Liza Ohlback in Pearl - The Janis Joplin Show

Pearl – The Janis Joplin Show

Dubbed the Queen of psychedelic soul, Janis Joplin is perhaps Rock ‘n Rolls most tragic leading lady. Prodigiously talented, she mesmerised audiences with her uninhibited, drug-addled performances. Had she not died at ju...

Yana Alana – Between the Cracks

It’s an overused word, much loved by the theatre cognoscenti, but one impossible to avoid when talking about Yana Alana. Yes! She is certainly subversive. From the moment she takes the stage for her opening number I’m Bl...
The Famous Spiegeltent Baby et Lulu

Baby et Lulu

There’s something very special about relaxing in The Famous Spiegeltent on a warm Canberra Autumn evening, being serenaded by two charismatic faux French chanteuses and four superb musicians. An accomplished ensemb...
Burn the Floor

Burn the Floor – Fire in the Ballroom

Seventeen drop dead gorgeous dancers, trim, taut and terrific in extravagant, sassy costumes; live singers and musicians augmenting the driving soundtracks; striking and inventive choreography together with brilliant lig...
Taxithi - Maria Mercedes image Sarah Walker

Taxithi: An Australian Odyssey

Melbourne was a major beneficiary of an influx of Greek nationals to Australia in the 1950s and 1960s. Their legacy lives woven into the city’s fabric — kafe and markets that brought exotic goods to the suburbs, Greek la...
OwlCat The Binding

The Binding

The Binding by Martha Loader aims to be “a present day exploration of the emancipation of woman from the home that considers how far we’ve come since Ibsen’s A Doll’s House”. It seems this is not far, a...
CTC The Famous Spiegeltent La Cliqu

The Famous Spiegeltent: La Clique

It’s not often you get to see a show starring a Queen and a Prince. But that’s what you get in the latest edition of La Clique currently playing in The Famous Spiegeltent, currently residing in opulent splendour in front...