Performing Arts

Shopfront Arts Co. Op. Ltd.

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About Us


Shopfront is a contemporary arts centre located in south eastern Sydney – a cultural network and production co-operative where all young people, regardless of background or ability can create themselves.

Mission

At its multi-arts facility in south eastern Sydney and on-line, Shopfront reaches, responds to, and engages with young people at their point of need and interest. It’s a one stop creative haven where under 25s make innovative new work and meaningful connections.

History

Shopfront has always been a beautiful and crazy idea – from its radical beginnings in 1976 as a not for profit cooperative theatre for young people to its current day progression to all encompassing arts production house, the focus has been providing contemporary performance opportunities and arts activities that engage and involve young people in a relevant, empowering and resonant way. In early years Shopfront played an instrumental role in the development of Errol Bray’s seminal text on devising work – Playbuilding and over its long history created music, films, plays, musicals, art shows, installations, dance pieces, festivals, posters, magazines, and too many performances to list.

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Contact

02 9588 3948

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Website
http://www.shopfront.org.au (opens in new window)
Address
88 Carlton Parade
Carlton
New South Wales 2218
Australia