Hand To God Gyton Grantley - photo by Angel Leggas

Hand To God

The Vatican might call it Daemonicus Impilium Populus, but either way the devil came down to Melbourne on Saturday night with a wonderful show that was as anarchic as it was sweet. Gyton Grantley did some fantastic work ...
Fuego Carnal

Adelaide Fringe: Fuego Carnal

As The Power Station once said “Some Like It Hot and some sweat when the heat is on” – well the crew from Fuego Carnal like it hot but they don’t sweat! From the thunderous introduction to get you in the mood, the ...
Opera Australia's 2018 production of The Nose at the Sydney Opera House - photo by Prudence Upton

The Nose

“Why would anyone write an opera about a nose?” asked the Presenter (Antoinette Halloran) towards the conclusion of the performance. Well, Dmitri Shostakovich did. He wrote an opera called The Nose in 1927, when he was o...
Bob Downe's 39th Birthday Bash

Bob Downe’s 39th Birthday Bash

Going to a Bob Downe show at the Adelaide Fringe for me is like staple food. For those who are not quite sure what that means – staple food is food eaten routinely. If there’s one show I need to take in often...