News and updates

Weekend of Woof postponed

Notice: The Weekend of Woof that Arts Mansfield planned to run on 12 and 13 October 2019 has regrettably been postponed until 2020. Watch out for our unique, new dog-inspired festival next year!

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Update on Victorian Interschools Drama Festival

Arts Mansfield has pioneered the “Victorian Interschool Drama Festival” over the last 5 years, where schools from the region and even further afield come together each August to give students of junior drama the chance to develop their skills in the theatre arts. For some students, for whom sport, the Maths Olympics, or perhaps a musical instrument does not come naturally, Drama can be an excellent way of developing an affirmation of themselves in another field. Each year we get feedback from teachers about how valuable the event has been for some of their charges. They also get a chance to...

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2019 Festival of One Act Plays

Media release 15 August 2019 The Mansfield Festival of One Act Plays was held at the PAC last week, with enthusiastic audiences and  plenty of entertainment. After a morning, afternoon and evening session, each containing a number of short plays, Mansfield Bush Poet Val Kirley entertained the crowd with her unique brand of recital while the adjudicator deliberated over the day’s offerings to come up with the winners. Despite theatre troupes coming from all over Victoria, the judge, Sandy Fairthorne of Airey’s Inlet, was very impressed with the work of local writers Dallas...

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Median to rare

Our famous outdoor sculpture exhibition and prize. Entries close 19 October.

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Festival of One Act Plays – 2017 awards

Congratulations to everybody who took part in the 2017 Mansfield Festival of One Act Plays. Read our list of award winners plays, monologues and more.

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