Entertainment

Aug15

Passion for the Dance: American Ballet Theatre

POSTED ON // Friday, 15 August 2014 Written by // Alistair Sutton

Passion for the Dance: American Ballet Theatre

James Whiteside, Principal Dancer with American Ballet Theatre, speaks to Alistair Sutton about the company's historic visit to Australia in 2014 – and how he earned the nickname ‘the monkey’. 

Aug15

WATCH: Lady Gaga reads out lesbian fan's love letter

POSTED ON // Friday, 15 August 2014

WATCH: Lady Gaga reads out lesbian fan's love letter

A lesbian who wrote an impassioned fan letter to Lady Gaga explaining how she gained the courage to come out, while also professing her love for the singer, witnessed a live reading of the letter during Gaga's ArtRave concert in Vancouver.

Aug14

The three Madonnas strike a pose at Madame Tussauds in Sydney

POSTED ON // Thursday, 14 August 2014 Written by // Sabine Brix

The three Madonnas strike a pose at Madame Tussauds in Sydney

Madonna may not have performed in Australia for over twenty years, but fans can catch a glimpse of the Material Girl in the form of three wax figures on display at Madame Tussauds in Sydney.

Aug13

WATCH: Lesbian comic makes mockery of homophobic heckler in stand-up routine

POSTED ON // Wednesday, 13 August 2014 Written by // Sabine Brix

WATCH: Lesbian comic makes mockery of homophobic heckler in stand-up routine

Comedian Cameron Esposito has delivered a hilarious stand-up routine which makes a mockery of a homophobic heckler who attended one of her shows.

Aug13

Exploring identity through the work of a gay indigenous artist

POSTED ON // Wednesday, 13 August 2014 Written by // Stephen A. Russell

Exploring identity through the work of a gay indigenous artist

Peter Waples-Crowe is a gay Indigenous artist who has just been shortlisted for the prestigious Victorian Indigenous Art Awards. Stephen A. Russell talks to Waples-Crowe about his work and his journey to understand identity.  

Aug12

Baru Art presents HOMOSOCIAL

POSTED ON // Tuesday, 12 August 2014 Written by // Sabine Brix

Baru Art presents HOMOSOCIAL

Homosocial will receive a makeover this week when Baru Art take over the Secret Garden bar to assemble an installation which is set to redefine gender and challenge the patriarchy.

Aug12

US company signs on to produce popular web series The Horizon

POSTED ON // Tuesday, 12 August 2014 Written by // Cec Busby

US company signs on to produce popular web series The Horizon

The producers of popular gay web series The Horizon have announced they will partner with US multi-platform company New Frontiers to produce the fifth and sixth seasons of the show.

Aug12

New tour dates announced for Chelsea Handler

POSTED ON // Tuesday, 12 August 2014 Written by // Cec Busby

New tour dates announced for Chelsea Handler

US Comedian and talk-show host Chelsea Handler will be bringing her acclaimed stand-up show, Uganda Be Kidding Me to Australia in November and promoters, Live Nation, have announced a further Sydney date for the Opera House.

Aug12

Missy Higgins tour announced

POSTED ON // Tuesday, 12 August 2014 Written by // Cec Busby

Missy Higgins tour announced

Aussie singer/songwriter Missy Higgins is setting off on a national tour next month in support of her new album and companion book of essays, entitled OZ which is set-to drop in stores on September 19.

Aug12

Cole Porter classic Anything Goes returns to Sydney

POSTED ON // Tuesday, 12 August 2014 Written by // Cec Busby

Cole Porter classic Anything Goes returns to Sydney

The Tony award-winning musical Anything Goes will make a return to Sydney next year when Aussie theatre producer John Frost and Opera Australia Artistic Director Lyndon Terracini join forces for a new national production.