Don Carlos

Though it deals with weighty matters, politics and the human condition, Don Carlos is far from a heavy night at the opera. Crammed with lush melodies and absorbing characters, Don Carlos is rarely performed in this count...

The 27 Club

Some of the most talented musical performers of the rock and roll era were dying to get into The 27 Club, literally. Tragic ends due to drink, drugs or suicide at the tender age of 27 earned membership for Janis Joplin, ...

La Traviata

Even though this production has been in the repertoire for more than 20 years, it remains a glittering jewel in Opera Australia’s current repertoire. A spectacular and deeply satisfying realisation of Verdi’s glorious op...

Avenue Q

Avenue Q is one of those musicals almost impossible not to love. It unites the musical theatre-hating public with the musical theatre-loving public and makes us all have a heartily good time at the theatre. The Sydney re...

At Last – The Etta James Story

Some people are born to sing. Etta James was one, Vika Bull another. Black American blues singer, Etta James, had a long and tumultuous career, during which she won six Grammy Awards and a star on The Hollywood Walk of F...

Melbourne Cabaret Festival 2015: Tinderella

These days, singles have plenty of ways to find a date thanks to technology. There’s facebook, various websites, and the somewhat infamous Tinder. McCallum’s use of this platform to meet men of sometimes quite dubious qu...