Category: Arts In Review

Eclipse – An Illusion & Dance Spectacular @ Canberra Theatre Centre, Friday July 7

Eclipse – An Illusion & Dance Spectacular @ Canberra Theatre Centre, Friday July 7

Billed as ‘An Illusion & Dance Spectacular’, Eclipse was a bit like Mandrake the Magician meets Riverdance. It was a ...
Melbourne International Comedy Festival Roadshow @ Canberra Theatre Centre, Saturday June 24

Melbourne International Comedy Festival Roadshow @ Canberra Theatre Centre, Saturday June 24

The Melbourne International Comedy Festival Roadshow (MICFR) is not only a tongue twister, but it had my body contorted from ...
Power Pussies #3 Burlesque @ Polit Bar, Friday June 23

Power Pussies #3 Burlesque @ Polit Bar, Friday June 23

This edition of Power Pussies was a sell-out and Rebelle Velveteen started the night with a sassy feather fan dance, ...
Relax, It’s Just Burlesque! @ Canberra Irish Club, Saturday June 3

Relax, It’s Just Burlesque! @ Canberra Irish Club, Saturday June 3

Presented by Minty and Delicious, this sold-out show had 130 attendees seated comfortably in the club’s main room. Poppie Button ...
Orb, Sydney Dance Company @ Canberra Theatre Centre, Thu–Sat May 25–27

Orb, Sydney Dance Company @ Canberra Theatre Centre, Thu–Sat May 25–27

A long time ago I read a line in a book that I can’t recall. It referred to the “rhizome ...
Tubular Bells For Two: Aidan Roberts and Daniel Holdsworth @ The Street Theatre, Friday May 5

Tubular Bells For Two: Aidan Roberts and Daniel Holdsworth @ The Street Theatre, Friday May 5

I first heard about Tubular Bells For Two five years ago when my father-in-law saw the show. It seemed to ...
Within Without: Lontananza @ James Turrell Skyspace, Mon-Fri May 1–5

Within Without: Lontananza @ James Turrell Skyspace, Mon-Fri May 1–5

A tightly-packed circle of believers. Their faces turned up to a flat disk of infinite depth, floating in a burning ...
Girls! Girls! Girls! and a Boy @ Teatro Vivaldi, Friday April 28

Girls! Girls! Girls! and a Boy @ Teatro Vivaldi, Friday April 28

Holly J’aDoll (Sydney) emceed this sold-out show presented by Miss Kitka’s House of Burlesque. With a history of performing with ...
Grrrlesque @ Teatro Vivaldi, Saturday April 22

Grrrlesque @ Teatro Vivaldi, Saturday April 22

With a wave of events in Canberra recently focussing on the strength and sisterhood of girl power and feminism, this ...