Cake Daddy Ross Anderson-Doherty

Cake Daddy

Strap yourself in for a rollercoaster ride filled with joy, sass and, of course, cake. Cake Daddy doesn’t take itself too seriously, even though the underlying themes are rather somber in nature. From the get go, the aud...
Preludes and Nocturnes

Preludes and Nocturnes

It’s only a consequence of where I’m seated – at the end of a bench near shelves pushed to the sides of Hares and Hyenas to make room for a performance space – that lets me see the layers working back through the s...
Eurovision Australia Decides Composite

Eurovision – Australia Decides

With just days until show time, SBS and Blink TV have announced the final two songs for Eurovision – Australia Decides. Much-loved indie band Sheppard will sing the ultimate love song On My Way, while ARIA award-wi...
MF19 Orpheus - photo by Kate Baker

Orpheus

What sets Midsumma apart from other LGBTIQ+ Festivals throughout the country is the diverse art forms on offer. From theatre to visual arts to cabaret and, in the vase of the Forest Collective’s Orpheus – a hybrid ...
Opera Australia Wozzeck - photo by Keith Saunders

Wozzeck

William Kentridge’s stunning interpretation of Alban Berg’s 1925 expressionist opera Wozzeck, with his desolate charcoal animations superimposed over a huge rough wooden setting, caused a sensation when it was first seen...
MF19 Dolly Diamond in Parton Me - photo by Jeevs AAR

Dolly Diamond in Parton Me

Melbourne’s queen of cabaret has done it again! Lending her husky voice to her favourite Dolly Parton songs, she’s created another fabulous show. It covered a good balance Parton’s extensive song repertoire from toe-tapp...