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A Call to Spy — British Film Festival 2020 — Palace cinemas

A Call to Spy — British Film Festival 2020 — Palace cinemas

Review by Michele E. Hawkins. In 1940 Britain, Prime Minister Winston Churchill instigated the creation of a secret wartime organisation, ...
[Gig Review] Sundown – The Gordon Lightfoot Story @ Braidwood National Theatre, November 15

[Gig Review] Sundown – The Gordon Lightfoot Story @ Braidwood National Theatre, November 15

Review by Rory McCartney Canadian Gordon Lightfoot is a folk/pop legend, with a string of big hits, particularly in the ...
ANTHONY KALE summons an ebullient ode to unrequited and barely bridled passion with MIRACLE

ANTHONY KALE summons an ebullient ode to unrequited and barely bridled passion with MIRACLE

Review by Vince Leigh Emerging Australian music artist Anthony Kale has enjoyed the encouraging experience of having two number ones ...
Brave, unflinching, honest, necessary: DOROTHY-JANE's album THE WITNESS is both harrowing and hope-inducing (and can finally be performed)

Brave, unflinching, honest, necessary: DOROTHY-JANE’s album THE WITNESS is both harrowing and hope-inducing (and can finally be performed)

Article by Ruth O’Brien / Photo by Geoffrey Dunn Trigger warning/Content note: Child sexual abuse, pedophilia, mental illness, incarceration, cancer ...
A new look LUCY SUGERMAN scintillates with semi-sassy pop daydream ditty I WANNA KISS BOYS COS I'M BORED

A new look LUCY SUGERMAN scintillates with semi-sassy pop daydream ditty I WANNA KISS BOYS COS I’M BORED

Review by Vince Leigh In 2019, Lucy Sugerman sold out her headline shows at Smith’s Alternative, opened for X-Factor winner ...
Adept song writing and a concordant voice typifies WALLACE MAIR and his ballad THIS IS PARADISE

Adept song writing and a concordant voice typifies WALLACE MAIR and his ballad THIS IS PARADISE

Review by Vince Leigh Wallace Mair grew up on the Mull of Kintyre, Scotland and has been performing since he ...
New Alternate Performing Arts Hub FLAZÉDA from burlesque bombshell JAZIDA: Fundraising Gala

New Alternate Performing Arts Hub FLAZÉDA from burlesque bombshell JAZIDA: Fundraising Gala

Multi-award-winning Canberra Burlesque performer and producer, Rachel Reid (aka Jazida) secures Monica Trapaga for launch of new Social Enterprise space ...
The brilliant SPUTNIK SWEETHEART keep on ROLLING with their new Tim Winton inspired track

The brilliant SPUTNIK SWEETHEART keep on ROLLING with their new Tim Winton inspired track

Review by Vince Leigh It’s not every day you that you get to listen to a track inspired by a ...
Through the channel of hip hop, ILUMINATIVE salutes spiritual self-care with SACRED TEMPLE

Through the channel of hip hop, ILUMINATIVE salutes spiritual self-care with SACRED TEMPLE

Review by Vince Leigh Iluminative has just released the second single from his recent album Kundalini Rising, another rousing dose ...
SHAW up your vote for this beloved Canberra teacher!

SHAW up your vote for this beloved Canberra teacher!

Article by Ruth O'Brien It’s not everyday you get a video call from Jimmy Barnes telling you that you’ve won ...