Upcoming Events

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Black Screen: Ella

In October 2012, Ella Havelka became the first Indigenous dancer to be invited into The Australian Ballet in its 50-year history. It was an announcement that made news headlines nationwide. A descendant of the Wiradjuri people, we follow Ella’s inspirational…

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That’s Why the Lady Needs a Ramp!

Come along and be delightfully discombobulated at Raspberry Ripple’s new show — That’s Why the Lady Needs a Ramp! This is the first iteration of a one
 woman plus show! Honouring Stella Young through comedy and coincidence, Kate Hood plays…

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West Writers Forum at Melbourne Writers Festival

Join the West Writers Group for our annual literary outing — the West Writers Forum — presented this year as part of the Melbourne Writers Festival. Footscray Community Arts Centre brings you a weekend of workshops, conversations, and performances showcasing work…

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Protected: EP launch – Dean Jackson

Dean Jackson, one of the most well-known faces to Footscray, is releasing his debut EP "Busk" which features a collection of originals that Dean has written and performed himself whilst playing in the heart of Footscray's bustling center. "Busk" aims to…

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Hear Footscray #4

Hear Footscray is transforming FCAC into Footscray’s vibrant new music hub! Since launching in early 2019, the series has played a pivotal role in unearthing exceptional emerging musicians and bands, while offering the community a much-needed intimate setting for live…

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Black Screen: Warburdar Bununu — Water Shield

A young leader is devastated when Borroloola Town Camps are bombarded with water contamination notices. No one seems to be taking responsibility in the Northern Territory and with continued mining up river his family’s way of life is under constant…

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Protected: Copy That, Copy Cat: JOLT SONIC FESTIVAL 2019

Time to dial up the sonic boom! To celebrate their 10-year anniversary, JOLT Arts presents Copy That, Copy Cat: JOLT Sonic Festival 2019, a 3-day event showcasing leading auditory artists and musicians. Members of the JOLT Sonic Arts community will be curating…

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The Terminator

“If you didn’t want me to make a comedy about this, you should have taken it far more seriously in the first place." - Lana Schwarcz. The Terminator is an extremely irreverent solo theatre show — a dark comedy that explores…

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Emerging Cultural Leaders Showcase 2019

Join us for an evening of performance, film, music and art! Get acquainted with the 2019 Emerging Cultural Leaders (ECL) at our annual industry showcase and celebration. The Emerging Cultural Leaders Showcase 2019 brings to the fore the skills, stories and…