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Vincent (W.A.). Council

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Works: 87 works in 88 publications in 1 language and 87 library holdings
Genres: Periodicals  Interviews  Short films  Maps  Comedy films  Anecdotes  Humor  Tourist maps 
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Arts in Vincent by Vincent (W.A.)( Visual )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arts in Vincent is an oral history project capturing in short videos, the stories of six prominent contributors to the arts community who are Vincent residents, or who have grown up in what is now the City of Vincent - Jenny Davis OAM - actor and Agelink Theatre founder ; Lorenna Grant - sculptural artist ; Michael Loney - actor ; Jimmy Murphy - musician and Funk Club founder, and City of Vincent Councillor ; Barry Strickland - writer, documentary film maker, consultant in the arts and festival founder ; Briony Stewart - children's author and illustrator. Helena Cohen-Robertson of Know Your Nation, was commissioned to create the five minute videos -- City of Vincent website (viewed 7 March 2018)
Interview with Gerri Box in 2019 by Geraldine Box( Visual )

1 edition published in 2019 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Geraldine (Gerri) Box, a nurse, born in 1949, shared her life story, growing up in rural New South Wales. Gerri thinks she always knew her identity but couldn't name it, 'lesbian' and 'gay' were not common terms heard in the 1950s and 1960s. Gerri talks about dating men but the relationships felt nothing more than friendship. She knew the minute she was gay when she met her first partner at the nursing quarters in Darwin. She talks how she and her then partner visited Perth en route to Southeast Asia in 1974 but stayed on instead. She describes the lesbian scene in Perth in the 1970s, CAMP (Campaign Against Moral Persecution) was running. The closest she got to political involvement with other lesbians were the Reclaim The Night marches, where women marched through Northbridge in aid of safety on the street. She talks about being careful at workplace and even getting a bank loan could be a struggle as it was still illegal for men to have sex with other men. She talks about the importance of joining GALSWA and meeting her partner there in 2000
Interview with Deb Barnes in 2019 by Debra Catherine Barnes( Visual )

1 edition published in 2019 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Debra (Deb) Barnes, a teacher, born in Daylesford in Victoria in 1962, shared her life story, growing up in Perth as a teenager, her struggle with her sexuality and her journey as a lesbian. Deb talks about her relationship with her father and family, her ex-husband, her partners and her working life as a lesbian. She talks about how joining GALSWA choir was a difficult decision, as it meant she has to be prepared to come out in public about being "gay". However, she met her partner after joining the Choir has changed her life by providing great opportunities and personal growth
Town of Vincent : access & facilities guide : your guide for walking, cycling and using public transport in the Town of Vincent by Western Australia( )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Researching and conserving your heritage place : some useful tips and resources by Vincent (W.A.)( Book )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Interview with Briony Stewart in 2017 by Briony Stewart( Recording )

1 edition published in 2017 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Briony outlines her date, place of birth; speaks of home in North Perth; parents' heritage (mother Scottish, father Japanese); multicultural nature of North Perth; early interest in storytelling and drawing; education (North Perth Primary School, Perth Modern School, Curtin - double degree, fine arts and creative writing); writing (Kumiko children's book); travel to China; winning Writing WA competition; attending festival Queensland (met other writers and illustrators); DCA grant related to May Gibbs Children's Literature Trust Melbourne; sequels to Kumiko books; speaking at festivals, workshops. Briony speaks of camaraderie in WA writing scene (advice from Tim Winton, Shaun Tan); children's book industry in Australia; how creative process works
Swing in seven( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A year after his divorce, Mohan Surendran wants to return to the social scene, but is keen to try something new. Some of Mo's friends suggest he take up Lindy Hop Swing Dance; a unique dance style that has its roots in jazz music of the 1930s and 40s swing big band era. Perth's Lindy Hop Swing scene is one of the strongest in Australia, with dancers of international renown teaching out of North Perth Town Hall. Despite having no dance experience beyond backyard raves, Mo decides to take the plunge and enrols in a seven lesson beginner's course. We follow Mo through his discovery of this quirky and vibrant swing scene and explore its music, fashion, and Lindy Hop dancers
The dogs of Vincent by Lis Hoffman( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Filmed largely at the dog excercise area at the south side of Britannia Road Reserve, Leederville - this film includes interviews with dog owners from the area who discuss the social and emotional benefits of keeping dogs
Young heart( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Meet Mr Vince Winterbourne (played by Brodie McLennan) an 82 year old Leederville resident who has led a sad and lonely life. With many life changing circumstances such as his wife dying, his only son moving away overseas, and worse a heart problem which leads to hospital Vince is a changed man. However things change for the better for Vince. Vince is given a new heart, but this is not just any heart, this heart is from a much younger man ... an adrenaline junkie. Through a day in the life of Vince, through interviews with his friends around the Leederville area we witness Vince's transformation to his new youthful lifestyle. Taking on such youthful pursuits as skateboarding, football and dancing. Young Heart is a light hearted, entertaining story with a twist that you will not expect
Interview with Peta Lee in 2019 by Peta Lee( Visual )

