Entertainment

Apr21

Ruth Rogers-Wright pays homage to Nina Simone in Black Diva Power

POSTED ON // Tuesday, 21 April 2015 Written by // Rachel Cook

Ruth Rogers-Wright pays homage to Nina Simone in Black Diva Power

While many claim the title of diva, few compare to the legendary Nina Simone. Rachel Cook speaks with singer Ruth Rogers-Wright about her show Nina Simone – Black Diva Power, which is her personal homage to the late great singer. 

Apr20

Guy Sebastian shines at Amsterdam Eurovision showcase

POSTED ON // Monday, 20 April 2015 Written by // Ron Hughes

Guy Sebastian shines at Amsterdam Eurovision showcase

Guy Sebastian has begun his tilt at the Eurovision Song Contest by performing live in Amsterdam.

Apr20

High Country Harvest gives foodies the chance to win delicious dinner prize

POSTED ON // Monday, 20 April 2015

High Country Harvest gives foodies the chance to win delicious dinner prize

In celebration of High Country Harvest, foodies will have the chance to win a dinner for two at all nine of the region's The Age Good Food Guide-scored restaurants.

Apr20

Glee star Darren Criss steps into Hedwig’s shoes

POSTED ON // Monday, 20 April 2015 Written by // Cec Busby

Glee star Darren Criss steps into Hedwig’s shoes

Darren Criss, best known for his role as Blane on popular TV show Glee has stepped into the nine inch platforms vacated by John Cameron Mitchell to play Hedwig in the Broadway musical Hedwign and the Angry Inch.

Apr20

Review: Endgame

POSTED ON // Monday, 20 April 2015 Written by // Veronica Hannon

Review: Endgame

James Joyce and Samuel Beckett, two of Ireland’s greatest writers, both left the country of their birth as young men and never went back. The self-declared exiles were also lifelong friends. Their genius is writ large in sublime productions gracing the stages on both sides of Hickson Road as part of the Sydney Theatre Company’s 2015 season.

Apr19

Luisa Omielan brings comedy smash What Would Beyonce Do? to Sydney

POSTED ON // Sunday, 19 April 2015 Written by // Garrett Bithell

Luisa Omielan brings comedy smash What Would Beyonce Do? to Sydney

UK comic of the moment Luisa Omielan is bringing her break-out hit show, What Would Beyonce Do?, to Sydney this week. 

Apr18

The Wizard of Oz, re-imagined at Belvoir

POSTED ON // Saturday, 18 April 2015 Written by // Garrett Bithell

The Wizard of Oz, re-imagined at Belvoir

After polarising productions of Hedda Gabler and Oedipus Rex last year, Belvoir are letting director Adena Jacobs loose on The Wizard of Oz.

Apr14

How do you write great sex? Queer poet Dosh Luckwell explains...

POSTED ON // Tuesday, 14 April 2015 Written by // Rachel Cook

How do you write great sex? Queer poet Dosh Luckwell explains...

Queermance, Australia’s Queer Literary Festival, brings writers, readers and publishers together to network, discuss and celebrate queer relationships in fiction. Rachel Cook speaks with poet and performance artist, Dosh Luckwell, about what it is to write about sex.