City arts don’t have a monopoly on excellence Print Email Email to a friend Your email Your name Friend's email Friend's name Verification Please prove your humanity Go on prove it :) Close Related Articles Copyright law: fact or fiction The Australian Copyright Council dispels some of copyright law's greatest myths. On the Move: latest appointments and resignations (locked) A move to Asia opens up a visual arts opportunity, and new directorial and chair appointments in performing arts. Six rules of a good online booking experience (locked) Great, someone wants to come to your show. But make booking too hard and they might give up or never return. NSW State Election: What's in it for the arts? (locked) With the election on Saturday, we summarise the major arts policies across education, technology, Indigenous culture and more. (Premium content) Premium content Lindy Hume Monday 27 October, 2014 When a Townsville-born show is up for an award against metropolitan arts giants, it’s time to stop talking down to regional arts. This content is only available to members of ArtsHub Subscribe Now for instant access! A subscription to ArtsHub will enable you to: Access the most comprehensive jobs board for the arts sector, with hundreds of positions posted weekly Learn how and where to get grants, with the most extensive grant finder in the arts industry Post, manage and monitor your social media campaigns using our extensive social media toolkit Promote yourself and your career to the largest arts community in Australia by uploading your professional profile Access thousands of subscriber-only features, articles and guides Take advantage of exclusive ticket giveaways, offers and competitions Save hundreds of Dollars every year on cinema tickets, magazines, books, travel, shopping and more with the Member Rewards scheme ... and much, much more. Subscribe Now and be part of the Australian arts community Member login Email address Password Forgot password? About the author Lindy Hume is Artistic Director of Opera Queensland.