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EVENT: DAVID HARE’S BERLIN/WALL

A longstanding symbol of separation, convention, protection and suggested menace, the ‘wall’ forms the foundation for famed playwright David Hare’s two vignettes, to be read … Read more

Rallying round to save Sydney Ferries

The fight for Sydney’s waterways is on in earnest, with a group of commuters and ferry workers rallying against the possible privatisation of Sydney Ferries … Read more

CALLING ALL ARTISTS: SERIAL SPACE WANTS YOU

Some cash dollars, a pile of bricks to briefly call your own, café Giulia’s galaxy-sized menu of goodies just round the corner … sounds like … Read more

THE YOUNG FRESH FELLOWS – I THINK THIS IS

The Young Fresh Fellows, twenty-five year stalwarts of Seatle’s indie scene, are a certain kind of eclectic rock band, which is both their biggest strength … Read more

SYDNEY YOUTH WRITING COMPETITION

With signature words ‘rock’ and ‘shadow’, it seems possible that 2009’s Sydney Youth Writing competition is at risk of being flooded with some superhero-heavy stories. … Read more

OPERA: BAROQUE MASTERPIECES

Luke Gabbedy (Aeneas) and Yvonne Kenny (Dido) in Opera Australia's 'Dido and Aeneas'  SW09  Branco Gaica 25.6.2009 (527) As the indisputably greatest exponents of the Baroque style, Handel and Purcell are perennial favourites on the opera circuit, second only to the standard romantic … Read more

TALK: EXTREMOPHILES & EXOPLANETS

BY KATE BRITTON While the Sydney property market is shrinking by the day, the intergalactic market is expanding to include such unlikely abodes as pure … Read more

Love at Cumbersome corner – Barbie – ep 24

In the Indian diner two blocks down from Cumbersome corner, Nandita picks up her razor. Beneath the plasma TV displaying Indian cricketers cricketing in South … Read more

EVENT: RENEGADE CLAY

Clay misbehaving forms the crux of Renegade Clay, a most unusual set of events taking place in the CBD this week and next. You … Read more

Love at Cumbersome corner – blame it on the Sunshine – ep 23

On Monday June 29, the Rabbitos are playing the Knights at Energy Australia stadium. Michael Janson leans forward willing Mad-Dog McDougall into the clear, Michael’s … Read more