Category: Reviews

Clare Bowen, Timothy James Bowen @ Canberra Theatre Centre, Wednesday July 5

Clare Bowen, Timothy James Bowen @ Canberra Theatre Centre, Wednesday July 5

Timothy Bowen’s appearance on the stage on the dot of 7:30pm was low key. This unassuming young man, brother of Clare ...
All These Wonders by Catherine Burns

All These Wonders by Catherine Burns

[Serpent’s Tail; 2017] “When I was fifteen years old, I lived for a while in a mausoleum ... I was ...
Spider-Man: Homecoming

Spider-Man: Homecoming

It's a bird, it's a plane – no, it's the third reincarnation of Spider-Man! Spider-Man: Homecoming picks up where Captain ...
Hounds of Love

Hounds of Love

[CW: Rape] This is not a good time, in fact, it’s an exercise in endurance. Set in 1987’s sweltering Perth, ...
Monsieur Chocolat

Monsieur Chocolat

Monsieur Chocolat is a period showbiz drama that tells the story of Rafeel Padilla, a former Cuban slave who is ...
A Monster Calls

A Monster Calls

A Monster Calls is the engrossing tale of Connor (newcomer McDougall), a young British boy who is enduring a confusing time ...
Lady Macbeth

Lady Macbeth

Ever wondered what Lady Macbeth was like before she wedded (not so) worthy Thane Macbeth? I have… Katherine (Florence Pugh ...
It Comes at Night

It Comes at Night

Turgid paranoia trumping the best of intentions is the central theme of director Trey Edward Shults’ creepy dystopian film It ...
Niall Horan – ‘Slow Hands’

Niall Horan – ‘Slow Hands’

The chorus of this song contains the line, “like sweat dripping down our dirty laundry”, inferring he wore filthy clothes ...
Wet Lips – ‘Shame’

Wet Lips – ‘Shame’

There’s something immediately grabbing about ‘Shame’; the descending fuzz-stricken riff, the tight backbeat. But the trio only build from there ...