Facade conservation and repair works: Over the next few weeks there will be intermittent noise in the La Trobe Reading Room while work is carried out on the external walls. More information


Arts triple bill

Wednesday 16 October 2013, 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Arts Reading Room
Level 2, Main entry, Swanston St
Has wheelchair access

Come to a free arts triple bill at the Library featuring music, ballet and ceramics.

  • The orchestra: percussion and orchestral diversity: a brief introduction to the percussion section of the orchestra by two puppet characters.
  • Nureyev: his complete Bell Telephone Hour performances featuring four live telecasts of ballet superstar Rudolf Nureyev, including performances from Flower Festival in Genzano, Le Corsaire, La Esmeralda and Swan Lake.
  • Gwyn Hanssen Pigott: a potters film: documentary about the Australian ceramic artist recognised for her series of still-life collections of porcelain vessels.

We screen music, dance and plays at the Library every second Wednesday. Bookings not required. Seating is limited, so come early!