DIRTY LAUNDRY

21 OCT– 1 NOV | Dirty Laundry is a large-scale cotton-based installation of anonymous sexual confessions, fantasies and desires hoisted and hung for public witness.

INDEFINITE TERRAINS

14 OCT – 1 NOV | An audio-visual essay that interprets the site of a forest plantation as a dynamic assemblage of colonialism, capitalism and country.

SWEATY SCALES

14 OCT – 1 NOV | Sweaty Scales tells the story of two Asian American women as they navigate their individual sexuality and interracial dating.

METRO ARTS @ WEST VILLAGE

Metro Arts at West Village is a comprehensive arts venue in West End.

DIRTY LAUNDRY UP LATE

30 OCT | The Fanciful Fiction Auxiliary host this sensual storytime session that is sure to make you blush.

FLAT OUT LIKE A LIZARD

2 – 12 DEC | Wicked, disturbing and funny, Flat Out Like A Lizard tells stories of predators and prey. And asks: what lies at the heart of the Australian psyche?

APOCALIPSTICK

6 – 28 NOV | Sashaying out of the rubble and into the limelight is an all-star rag-tag team of Brisbane’s finest theatre hybrids.

Metro Arts Opening Highlights

Premiere performances, provocative productions, intriguing installations and exhibitions.

See highlights of the opening of our brand new location in West End.

Welcome to the new Metro Arts at West Village, West End

We may have changed locations but we are still the home for independent artists and outstanding contemporary art.

Take a look around and find out more about the development of our new Metro Arts precinct.

GENERAL NEWS

METRO ARTS NOW OPEN IN WEST END

Bringing West End its first live theatre in 25 years, Metro Arts is now officially open in West Village. 

Kicking off with a bang, the remaining 2020 season features premiere performances, provocative productions, installations and exhibitions.

The new purpose-built precinct features an underground theatre, two galleries, two rehearsal rooms and the Factory Lane outdoor precinct which encompasses the foyer, box office, café and bar.

Specialising in the development of new work, Metro Arts champions artists taking risks, creating, developing, experimenting, and presenting ambitious contemporary work.

This new hub in West End’s diverse community will be THE place in Brisbane to experience the work of contemporary artists with a year-round program of innovative theatre, cabaret, comedy, music and visual art.

NOW SHOWING

SWEATY SCALES

14 OCT – 1 NOV | Sweaty Scales tells the story of two Asian American women as they navigate their individual sexuality and interracial dating.

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INDEFINITE TERRAINS

14 OCT – 1 NOV | An audio-visual essay that interprets the site of a forest plantation as a dynamic assemblage of colonialism, capitalism and country.

read more

DIRTY LAUNDRY

21 OCT– 1 NOV | Dirty Laundry is a large-scale cotton-based installation of anonymous sexual confessions, fantasies and desires hoisted and hung for public witness.

read more