Entertainment

Feb02

Gaybies: Growing up in a rainbow family

POSTED ON // Monday, 02 February 2015 Written by // Garrett Bithell

Gaybies: Growing up in a rainbow family

Helpmann Award-winning director Dean Bryant’s latest production tells the story of children raised in same-sex families, including actor Georgia Scott. They both speak to Garrett Bithell about Gaybies, which is set to seriously shake up the same-sex marriage debate. 

Feb02

Best of the fest: Brisbane Queer Film Festival 2015

POSTED ON // Monday, 02 February 2015 Written by // Andrew Shaw

Best of the fest: Brisbane Queer Film Festival 2015

Brisbane Queer Film Festival’s Shannon King shares her top five films of this year’s festival, which is part of the inaugural Melt festival.

Feb01

Sexy comedy smash 'Cock' gets Sydney debut at the Old Fitz

POSTED ON // Sunday, 01 February 2015 Written by // Garrett Bithell

Sexy comedy smash 'Cock' gets Sydney debut at the Old Fitz

The new managers of the Old Fitzroy Theatre are getting into the Mardi Gras spirit with the Sydney premiere of Mike Bartlett’s sexy play, Cock. At the centre of the show is actor Michael Whalley, who speaks to Garrett Bithell.

 

Jan31

Review: The Unspoken Word is Joe

POSTED ON // Saturday, 31 January 2015 Written by // Veronica Hannon

Review: The Unspoken Word is Joe

The Unspoken Word is Joe is the latest production from Melbourne-based director Declan Greene and it doesn't disappoint, writes Veronica Hannon.

Jan30

Hats Off 2015 line-up revealed

POSTED ON // Friday, 30 January 2015 Written by // Reg Domingo

Hats Off 2015 line-up revealed

The line-up for this year’s Hats Off! has been unveiled and it’s a smorgasbord of stars from Australia’s musical theatre, cabaret and live performance industries.

Jan29

Catherine Alcorn brings a taste of Bette Midler to Melt Festival

POSTED ON // Thursday, 29 January 2015 Written by // Andrew Shaw

Catherine Alcorn brings a taste of Bette Midler to Melt Festival

Catherine Alcorn is bringing the spirit of Bette Midler to Brisbane for the Melt festival, and she shared her thoughts on the Divine Miss M with Andrew Shaw. 

Jan29

Magda Szubanski added to SBS’s Mardi Gras line-up

POSTED ON // Thursday, 29 January 2015 Written by // Reg Domingo

Magda Szubanski added to SBS’s Mardi Gras line-up

Australian comedy legend Magda Szubanski will join comedian Tom Ballard and reporter Patrick Abboud in hosting SBS’s broadcast of the 2015 Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras.

Jan29

'Club Swizzle' season extended after rave reviews

POSTED ON // Thursday, 29 January 2015 Written by // Garrett Bithell

'Club Swizzle' season extended after rave reviews

Following rave reviews and packed houses Sydney Opera House today announced a month-long extension of variety show Club Swizzle. The season will now run until Sunday, March 15.