OUP Poetic License Mahmoud Samoun aka Babz - photo by (c) MIGUEL RIOS

Poetic License

Once upon a time, a god believed that he could save an ancient city from ruin by bringing a dead poet back to life. Now in 2017 the need has again arisen – our world, our city, our neighbourhood is in need of poetry and ...
Excelsis with Tom Buchanan

Excelsis: Stabat Mater – Karl Jenkins

Under the direction of Tom Buchanan, Excelsis will present Karl Jenkins’ Stabat Mater with full orchestra in the exquisite surrounds of Melbourne’s St Patrick’s Cathedral on Friday 23 June 2017. First performed at ...
Victorian Opera Cunning Little Vixen - photo by Charlie Kinross

Cunning Little Vixen

The forest comes alive in Victorian Opera’s new production of Leoš Janácek’s Cunning Little Vixen. One of the great masterpieces of early twentieth century music, this rarely-heard opera will be staged for five performan...
ACF Lior

Lior and ASQ: Love, Loss and Compassion

“When he came on stage he was not much to look at” is a quote from an early critique of one of Lior’s early concerts, from a critic who had not seen him perform previously. Lior shared this quote with his audience at thi...
The Tiger Lillies - photo by photo-graphic-art.at

The Very Worst of the Tiger Lillies

The Tiger Lillies present their fiercest, filthiest tunes for the perverse pleasure of fans old and new. Mean, moody and magnificent – if Hell had a house band, it’d be The Tiger Lillies. Formed in 1989, the Olivier awar...