Events at Mitchell Theatre

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Good Life Seminar — The Body Vital: Keeping Active

Discover how to keep active and improve your physical wellness in our second Good Life Seminar.
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Rediscovering Bill Constable — Ballet’s Lost Designer

Join Olga Sezneva to rediscover the forgotten genius of Australian set designer and artist Bill Constable, whose creative partnership with Edouard Borovansky of the Borovansky Ballet lasted over 15 years.
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Jack Clayton's The Innocents (1961)

The Innocents (1961) stars Deborah Kerr as Miss Giddens, a governess who comes to believe that her young charges are in league with the ghosts of former staff.
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Jo Karaolis — With Enough Love

Join lifelong educator Jo Karaolis for the hilarious, sometimes heartbreaking, always inpiring story of her ten years as principal of a small Catholic special school.
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Good Life Seminar — Complementary Therapies

Discover how to achieve your optimum well-being via Complementary Therapies in our first Good Life Seminar, a series of free talks looking at holistically at health and well-being.
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Sue Liu — Accidental Aid Worker

Accidental Aid Worker, is a true story of self-discovery and personal determination in the wake of a horrendous natural disaster.
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HISTORY WEEK: Minding her Own Business — Colonial Businesswomen in Sydney (COSHA)

HISTORY WEEK: Minding her own business: Colonial Businesswomen in Sydney, Catherine Bishop gives a history week talk on Sydney's colonial entrepreneurs.
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Denis Villeneuve's Incendies

SMSA presents Denis Villeneuve's Incendies in which twins travel to the Middle East with three letters to fulfill their mother's dying wish.
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HISTORY WEEK Kiera Lindsey — The Convict’s Daughter

In The Convict's Daughter, Kiera Lindsey tells the true story of her great, great, great aunt Mary Ann Gill who scandalised Sydney with her elopement and had adventures across the world.
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HISTORY WEEK: Ann Howard — You'll Be Sorry

History Week Event: In You'll be Sorry, Ann Howard tells the remarkable stories of Australian servicewomen in World War II, both during the war and after.
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An Archaeologist in Shangri-La (TAASA)

Prof. Alison Betts presents, An Archaeologist in Shangri-La: Exploring the Early History of Kashmir, a talk on the early histry and agriculture practices of Indian Kashmir.
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Winton Higgins — Rule of Law

FILLING FAST — BOOK NOW Winton Higgins, a Tom Keneally Writing Master Class alumni, will chat about his novel, Rule of Law, with Tom Keneally.
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Voices of Sydney's Chinese Furniture Factory Workers (CAHS)

Lecture series presented at the SMSA by the Chinese Australian Historical Society on Voices of Sydney's Chinese Furniture Factory Workers
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Tom & Meg Keneally: The Tom Keneally Centre 5th Anniversary

Join Tom and Meg Keneally to celebrate the Tom Keneally Centre 5th Anniversary. The father and daughter team will chat about the Tom Keneally Centre, their latest projects and what it’s like to have two Keneallys in the writing business.
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Em. Prof. Robert Clancy AM — The History of Science in Australia

Emeritus Professor Robert Clancy AM will discuss the history of science in Australia and what messages for today can be drawn from our 'early' and pre-WW2 science.
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The Wrecks of Homebush Bay (COSHA)

Sydney Mechanic School of Arts hosts a talk on the The Wrecks of Homebush Bay, presented by Betty Candy for the City Of Sydney Historical Association.
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Sydney Pollack's Three Days of the Condor

In Sydney Pollack's Three Days of the Condor, Robert Redford plays a CIA codebreaker who discovers that his co-workers have been murdered and a hit man is on his tail.
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Dr. Dennys Angove — Understanding the Science of Climate Change

Dr Dennys Angove will deepen your understanding of the science of climate change, addressing energy balance, the greenhouse effect, global warming — and more.