ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT

EXHIBITION: FEAR AND MIGHT BY LEAH FRASER

BY LISA LERKENFELDT A limb exposed amongst fauna, hair replaced by foliage, ocean deep eyes. The subjects of Sydney painter Leah Fraser possess a magnetic … Read more

AUDI FESTIVAL OF GERMAN FILMS

Berlin has worked hard to get where she is. After years of combing her hair into a quiff and impressing the cool kids with her … Read more

EXHIBITION: NAM BANG!

It’s been 34 years since the explosive end of the Vietnam War. The powerful effects continue to reverberate to this day, as Nam Bang! at … Read more

JERRY SPRINGER THE OPERA

With its histrionics, high-pitched hullabaloos and multitude of fat ladies, the Jerry Springer talk show was practically custom built for operatic reincarnation. It smashed the … Read more

RACE TO WITCH MOUNTAIN

Jack Bruno’s day radically changes when two strange teenagers get into his cab. Seth and Sarah are from outer space and have a mission to … Read more

SmARTarts gets clever in Chippendale

It’s a good time to be young. Sydney’s annual youth arts and cultural festival, SmARTarts is set to light up Pine St and its surrounding … Read more

LUCIE THORNE – BLACK ACROSS THE FIELD

It will surprise many to hear that Black Across the Field is Lucie Thorne’s fifth album. Not because it doesn’t sound like an accomplished work … Read more

THE VEILS – SUN GANGS

New Zealand’s The Veils have been through a few line-up changes in their time, but Finn Andrew’s gravelly song-writing has held the show together. Sun … Read more

OPERA: WERTHER

As the finale to the 2009 summer season, Opera Australia presents its 1997 production of Jules Massenet’s opera Werther, which is based on the wildly … Read more

EVERMORE – TRUTH OF THE WORLD (Welcome to the Show)

If one were to pick the most startling change in direction for a band of late, it would be this record from Evermore. Here is … Read more