So Hot This Week: Sept 2


Festival of Ideas,  Art & Action, Sydney Opera House, Bennelong Point, Sept 2-3, prices vary

Red Bull Music Academy Weekender Sydney
A mighty celebration of music with a curatorial series of live performances, conversations with pioneering artists, club nights and audio-visual installations, various locations, Aug 31 – Sept 3, prices vary

Ditch your winter woolies and your mum’s favourite pullover and trade it in with jelly sandals and crop tops for some spring-sweat party shine, Oxford Art Factory, Darlinghurst, 6.00pm, $23.30 + bf

Dance Paradiso #10 Seymour Butz, Donald Leicester, Dirty & Flirty
After making it through the coldest part of the year, we’re celebrating with a special spring selection of light sound and dance in Club 77’s friendly basement, Club 77, Darlinghurst, 10.00pm, $10-15


Moran Contemporary Photographic Prize exhibition
Last day to see the 2016 winners and finalists’ works, Moran Gallery, Sylvannia, 10am-4pm, free

Amastro ‘Sober’ Single Tour
Amastro, the moniker of Sydney-based electronic producer Angus Murphy, is back with his latest offering ‘Sober’, Oxford Art Factory Gallery, Darlinghurst, 8.00pm, $17.40+bf


Evolution of Me
Written and directed by Amelia Gilday, this production explores what it means to be non-binary in a binary world, Sydney Fringe Festival, The Spare Room, Erskineville, Sept 5-9, 8.30pm, $15-20+bf

There’s A Circus In My Head
Abby Chamber’s latest exhibition of acrylic on board, Art2Muse Gallery, Double Bay, 10am-4pm free, Meet the Artist, Sept 10, 2.00-4.00pm


Rose Callaghan: Will You Accept This Rose?
Rose Callaghan returns to deliver dating stories that will make your eyes water and ponders why her life keeps intertwining with the real lives of actual people from the actual TV show The Bachelor, Sydney Comedy Fringe, The Factory Theatre, Marrickville, 8.15pm, $14-19


Badgirl Garden VI
Art, Music, Installations, Performances, Open Mic, Slyfox, Enmore, 9.00pm, $5


The Artists’ Party
Experience exhibition THE PUBLIC BODY .02 up late, with music by local Rosano Martinez and Artspace studio artists opening their doors to visitors for one night, Artspace Sydney, Woolloomooloo, 6.00pm, free

Broken Heel Festival 
Priscilla’s spiritual home pops the cork on 3 days of drag, divas, disco, dress-ups and damn good times, various locations, Broken Hill, Sept 8-10, $39-188

Hosted international speculative superstar Uji Handoko Eko Saputro aka Hahan, party like a VIP, The Old Clare Hotel, Chippendale, 9.00pm, registration essential, secret password required

Praise You
aMBUSH Gallery and Lusid Art illuminate the complex subject of women’s body image, self-confidence and comparison as they unveil one of Australia’s largest female group shows, proudly supporting The Butterfly Foundation, aMBUSH Gallery, Waterloo, 6.00pm, free

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