Archie Roach Let Love Rule

Archie Roach: Let Love Rule

Let Love Rule is Archie Roach’s Yirramboi Festival show drawing on his album of the same name. A good crowd turned out for a selection of these latest tunes. These fans seemed to not share the opinion of my guest and mys...
45DS MUST Awakening - photo by Theresa Harrison

Awakening

Awakening is a reimagining of the play, Spring Awakening, which dates back to 19th Century, as well as the musical, adapted in 2006. Writer / Director Daniel Lammin and the creatives at Monash Uni Student Theatre have un...
Yirramboi La Vie Dans Une Marionette

La Vie Dans Une Marionette

The first Yirramboi Festival collects a range of works by First Nations artists and companies, with some shows having blink-and-you’ll-miss-it seasons. One of these is physical theatre offering La Vie Dans Une Marionette...
Yirramboi Tigerlilly Lydia Fairhall and Kali Blunt

Tigerlilly

Since 2013, Tigerlilly has gone through a number of iterations, but for this special one-off performance in support and celebration of Yirramboi, it was pared down to its beating heart, Lydia Fairhall and Kali Blunt. On ...
Little Black Bastard Noel Tovey by Steven Rhall review

Little Black Bastard

Little Black Bastard is a concoction of performance and autobiography. First performed in 2003, Noel Tovey brings the story of his childhood and becoming an artist back to La Mama as part of their 50th birthday celebrati...
QL2 Jack Ziesing A Hellish Thing - photo courtesy of Maylei Hunt Photography and Ausdance Victoria

IN – SYNC

Two of Canberra’s most prolific and original dance-makers, Liz Lea and Alison Plevey, pooled resources to present this fascinating program as a finale to Ausdance ACT Dance Week. The program consisted mainly of individua...
La Mama Miss Blossom Callahann Rosemary Johns - photo by Annabel Warmington

Miss Blossom Callahann

Symmetry abounds in Miss Blossom Callahann. Until near the end, plenty of the sparring is one-on-one, characters facing each other from across the room. They often do this while seated in two chairs placed on opposite si...