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Richard 3 | Bell Shakespeare

Mon, 24 Apr 2017

One of Shakespeare's History plays, and the fourth longest in the entire canon, Richard III is a tricky piece and has the potential to just become a mass of talking heads coupled with bloody ch...

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Aladdin | Disney Theatrical Productions

Mon, 24 Apr 2017

Where The Lion King was an entirely original theatrical reimagining of the film, this stage version of Aladdin wholeheartedly embraces its cartoonish origins, and frequently resembles an extravagant pa...

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Swan Lake | The Shanghai Ballet

Sun, 23 Apr 2017

This version of Swan Lake rocks the scale on the swan meter and delivers great bang for buck when it comes to the serene, precise beauty of swans en ma...

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Three Little Words | Melbourne Theatre Company

Sun, 23 Apr 2017

And when that big shiny stage starts spinning, the whole thing feels very much like one of those cheesy TV comedy-dramas so popular with nice urban fa...

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Untapped | RAW Dance

Thu, 20 Apr 2017

RAW Dance in association with QPAC have brought their newest offering to the Cremorne Theatre – Untapped, a high energy dance show full of fun-loving and ever smiling young da...

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2017 Byron Bay Bluesfest

Thu, 20 Apr 2017

Over the years I have got in any way possible but this year I hit my pinnacle – being invited to write for the festival that spawned my love of blues and roots. Way to go, Wo...

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Kinky Boots

Tue, 18 Apr 2017

Based on a true story, Kinky Boots is a wonderful tale that has been previously told through film and now comes to life on the st...

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It's Got To Be Perfect | Anna Morris

Mon, 17 Apr 2017

It’s not every day you get invited to a wedding. Even stranger is when you know neither: the Bride, Groom nor any other gu...

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Raw Comedy National Grand Final 2017

Mon, 17 Apr 2017

Former tightrope walker Zack Dyer has won the national open mic comedy competition, Raw Comedy 2017 – and a spot at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe later this ye...

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Bengal Tiger at the Baghdad Zoo | Mad March Hare and Red Line Productions

Sun, 16 Apr 2017

The marvellous Maggie Dence behind a fence in fine feline form plays the titular tiger in Bengal Tiger at the Baghdad Zo...

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Man vs Meth | Simon Hughes

Sun, 16 Apr 2017

Addiction is no laughing matter, but we all know that people in the throes of addiction can do some pretty funny things. It's this angle that Simon Hughes taps into in his show, Man vs Me...

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RocKwiz Live! Another Really, Really Good Friday

Sat, 15 Apr 2017

Fans are advised to ‘never meet your heroes’ so I worried a little about seeing RocKwiz live; would it seem too staged? Too slow and lo...

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The Ball Room

Sat, 15 Apr 2017

Play is the the highest form of research, according to Einstein, and Plato said: Do not keep children to their studies by compulsion but by pl...

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White Rabbit, Red Rabbit

Fri, 14 Apr 2017

I found this a deeply rich and satisfying theatrical experience indeed.

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Parasites Lost | Alanta Colley

Wed, 12 Apr 2017

Holed up in a dingy hotel with only a bucket for company, the sole comfort for sick backpackers is they know their suffering will make a funny story one da...

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The Rasputin Affair | Ensemble Theatre

Tue, 11 Apr 2017

This is an extremely funny play, at turns satirical and wilfully silly in the extreme, ultimately bordering on farce, as these four rather loopy characters scheme and snipe and fret and fawn over each other in anticipation of Rasputin’s ar...

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A-K | Sam Simmons

Mon, 10 Apr 2017

When Sam Simmons arrives on stage trilling like a choir boy wearing a ruffle he’s stolen from a drag queen, you might assume we’re in for another one of his absurdist prop strewn shows. But surprisingly, there are no bread shoes, no tacos being smashed on his bare ch...

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The Popular Mechanicals | Sydney Theatre Company

Sun, 9 Apr 2017

Taking Bottom the weaver and his fellow gormless tradies with dreams of amateur theatrical stardom, playwrights Keith Robinson and Tony Taylor imagine what they got up to between the scenes of A Midsummer Night’s Dr...

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The Australian Ukulele Show

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Whilst reviewing the Bluesfest this year, I was afforded the opportunity to take some time out to talk with Vic and Allan from the Brisbane-based band, The Australian Ukulele Sh...

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2016 Sidney Myer Performing Arts Awards

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Creativity, innovation and determination have been rewarded in the annual Sidney Myer Performing Arts Awards.

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Bengal Tiger at the Baghdad Zoo | Mad March Hare and Red Line Productions
The marvellous Maggie Dence behind a fence in fine feline form plays the titular tiger in Bengal Tiger at the Baghdad Zoo....
Kinky Boots
Based on a true story, Kinky Boots is a wonderful tale that has been previously told through film and now comes to life on...
Three Little Words | Melbourne Theatre Company
And when that big shiny stage starts spinning, the whole thing feels very much like one of those cheesy TV comedy-dramas so...
It's Got To Be Perfect | Anna Morris
It’s not every day you get invited to a wedding. Even stranger is when you know neither: the Bride, Groom nor any other gue...
Raw Comedy National Grand Final 2017
Former tightrope walker Zack Dyer has won the national open mic comedy competition, Raw Comedy 2017 – and a spot at the Edi...