Circa – Beyond

Circa never fail to surprise. Just when you thought you have seen every circus trick imaginable, Circa come up with something new and surprising. Often classic circus tricks reworked and pushed beyond what you thought po...

Adelaide Fringe – Scotch and Soda

In a world famous Fringe Festival sometimes it is difficult to navigate from the terrible to the terrific. In this case however no such problem exists. Scotch and Soda is a carefully crafted piece of mastery. For just ov...

The Lion King

From the opening strains of Nants’ Ingonyama and the parade of animals through the auditorium, this uplifting and at times breath-taking spectacle, will be one of the most anticipated openings on Melbourne’s theatr...

Adelaide Fringe – The Naked Magicians

That’s it! I’m quitting my day job and I’m running away with the magicians. These two lads have got it all goin’ on! This is a tight, fast-paced, cheeky production and is definitely the hottest ti...

Gaybies

“But what about the children?” those in ardent disapproval of the marriage equality debate wail. “Everyone needs a Mum and a Dad.” If you couldn’t figure out that this is a rubbish argument already, seeing Gaybies will d...

Sweet Charity

Dean Bryant’s brilliant combination of smoke and mirrors, and smoking hot talent, make an intoxicating blend in this sizzling new, much awarded, production of Cy Coleman’s popular musical which had its Canberra premiere ...

METASYSTEMS / POSTPHASE: The Summit is Blue

Two interesting new contemporary dance programs are being given their first Canberra performances in the Canberra Theatre Centre Courtyard Studios. Both push the boundaries of contemporary dance and both are being presen...

TOTEM

My love of Cirque du Soleil started in 1999 when I was fortunate to work on the Melbourne season of Saltimbanco, their first of many visits to this country. Since then, I have seen six of the seven big top shows that hav...