Archive for October, 2010

Oct 24 2010


Yass Arts TrailIt’s happening again for the second year running and this year it’s even bigger, featuring the internationally renown to the not so internationally renown! The YASSarts Arts Trail will run over the 6 – 7 of November and is part of the overall CLASSIC YASS weekend which also includes the Celebration of Heritage Motoring and a feast of Open Gardens. YASSarts co-ordinator Kim Nelson instigated the concept of the three events combining and confesses he is a little worried about the monster it has become.

The cultural attractions are more varied this year and you can find out more by clicking here. Also, click on the image for a look at the Arts Trail Poster.

Oct 24 2010


Published by under Events,Performing Arts

Capital PunishmentFollowing sell out performances at the 2010 Melbourne International Comedy Festival, Emo Parsonson brings his show ‘Capital Punishment’ to Yass as part of the YASSarts Arts Trail. He will be joined for this show by Dayne Rathbone, Daniel Connell and Rafe Morris – all regional comedians. This will be the first gig since Melbourne for the ‘Capital Punishment’ boys. Click on the image for more details or go to our Calendar section.

Oct 24 2010


Published by under Events,Music,Performing Arts

SangamRenown harpist Alice Giles will perform an exciting collaborative concert with the Indian classical dancer Padma Menon at the Oddfellows’ Hall in Yass this coming November as part of the YASSarts Arts Trail. The concert is entitled ‘Sangam’ which means confluence, and the two artists have prepared a program which finds a meeting place between our two cultures and disciplines. Click on the image for more details or go to our Calendar section.