POSTED ON // Monday, 30 November 2015
Written by // Cec Busby
It seems uber drag queen Bianca Del Rio just can’t get enough of Australia. The superstar drag artist made famous by RuPaul’s Drag Race will be returning down under less than a year since selling out shows all around the country.
Four-time Grammy winner Sam Smith will bring his finely-tuned, emotion-filled vocals to bear on audiences around Australia this week, landing in Adelaide on Tuesday and followed by stints in Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane.
In October 1927, Virginia Woolf dipped her pen in ink and on a blank piece of paper wrote: Orlando: a Biography. She later acknowledged “No sooner had I done this than my body was flooded with rapture and my brain with ideas.” As it happens, there is much that is rapturous about Sarah Goodes’ production now playing in the Drama Theatre.
In 2015, Bangarra celebrates the 21st Anniversary of Ochres, the work that revealed the company to the world, with a season of nine performances at Australia’s largest contemporary multi-arts centre, Carriageworks.