Fri, 2013-09-13 16:57The Danger Ensemble goes where others fear to tread with their bold new production of the Wizard of Oz at La Boite. Playing as part of the Brisbane Festival, this is a dark, serious, and at times amusing interpretation of an old fable that explores the inner depths of the human soul, greed, the...Read more
Fri, 2013-11-29 05:00Expressions Dance Company Artistic Director Natalie Weir’s new production, When Time Stops, has been described as her most ambitious work to date. That is quite a statement given scope of her award winning works ‘Wthe heart is’and ‘&J’.
Featuring eight dancers, including 2012 Australian...Read more
Fri, 2013-11-29 05:00 A disturbingly different Wizard of Oz
It’s the Wizard of Oz, but not as you know it. Consider it to be a fairytale for the modern times: of fame, fantasy and those fifteen minutes. What will be at the end of the rainbow?
Created in collaboration by La Boite and the Danger Ensemble, this...Read more
Fri, 2013-11-29 05:00Lovers of Shakespeare are in for a treat with Nash Theatre’s production of the timeless Romeo & Juliet which opened in New Farm last week.
The Brisbane theatre going public has been offered no shortage of Shakespeare’s works in recent years, generally with a modern twist or Australian...Read more
Fri, 2013-11-29 05:00The big news coming out of QPAC this month is that they have signed up yet another major international ballet company to tour down under. Following hugely popular seasons by the Bolshoi and Hamburg Ballets, the American Ballet Theatre has confirmed that they will come to QPAC for an exclusive...Read more
Fri, 2013-11-29 05:00(Rated M)
Ambitious and moderately engaging yet frustrating in its ultimate unenlightening structure, ‘Jobs’ is a by-the-numbers biopic of a man who was anything but. As Apple founder Steve Jobs, Ashton Kutcher neither completely succeeds or fails as his performance lays somewhere in middling...Read more
Fri, 2013-11-29 05:00When speaking of this year’s Soundwave line up, organisers did mention that this it won’t come anything as close or epic as last year’s since it was the 10th anniversary, however there will be some fantastic old school headliners and good things are to come.
QNews agrees after seeing this...Read more
Fri, 2013-11-29 05:00Fresh from Sydney, Rufus are showing the rest of the world what Australia can manifest when it comes to synth and modern alternative pop. A very electric and soothing sound each track seems to deliver that you are unsure when one track ends and the other commences. Vocal s also beautifully...Read more
Fri, 2013-11-29 05:00Yep - following the trends of Backstreet Boys, Hanson, Eiffel 65, Take That, Duran Duran, NKOTB, East 17, boy band of the late 90’s 5ive have joined the reformation trend are doing a tour.
Unfortunately it will be 4 out of the 5 members (maybe they should be called 4our) as J will not be...Read more
Fri, 2013-11-29 05:00Alternative, folk Aussie pop is what this record screams. A much laid back, soothing, mellow sound – nothing too intense or confronting – be equipped with this album if embarking on a mind escaping, stress relieving hot bath. At times I felt this sound clashed with Zero 7 meeting Massive Attack but...Read more