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A quick chat with Tim ‘Timomatic’ Omaji about ‘Madiba – The Musical’

A quick chat with Tim ‘Timomatic’ Omaji about ‘Madiba – The Musical’

Madiba – The Musical is playing at the Crown Theatre until January 12th. The musical tells the story of Nelson Mandela’s journey from activist to political prisoner and his long walk to freedom. In the musical South African actor Perci Moeketsi plays Mandela and Perth’s own Tim ‘Timomatic’ Omaji plays political activist Sam Onotou. We got […]

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‘Railed’ is the new show from the team behind the brilliant ‘Elixir’

‘Railed’ is the new show from the team behind the brilliant ‘Elixir’

The brilliant minds and bodies behind the Fringe World smash hit Elixir are riding back to the west side with their wild, wild new show Railed. Head First Acrobats wowed Perth fringe audiences with their mad-cap sci-fi circus extravaganza in 2018, and this year they’re swapping lab coats for ten-gallon hats and chaps – and […]

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Dolly Diamond is bringing her ‘Blankety Blanks’ show to Fringe World

Dolly Diamond is bringing her ‘Blankety Blanks’ show to Fringe World

The indomitable Dolly Diamond will be showing off her hosting skills at next year’s Fringe World festival, with her revival of the Australian game show classic Blankety Blanks Downstairs at the Maj. Diamond will gather up six fabulous Perthonalities for a fabulous foray into variety, comedy and old school entertainment as she quizzes our local […]

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Lip synch extraordinaire Dickie Beau is coming to Perth Festival

Lip synch extraordinaire Dickie Beau is coming to Perth Festival

Lip synch extraordinaire Dickie Beau has forged a fabulous career practicing the art of imitating and re-imagining cultural works great and small. Most recently, Beau hit the big screen in the smash-hit Freddy Mercury biopic Bohemian Rhapsody where he played Kenny Everett, and is soon to appear alongside Kiera Knightly in Colette as the mime who […]

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Cast for new Australian production of ‘Billy Elliot the Musical’ announced

Cast for new Australian production of ‘Billy Elliot the Musical’ announced

The producers of the 10th Anniversary Australian Tour of Billy Elliot the Musical have announced the adult cast for the show which opens in Sydney next year. After a season at Sydney’s Lyric Theatre in October 2019, the show will travel to Melbourne for a season at the Regent Theatre from February 2020, before heading […]

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Review: Christmas with Marina Prior is filled with charm and goodwill

Review: Christmas with Marina Prior is filled with charm and goodwill

Christmas with Marina Prior | The Astor Theatre | Friday 14th December | ★ ★ ★ ★ Marina Prior is synonymous with Christmas, in fact to many Australians she’s more recognisable from her annual appearance on Carols by Candlelight than her impressive career in musical theatre. So to spend an evening with Marina Prior hearing some of […]

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Drag Race stars take on Dolly Parton’s ‘Jolene’

Drag Race stars take on Dolly Parton’s ‘Jolene’

Six stars of RuPaul’s Drag Race have delivered their best lip-sync of Dolly Parton’s classic hit Jolene to celebrate the release of Dumplin’ on Netflix. The new movie is inspired by the country singer’s empowering songs and the soundtrack features a wide selection of artists recording some of Parton’s tunes. To show their love for Dolly – Ginger […]

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Review: Kransky Sisters bring Christmas fun in awkward style

Review: Kransky Sisters bring Christmas fun in awkward style

A Very Kransky Christmas | Heath Ledger Theatre | Until 15 Dec | ★ ★ ★ ★   I’ve always had great affection for the Kransky Sisters, ever since I first saw the on the variety show In Siberia Tonight many years ago. Over the years I’ve seen them deliver their comedy on television programs, and heard them on radio […]

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Call Me By Monet: All Star Monet X Change announces 2019 tour

Call Me By Monet: All Star Monet X Change announces 2019 tour

RuPaul’s Drag Race All Stars 4 will hit our screens tomorrow, and one of the queens is ready to follow up the season with an Australia-wide tour. Season 10’s Miss Congeniality and All Stars 4 contestant Monet X Change will be bringing her one-woman show Call My By Monet around the country next year. The hour […]

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Connections celebrates 43rd birthday with hilarious stage show

Connections celebrates 43rd birthday with hilarious stage show

Connections Nightclub celebrated it’s 43rd birthday with a hilarious stage show that saw BarbieQ, Delivira Midnight, Donna Kebab, Alexis Armstrong and Veronica Jean Jones taking to the stage as big haired ladies of a certain age. Donna Kebab leapt into action taking a skydiving trip before Cougar Morrison made her Saturday night debut playing an […]

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