The Curious Festival

The Curious Festival

The Griffyn Ensemble, in-residence at BAC, will stage several events of The Curious Festival at Belconnen Arts Centre. for detail.

Festival Launch: Curiouser and Curiouser…

TIME > Wednesday 30th August 6:30pm


Go down the rabbit hole with the Griffyn Ensemble and their inside-out garden party as they launch The Curious Festival.  Hear one of Australia’s most innovative ensembles perform music botanical, stories about Alice, and garden songs, collaborating with musicians from the Canberra community.


Singalong with Susan the Singsect!

TIME > Saturday 2nd September 12:30pm

For Primary School students and families


Ever wondered how an insect breathes?  Discover what a spiracle is with our host Susan the Singsect!  Come and learn how to use your own breath just like an insect with The Griffyn Ensemble, singing songs written by YOU!


Venus and the Twilight Arch

TIME > Saturday 2nd September 5:30pm

What is the Twilight Arch, and what does it have to do with Venus?  The ever changing colours of a sunset over Canberra’s mountain ranges are brought to life through music from Michael Sollis’ hauntingly beautiful Northern Lights combined with sublime textiles of local landscapes by artist Dianne Firth.