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Em Rusciano – The Rage & Rainbows

Rage and rainbows perfectly sum up Em Rusciano’s life since she last toured with her sell-out show, The Try Hard Tour in 2017. In the intervening years, she had a brief but eventful breakfast radio career, recorded a hit song, had a painfully public miscarriage, gave birth to her third child, and rescued a unicorn named […]

Muriel’s Wedding The Musical

A globally successful movie and smash hit musical adaptation prove that this iconic Australian work is anything but terrible. The story of Muriel Hislop and her nuptial ambitions is now as embedded in local folklore as the story of Miranda lost at Hanging Rock. When Muriel’s Wedding: The Musical made its debut at the end […]

THE NAKED CITY – THE EURO-EVERYWHERE SONG CONTEST

Congratulations to Kate Miller-Heidke, who has just been voted as Australia’s representative at the 2019 Eurovision Song Contest. As you probably know the public got to have their say this year as to who our chosen singer would be and Kate topped both the popular and jury votes. Regardless of the quality of the warblers […]

Muriel’s Wedding The Musical

The wharf is alive with Muriel fever as STC puts the finishing touches on its finale for 2017, Muriel’s Wedding – and it’s a musical. Taking a treasured part of our Australian film psyche and transferring it to the stage could be a daunting prospect but it’s happening, courtesy of a stellar cast, a raft […]

Kate Miller-Heidke – Live At The Sydney Opera House

Australian songstress Kate Miller-Heidke combines her prodigious talents with the Sydney Symphony Orchestra in a surprisingly smooth blend of orchestral and pop music. Blending pop and folk with classical and opera is no easy feat but SSO and Miller-Heidke have done a phenomenal job with this release. The smoothness of the compositions and arrangements can […]

LIVE WIRE – Sydney’s Live Music Guide Mar 23

The East Pointers: A Canadian trio who make traditional music seem ridiculously hip. Their upbeat original tunes inspire audiences the world over and have made them a constant festival drawcard since they began recording and touring in 2015. Thu, Mar 23, Camelot Lounge Kate Miller-Heidke: The Australian music sensation will bring her inimitable vocal ability […]

The Rabbits

The Rabbits is one of most original local productions to appear on Australian stages in recent years. Billed as an “opera”, its spoken word component places it firmly in the genre of musical theatre. Based on a children’s book written by John Marsden and illustrated by Shaun Tan, The Rabbits (director John Sheedy, librettist Lally Katz) […]

Kate Miller-Heidke – O Vertigo!

Miller-Heidke’s fourth studio album and her first since leaving Sony, O Vertigo! finds the Brisbane songstress in fine form – and while there are no great departures here, this album is arguably her most accomplished to date. The vocals – always one of her strongest points – are superb, and musically she’s better than ever. […]

LIVE WIRE – Sydney Live Music Guide June 27th

Kate Miller-Heidke: She is one of Australia’s most unique songstresses with an equally unique name. Miller-Heidke will be hitting Sydney on Thursday as part of the Heavenly Sounds showcase, pairing up with long time collaborator Keir Nuttall for the first time since last year. The archaic setting of the church ensures that this gig is like […]