Classic striptease and fan dancing

“Decadence and Debauchery”… Belconnen Arts Centre, December 10.

Arts editor HELEN MUSA takes a peep at what’s taking place across the arts beat in her weekly “Arts within the Metropolis” column. 

THE burlesque selection evening “Decadence and Debauchery” is again on the Belconnen Arts Centre on December 10. Anticipate classic striptease, circus/sideshow, fan dancing, stay music and comedy.

CANBERRA Qwire will current a live performance filled with “stunning, enjoyable and queer vocal music” for the season in “Merry and Homosexual”, at The Q, Queanbeyan, December 11.

VIVALDI’S basic work, “The 4 Seasons”, might be carried out in its entirety by soloist Dan Russell and the Phoenix Collective, at Wesley Uniting Church, Forrest, 3pm, December 3. 

JOURNALIST Gary Nunn is launching his debut ebook, “The Psychic Exams”, which investigates why highly effective and seemingly rational-thinking individuals imagine within the “woo”. He’ll be joined on stage by a psychic who’s within the ebook, Melanie Obeid. Smith’s Various, 7.30pm, December 6.

ROBYN Campbell has gained the Canberra Potters’ Doug Alexander Award for 2022 for her work within the members’ exhibition, “Shadow Fall 2”. Robyn Sales space gained the Hiroe Swen award for essentially the most unique exhibit for her work, “Hidden Treasure: Borer Beetle Trails”. The exhibition continues at 1 Aspinall Road, Watson, till December 4.

ORIANA Chorale presents “Midsummer” at Canberra Women’ Grammar College lakeside facility, Alexandrina Drive, Yarralumla, 6pm, December 10.

THREE finalists have been chosen from greater than 60 submissions from throughout the nation for Canberra Youth Theatre’s Rising Playwright Fee. They’re Rebecca Duke (ACT), Jamie Hornsby (SA) and Honor Webster-Mannison (Victoria). The fee, supported by regulation agency Holding Redlich, affords $16,500 to develop a full-length script appropriate to be carried out by actors aged wherever between 7 and 25.