Entertainment

Sep15

Art and About 2014 – bringing art to the people

POSTED ON // Monday, 15 September 2014 Written by // Garrett Bithell

Art and About 2014 – bringing art to the people

An initiative of the City of Sydney, Art and About brings art out of the galleries and directly to the people. Lord Mayor Clover Moore, a passionate supporter of public art, speaks to Garrett Bithell about the 2014 festival.

Sep14

The Glass Menagerie: A fresh take on an old classic at Belvoir

POSTED ON // Sunday, 14 September 2014 Written by // Garrett Bithell

 The Glass Menagerie: A fresh take on an old classic at Belvoir

Belvoir’s next upstairs production is Tennessee Williams’s revered memory play, The Glass Menagerie, with Pamela Rabe and Luke Mullins starring as Amanda and Tom, writes Garrett Bithell.

Sep13

How to Keep an Alien: the perils of international relationships

POSTED ON // Saturday, 13 September 2014 Written by // Andrew Shaw

How to Keep an Alien: the perils of international relationships

Irish playwright and actor Sonya Kelly talks about her Brisbane Festival show, How to Keep an Alien, which tells the true story of how her relationship with Australian Kate got tied up in Irish red tape. 

Sep12

Brisbane Festival 2014 offers an eclectic mix of surprises

POSTED ON // Friday, 12 September 2014 Written by // Andrew Shaw

Brisbane Festival 2014 offers an eclectic mix of surprises

This year’s Brisbane Festival has Philip Glass, Orlando and a theatre show performed on three treadmills. Here’s some of what’s on offer in 2014…

Sep11

WATCH: Sara Gilbert's bed of nails dare turns to 'live' pregnancy confession

POSTED ON // Thursday, 11 September 2014 Written by // Sabine Brix

WATCH: Sara Gilbert's bed of nails dare turns to 'live' pregnancy confession

What began as a dare to lie on a bed of nails quickly turned into a confession as Sara Gilbert was forced to admit she was pregnant during her TV show the Talk.

Sep11

US: New study finds Hollywood rife with homophobia

POSTED ON // Thursday, 11 September 2014 Written by // Cec Busby

US: New study finds Hollywood rife with homophobia

5,700 members of Hollywood’s leading actor’s union have been surveyed to discover if homophobia and discrimination still exist for LGBTI actors.

Sep11

Sandra Bernhard announces Australian tour for 2015

POSTED ON // Thursday, 11 September 2014 Written by // Sabine Brix

Sandra Bernhard announces Australian tour for 2015

Acclaimed comedian Sandra Bernhard is bringing her live show “Sandyland” to Australia in 2015.

Sep11

"Lady Gaga having sex with Suzi Quatro" – Rawr Vanity on their unique sound

POSTED ON // Thursday, 11 September 2014 Written by // Andrew Shaw

Jess, Carly, Wacey and Matt from electro-rock band Rawr Vanity describe their unique sound, musical influences, and gear up for their upcoming performance at Brisbane Pride's Fair Day.