Congenial and sentimental, A Special Day pays homage to Ettore Scola’s Oscar-nominated film Una Giornata Particolare, with excellent performances and likeable, high-spirited allure.
There is no doubt that even some 65 years after its triumphant opening on Broadway, South Pacific still captivates audiences, and retains a lot of its relevance about race, prejudice and the futility of war and the power of love.
The Illusionists 2.0 offers a profusion of illusion inventiveness and a quantity of big laughs. Unlike its predecessor, this new show doesn't belong in the top ranks of magical fare but, it contains enough thrills, charm, and warmth to make it a solid family entertainment.
The Force of Destiny is a dark tale of love and honour, indecision and revenge, disastrous moments and missed chances.
Contemporary classical music adds to the mix of cutting edge new music in Australia in a profound way; as a high art genre it articulates Australia’s cultural make up and the epoch but also feeds into other art forms such as film, theatre, dance, and opera through to various media.