Entertainment

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.

Apr17

Perfect powder: Gay Ski Week Queenstown is ready to put on a snow show

POSTED ON // Friday, 17 April 2015

Perfect powder: Gay Ski Week Queenstown is ready to put on a snow show

In the past few years Gay Ski Week Queenstown (Gay Ski Week QT) has grown to become one of the biggest Pride celebrations in the Southern Hemisphere Gay Ski Week QT event organiser Sally Whitewoods give us the lowdown on the 2015 festival.

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. 

Apr13

Must-see gay films at the Spanish Film Festival

POSTED ON // Monday, 13 April 2015 Written by // James Findlay

Must-see gay films at the Spanish Film Festival

The upcoming Spanish Film Festival has launched, with two films exploring gay lives.

Apr12

Review: Elektra/Orestes

POSTED ON // Sunday, 12 April 2015 Written by // Veronica Hannon

Review: Elektra/Orestes

An update of a Greek classic on a Spartan set marks the start of the chillier season for theatre-goers at Belvoir. Jada Alberts and Anne-Louise Sarks’ reimagining of Elektra is a contemporary re-telling of the story, with the emphasis on the domestic tragedy of the siblings and their patricidal mother.