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Unseen footage of George Michael’s ‘Freedom ’90’ video released

Unseen footage of George Michael’s ‘Freedom ’90’ video released

George Michael’s video for Freedom ’90 is one of the most iconic music clips of all time, and now behind the scenes footage and outtakes from the clip have been released for the first time. When George released his second solo album Listen Without Prejudice Vol 1 in 1990 he wanted to be taken more seriously as […]

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Limelight Theatre stage George Bernard Shaw’s classic play ‘Pygmalion’

Limelight Theatre stage George Bernard Shaw’s classic play ‘Pygmalion’

George Bernard Shaw’s most popular play comes to Limelight Theatre this October. Directed by Jacob Turner, Pygmalion is the classic story of Eliza Doolittle a young, lower-class Cockney girl who, in a short time, is transformed into a refined lady of the upper class. The play, first performed in 1913, lampoons the British class system […]

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REVIEW | Laika: A Staged Radio Play – Dreams. Responsibility. Truth.

REVIEW | Laika: A Staged Radio Play – Dreams. Responsibility. Truth.

Laika: A Staged Radio Play | The Blue Room Theatre | til Sept 30 | ★ ★ ★ ★   Laika: A Staged Radio Play produced by Second Chance Theatre Company explores a group of plucky wedding guests who come across an abandoned radio station and an old radio play about cosmonauts from a Russian […]

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Meet the new household on Gogglebox

Meet the new household on Gogglebox

Gogglebox, the TV show about people watching TV shows, will be back on our screens soon, but one of the regular households on the show will no longer be appearing. High school acquaintances and housemates Zina and Vivian will not be returning for the new season. Vivian has recently moved overseas and Zina is embarking […]

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Take a trip to Bali with Chris Isaacs and Jeffrey Jay Fowler

Take a trip to Bali with Chris Isaacs and Jeffrey Jay Fowler

Corgan wants Jimmy to come to Bali. Jimmy can’t afford it. Corgan says he’ll pay. Jimmy is soon to find out that’s only half true. BFFs Jimmy and Corgan are heading on a whirlwind trip of cheap cocktails, awkward massages, and disgusting tourists to Australia’s favourite holiday destination: BALI. Armed with privilege, arrogance, and an […]

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Aeon: A secret sonic walk exploring queer ecology

Aeon: A secret sonic walk exploring queer ecology

Co-created by a team of multidisciplinary artists, Aeon lands a portable speaker in your palm and invites you to meet your fellow audience members at twilight for a one-hour walk through parkland in the vicinity of Perry Lakes in Floreat. This site-specific work deftly mixes audience participation with a contemporary art aesthetic. It situates itself […]

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Review | Learn the ancient lessons of Hypatia of Alexandria

Hypatia | The Blue Room Theatre | Til Oct 7 | ★ ★ ★ ★ ½  “My name is Hypatia, and I’m going to die.” That’s not a spoiler, friends. Those who know their history well may have heard of Hypatia of Alexandria. Scholar, astronomer, mathematician, teacher and leader of the Neoplatonic School in Roman-occupied Alexandria in […]

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Tyron Hapi, creator of quality tunes, in Perth this weekend

Tyron Hapi, creator of quality tunes, in Perth this weekend

Tyron Hapi is heading to Perth this weekend to playing Metropolis in Fremantle tonight, and The Brass Monkey in Northbridge on Sunday. The up-and-coming producer is making big waves on the music scene at just nineteen years of age. He started making tunes when he was in High School, and his made a big splash […]

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Mary Lambert will join Macklemore for Rugby Grand Final performance

Mary Lambert will join Macklemore for Rugby Grand Final performance

Rapper Macklemore is bringing his entire crew to Australia for his performance at the NRL grand final. Eric Nally, who teamed up with Macklemore for the hit tune Downtown will be heading down under, and so will singer Mary Lambert who sings vocals on the Mackelmore and Ryan Lewis anthem Same Love.  Mackelmore and Lambert will […]

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Liberals call for Bill Henson photography exhibition to be closed

Liberals call for Bill Henson photography exhibition to be closed

The WA Liberals are pushing to have a photography exhibition at the Art Gallery of Western Australia closed. The Art Gallery of Western Australia is hosting a retrospective of 23 works by acclaimed photographer Bill Henson. Shadow Arts Minister Tony Krsticevic commented on the current exhibition in estimates on Tuesday describing the images in the exhibition […]

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