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The Arts Scene

Improvision 2015 winner Sonja Vilc of Slovenia.

Theatre of the unplanned

This week-long 'Improvention' festival features performers from around Australia and the world devoted to the art of improvisation.

About Town: social photos

Greta Kite of Ainslie and Michael Bones of Dickson.

Swarm Traps exhibition

Crowds gathered at the Nishi Building in New Acton for the Swarm Traps exhibition, displaying safe houses for bees during the swarm season.

The Canberra Guide

Kid friendly: Jamie's Italian at Civic.

For Canberra kids

Here are some recommendations for our favourite child-friendly eating spots in Canberra.

Hopscotch in Braddon

City's best beer gardens

You know it's summer when you can sit in a tranquil garden and savour a refreshing drink and tasty food.

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Eating out

Blue Mackerel with pickled beetroot and ruby grapefruit at Bar Rochford.

Bar Rochford

Bar Rochford is a slightly confusing mix of bar and restaurant.

In The City

The Culture kings at Dionysus

Dionysus director David Caffery and media and events strategist Michael Liu.

Josephine Huynh pays a visit to the boys behind cultural development organisation Dionysus, to talk about its plans to ignite Canberra’s events scene and artistic. endeavours.

Latest Canberra Life

A classic story comes to life

Jessica Lewis and Shane Adamczak in Spare Parts Puppet Theatre's The Little Prince.

Spare Parts Puppet Theatre Antoine uses handcarved European puppets to enact Antoine de Saint-Exupery's delicate tale.

The beauty in the winter chill

Dylan Valentine's picture of the sun rising above the clouds at the National Arboretum.

The winter chill has arrived in Canberra as residents get used to the sights of frosted windows, grey skies and icy landscapes.