ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT

EXHIBITION: FIVE YEARS OF FABULOUS

BY KOMI SELLATHURAI   Terrence Stamp was spot on when he said, ‘that’s just what this country needs: a cock in a frock on a rock’ … Read more

THEATRE: TAKE ME OUT

BY LACHLAN JOBBINS This outstanding production is the Sydney premiere of the Tony Award-winning play. Set in a baseball team locker room over the course … Read more

THEATRE: HOLIDAY

BY ANGELA BENNETTS Holiday doesn’t have a destination. But it is about departure. The tiny leaves of absence we take from the needle and pinch … Read more

THEATRE: AS BEES IN HONEY DROWN

BY ANDREW SMALL   Among the offerings in this year’s Mardis Gras Festival bouquet is the Australian premiere of As Bees in Honey Drown, a … Read more

MUSICAL: BUDDY

BY TRISCHELLE ROBERTS The latest rock musical to hit Australia is based on the life and music of Buddy Holly. Now in its 19th year, … Read more

PERFORMANCE: JUSTIN BOND IS CLOSE TO YOU

BY TRISCHELLE ROBERTS Most of us are familiar with Justin Bond: he has graced our shores previously as the hilarious ‘Kiki’ of infamous cabaret duo, … Read more

MOVIE: THE SECRET LIFE OF BEES

A grown up and exceptional Dakota Fanning stars as the ‘unloveable’ Lily Owens- a virtually orphaned and emotionally scarred teenager who flees her abusive father … Read more

MOVIE: LAST CHANCE HARVEY

LAST CHANCE HARVEY Release date: 26 February 2009   Director and writer, Joel Hopkins has produced a slow-paced and predicable romantic comedy. Designed especially for a … Read more

Various Artists – Dark Was the Night

Dark Was the Night – Various Artists By Chris Peken This is an indie-music head’s wet dream. The 20th compilation in the Red Hot series … Read more

Beatsteaks – Limbo Messiah

Limbo Messiah – Beatsteaks by Aidan Roberts From the first screeching anthem on this boisterous record, those punk-rocking Germanians Beatsteaks affirm their ethos very clearly; … Read more