Brisbane Festival – until September 24
Brisbane Festival is in full swing this month with a packed program of international and Australian artists and productions. Celebrating and promoting the city’s artistic culture, there are free outdoor events, home grown productions and fringe theatre at every kind of venue across the city.
The 2011 programme embraces dance, theatre, opera, classical music, visual arts, circus, sideshow and contemporary music and has a broad selection of free and ticketed events.
IDENTITY 2011: fashion week – September 16 & November 18
Hot on the Manolo Blahnik heels of Sydney and Melbourne’s fashion weeks, Brisbane is putting on a preening display of its own.
Taking place over two Friday nights in September and November, the catwalk festival will feature designs by CANALI of Italy, Bally, Halston Heritage by Sarah Jessica Parker, Valentino, Versace, and European label ‘Winter Kate’, created by Nicole Ritchie.
For more information see www.visitbrisbane.com.au