Entertainment

Jun30

Willie Nelson shows support for marriage equality

POSTED ON // Tuesday, 30 June 2015 Written by // Cec Busby

Willie Nelson shows support for marriage equality

Country music patriarch, Willie Nelson, has shown his support for marraige equality, releasing a bunch of pics to his 4 million plus Facebook followers declaring his support.

Jun29

Performance Space to present live portraits of top Australian dance artists

POSTED ON // Monday, 29 June 2015 Written by // Garrett Bithell

Performance Space to present live portraits of top Australian dance artists

Performance Space is presenting the world premiere of ON VIEW: Live Portraits by esteemed Australian choreographer Sue Healey.

Jun29

Declan Greene's hard-hitting look at oppression to open at Melbourne's Malthouse theatre

POSTED ON // Monday, 29 June 2015 Written by // Garrett Bithell

Declan Greene's hard-hitting look at oppression to open at Melbourne's Malthouse theatre

Opening at the Malthouse on July 18, I Am a Miracle takes a timely and hard-hitting look at oppression and the miscarriage of justice throughout the ages, raising the question in light of recent events – does history repeat itself?

Jun29

Finucane and Smith to embark on last Melbourne season of 'Glory Box'

POSTED ON // Monday, 29 June 2015 Written by // Garrett Bithell

Finucane and Smith to embark on last Melbourne season of 'Glory Box'

Revered cabaret house Finucane and Smith have been performing Glory Box to packed houses for over 10 years. But, due to their ever increasing international commitments, they will soon embark on their last season in Melbourne for many years.

Jun28

Stage fright: Inside the theatrical thriller 'Ghost Stories Live'

POSTED ON // Sunday, 28 June 2015 Written by // Cec Busby

Stage fright: Inside the theatrical thriller 'Ghost Stories Live'

Secrecy surrounds Jeremy Dyson’s acclaimed theatrical thriller Ghost Stories that not even the actors know what they’re in for. WAAPA graduate Aleks Mikic tells Cec Busby of what he knows.

Jun27

Review: Legends

POSTED ON // Saturday, 27 June 2015 Written by // Veronica Hannon

Review: Legends

Legends is a guilty pleasure. This show is about pure entertainment. Its aim is to pull back the red curtain on a world where bad behaviour makes for some good laughs. There is no getting around it. It’s not a great play. But it is a frothy, flashy vehicle for two terrific actors, and half the fun is being in the same room as them.

Jun26

GOMA to celebrate diverse Queensland artists with group show

POSTED ON // Friday, 26 June 2015 Written by // Garrett Bithell

GOMA to celebrate diverse Queensland artists with group show

GOMA Q is the first in a series of exhibitions that will profile the innovations and achievements of leading Queensland visual artists.

Jun26

Prolific British artist Ryan Gander featured at ACCA

POSTED ON // Friday, 26 June 2015 Written by // Garrett Bithell

Prolific British artist Ryan Gander featured at ACCA

One of Britain’s most prolific artists, Ryan Gander is known for creating playful, engaging works in a range of mediums, from installation, sculptures and photographs to performative lectures, publications, inventions and interventions.

Jun26

Sport for Jove tackling 'Of Mice and Men'

POSTED ON // Friday, 26 June 2015 Written by // Garrett Bithell

Sport for Jove tackling 'Of Mice and Men'

Written and adapted for the stage by Nobel Prize winning author John Steinbeck, Of Mice and Men is one of the finest pieces of polarising literature in history, serving as a striking indictment of how we treat our disenfranchised fringe dwellers, our migrant peoples and our most vulnerable citizens.

Jun23

Humphries passes torch to Ali McGregor and Eddie Perfect

POSTED ON // Tuesday, 23 June 2015 Written by // Ron Hughes

Humphries passes torch to Ali McGregor and Eddie Perfect

After a record Adelaide Cabaret Festival, Barry Humphries has passed on the artistic director torch to Ali McGregor and Eddie Perfect.