Rob Greaves

Listen To Older Voices : Pat Wilson – Part 4

Welcome to Listen To Older Voices, a program produced by Rob Greaves for Wesley Mission Victoria and podcast through the Toorak Times and Tagg. Listen...

Mick Pacholli

Djuki Mala are Fabulous

What a marvellous show at Map 57, Djuki Mala is one of the most enjoyable experiences I have had at any show this year. The...

Murray Schoorman

Dolly Diamond: The Lady is a Tramp

THE LADY IS A TRAMP is an autobiographical tell-all and celebration of the life of a hard-working and fearless woman. Featuring tales of Dolly Diamond's life, loves and (alleged) lascivious behaviour this show features sensational new material and the incomparable Shanon Whitelock on piano.

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

MADMEN IN THE WILDERNESS

I saw a crazy man in the heart of the city cursing the people he passed, cursing the buildings, cursing someone long gone, cursing...

Kerrie Pacholli

No Fixed Address & Madder Lake @ MEMO

Bart Willoughby Looking and sounding like global rockstars the Legendary Aboriginal Rock/Reggae Act – NO FIXED ADDRESS played a double bill with Australia’s premier psychedelic...

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

MELODIA

The brainchild of three indefatigable cultural warriors who’ve chosen to call Hong Kong home, “Melodia” is a musical for the universal stage. A peaceful planet,...

Talia Lewis

Merrily We Roll Along

Southbank Theatre - The Lawler - 30 June - 15 July   If you’re looking for light entertainment, keep rolling along past Southbank Theatre’s The Lawler...

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

Respectable Thief Nástio Mosquito

Respectable Thief - where to begin exactly? This is a work which is as much layered as it is a superficial and visceral experience...

Brenda Richards

UP TO SPEED

“Often away and believed uneducable.” I stared at the words. This was Phil’s last school report, hand written on a sheet of paper. There was...

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

My venture into historical fiction begins

I have a little announcement, and I’m feeling awfully nervous.   For the past few weeks I’ve been throwing obstacles in the path of this. I’m...

Amanda Dweck

BluesTone Part 2 of 2

The Station Hotel is approx. 5.6kms from Flinders Street Station. Built in 1910, people still today reminisce about the Melbourne musicians who played there....

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

How Dr G.Yunupiŋu took Yolŋu culture to the world

Dr Yunupiŋu’s music is steeped in the culture of his people,the Yolŋu of northeast Arnhem Land.Dan Himbrechts/AAP The music of Dr G. Yunupiŋu —...