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Giveaways: May

Posted on 23 May 2017 by ACO Marketing


Giveaway: Sense of Ending Film Screening (National)

Win one of 10 double passes to be the first to see the Sense of Ending film (in cinemas 25 May).

Tony Webster leads a reclusive and quiet existence until long-buried secrets from his past force him to face the flawed recollections of his younger self, the truth about his first love and the devastating consequences of decisions made a lifetime ago. Adapted for the screen by playwright Nick Payne and helmed by acclaimed director Ritesh Batra (The Lunchbox), THE SENSE OF AN ENDING stars Academy Award®-winner Jim Broadbent, Dame Harriet Walter, Michelle Dockery and Charlotte Rampling.

For a chance to win one of 10 double passes, email you name, city, and postal address to competitions@aco.com.au with SENSE in the subject line.
 




Giveaway: Hotel Coolgardie Screening (National)

Win one of 10 double passes to be the first see HOTEL COOLGARDIE (in cinemas 15 June).

A working holiday becomes a test of endurance for two out-of-luck Finnish backpackers who find themselves the latest batch of “fresh meat” sent to work as barmaids in a remote mining town. With its unblinking fly-on-the-wall approach and raw low-fi aesthetic, director Pete Gleeson’s acclaimed observational documentary is a simmering, unsettling journey deep into an outback Australia you certainly won’t see on television travel shows.

For a chance to win, email your name, city and postal address to competitions@aco.om.au with HOTEL in the subject line.




Giveaway: Rosencrantz & Guildenstern Are Dead Preview (Sydney and Melbourne)

Win one of 10 double passes to Sydney's Tuesday 6 June preview 6pm (Newtown Dendy) or Melbourne's Wednesday 14 June preview 6:30pm (Cinema Nova) of National Theatre Live's production of Rosencrantz & Guildenstern Are Dead, coming to cinemas nationally June 24 2017.

Starring Daniel Radcliffe (Harry Potter), Joshua McGuire (The Hour)and David Haig (Four Weddings and a Funeral) in Tom Stoppard’s brilliantly funny situation comedy. Against the backdrop of Hamlet, two hapless minor characters, Rosencrantz and Guildenstern, take centre stage.  As the young double act stumble their way in and out of the action of Shakespeare’s iconic drama, they become increasingly out of their depth as their version of the story unfolds.

For your chance to win one of 10 double passes, email your name, city and postal address to competitions@aco.com.au with R&G in the subject line.


Giveaway: Agatha Christie's Witness for the Prosecution DVD

Win one of five copies of the new BBC series adaptation of Agatha Christie’s The Witness For The Prosecution, from renowned screenwriter Sarah Phelps (Great Expectations, The Casual Vacancy, And Then There Were None).

Featuring a stellar all-star cast including Toby Jones (Detectorists, Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy), Andrea Riseborough (Bloodline, National Treasure), Kim Cattrall (Sensitive Skin, Sex and the City), David Haig (The Thick Of It, Mo), Billy Howle (The Sense of an Ending, Cider with Rosie), and Monica Dolan (Appropriate Adult, The Casual Vacancy) and adapted from Agatha Christie’s short story of the same title, the series reunites the team behind last year’s critically acclaimed And Then There Were None.

To win a copy please email your name and postal address to competitions@aco.com.au with AGATHA in the subject line.
 



Giveaway: Twilight Notes: Ensemble Liaison (Brisbane)

Win a double pass to Twilight Notes: Ensemble Liaison.

Described by Limelight magazine as a ‘national treasure', Ensemble Liaison’s agile instrumentation and imaginative programming will sweep you away in the second of QPAC’s Twilight Notes concert series.

Enter their world with a Brahms trio described ‘as though the instruments were in love with each other,’ indulge in the ravishing tangos of Piazzolla and the soulful melodies of Gershwin, then be swept away by Bizet’s swarthy Carmen.
 
For your chance to win a double pass, email your name, city and postal address to competitions@aco.com.au with TWILIGHT in the subject line.
 




Giveaway: MCO: Songs of the night (Melbourne)

Win a double pass to see Rebecca Chan returning to direct Melbourne Chamber Orchestra from June 18-22. with a sonorous and lush nocturnal vision, including Wagner’s passionate Prelude from Tristan und Isolde and Schoenberg’s twilit confession for strings, Verklärte Nacht. Be captivated by lieder gorgeously reimagined for string orchestra and sung by tenor Andrew Goodwin, including Schoenberg’s Waldesnacht and Schubert’s Der Erlkönig.

For your chance to win a double pass to Songs of the Night in Melbourne, email your name, city and postal address to competitions@aco.com.au  with SONGS OF THE NIGHT in the subject line or Book now.
 




Giveaway: A Modern Man at Sydney Film Festival (Sydney)

Meet Charlie Siem, the man who appears to have everything, in this surprisingly charming documentary. Young, handsome, immensely rich, a virtuoso violinist and a Hugo Boss model: you could be forgiven for mistaking him for James Bond – but despite an entourage dubbed ‘Charlie’s Angels’, Siem is lonesome and complains that people can’t relate to him. It’s screening during Sydney Film Festival, 7-18 June at cinemas across Sydney – full program here

For your chance to win a double pass to A Modern Man, email your name, city and postal address to competitions@aco.com.au with A MODERN MAN in the subject line.






Giveaway: Final Portrait at Sydney Film Festival (Sydney)

Geoffrey Rush is outstanding as the artist Alberto Giacometti in this amusing comedy about his efforts to paint a portrait of an old friend, played by Armie Hammer. After Big Night (1996) and Blind Date (2007), actor Stanley Tucci returns to the director's chair and draws out fantastic performances in this comical and entertaining look at the unpredictable process of a genius. It’s screening during Sydney Film Festival, 7-18 June at cinemas across Sydney – full program here.

For your chance to win a double pass to A Modern Man, email your name, city and postal address to competitions@aco.com.au with FINAL PORTRAIT in the subject line.
 





Giveaway: Richard Clayderman (Sydney)
International bestselling recording artist and concert performer Richard Clayderman is in Sydney performing two concerts at Darling Harbour Theatre, ICC Sydney on Monday 5 and Tuesday 6 June.

Richard Clayderman’s distinctive piano style has earned him superstar status all over the world. Today he has recorded over 1,200 melodies and, in the words of a German journalist, “he has arguably done more to popularise the piano around the world than anyone since Beethoven”.

For your chance to win a double pass to Richard Clayderman, email your name, city and postal address to competitions@aco.com.au with CLAYDERMAN in the subject line.






Giveaway: Broadway and West End star Sierra Boggess in Concert (Sydney)

Win a double pass to Sierra Bogess’ Australian concert tour at the State Theathre on 3 June, 8pm.
Broadway and West End music theatre star Sierra Boggess is making her debut Australian tour from Saturday 3 June 2017, performing in Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane. Regarded by Lord Andrew Lloyd Webber as “the best" Christine in Phantom of the Opera, this international award-winning music theatre superstar will wow audiences with her magnificent voice, acclaimed acting and captivating personality. Sierra is also a celebrated Broadway Disney Princess, having portrayed Ariel in The Little Mermaid on Broadway.

To win a double pass to see Sierra Boggess please email your name and postal address to competitions@aco.com.au with SIERRA in the subject line.