Darwin Festival is an international arts festival with a local heart. An integral part of our mission is to support the presentation of Northern Territory artists and performers. We proudly provide a high-profile national platform for local artists to showcase their talent alongside the best in current national and international touring work.

Opportunities for NT artists

Applications for Spotlight are now open! Spotlight is Darwin Festival’s engagement program for Northern Territory artists.

Click here to find out more. 

Australian and international artists

Darwin Festival is a fully curated event. We are passionate about connecting with the cultural and artistic diversity of our unique place. Send an email to you would like to get in touch to discuss future opportunities.



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