Category: Arts

Arts in the ACT

[Book Review] Casey Cep - 'Furious Hours' [William Heinemann: London; 2019]

[Book Review] Casey Cep – ‘Furious Hours’ [William Heinemann: London; 2019]

Ugh, mixed feelings. At the outset I want to say this is a good book. However it suffers from a ...
[Comedy In Review] Whet Brekkie Presents - Civic Pub - Fri–Sat, 22-23 March

[Comedy In Review] Whet Brekkie Presents – Civic Pub – Fri–Sat, 22-23 March

There’s some things that are near impossible to describe in words. Like love. And grief. Oh, and the Canberra Comedy ...
[Comedy Profile] Frankie McNair

[Comedy Profile] Frankie McNair

Comedian Frankie McNair's recent sold out Comedy Festival show Frantasia was so loved that demand has summoned an encore show on ...
[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 ...