Sydney Writers Festival Livestream 2019

CPAC Studio

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After the success of Live & Local in 2018, Sydney Writers’ Festival returns to Cairns in 2019.

One of Australia’s best-loved forums for literature, ideas and storytelling, Sydney Writers’ Festival will stream its headline events from Carriageworks in Sydney direct to Cairns Performing Arts Centre (CPAC) on Saturday 4 and Sunday 5 May.

Prepare to be stimulated and engaged by conversations, debates and discussions, as the Festival brings the world’s finest authors to CPAC in real time. As well as hearing new ideas from great thinkers, audiences have the opportunity to participate in Q&A sessions at each event, sending questions direct to the Sydney stage.

Be part of Live & Local, streamed live by Sydney Writers’ Festival and delivered locally to CPAC.

Saturday May 4th
Session 1: 1.30-2.30pm “Whose ABC”
Session 2: 3.00-4.00pm “Jenny Erpenbeck: Go, Went, Gone”
Session 3: 4.30-5.30pm “Boys to Men: the Masculinity Crisis”

Sunday May 5th
Session 1: 11.30am-12.30pm "Meg Wolitzer: The Female Persuasion" 
Session 2: 3.00-4.00pm “Andrew Sean Greer: Less”
Session 3: 4.30-5.30pm “I do not want to see this in print”


Generally there is no right to a refund or exchange except as required by law, or as provided in the Live Performance Australia Ticketing Code of Practice. Please refer to Ticketlink Terms and Conditions on this website.


Price
Price Guide
When
Sat 4 May - Sun 5 May
Venue Opens
1hr prior to start time
Doors open
Show time
Sat 4 May 1.30pm and Sun 5 May 11.30am
Interval
Duration
Rating
PG - Parental Guidance
Seating
Unreserved Fully Seated
Food
Bar Snacks
Bar
Full Bar
Companion Card
Yes
Ticket collection
From the Ticketlink office during business hours or from the theatre one hour prior to start time.
Seating Plan
Seating Plan

Teens Go Free
(13-19 yrs) No ticket required.

Weekend Pass
Available for $31.50. Please choose Weekend Pass from the Saturday session. Weekend Pass is only available as Collect at Box Office or Standard Mail.
Type Price
Unreserved SeatingAdult 20yrs+$21.00
Unreserved SeatingTertiary Student$15.75
Unreserved SeatingGovt Benefit Card Holder$15.75
Unreserved SeatingSenior Card Holder$15.75
Unreserved SeatingWeekend Pass$31.50
Type Price
Unreserved SeatingAdult 20yrs+$21.00
Unreserved SeatingTertiary Student$15.75
Unreserved SeatingGovt Benefit Card Holder$15.75
Unreserved SeatingSenior Card Holder$15.75
Ticket price includes a booking fee of 5% of ticket price capped at $2 per ticket.
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