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Bonsoir Bitches! It’s Cougar Morrison

Bonsoir Bitches! It’s Cougar Morrison




Cabaret darling Cougar Morrison is returning to the Perth stage with his all new show, Bonsoir Bitches. Recently, Cougar has been storming the local drag scene, bringing his cabaret talents to The Court and Connections – taking out the title of Pop Princess earlier this year. Now, Cougar will be mashing it all together Downstairs at the Maj this […]

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Feminist Comedy, By Women, For Everyone




Perth has a lively comedy scene but a new night aims to tap into a specific audience, this month the aptly titled ‘Feminist Comedy Night’ has its third outing. Event organizer Alyce Wilson traded emails with us to bring us up to speed on why feminist comedy needs its own space. How would you describe […]

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Annie Lennox awarded for HIV advocacy

Annie Lennox awarded for HIV advocacy




Singer Annie Lennox has been awarded for her advocacy work in raising awareness of HIV/AIDS. The humanitarian was awarded the prestigious Royal Scottish Geographical Society’s Livingstone Medal for her tireless efforts as an activist for people living with HIV/AIDS. Previous winners have included Neil Armstrong, David Attenborough, and Sir Edmund Hillary. The award was first presented […]

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Review: Sweet Dreams: Songs by Annie Lennox

Review: Sweet Dreams: Songs by Annie Lennox




Sweet Dreams: The songs of Annie Lennox | Fri Feb 5 | The Boardwalk, Mandurah |   ★ ★ ★ ★ ★  Michael Griffiths’ show about Annie Lennox follows on from his similarly successful show focused on Madonna. Griffiths plays the songs of Annie Lennox and talks about her life and some of the stories behind the tunes, […]

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It’s Alright! ‘Sweet Dreams’ is Coming Back

It’s Alright! ‘Sweet Dreams’ is Coming Back




Michael Griffiths’ ‘Sweet Dreams: The Songs of Annie Lennox’ was so popular when it was in town last year, the show was quickly sold out. Luckily for everyone who couldn’t get a ticket, the acclaimed cabaret show is back for Fringe World. OUTinPerth caught up with Michael ahead of his trip to Perth. What was […]

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Stuff Said




“I am so happy to see now that transgender women and men are able to come out of the shadows finally and say ‘Look we’re here. Why do we need to pretend we don’t exist?’ Singer Annie Lennox discusses transgender visibility in an interview with the Huffington Post. “When I see people hiding behind the […]

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Annie Lennox Praises Transgender Visibility

Annie Lennox Praises Transgender Visibility




Legendary Scottish singer Annie Lennox praised progress in the recognition of transgender people in an interview with the Huffington Post. The former Eurythmics frontwoman was discussing the feminist movement and how the struggle for equality should include a wide variety of demographics: “We’re coming to a place where [feminism] needs to be inclusive. “I think the […]

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Annie Lennox Turns to Jazz

Annie Lennox Turns to Jazz




Annie Lennox has a brand new album out this month called ‘Nostalgia’ The album is a collection of jazz songs which is being released on the legendary jazz label Blue Note in USA and on Island Records in the rest of the world. Lennox has described her approach to recording the songs in a video […]

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Michael Griffiths Sings Annie Lennox

Michael Griffiths Sings Annie Lennox




Michael Griffiths is bringing his take on the music of Annie Lennox to Perth. Griffiths promises a fresh take on the work of the legendary solo artist and Eurythmics singer with no wigs, no accent or lavish costume. The singer has reinterpreted and found new meaning from this rich body of work to create a […]

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Annie Lennox Signs Up for NOH8 Campaign




Singer and equality activist Annie Lennox has thrown her support behind the NOH8 campaign. The online campaign aims to promote marriage and gender equality through visual protest. Lennox is a long time equality campaigner who has often used her work to highlight injustices in the world. Among the celebrities who have taken part in the […]

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