Rob Greaves

Listen To Older Voices – Rosalyn Thornton : Part 1

Welcome to Listen To Older Voices, a program produced by Rob Greaves for Uniting Melba and podcast through the Toorak Times and...

Mick Pacholli

Nikki does Lola does Dietrich

Nikki Nouveau's new show Kabaret Dietrich took me back in time to a place in my childhood when life was much simpler. As a kid...

Murray Schoorman

NYE with Together Events @ Circa, St Kilda

New Years Eve @ Circa, Fitzroy Street, St Kilda was, for the 6th year in a row, a jam packed event. Shoulder to shoulder with Melbourne's finest models and influencers, the shift from 2017 to 2018 was celebrated in opulent style.

Blain Crellin

Two big nights of Tripod at MEMO Music Hall – Friday...

Blain Crellin speaks with TRIPOD here: Tripod Christmas Turkeys - Two big nights of Tripod at MEMO Music Hall - Friday 9 and Saturday 10...

Magda de la Pesca

WHO WAS JANIS JOPLIN?

To her intimate friends, she was known as Pearl. To her enthralled public, she was Janis Joplin, one of the greatest female singers in...

Frank Howson

2 GUYS AND THEIR SONGS

What’s in a Song? This question is about to be answered by two internationally successful songwriters in an evening of songs, VIP guest performers...

Kerrie Pacholli

Dream Lover has hit Melbourne like a dazzling and magnificent tsunami of entertainment. From subject matter in the late, great Bobby Darin through to the...

Meredith Fuller

 “LOVEPLAY” by Moira Buffini 15 & 16 June, National Theatre

2nd year NTDS Students Anthony O’Connell, Eva McEntee, Anton Koum, Delta Brooks, William Murray, Berk Ozturk, Jordan Chodzeisner National Theatre’s 2nd year students are...

Rocky Dabsckeck

Walk with one shoe – Part 2.

Reason When all else evades the honour of giving, reason prevails. Hero on the arm, tortured by faith in compassion she defies traceable actions of...

Stanley Butler

BLUESMAN DOC WHITE’S CHINA TRIP

ANATOMY OF A MUSICIAN’S TRIP TO CHINA On his recent trip to perform at Aussie Anthea Palmer’s Jimmy Hornet Creative Restaurant in Zhongshan, China, Australian Blues...
That woman made me jump

Talia Lewis

A Billion Colour Story

Indian Film Festival Melbourne Muslim-raised Imran Aziz (Gaurav Sharma) and his Hindu-raised wife Parvati (Vauka Sunkavalli) are self-professed “religious agnostics” returning to India after studying...

Kent Parkstreet

Happy Covfefe Day

Trump's presidency ended when he tweeted covfefe. His own party can no longer take him seriously, it will have to remove him. Any other...

Jessi Lewis

Underworld

Should art, and indeed audiences for that matter feel the need to compartmentalise genres that confuse? Trying to decipher this work is difficult, to...

Brenda Richards

THE GIFT OF GIVING  

Tis the season to be jolly, as you have a nervous breakdown pondering if you have bought everyone on your list a present, and...

Natalie J Heslop

Multi talented artist Nathan Hill, one of Melbourne's hidden gems is to shine at MUFF on closing night with his latest feature film "Revenge...

Catherine Hewitt

Tanya Lee Davies

Souvenir – film review

Isabelle Huppert is always extraordinary. Her face is a story in motion. The only other actress I can think of with such vivid emotional...

Isobel Blckthorn

La Mareta signed to Odyssey Books!

What an incredible start to 2018! I have just signed a publishing deal with Odyssey Books for La Mareta, a cosy mystery crime novel set...

Amanda Dweck

Chain “… and the night man walked on the moon*” Part...

CHAIN 1971 (Photo courtesy of Philip Morris) At age sixteen, Matt Taylor would frequent a fish shop near his house in Springhill, Brisbane. The fish shop...

John Topal

Trumbulling Times

What to make of things? Events are marching in front of motives clouded by a mist of confusion and anger. In the US, the...

Dr Greg

Dr Greg notes the passing of Prince and his legacy

Why we should mourn Prince I’m not some crazy besotted fan, but he had an incredible body of work, and like any great artist he...

Lisa Romeo

Jim Moginie’s (Midnight Oil) Electric Guitar Orchestra

 With special guests: ROSIE WESTBROOK & JOHN PHILLIPS The Colour Wheel is performed live by Jim Moginie and an ensemble of painters  and electric...

Charlotte Hewitson

fashion normality vs comfort zone

I used to be loud. Loud talking, loud opinions, loud actions but my fashion sense only expressed the trends. White shoes were on trend,...

Guests

The stories behind Aboriginal star names now recognised by the world’s...

 Milky Way star map by Bill Yidumduma Harney,  Senior Wardaman Edler. Bill Yidumduma Harney Four stars in the night sky have been formally recognised by their Australian...