ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT

Booka Shade – The Sun & The Neon Light

The Sun & The Neon Light – Booka Shade By Aidan Roberts For all intents and purposes, German electro lads Booka Shade’s latest album offers … Read more

PERFORMANCE: PARADISE CITY

PREVIEW BY AMELIA GROOM A skater, a break-dancer, a BMX rider, an acrobat, a dancer and a fallen diva come together in a desolate urban … Read more

THEATRE: THE GREAT

PREVIEW BY AMELIA GROOM This is a playful and freewheeling re-imagining of the rise and reign of Catherine the Great of Russia, by Tony McNamara. … Read more

THEATRE: MY NAME IS RACHEL CORRIE

REVIEW BY SUNDAY FRANCIS-REISS In 2003, 23-year-old American Rachel Corrie was killed by a bulldozer, whilst defending the home of a Palestinian family. She was … Read more

Brett Dennan – So Much More

So Much More – Brett Dennan By Chris Peken Brett Dennan is instantly recognisable. Not because of his shaggy red hair, nor his headband, high-held … Read more

The Five O’Clock Heroes – Bend to the Breaks

Bend to the Breaks – The Five O’Clock Heroes By Chris Peken If you look sharp, and your aim is true, then there is a … Read more

PERFORMANCE: GATHERING GROUND

PREVIEW BY JASMINE MCLENNAN   A new initiative shines a new light on the highly stigmatised ‘Block’ in the heart of Redfern. Gathering Ground, a … Read more

MUSICAL: CHESS

REVIEW BY SUNDAY FRANCIS-REISS Think back to 1984 and radio hits like, One Night in Bangkok and I Know Him So Well. Both are highlights … Read more

GIG: THE NECKS

PREVIEW BY LACHLAN JOBBINS Their live performances have been described as minimalist, revolutionary, experimental, post-jazz, ambient, even mystical experiences. Australian cult band The Necks will … Read more

DANCE: NO SUCCESS LIKE FAILURE BY THE FONDUE SET

PREVIEW BY AMELIA GROOM The Fondue Set is a Sydney dance outfit that was formed in 2001 by Elizabeth Ryan, Jane McKerran and Emma Saunders. … Read more