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Alternative queer party Cherry Bomb is ready to blow this Friday

Alternative queer party Cherry Bomb is ready to blow this Friday

Perth’s freshest queer party is back this weekend with a massive selection of live music, drag performances and good times. Cherry Bomb returns to take over Lucy’s Love Shack this Friday night, with drag monarchs Jason Green and Miss Kitty on hosting duties. Local music-makers Bad Weather and Sauvage will bring their sounds to the stage […]

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WA Opera reveal Noongar language work ‘Koorlbardi wer Wardong’

WA Opera reveal Noongar language work ‘Koorlbardi wer Wardong’

West Australian Opera have announced they will be celebrating Noongar language, culture and music with a new work, Koorlbardi wer Wardong. The new piece commissioned by Wesfarmers Arts will be based on the traditional story of the koorlbardi (magpie) and the wardong (crow), two birds who give in to jealousy and competition. WA Opera will team […]

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Harry Hains family release his first single posthumously

Harry Hains family release his first single posthumously

The family of Australian, actor Harry Hains has released his first posthumous single Good Enough. The song, released under Harry’s artist name ANTIBOY, is the first track from the Melbourne born artist’s forthcoming concept EP A Glitch in Paradise, due out later this year. Hains passed away in January. Hains found success as a model […]

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PICA to re-open with Hatched: National Graduate Show 2020

PICA to re-open with Hatched: National Graduate Show 2020

Perth Institute of Contemporary Arts is set to re-open its doors next month with the beloved Hatched: National Graduate Show. The 29th edition of Hatched will exhibit the work of 24 recent visual arts graduates from every state and territory in Australia across all of PICA’s gallery spaces. A key event as part of PICA’s ongoing commitment […]

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Alan Cumming will be Artistic Director of Adelaide’s Cabaret Festival

Alan Cumming will be Artistic Director of Adelaide’s Cabaret Festival

Alan Cumming will take over from Julia Zemiro as the Artistic Director of the Adelaide Cabaret Festival in 2021. It will be the first time an international artist has served in the role. The announcement of Cummings appointment was made at the conclusion of the Bite-Sized & Home Delivered online event that replaced the festival […]

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Crystal Methyd & Heidi N Closet are touring Australia in 2021

Crystal Methyd & Heidi N Closet are touring Australia in 2021

RuPaul’s Drag Race season 12 has found its winner with a nail-biting digital finale, and six of the fan favourite queens are heading around Australia in 2021. Top 3 queen Crystal Methyd and Miss Congeniality Heidi N Closet will be heading around the country with In The Dark next February. Crystal won RuPaul’s heart with her […]

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‘Bat Out of Hell’ musical announces new dates for 2021

‘Bat Out of Hell’ musical announces new dates for 2021

Like many theatrical productions the musical Bat Out of Hell had to scuttle its planned 2020 season due to the COVID-19 outbreak. Now they’ve announced new dates to stage the show next year. The new tour will kick off in May at Perth’s RAC Arena before heading to Adelaide, Melbourne, Brisbane, and Sydney. Ticket holders […]

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Music superstars and world leaders join Global Pride digital lineup

Music superstars and world leaders join Global Pride digital lineup

As Pride Month dawns in various nations around the globe, LGBTIQ+ communities around the world are coming together online to celebrate in a world of physical distancing. Global Pride was launched by a coalition of over 1,500 international Pride organisations and networks, and this year’s marathon 24-hour celebrations are shaping up to be something spectacular. […]

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‘Kiss Club’ returns in a new format for 2020

‘Kiss Club’ returns in a new format for 2020

KISS club, the annual show that encourages performers to try out interactive work in development, is returning for 2020 albeit with a slightly different set up to accommodate for COIVD-19 restrictions. A performance event for ideas in development, KISS club features emerging and established artists across live and experimental arts practice. Created by Sydney based artist […]

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Stunning photograph wins ‘Love in London’ competition

Stunning photograph wins ‘Love in London’ competition

An image of a proposal at London Pride has won this year’s Love in London photo competition. Despite the UK lockdown hundreds of thousands of Londoners have flocked online to support the ‘Love in London’ photography competition, with a beautiful photo of a proposal at London Pride 2019 being voted the winner. This is the […]

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