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Film: Mad Max - Fury Road

Adrian Marshall-Leak21st May, 2015
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A View From the Bridge - NT Live Theatre in Cinemas

A View From the Bridge - NT Live Theatre in Cinemas

By Tim Passmore 14th May, 2015

A stark production saved by powerful acting.

Film: Clouds of Sils Maria

Film: Clouds of Sils Maria

By Belinda Hazelton 7th May, 2015

"There are so many interesting angles to this film. These include the premise of life imitating art, an exploration of ageing, attraction, sexual tension, the abuse of power and the confusion of names and identities."

Sam Smith @ Brisbane Riverstage

Sam Smith @ Brisbane Riverstage

By Heidi Maier 4th May, 2015

"The shy 22-year-old is clearly humbled when the crowd erupts in applause before he has so much as a sung a note."

Film: Sunday

Film: Sunday

By Belinda Hazelton 2nd May, 2015

Can one day in a broken city fix everything?

Rocky Horror Show @ Sydney Lyric

Rocky Horror Show @ Sydney Lyric

By W. Todd Magowan 30th Apr, 2015

"Don't dream it. See it."

Oscar Wilde's De Profundis @ Brisbane Powerhouse

Oscar Wilde's De Profundis @ Brisbane Powerhouse

By Tim Passmore 27th Apr, 2015

Performer Brian Lucas and director David Fenton bring Oscar Wilde's epic prison letter to the stage.

Film: Mommy

Film: Mommy

By Belinda Hazelton 23rd Apr, 2015

"We aren’t given much background to these people – rather, their lives explode around us, leaving us to make of them what we will."

Film: Avengers - Age of Ultron

Film: Avengers - Age of Ultron

By Dean Arcuri 22nd Apr, 2015

With a massive cast, a huge amount of action and a tonne of superheroes, Avengers - Age of Ultron hits the groubd running and doesn't stop.

Dolly Diamond - The Real Queen of Moomba @MICF

Dolly Diamond - The Real Queen of Moomba @MICF

By Kylie Bartel 16th Apr, 2015

The Real Queen of Moomba is a must see at the Melbourne International Comedy Festival.

Kirsty Webeck - Hoping for the Best @ MICF

Kirsty Webeck - Hoping for the Best @ MICF

By Tsari Paxton 15th Apr, 2015

Kirsty Webeck's show at the Melbourne International Comedy Festival is not to be missed.

Weird Opera Tales: Offenbach's Hoffmann takes to the cinema

Weird Opera Tales: Offenbach's Hoffmann takes to the cinema

By Tim Passmore 15th Apr, 2015

New York's Metropolitan Opera serves up another opera treat, complete with handsome tenor Vittorio Grigolo and a cross-dressing Kate Lindsey.

Review: North Side Story @ MICF

Review: North Side Story @ MICF

By Anthony Lowe 13th Apr, 2015

North Side Story is an amazing gender bending live performance of an old classic.

Review : Thomas Jaspers - Always the Bridesmaid @ MICF

Review : Thomas Jaspers - Always the Bridesmaid @ MICF

By Anthony Lowe 12th Apr, 2015

Enjoy a wild roller coaster ride of fun as Thomas Jaspers opens up his little black book.

To Dean or not to Dean? The answer is YES!

To Dean or not to Dean? The answer is YES!

By Andy Miller 11th Apr, 2015

Dean Arcuri's show tells you all the things your high school teacher didn't about the life of William Shakespeare.

Meme Girls @ The Malthouse

Meme Girls @ The Malthouse

By Emily Jean Rutherford 9th Apr, 2015

Ash Flanders talks youtube, gender, and Judge Judy as he prepares for the opening of Meme Girls.

Book: Finding Ecstasy - The True Story of a Teenage Closet Case

Book: Finding Ecstasy - The True Story of a Teenage Closet Case

By Adrian Marshall-Leak 2nd Apr, 2015

For an old Freak who lived through the 1980s and who attended many of the dance parties mentioned in this book, 'Finding Ecstasy' was a trip down memory lane.

Elektra/Orestes @ Belvoir Theatre

Elektra/Orestes @ Belvoir Theatre

By W. Todd Magowan 2nd Apr, 2015

"That was the fastest hour of my life. And I sleep a lot."