The World Sideshow Festival
When: Thursday May 21st, Friday May 22nd, Saturday May 23rd from 7.30pm
Where: The Ballaarat Mechanics Institute, Minerva Space & Humffray Room – 117 Sturt St Ballarat
Cost: Ticketing from World Sideshow Festival Website
FedUni-Live presented a huge collaboration with The first ever World Sideshow Festival presented completely LIVE by our students studying Live Production at Federation University Australia at SMB Campus in Ballarat. The 1st World Sideshow Festival was a celebration of all things Sideshow. Sideshow as a genre has come of age and as a genre of performance is experiencing a huge surge in popularity worldwide. This event was the creation of Australian Sideshow legend Mr Shep Huntly and the collaboration with FedUni-Live occurred with the support of FedUni-Live staff member Rex Hardware – both were former students at University of Ballarat in the 1980’s and saw the chance to create a unique opportunity for students, performers and audiences to share in this Festival at Ballarat’s magnificently restored 1870’s Mechanics Institute in Ballarat.
Thursday May 21 – Opening Night Cabaret!
Friday May 22 – 2 Special One Hour Shows
Saturday May 23 – 2 Special One Hour Shows
The events are produced completely live by Fed Uni’s Live Production students doing lighting, sound, vision and production management roles as part of their training toward a career in the entertainment industry.
Here are some LIVE videos as produced and Webcast by the Student Team!
Recorded live at The 1869 Ballaarat Mechanics’ Institute: (https://ballaratmi.org.au) For the WORLD SIDESHOW FESTIVAL: (http://www.worldsideshowfestival.com) on Saturday 23rd May 2015 by Federation University Australia: Diploma/ Advanced Diploma of Live Production students (http://www.fedunilive.net) LIVE CREW CREDITS:
2nd YEAR MANAGEMENT POSITIONS: See Youtube individual crew credits for each act –
PRODUCTION MANAGER Danielle Barrett
PRODUCTION MANAGER John Irving
ARCHIVES / LOGISTICS MANAGER Markus Middling
ARCHIVES / LOGISTICS MANAGER Zac Williamson
ARCHIVES / LOGISTICS MANAGER Jakob Panosh
LIGHTING MANAGER Max Kiley
VISION MANAGER Lilli Mae Chester
VISION MANAGER Linda Godber
AUDIO MANAGER Matthew Bandy
AUDIO MANAGER Lance Rudat
1st YEAR OPERATIONAL POSITIONS: See Youtube individual crew credits for each act –
Sam Gooday – Samantha Hockley – Octavia Bradshaw – Shan McPhee – Jack Cerchi – Sam McColl – Michelle May – Hayden Barker – Jackson Cartledge – Anissa Brown – Micheal Walsh – Jake Reddick – Jack Bradshaw – Dylan Volk
TEACHING, ASSESSMENT, SUPERVISION & TECH SUPPORT
Rex HARDWARE, Jef HAMMERSLEY, Jarrod FERGUSON, Jarrod WATT,
Felicity HOARE, Paul DEMUNK, Bek VARCOE, Jason HOWES
Arts Academy Federation University Australia