Category: Arts

Arts in the ACT

[Review] Chris Ryan 'Bogus' - The Street Theatre, Friday, 22 March

[Review] Chris Ryan ‘Bogus’ – The Street Theatre, Friday, 22 March

Chris Ryan is one of the most valued figures in the Canberra com- edy scene, and, watching Bogus, it’s easy ...
[Review] Maddy Weeks 'Blade University' - Civic Pub - Thursday, 21 March

[Review] Maddy Weeks ‘Blade University’ – Civic Pub – Thursday, 21 March

Few can pull off prop comedy. It can feel gimmicky at the best of times, and even then, funky props ...
Flickerfest -The Fest of Wee Flicks - Returns For Its 28th Year

Flickerfest -The Fest of Wee Flicks – Returns For Its 28th Year

Celebrating its 28th year in 2019, Flickerfest remains Australia’s leading Academy® Accredited and BAFTA recognised short film festival. To celebrate the ...
BMA Podcast #7 - The Little Dum Dum Club

BMA Podcast #7 – The Little Dum Dum Club

One of Australia’s most popular comedy podcasts The Little Dum Dum Club is back in Canberra for one night only, ...
[Comedy Profile] Chris Ryan - 'Bogus' - Friday 22 March

[Comedy Profile] Chris Ryan – ‘Bogus’ – Friday 22 March

Continuing the march/March of top quality Canberra comedy comes the terrifically funny and fantastically lovely Chris Ryan. We caught up ...
BMA Podcast #6 - Randy

BMA Podcast #6 – Randy

After a decade of tactical delays and hollow promises, Australia’s premier non-human stand-up comedian is finally coming to Canberra! BMA ...
[Comedy Profile] Sweaty Pits Invites You To Their Pity Party - Wed 20 March - Courtyard Theatre

[Comedy Profile] Sweaty Pits Invites You To Their Pity Party – Wed 20 March – Courtyard Theatre

Good friends and comedy stalwarts Frances McNair and Miriam Slater are Sweaty Pits and they are throwing a very special ...
[Comedy Profile] Maddy Weeks - The Civic Pub - Thursday, 21 Mar

[Comedy Profile] Maddy Weeks – The Civic Pub – Thursday, 21 Mar

What got you into comedy? The lack of hugs in my childhood/My eternal love for performing. Growing up, I watched ...
Lights! Canberra! Action! Moon! - Friday, 8 March

Lights! Canberra! Action! Moon! – Friday, 8 March

This Friday Enlighten Festival is shining a spotlight on Canberra’s talented film-makers with competition sparking creativity for Lights! Canberra! Action!'s ...
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[Book Review] Malala Yousafzai – ‘We Are Displaced’ [Weidenfeld & Nicolson; 2019]

Review by Cara Lennon Malala Yousafzai entered the public consciousness in a big way when she was attacked going to ...