Entertainment

Jan24

Review: After Dinner

POSTED ON // Saturday, 24 January 2015 Written by // Veronica Hannon

Review: After Dinner

Written in 1998, Andrew Bovell’s After Dinner still packs plenty of punch more than two decades later, writes Veronica Hannon.

Jan23

'Day For Night' is back at Performance Space for Mardi Gras

POSTED ON // Friday, 23 January 2015 Written by // Garrett Bithell

'Day For Night' is back at Performance Space for Mardi Gras

Performance Space is inviting us to immerse ourselves in a weekend of live art with the cream of the queer crop - a gathering of artists curated by Jeff Khan (Artistic Director, Performance Space) and Emma Price (The Kingpins), scored in collaboration with leading electronic musicians Stereogamous (Paul Mac and Jonny Seymour). That's right - Day For Night is back, running from 20 - 22 February at Carriageworks.

Jan23

Pauline Pantsdown and Paul Mac lead Queer Thinking line-up for Mardi Gras

POSTED ON // Friday, 23 January 2015 Written by // Garrett Bithell

Pauline Pantsdown and Paul Mac lead Queer Thinking line-up for Mardi Gras

Political provocateur Simon Hunt, the man behind Pauline Pantsdown, and music mainstay Paul Mac have been added to the line-up for the annual Queer Thinking seminar at Seymour Centre on Saturday 21 February 2015.

Jan23

Watch: Mardi Gras Film Festival trailer

POSTED ON // Friday, 23 January 2015 Written by // Cec Busby

Watch: Mardi Gras Film Festival trailer

Earlier this year Queer Screen put a call out for members of the community to take part in the trailer for the annual Mardi Gras Film Festival, with the notion of bringing their favourite movie lines to life.

Jan23

Cult Japanese author Murakami waxes lyrical on same-sex marriage

POSTED ON // Friday, 23 January 2015 Written by // Cec Busby

Cult Japanese author Murakami waxes lyrical on same-sex marriage

Popular Japanese author Haruki Murakami has revealed his support for same-sex marriage on a temporary website, ‘Mr Murakami's Place’ which he opened last week.

Jan23

Cucumber airs in UK as Russell T Davies calls for more male nudity on TV

POSTED ON // Friday, 23 January 2015 Written by // Andrew Shaw

Cucumber airs in UK as Russell T Davies calls for more male nudity on TV

The man who created Queer as Folk and revived the Dr Who franchise says there isn’t enough male nudity on TV.

Jan22

Transparent, Laverne Cox and Pride top the nominations for GLAAD Media Awards

POSTED ON // Thursday, 22 January 2015 Written by // Cec Busby

Transparent, Laverne Cox and Pride top the nominations for GLAAD Media Awards

The nominations of the 26th annual GLAAD Media Awards have been announced and the nominees include Transparent, The Fosters and How to Get Away with Murder.

Jan21

Irish drag sensation Panti Bliss heads down under for Mardi Gras

POSTED ON // Wednesday, 21 January 2015 Written by // Cec Busby

Irish drag sensation Panti Bliss heads down under for Mardi Gras

Ireland's drag queen extraordinaire, Panti Bliss, is headed to Sydney for Mardi Gras to perform her smash hit comedy show, High Heels in Low Places.