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Pop to Popism @ Art Gallery of New South Wales

Pop to Popism @ Art Gallery of New South Wales

By Matt Akersten 19th Nov, 2014

Let Australia's most colourful, expansive and vibrant collection of Pop Art wash over you and you'll notice plenty of kitsch campness and queer sexuality in the mix.

Katy Perry @ Melbourne's Rod Laver Arena

Katy Perry @ Melbourne's Rod Laver Arena

By Matthew Harden 16th Nov, 2014

Katy Perry’s Prismatic World Tour takes you to somewhere like Disneyland, a place where only fun is suggested, and the characters seem a little unreal, even Katy herself, at times.

Mariah Carey @ Melbourne Rod Laver Arena5

Mariah Carey @ Melbourne Rod Laver Arena

By Michael Nguyen 8th Nov, 2014

"Carey literally teeters over and on every dramatic note, keeping you on the edge of your seat and hooked to the message in each word and note."

Cirque du Soleil's Totem @ Entertainment Quarter

Cirque du Soleil's Totem @ Entertainment Quarter

By Matthew D'Silva 2nd Nov, 2014

Cirque du Soleil is back! Totem engages the imagination and stimulates the senses with lights, sounds and terrifically talented bodies.

Handsome Devil @ The Butterfly Club

Handsome Devil @ The Butterfly Club

By Dean Arcuri 31st Oct, 2014

Be bedazzled by the comedy and comfortableness as Jamie Burgess looks at all things manly with a cocktail in one hand and a microphone in the other. With original music and a sequinned shirt don't miss out on the manly fabulousness.

Taylor Swift - 1989

Taylor Swift - 1989

By Paul Keevers 26th Oct, 2014

Taylor Swift's in full blown synth pop blast mode, having well and truly decided to play the pop megastar game full time.

Dangerfield Park @ La Boite Indie

Dangerfield Park @ La Boite Indie

By Tim Passmore 24th Oct, 2014

Contemporary gay life in the shadow of the 'homosexual panic' defence is pondered in La Boite's new offering from playwright Sven Swenson

Film: Pride2

Film: Pride

By Belinda Hazelton 19th Oct, 2014

"It's easy to care about these people and what they were up against, and somewhat amazing to think that the events depicted occurred so recently."

Angel Gear @ La Boite's Indie Season

Angel Gear @ La Boite's Indie Season

By Tim Passmore 17th Oct, 2014

If you could imagine a bogan-trash mockumentary with a script by Noel Coward, it would probably sound like this.

Cirkopolis @ Melbourne Festival

Cirkopolis @ Melbourne Festival

By Dean Arcuri 10th Oct, 2014

An acrobatic assault of your senses, Cirkopolis is a whole new dimension of the art form of circus with grace, beauty and jaw dropping excitement.

The Glass Menagerie @ Belvoir

The Glass Menagerie @ Belvoir

By Matthew D'Silva 9th Oct, 2014

'Hauntingly stunning, this is a production I could easily see again."

Wicked @ Sydney's Capitol Theatre

Wicked @ Sydney's Capitol Theatre

By Matthew D'Silva 1st Oct, 2014

Dust off your ruby slippers and head on down to the Capitol Theatre for the untold story of the good and bad witch of Oz. Wicked is back in Sydney!

Film: Gone Girl

Film: Gone Girl

By Matt Akersten 30th Sep, 2014

"I finally realised - I'm frightened of my own husband."

Robbie Williams @ Brisbane Entertainment Centre

Robbie Williams @ Brisbane Entertainment Centre

By Heidi Maier 28th Sep, 2014

"My name is Robert Peter Williams and for the next two hours, your arse is mine!"

Film: The Little Death

Film: The Little Death

By Belinda Hazelton 24th Sep, 2014

Behind the doors of homes in a Sydney suburb are couples ostensibly leading everyday lives while indulging in practices that may be considered slightly taboo in some circles.

Other Desert Cities @ Ensemble Theatre

Other Desert Cities @ Ensemble Theatre

By Matthew D'Silva 23rd Sep, 2014

What would make a family turn their back on their eldest son? Would it be something that challenged you to your core, something that pushed your beliefs and ideals?

The Sheds @ Sydney Fringe

The Sheds @ Sydney Fringe

By Ian Horner 19th Sep, 2014

"I liked the idea of the story. The hassle was the nudity. Once I got over that it was OK. It’s necessary, it shows the comfort level between the two guys."