A celebratory festival about death is hitting Sydney next Month

It may sound rather dark and grim, however the We’re All Going To Die Festival is far from it. In fact, the festival is a celebration of immersive art, music, films and talks that aims to inspire youngsters to fear less and live more. Kicking off on Friday 17th November from 6-10pm, over 100 artists, psychologists and producers are coming together to transform COMMUNE’s huge warehouse into an interactive festival.... Read More | Share it now!

Liveworks’ celebration of experimental art and performance is returning to Carriageworks

Liveworks, the celebration of performance and cross-disciplinary art, is returning to Carriageworks this month with its most exciting program yet. From 19 to 29 October 2017, a mix of leading Australian and international artists will showcase their works exploring gender, the environment, queer and trans identities, sexuality, race, politics, Indigenous memory and land rights, and the future.... Read More | Share it now!

Make Nice: when creative women join forces there isn’t much they can’t accomplish (and other key lessons)

The amazing speakers at the 2017 Make Nice: Un – Conference for Creative Women.

Make Nice launched in 2016 and was born from the desire to push back against the “boys club” which exists within creative industries (most industries, let’s be honest) and show creative women they don’t have to be competitive to get ahead. Women can “make nice” and still be successful. In fact, when creative women join forces there isn’t much they can’t accomplish – a valuable lesson I took away from the conference.... Read More | Share it now!

Photo Gallery: Ghosts – Belvoir St, Upstairs Theatre (Performances to 22nd October)

Writer and director Eamon Flack is bringing the classic Henrik Ibsen play Ghosts to life at Belvoir St Theatre in Sydney, with performances until 22nd October. The play starts Tom Conroy, Taylor Ferguson, Robert Menzies, Colin Moody and Pamela Rabe. Our photographer Nathan Atkins popped along to watch one of the first performances of the production, and brings us this taste from the Belvoir stage:... Read More | Share it now!

Theatre Review: Diving for Pearls creatively captures the Wollongong coast (Griffin Theatre until 28th October)

Over thirty years old, Diving for Pearls still has resonance for today’s audience. It paints a bleak picture of the future of manufacturing in Australia, which has been on a steady decline since the 1980s and 90s, when this play was written. It is a very Australian story, and the images the text and set conjure of the Wollongong coast are bang on. But despite a talented cast and crew, this production somehow just misses the mark.... Read More | Share it now!