Museum page.

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Sidney Myer Music Bowl

Time
Performance, Event or Exhibition
7.30pmTop Brass starring the Australian Defence Force Tri-Service Band

For more details about this Festival location visit the Sidney Myer Music Bowl page.

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St Kilda

Time
Performance, Event or Exhibition
11am-7pmThe Luminarium at South Beach Reserve
1pm-6pmThe Bodies That Were Not Ours Linden-St Kilda Centre for Contemporary Arts

For more details about this Festival location visit the St Kilda page.

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