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REVIEW: Sydney Comedy Festival Gala

The opening night gala of the Sydney Comedy Festival at the State Theatre was a glimpse of the coming run of the festival, offering a dozen or so introductions to the many comedians and acts to be featured across Sydney-wide venues until May 16. The guests were in the fine hands of most capable host Randy […]

3 Weeks In Spring

In the wake of all Anzac Day events being cancelled due to COVID-19 we are still being given the opportunity to celebrate our national heroes. 3 Weeks In Spring the musical by Ian Gerrard and Russell Tredinnick will now be available on Youtube to watch for free on April 25 and 26. To help commemorate […]

Conchita Wurst & Trevor Ashley In Concert

One of the highlights of the Mardi Gras festival is a concert featuring Conchita Wurst and Trevor Ashley and guest starring Kate Miller-Heidke. Individually, these performers pack an immense amount of talent; together they will ignite the theatre. Ashley is an Australian treasure with prolific creative output. He’s recognised internationally for his uncanny drag impressions, […]

GENE KELLY: THE LEGACY – FULL INTERVIEW WITH PATRICIA WARD KELLY

By Mark Morellini Patricia Ward Kelly, the wife of the late Gene Kelly, brings her Gene Kelly: The Legacy show to Sydney and readers have the opportunity to read the complete interview in which Patricia speaks about the show and candidly shares some aspects of her life with the iconic silver screen legend. 1). WHAT […]

GENE KELLY: THE LEGACY

Biographer and film historian Patricia Ward Kelly presents a very intimate portrait of Gene Kelly as a man, husband and creative artist when she brings Gene Kelly: The Legacy to Sydney. “I take people on a journey into Gene’s heart and mind, using the stories he shared with me along with brilliant film clips on […]

Grayson Perry: Them & Us

English contemporary artist Grayson Perry is the master of many art forms including ceramics, photography and embroidery, and this week he will bring his newest live show, Them & Us, to Sydney audiences. Grayson is a Turner prize-winning artist and BAFTA-winning TV presenter, whose upcoming live show will explore cultural divisions amongst the world’s current climate.  Grayson […]

Crossing Over With John Edward

Whilst speaking with world-renowned psychic medium John Edward City Hub was shocked to learn that rather than dissuading sceptics from attending his events he actually encourages and welcomes them. During our conversation with Edward ahead of his upcoming events at Sydney’s State Theatre, we would come to learn that this mindset traces back to his […]

Comedy Genius

Dara Ó Briain has become one of the UK’s most in-demand hosts and comedians thanks to his unique fusion of scientific facts with hilarious stories. Next week Sydneysiders will have the opportunity to experience his supersonic wit and provocative observations first hand when he arrives at the State Theatre with his latest live show, Voice […]

Jack And The Beanstalk 3D

Pantomimes have always been incredibly popular in the UK and thanks to Director and Producer Bonnie Lythgoe, Australians are also falling in love with this unique and entertaining form of theatre. “From our first production, Snow White, here in Australia, we have felt the same expression of unbridled joy and love from audiences for our […]

THE NAKED CITY – HITS AND MISSES AT THE SYDNEY FEST

Throughout the world major cultural festivals inevitably reflect the social environment and historical background of the cities in which they are held. Look at Australia for example. The highly successful and always innovative Adelaide Festival has built its brand on both the intimate layout of the city itself and decades of strong patronage of the […]