1 edition published in 2019 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Peta Lee discusses her experience singing at the Perth Blues Club. She is WA's premier exponent of the raw rhythm and blues vocal styles pioneered by many female singers in the 1940s and 50s. With her regular backing band The Vibrolators, she is a key proponent of the jump blues style, performing regularly around Perth and having toured around Australia and appearing at all major blues festivals across the country. The Perth Blues Club took up residency at the Charles Hotel in the early 1990s and the Charles has been home to the blues in Perth ever since
Three old ducks by Luke Martin( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Three ladies gather for a cup of tea at the cottage in Venables Park, Leederville
Interview with Jenny Davis in 2017 by Jenny Davis( Recording )

1 edition published in 2017 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Jenny mentions her date (1949), place of birth (Surrey UK); childhood recollections; interest in history; early introduction to books, theatre, museums, art galleries; her parents; schooling (Woking Girls Grammar, school captain); attending Central School of Speech and Drama; teacher's diploma. Jenny describes her career (teaching, acting, writing (ABC Radio schools radio program); husband's work and illness; rise of WAAPA, Fringe. Mentions working with Tim Minchin; advising young actors; Youth Theatre, Agelink theatre; tours around WA, Australia, overseas; plays (Pocket full of Memories, Captive Wives, Dear Heart, Coming Home - Anzac Cottage); awards (Senior of the Year Champion, Order of Australia, WA Women's Hall of Fame)
Frenschippe : bizness boiz( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

"A quirky tale of two oddball teenage boys who find themselves in need of jobs to pay for tickets to a travelling science show"--Linkedin website
Blind daters by Adrian McFarlane( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Blind daters is filmed outside the Luna Cinema, Oxford Street Leederville and is about two people waiting for their blind dates; it includes shots of the exterior of Luna Cinema and street around
Interview with Tara John in 2019 by Tara John( Visual )

1 edition published in 2019 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Tara discuss her time as a bartender at the Hyde Park Hotel for ten years from 1999 to 2009. Tara John is a musician and graduate of the Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts. She was a core member of Schvendes throughout the band's lifespan. Tara has subsequently performed with a number of other local musicians including Lucy Peach, Joni and the Moon and as part of Abbe May's Gospel Choir. Located on the corner of Bulwer and Fitzgerald Streets in North Perth, throughout the 1990s the Hyde Park Hotel fostered a thriving grass roots music community with local bands playing an eclectic mix of music from punk and rock to hip-hop, dance music and experimental electronica
Blue drag( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A morose advertising executive has an unexpected romance with a potential client
Spaghetti in the suburbs( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The Re Store is a family owned and run business started by Fremantle born John Re in 1936, selling European food which was lacking in Perth at the time
Interview with Marion Granich in 2019 by Marion Granich( Visual )

1 edition published in 2019 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Marion Granich discusses her experience as an administrator at the North Perth Ethnic Music Centre which was located in the North Perth Town Hall's Lesser Hall. The Centre was set up by musician Linsey Pollock in 1982. His vision was for a community arts organisation that celebrated the diverse cultural roots of the many communities in Perth's inner city suburbs. Throughout the 1980s and 1990s, the North Perth Ethnic Music Centre offered music, educational programs and performance events, including the signature Friday night Café Folklorico, until relocating to Fremantle in 1996 where it became known as Kulcha
Town of Vincent news( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The disappearance( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Alex, fondly known as "Birdman", is a familiar sight on the streets of Perth, and is one of the last remaining city eccentrics. Part of Alex's eccentricity is the relationship with his pet Corella. A short film portrait of a local identity but also of a man's grief for the loss of his only companion in the world
 
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