A Curious Arcade - by Imaginary Theatre
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A Curious Arcade - by Imaginary Theatre

Date & time
Wed 16 to Sun 20 Sep 2020
Add to Calendar 2020-09-16 10:00 2020-09-21 10:00 Australia/Brisbane A Curious Arcade - by Imaginary Theatre Prepare to be intrigued by peculiar storytelling machines in this century-old arcade exhibit. These elaborate gold coin-operated machines are the creations of virtuosic Australian inventor Celeste Mackellan, an obscure figure who disappeared in 1929 along with the mechanical curiosities she built. Fascinated by Mackellan’s mysterious disappearance, an international consortium of collectors and creatives from Imaginary Theatre are slowly working to locate, extract and lovingly restore her machines to their former glory. At <em>A Curious Arcade</em>, you can experience these mechanical wonders as they tell timeless stories that surprise and delight. Dates: Wednesday-Sunday only Times: 11.30am-5pm Location: Turbine Platform Brisbane Powerhouse, 119 Lamington Street, New Farm
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Age

Suitable for all ages.

Cost

Free

Prepare to be intrigued by peculiar storytelling machines in this century-old arcade exhibit.

These elaborate gold coin-operated machines are the creations of virtuosic Australian inventor Celeste Mackellan, an obscure figure who disappeared in 1929 along with the mechanical curiosities she built.

Fascinated by Mackellan’s mysterious disappearance, an international consortium of collectors and creatives from Imaginary Theatre are slowly working to locate, extract and lovingly restore her machines to their former glory.

At A Curious Arcade, you can experience these mechanical wonders as they tell timeless stories that surprise and delight.

Dates: Wednesday-Sunday only

Times: 11.30am-5pm

Location: Turbine Platform

Bookings

No bookings required.

Venue

Brisbane Powerhouse, 119 Lamington Street, New Farm

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